The median contractor rate for a Applications Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Manager
England / London
Rank 351 331 323
Rank change year-on-year -20 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 49 97 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 75 55
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £590 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -0.57% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £42.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Applications Manager in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 10 £575 +8.23% 2
Bromley +12 1 £575 +15.00%
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Applications Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 40 (35.09%) Project Management
2 39 (34.21%) Finance
3 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (19.30%) Banking
5 18 (15.79%) Retail
5 18 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 16 (14.04%) Service Delivery
6 16 (14.04%) Migration
7 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (13.16%) ITIL
8 13 (11.40%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.53%) Windows
9 12 (10.53%) Data Centre
10 11 (9.65%) Service Management
10 11 (9.65%) QA
11 10 (8.77%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.77%) Change Management
11 10 (8.77%) SDLC
12 9 (7.89%) Scrum
12 9 (7.89%) Front Office
12 9 (7.89%) CRM
12 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
13 8 (7.02%) Oracle
13 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
13 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (7.02%) Investment Banking
13 8 (7.02%) DevOps
14 7 (6.14%) SQL
14 7 (6.14%) .NET
14 7 (6.14%) MS Excel

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) Chatbot
3 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.51%) MS Project
4 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) G Suite
3 2 (1.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Extranet
1 3 (2.63%) Intranet
2 2 (1.75%) DMZ
2 2 (1.75%) Multicast
2 2 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Hudson
1 3 (2.63%) Selenium
1 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (2.63%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (34.21%) Finance
2 22 (19.30%) Banking
3 18 (15.79%) Retail
4 9 (7.89%) Front Office
5 8 (7.02%) Investment Banking
6 6 (5.26%) Marketing
7 3 (2.63%) Billing
7 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.75%) Advertising
8 2 (1.75%) Back Office
8 2 (1.75%) Legal
8 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.88%) French Language
9 1 (0.88%) Games
9 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.88%) Law
9 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) J2EE
2 3 (2.63%) Java EE
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.75%) HTML5
3 2 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) jQuery
4 1 (0.88%) REST
4 1 (0.88%) SOAP
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) WS-I
4 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.51%) User Experience
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.88%) PDA
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.53%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.75%) AIX
4 2 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.75%) Solaris
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.09%) Project Management
2 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (14.04%) Migration
3 16 (14.04%) Service Delivery
4 15 (13.16%) ITIL
4 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (11.40%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.65%) Service Management
7 10 (8.77%) Change Management
7 10 (8.77%) SDLC
7 10 (8.77%) Waterfall
8 9 (7.89%) CRM
8 9 (7.89%) Scrum
9 8 (7.02%) DevOps
9 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.26%) Contract Management
10 6 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (5.26%) Product Marketing
10 6 (5.26%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.14%) SQL
2 4 (3.51%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) Python
4 1 (0.88%) Scala
4 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.26%) PMP
2 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) Degree
4 3 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) ECDL
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PgMP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.88%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
1 2 (1.75%) vSphere
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) SRDF
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Ansible
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
1 3 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) TADDM
2 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.26%) Facebook
4 3 (2.63%) Google
4 3 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (1.75%) Arista
5 2 (1.75%) F5
5 2 (1.75%) Sybase
5 2 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.88%) Aareon
6 1 (0.88%) Cognos
6 1 (0.88%) EMC
6 1 (0.88%) FNZ
6 1 (0.88%) IFS
6 1 (0.88%) Kenexa
6 1 (0.88%) Northgate
6 1 (0.88%) Orchard
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
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