The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Application Manager
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 387 343
Rank change year-on-year +17 -44  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 48 37 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 70
Median daily rate £475 £470 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +3.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £351 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 June 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 +3 10 £518 +8.94% 6
Wembley - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) Project Management
3 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.65%) Mobile App
5 19 (19.59%) Migration
6 18 (18.56%) Banking
6 18 (18.56%) Retail
7 16 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
8 12 (12.37%) Scrum
8 12 (12.37%) ITIL
9 11 (11.34%) PMI Certification
9 11 (11.34%) Service Management
9 11 (11.34%) Legal
9 11 (11.34%) User Experience
10 10 (10.31%) PMP
11 9 (9.28%) Change Management
11 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (8.25%) Windows
12 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
13 7 (7.22%) Supplier Management
13 7 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
13 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
14 6 (6.19%) PRINCE
14 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.19%) Degree
14 6 (6.19%) QA
15 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.03%) Apache
1 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.03%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.06%) G Suite
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Big Data
1 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 18 (18.56%) Banking
2 18 (18.56%) Retail
3 11 (11.34%) Legal
4 4 (4.12%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Law
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Back Office
5 3 (3.09%) Front Office
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.09%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
6 2 (2.06%) Billing
6 2 (2.06%) International Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Electronics
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
1 2 (2.06%) REST
1 2 (2.06%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (2.06%) SOAP
2 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.03%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.34%) User Experience
3 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.06%) EPoS
4 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.06%) PMI
4 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.03%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Windows
2 5 (5.15%) Android
2 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Project Management
2 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Migration
4 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
4 16 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.37%) ITIL
5 12 (12.37%) Scrum
6 11 (11.34%) Service Management
7 9 (9.28%) Change Management
8 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.22%) Supplier Management
9 7 (7.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.19%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.15%) Document Management
11 5 (5.15%) Kanban
11 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.15%) SDLC
12 4 (4.12%) Customer Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.12%) SQL
2 3 (3.09%) Ruby
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) Java
3 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.03%) PHP
3 1 (1.03%) Python
3 1 (1.03%) Scala
3 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) PMI Certification
2 10 (10.31%) PMP
3 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.03%) MCSE
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PgMP
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) PMO
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.03%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) SAP
4 2 (2.06%) Google
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Aareon
5 1 (1.03%) Canon
5 1 (1.03%) FNZ
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Kenexa
5 1 (1.03%) Northgate
5 1 (1.03%) Orchard
5 1 (1.03%) Symantec
5 1 (1.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.03%) VMware