Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 471 436
Rank change year-on-year -59 -35 +38
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 104 137 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 94 119
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £373 £361 £323
90th Percentile £708 £668 £663
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £19.85 -
England median hourly rate - £19.85 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Applications Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -5 24 £463 -6.33% 1
South London -29 6 £713 +54.05%
West London -10 3 £400 -5.88%
North London - 3 £520 -
East London -8 2 £675 -15.63%
Applications Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (38.46%) Project Management
2 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.04%) Mobile App
3 25 (24.04%) Finance
4 24 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 23 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (14.42%) ITIL
7 11 (10.58%) Retail
8 10 (9.62%) Migration
9 9 (8.65%) Service Management
9 9 (8.65%) Scrum
10 8 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.69%) CRM
10 8 (7.69%) Oracle
11 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
11 7 (6.73%) PMP
11 7 (6.73%) User Experience
12 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.77%) PMI Certification
12 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (5.77%) Windows
12 6 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (5.77%) Android
12 6 (5.77%) Banking
12 6 (5.77%) Asset Management
13 5 (4.81%) Supplier Management
13 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.81%) APMP

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 3 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) Drupal
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.88%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.96%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.96%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
1 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
4 1 (0.96%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.96%) DataStage
4 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Law
5 4 (3.85%) Front Office
6 3 (2.88%) Legal
7 2 (1.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) International Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
8 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) CSS
1 4 (3.85%) HTML
2 3 (2.88%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.96%) HTML5
4 1 (0.96%) J2EE
4 1 (0.96%) REST
4 1 (0.96%) Sass
4 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.73%) User Experience
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.88%) EPoS
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.92%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.92%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.96%) Fintech
7 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Android
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.92%) AIX
4 1 (0.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Unix
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Project Management
2 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 23 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.42%) ITIL
6 10 (9.62%) Migration
7 9 (8.65%) Scrum
7 9 (8.65%) Service Management
8 8 (7.69%) CRM
8 8 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (5.77%) Asset Management
9 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.81%) Kanban
10 5 (4.81%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (4.81%) Release Management
10 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.81%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.92%) PHP
4 1 (0.96%) C#
4 1 (0.96%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) PMP
2 6 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.81%) APMP
4 4 (3.85%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) PMO
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Control-M
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Google
4 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) Canon
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Northgate
5 1 (0.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.96%) Sun
5 1 (0.96%) Sybase
5 1 (0.96%) Symantec
5 1 (0.96%) VMware