Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 July 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 285 326 335
Rank change year-on-year +41 +9 -71
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 74 60 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.46% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 49
South East median daily rate £463 £460 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +9.52% +2.44%
10th Percentile £310 £363 £336
90th Percentile £556 £569 £539
England median daily rate £453 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £26.63 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -36.61% -16.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15164 17684 18724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.44% 95.03% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8724 10706 10558
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £241 £235 £226
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 725 757 901
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in the South East

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in the South East

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Manager in the South East

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in the South East

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Thames Valley +25 35 £470 +4.44% 4
Berkshire +39 20 £465 -2.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £469 +25.00%
Hampshire +9 12 £450 +16.13%
Surrey -7 10 £525 +5.00% 1
Middlesex +9 5 £463 -2.63%
West Sussex +18 4 £325 -33.33% 2
Kent +14 2 £305 -34.05%
Oxfordshire -10 2 £500 +24.22% 1
Sussex - 1 £305 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Project Management
3 19 (25.68%) Finance
4 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
5 15 (20.27%) ITIL
6 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.22%) Oracle
8 11 (14.86%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.51%) SDLC
9 10 (13.51%) Change Management
10 9 (12.16%) Migration
10 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
11 8 (10.81%) Scrum
12 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
13 6 (8.11%) Project Governance
13 6 (8.11%) PMP
13 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
14 5 (6.76%) SAP
14 5 (6.76%) RUP
14 5 (6.76%) SLA
14 5 (6.76%) Degree
14 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
14 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
14 5 (6.76%) Compatibility Testing
14 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
15 4 (5.41%) Software Delivery
15 4 (5.41%) Network Security
15 4 (5.41%) Data Migration

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.05%) Documentum
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.05%) Maximo
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.35%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) G Suite
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
1 2 (2.70%) MSI
2 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Gradle
2 1 (1.35%) Hudson
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.05%) PMI
3 2 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Mesosphere
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Solaris
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Project Management
3 16 (21.62%) PRINCE2
4 15 (20.27%) ITIL
5 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.86%) Waterfall
7 10 (13.51%) Change Management
7 10 (13.51%) SDLC
8 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Scrum
9 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.11%) Project Governance
11 5 (6.76%) Compatibility Testing
11 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.76%) RUP
12 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.41%) SSADM
12 4 (5.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) Groovy
1 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.11%) PMP
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
3 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) HNC
5 1 (1.35%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) PMO
3 2 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) Mesos
2 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) SAP
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.05%) webMethods
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.70%) Syclo
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.35%) Pega
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.35%) Siebel
6 1 (1.35%) Wyse
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