The median contractor rate for a Application Development Manager was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Development Manager
UK
Rank 578 614 597
Rank change year-on-year +36 -17  
Contract jobs requiring an Application Development Manager 15 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.056% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.059% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 10
Median daily rate £494 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.72% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £372 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £485 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +9.72% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.88

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Application Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Application Development Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Application Development Manager in the UK

Application Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Development Manager in the UK

Application Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Development Manager over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Development Manager in the UK

Application Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Development Manager in the UK

Application Development Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Development Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +15 12 £500 +11.11% 4
London +34 5 £475 +5.55%
South East +15 4 £581 +29.16% 3
Scotland +23 3 £431 -
East of England +1 3 £450 -30.76% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 -
Edinburgh +18 2 £488 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Hatfield - 2 £450 -
City of London - 2 £450 -
Surrey +7 1 £625 +35.13% 1
Middlesex - 1 £538 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Redhill - 1 £625 -

Application Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Application Development 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 featuring Application Development Manager in the job title.

1 19 (63.33%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.33%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) PMP
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.67%) Legal
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Retail
8 2 (6.67%) RAD
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (6.67%) C#
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

Application Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) RAD
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Informatica
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) SAP
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