Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Development Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 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 Development Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 833 825
Rank change year-on-year -25 -8 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Development Manager 19 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.046% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.048% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 35
UK median daily rate £513 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +20.00% -1.41%
10th Percentile £397 £378 £313
90th Percentile £760 £830 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -7.55% +17.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Applications Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Development Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Development Manager in the UK

Applications Development Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Development Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -14 18 £510 -2.86%
UK excluding London 0 11 £463 -7.55%
London -31 7 £550 -
South East -8 4 £518 -4.17%
Midlands +17 3 £400 +4.58%
East of England -6 3 £450 +12.50%
West Midlands - 2 £488 -
North of England +49 1 - -
North West +19 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 £400 +4.58%

Applications Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Applications 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 Applications Development Manager in the job title.

1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) JSP
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.79%) SAML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Spring
4 3 (15.79%) Traceability Matrix
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Law
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) MySQL
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

Applications Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (5.26%) Apache TomEE
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.26%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) SMTP
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) FishEye
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (5.26%) jMock
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) HTML5
1 4 (21.05%) JSP
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (15.79%) SAML
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Facelets
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) JPA
3 1 (5.26%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) RichFaces
3 1 (5.26%) Sass
3 1 (5.26%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Traceability Matrix
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) RUP
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat