The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 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
UK > Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Wales median daily rate - - £550
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Wales. 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 594 539 823
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.27% 96.94% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1205 1749
Wales median daily rate £363 £378 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +4.71%  
10th Percentile £175 £200 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 112 143
Wales median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -5.10%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £54.00 £44.03 £18.50
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in Wales

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in Wales

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in Wales

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 8 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (100.00%) JCAPS
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) HL7
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
3 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (62.50%) ITSM
4 5 (62.50%) Service Management
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Release Management
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) ITSM
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) HL7
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) InterSystems