The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 56 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 0.37% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 0.40% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £350 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.04 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.24%
Applications Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
709 756 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.44% 93.56% 91.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 513 327
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 25
Average hourly rate £18.23 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.80% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) CAFM
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) CAFM
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP