The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 107 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.046% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.051% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £650 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £440 £415
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2069 1966 1873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.75% 90.98% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 1033 855
Average daily rate £350 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 147 186
Average hourly rate £15.71 £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.28 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £34.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Coventry - - - -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) WhereScape RED
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) BPCS

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BPCS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) WhereScape RED
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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