Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 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 Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 102 83
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.77% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Birmingham median daily rate £425 - £406
10th Percentile £400 - £373
90th Percentile £600 - £434
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1486 1446 1314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.27% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 926 821
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £216 £225 £210
90th Percentile £525 £550 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 52 65
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -1.67% +7.64%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.29 £10.73
90th Percentile £39.50 £27.42 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Manager in Birmingham

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Birmingham region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Development
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) PDM
3 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Development
3 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (33.33%) PDM
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards