The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 97 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 23 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.95% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 6
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£450 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £398 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £500 £441
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +13.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Senior Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2244 2317 2653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.15% 91.40% 88.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1018 983
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 89 84
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Reading +9 6 £500 - 3
Slough +1 3 £450 -10.00%
Newbury +2 1 £438 +6.06% 1
Windsor - 1 - -
Wokingham - - - -
Ascot - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Senior Manager
South East

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title.

1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
1 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Finance
4 8 (17.39%) Marketing
5 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.70%) MS Office
8 4 (8.70%) PMP
8 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Marketing Strategy
8 4 (8.70%) Web Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) Degree
9 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.52%) Retail
9 3 (6.52%) Time Management
9 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
1 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (4.35%) MVNO
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.17%) NAS
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) PMI
1 1 (2.17%) Social Media
1 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.17%) Xbox
1 1 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.04%) CRM
4 6 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
5 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.87%) Analytics
6 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
6 4 (8.70%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Web Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.52%) Time Management
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) RPG
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) PMP
1 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) APMP
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
3 1 (2.17%) CIMA
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.17%) Metastorm
2 1 (2.17%) VMware
2 1 (2.17%) EMC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco