The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 97 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 21 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.96% 1.13% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.21% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 12
Median daily rate £470 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £405 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £52.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
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
1991 2308 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.41% 93.21% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1295 1129
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 107 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 9 £481 -3.75% 5
Bracknell -7 2 £300 -
Wokingham - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Senior Manager
South East

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Finance
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Degree
6 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) SDLC
8 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
8 5 (12.50%) Service Management
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) PMP
8 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
9 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) MS Project
10 3 (7.50%) Scrum
10 3 (7.50%) Identity Management
10 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
10 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.50%) Skype
10 3 (7.50%) Office 365
10 3 (7.50%) Presales
11 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team Management

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Skype
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) DWDM
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) MPLS
3 1 (2.50%) SDH
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.50%) GIS
1 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.50%) HBase
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Economics
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Biology
4 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) SDLC
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Identity Management
7 3 (7.50%) Presales
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) PHP
1 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 5 (12.50%) PMP
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) APMP
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Informatica
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy