The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 49 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 0.39% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.42% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Average daily rate £480 £538 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.69% +30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £528 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £548 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £54.50 -
% change year-on-year
-8.25% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 480 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.40% 93.75% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 257 315
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £224 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.70 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Manager
West Midlands

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
6 1 (7.69%) APMP
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) P3O
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) PMI
6 1 (7.69%) PMP
6 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) QA

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) P3O
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SAP