The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 45 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.04% 1.25% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.32% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Median daily rate £466 £455 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
616 605 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.55% 94.38% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 380 342
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 28
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.10 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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 21 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
6 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Presales
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) PMI
6 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Finance
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) SLA
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) PMI
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Presales
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (4.35%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Mercator
3 1 (4.35%) SAP