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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 56 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 1.06% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £475 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -3.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
Senior Manager
West Midlands

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
674 617 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.60% 93.20% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 394 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -19.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) PMI
3 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) SLA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) PMI
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Mercator
3 1 (5.88%) SAP