The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 52 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 343 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.87% 93.72% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 148 192
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 97
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £58.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Senior Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BS25999
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Novell eDirectory