The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 37 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.49% 2.10% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 2.22% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Senior Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
193 225 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.02% 94.54% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 140 68
Median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 24
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.11 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £14.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.87 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Chester region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Intune
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft