The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 145 118 151
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 53 87 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 1.50% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.62% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 58
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £597
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £493 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £44.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.22%
Senior Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5002 5361 6717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.08% 92.21% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 3876 4904
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 91 148
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £12.90 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £35.00 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 46 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (31.52%) Banking
3 21 (22.83%) Project Management
4 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.48%) PRINCE2
6 13 (14.13%) Legal
7 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
8 8 (8.70%) Scrum
8 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
9 7 (7.61%) Change Management
9 7 (7.61%) Degree
10 6 (6.52%) QA
10 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.52%) ITIL
10 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
10 6 (6.52%) SDLC
11 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (5.43%) Java
11 5 (5.43%) Law
11 5 (5.43%) Analytics
12 4 (4.35%) Change Control
12 4 (4.35%) Credit Risk
12 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
12 4 (4.35%) CRM
12 4 (4.35%) PMP
12 4 (4.35%) Microsoft

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) SAS
1 2 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.26%) MS Project
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.09%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
1 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
2 2 (2.17%) RIP
2 2 (2.17%) VoIP
2 2 (2.17%) DMZ
2 2 (2.17%) MPLS
2 2 (2.17%) OSPF
2 2 (2.17%) BGP
2 2 (2.17%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) IPsec
2 2 (2.17%) Network Security
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.17%) HSRP
2 2 (2.17%) MVNO
2 2 (2.17%) Multicast
2 2 (2.17%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.09%) DB2
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.09%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.09%) JMeter
3 1 (1.09%) Selenium
3 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Behat
General
1 46 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (31.52%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Legal
4 11 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 5 (5.43%) Law
7 3 (3.26%) Retail
8 2 (2.17%) Billing
8 2 (2.17%) International Banking
8 2 (2.17%) Marketing
8 2 (2.17%) Front Office
8 2 (2.17%) Publishing
9 1 (1.09%) Back Office
9 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.09%) Advertising
9 1 (1.09%) German Language
9 1 (1.09%) Russian Language
9 1 (1.09%) Private Banking
9 1 (1.09%) Local Government
9 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) J2EE
1 2 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) LAMP
2 1 (1.09%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) XML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.26%) PMI
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.17%) Statistics
5 2 (2.17%) iPad
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Derivative
6 1 (1.09%) NHS
6 1 (1.09%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Android
2 2 (2.17%) UNIX
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.83%) Project Management
2 19 (20.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (18.48%) PRINCE2
3 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.70%) Scrum
5 7 (7.61%) Change Management
6 6 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.52%) ITIL
6 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.52%) SDLC
7 5 (5.43%) Analytics
8 4 (4.35%) Change Control
8 4 (4.35%) CRM
9 3 (3.26%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.26%) Line Management
9 3 (3.26%) Coaching
9 3 (3.26%) People Management
9 3 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.17%) Investment Management
10 2 (2.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) Java
2 2 (2.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) PHP
3 1 (1.09%) C#
3 1 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.35%) PMP
5 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.17%) APMP
6 2 (2.17%) CCIE
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) MBA
7 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) COBIT
2 2 (2.17%) MiFID
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.09%) Basel II
3 1 (1.09%) IAS 39
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (2.17%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
2 2 (2.17%) hybris
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco
2 2 (2.17%) Juniper
2 2 (2.17%) CA
2 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.17%) ATG
3 1 (1.09%) VMware
3 1 (1.09%) Actimize
3 1 (1.09%) IBM
3 1 (1.09%) SAP
3 1 (1.09%) HP
3 1 (1.09%) Citrix
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