The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 70 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 25 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 1.88% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.98% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 19
Median daily rate £495 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £465 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £489 £488
% change year-on-year
-1.79% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Senior Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1266 1367 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.55% 95.13% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 721 741
Median daily rate £400 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 35
Median hourly rate £29.16 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.78% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 43 (65.15%) Banking
2 37 (56.06%) Finance
3 25 (37.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (37.88%) Project Management
4 20 (30.30%) Retail
5 19 (28.79%) Retail Banking
6 13 (19.70%) Migration
7 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
10 4 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
11 3 (4.55%) Law
11 3 (4.55%) Front Office
11 3 (4.55%) Supplier Management
11 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
12 2 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
12 2 (3.03%) APMP
12 2 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
12 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
12 2 (3.03%) Markit EDM
12 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
12 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.03%) Charles River

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (1.52%) Confluence
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 43 (65.15%) Banking
2 37 (56.06%) Finance
3 20 (30.30%) Retail
4 19 (28.79%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Front Office
5 3 (4.55%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Social Media
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Project Management
1 25 (37.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (19.70%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
4 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.52%) Case Management
8 1 (1.52%) Programme Governance
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) APMP
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Charles River
2 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle