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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 69 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 17 56 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 3.34% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 3.51% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 19
Median daily rate £465 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £437 £484
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £493
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%
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
1128 1594 1147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.66% 94.99% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 855 627
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 32 (53.33%) Banking
3 25 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (36.67%) Project Management
5 13 (21.67%) Retail
6 12 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 8 (13.33%) Migration
7 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (8.33%) Change Management
10 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (6.67%) Wealth Management
11 4 (6.67%) JIRA
11 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Scrum
11 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.67%) Law
11 4 (6.67%) MS Office
11 4 (6.67%) Oracle
12 3 (5.00%) Charles River
12 3 (5.00%) Front Office
12 3 (5.00%) Java
12 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
12 3 (5.00%) SQL

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 (1.67%) Confluence
1 1 (1.67%) SAS
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.67%) MS Office
4 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Sonata
2 1 (1.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
1 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 33 (55.00%) Finance
2 32 (53.33%) Banking
3 13 (21.67%) Retail
4 12 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.67%) Law
6 3 (5.00%) Front Office
7 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Social Media
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (36.67%) Project Management
3 8 (13.33%) Migration
3 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) Change Management
5 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.67%) Scrum
6 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Wealth Management
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (3.33%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Dependency Management
8 2 (3.33%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) Java
1 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Charles River
3 3 (5.00%) FNZ
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.67%) SAP