The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 67 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 29 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.05% 1.65% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.72% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 6
Average daily rate £538 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £471 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £548 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
1359 1280 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.97% 96.17% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 694 539
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Average hourly rate £22.01 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.50 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 5 February 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 34 (61.82%) Banking
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Project Management
4 15 (27.27%) Retail
5 14 (25.45%) Retail Banking
6 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (18.18%) Migration
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
10 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.09%) Service Management
10 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 4 (7.27%) ITIL
11 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
12 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
12 3 (5.45%) Change Control
12 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
12 3 (5.45%) Oracle
12 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
13 2 (3.64%) Change Management
13 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (3.64%) People Management
13 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
13 2 (3.64%) Non-Functional Testing
13 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
13 2 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
13 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 34 (61.82%) Banking
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 15 (27.27%) Retail
4 14 (25.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Front Office
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Project Management
2 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.18%) Migration
4 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Test Strategy
6 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Change Management
9 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
1 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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