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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 53 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 19 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.25% 2.05% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.13% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 11
Median daily rate £475 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £705 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £55.00

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
800 1362 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 96.19% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 721 724
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 17
Median hourly rate £52.00 £39.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £100.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 February 2017.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Banking
6 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) Migration
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 5 (17.86%) Retail
8 5 (17.86%) JIRA
8 5 (17.86%) Wealth Management
8 5 (17.86%) FNZ
8 5 (17.86%) Sonata
9 4 (14.29%) Retail Banking
9 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) MS Office
10 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (10.71%) Fintech
11 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (7.14%) Change Control
11 2 (7.14%) PMO

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Sonata
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
4 4 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Wealth Management
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Change Control
7 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Dependency Management
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
1 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) FNZ
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix