The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 211 214 230
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 529 459 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 0.96% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.03% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 327 281
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£525 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £689 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £54.95 £74.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.10% -26.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Senior Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48150 44632 47204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.66% 92.87% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30462 27584 27113
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1947 1915 2346
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -7.65%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 279 £550 -2.43% 109
South East +11 87 £480 -8.57% 28
South West -7 45 £523 +16.11% 16
North West +13 44 £450 -21.73% 12
East of England -41 22 £525 -4.54% 13
Yorkshire -1 15 £425 -7.15% 14
East Midlands 0 14 £451 +12.68% 3
West Midlands -19 12 £500 +4.71% 8
North East -38 5 £500 +33.33%
Midlands - 3 £530 -
Senior Manager
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 354 (34.71%) Project Management
2 325 (31.86%) Finance
3 275 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 252 (24.71%) PRINCE2
5 185 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
6 161 (15.78%) Banking
7 88 (8.63%) Security Cleared
8 83 (8.14%) Change Management
9 77 (7.55%) Retail
10 74 (7.25%) Migration
11 72 (7.06%) ITIL
12 64 (6.27%) Programme Management
12 64 (6.27%) Change Control
13 59 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
14 58 (5.69%) Telecoms
15 56 (5.49%) Risk Management
16 55 (5.39%) Oracle
17 54 (5.29%) Scrum
18 50 (4.90%) SC Cleared
19 49 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 49 (4.80%) Degree
20 48 (4.71%) E-Commerce
21 46 (4.51%) PMI Certification
21 46 (4.51%) Service Management
22 45 (4.41%) MS Project
23 44 (4.31%) SAP
24 42 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 41 (4.02%) Microsoft
26 37 (3.63%) Marketing
26 37 (3.63%) Investment Banking

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.49%) CMS
2 5 (0.49%) Lync
3 4 (0.39%) Confluence
3 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.29%) SAS
4 3 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.098%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.098%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.098%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.098%) Apache
6 1 (0.098%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 45 (4.41%) MS Project
2 33 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.35%) MS Office
4 16 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.098%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.39%) SAP EWM
5 3 (0.29%) RMDS
5 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.20%) Agresso
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.20%) HFM
6 2 (0.20%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.098%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.098%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.29%) PaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.098%) Office 365
4 1 (0.098%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.098%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.55%) WAN
2 20 (1.96%) LAN
3 15 (1.47%) Internet
4 7 (0.69%) Firewall
5 6 (0.59%) Intranet
5 6 (0.59%) Broadband
6 5 (0.49%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (0.49%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.39%) VoIP
8 3 (0.29%) BGP
8 3 (0.29%) 4G
8 3 (0.29%) LDAP
8 3 (0.29%) 3G
8 3 (0.29%) SAN
8 3 (0.29%) 2G
9 2 (0.20%) DMZ
9 2 (0.20%) HTTP
9 2 (0.20%) MPLS
9 2 (0.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.69%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.39%) Big Data
3 4 (0.39%) QlikView
4 3 (0.29%) Essbase
4 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.20%) Xcelsius
5 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.20%) MS Access
5 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.20%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.098%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.098%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (0.98%) JIRA
2 3 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.20%) Toad
3 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.098%) Subversion
4 1 (0.098%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.098%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.098%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.098%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 325 (31.86%) Finance
2 161 (15.78%) Banking
3 77 (7.55%) Retail
4 58 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 37 (3.63%) Investment Banking
5 37 (3.63%) Marketing
6 35 (3.43%) Legal
7 26 (2.55%) Front Office
8 18 (1.76%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.27%) Back Office
10 11 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.08%) Local Government
11 10 (0.98%) Law
11 10 (0.98%) Billing
12 9 (0.88%) Publishing
13 8 (0.78%) Advertising
13 8 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.49%) Automotive
15 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.98%) .NET
2 9 (0.88%) Middleware
3 8 (0.78%) Web Services
4 7 (0.69%) HTML
5 5 (0.49%) CSS
6 4 (0.39%) XML
6 4 (0.39%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.29%) Velocity
7 3 (0.29%) Mason
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.20%) HTML5
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.20%) SOAP
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.098%) Spring
9 1 (0.098%) JSON
9 1 (0.098%) OLE
9 1 (0.098%) JMX
9 1 (0.098%) LAMP
9 1 (0.098%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (2.65%) NHS
3 23 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.06%) PMI
6 19 (1.86%) Open Source
7 17 (1.67%) Derivative
8 15 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.47%) User Experience
9 13 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 10 (0.98%) Credit Risk
11 8 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.69%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.69%) Social Media
13 6 (0.59%) Statistics
14 5 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
15 4 (0.39%) DTV
15 4 (0.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (2.06%) Windows
2 10 (0.98%) UNIX
3 8 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.69%) Android
4 7 (0.69%) Linux
5 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.20%) AIX
7 2 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.098%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (34.71%) Project Management
2 275 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 252 (24.71%) PRINCE2
4 185 (18.14%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (8.14%) Change Management
6 74 (7.25%) Migration
7 72 (7.06%) ITIL
8 64 (6.27%) Programme Management
8 64 (6.27%) Change Control
9 56 (5.49%) Risk Management
10 54 (5.29%) Scrum
11 48 (4.71%) E-Commerce
12 46 (4.51%) Service Management
13 35 (3.43%) Service Delivery
14 30 (2.94%) CRM
15 29 (2.84%) Waterfall
16 28 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (2.75%) PRINCE
16 28 (2.75%) Agile Project Management
17 26 (2.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (1.27%) Java
1 13 (1.27%) SQL
2 8 (0.78%) C
3 2 (0.20%) C#
3 2 (0.20%) C++
3 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.20%) RPG
3 2 (0.20%) Python
3 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.098%) Groovy
4 1 (0.098%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.098%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.098%) VBA
4 1 (0.098%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 88 (8.63%) Security Cleared
2 50 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 49 (4.80%) Degree
3 49 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 46 (4.51%) PMI Certification
5 42 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (3.43%) PMP
7 17 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.98%) APMP
9 8 (0.78%) ISEB
10 7 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (0.59%) CRISC
12 5 (0.49%) MBA
12 5 (0.49%) CISA
13 4 (0.39%) CISSP
13 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.29%) HNC
14 3 (0.29%) HND
14 3 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.94%) QA
2 12 (1.18%) SLA
3 10 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.49%) BS15000
6 3 (0.29%) FATCA
6 3 (0.29%) COBIT
6 3 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.20%) MiFID
7 2 (0.20%) EMIR
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.098%) BS7799
8 1 (0.098%) Basel II
8 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.098%) BS25999
8 1 (0.098%) FINREP
System Software
1 12 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.098%) RACF
3 1 (0.098%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.098%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.098%) Ansible
4 1 (0.098%) SCOM
4 1 (0.098%) OpenView
4 1 (0.098%) OVSD
4 1 (0.098%) Puppet
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.098%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (5.39%) Oracle
2 44 (4.31%) SAP
3 41 (4.02%) Microsoft
4 23 (2.25%) Cisco
5 9 (0.88%) Citrix
5 9 (0.88%) TOWER Software
6 7 (0.69%) VMware
7 6 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.59%) IBM
8 5 (0.49%) Juniper
8 5 (0.49%) McAfee
8 5 (0.49%) F5
9 4 (0.39%) hybris
9 4 (0.39%) RedPrairie
9 4 (0.39%) JDA
10 3 (0.29%) CA
10 3 (0.29%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.29%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.29%) Cadence
10 3 (0.29%) Cognos
South West London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Creative Emporium Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Salt
Rate: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £470 - £530 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £600 - £770 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago