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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 229 208 190
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 489 480 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 1.00% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.08% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 329 330
Average daily rate
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£500 £520 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £490 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £45.00 £46.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.20 £49.00 £56.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £51.20
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -12.10%
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -19 243 £550 +2.32% 92
South East +1 84 £500 +2.56% 28
South West -2 32 £472 -0.63% 17
West Midlands +11 29 £450 -10.00% 18
North West -51 27 £475 -11.62% 6
East of England +15 24 £494 -8.13% 17
East Midlands -5 19 £475 -5.00% 6
Yorkshire -15 18 £500 +11.11% 6
Midlands -1 3 £450 -28.00% 1
North East -21 1 £600 +29.72% 2
Senior Manager
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 379 (38.24%) Finance
2 367 (37.03%) Project Management
3 236 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 196 (19.78%) PRINCE2
5 189 (19.07%) Banking
6 187 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (9.38%) Retail
8 76 (7.67%) Programme Management
9 75 (7.57%) Telecoms
10 74 (7.47%) Migration
11 72 (7.27%) Change Management
12 68 (6.86%) ITIL
13 65 (6.56%) Degree
14 57 (5.75%) Security Cleared
15 56 (5.65%) Risk Management
16 54 (5.45%) Scrum
16 54 (5.45%) Microsoft
17 51 (5.15%) MS Project
17 51 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
18 48 (4.84%) Project Planning
18 48 (4.84%) CRM
19 44 (4.44%) E-Commerce
19 44 (4.44%) Data Centre
20 43 (4.34%) Supplier Management
21 42 (4.24%) SC Cleared
22 39 (3.94%) Waterfall
22 39 (3.94%) MS Excel
23 38 (3.83%) Oracle
24 37 (3.73%) Legal
25 36 (3.63%) Service Management

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 25 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.01%) SAS
2 10 (1.01%) CMS
3 6 (0.61%) ArcGIS
4 5 (0.50%) Confluence
5 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.10%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.10%) Drupal
7 1 (0.10%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.10%) Lync
7 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 51 (5.15%) MS Project
2 39 (3.94%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.83%) MS Office
4 16 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.30%) Unica
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.30%) Finacle
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.20%) Agresso
5 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.20%) Summit
5 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.10%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.20%) PaaS
2 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.10%) Veeva
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.10%) SaaS
3 1 (0.10%) IaaS
3 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.51%) WAN
2 14 (1.41%) LAN
3 10 (1.01%) SAN
4 9 (0.91%) Internet
5 7 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.61%) Wireless
6 6 (0.61%) 4G
7 5 (0.50%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (0.50%) Intranet
8 4 (0.40%) SSL
8 4 (0.40%) DNS
8 4 (0.40%) 3G
8 4 (0.40%) VoLTE
9 3 (0.30%) Network Security
9 3 (0.30%) LTE
9 3 (0.30%) MVNO
10 2 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.20%) Softswitch
10 2 (0.20%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.31%) Big Data
3 8 (0.81%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.50%) DB2
7 4 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.30%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.30%) QlikView
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.20%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.20%) HBase
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.20%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (1.21%) JIRA
2 7 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.61%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.40%) Selenium
5 2 (0.20%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.10%) Behat
6 1 (0.10%) ProC
6 1 (0.10%) JMeter
6 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.10%) Git (software)
General
1 379 (38.24%) Finance
2 189 (19.07%) Banking
3 93 (9.38%) Retail
4 75 (7.57%) Telecoms
5 37 (3.73%) Legal
6 35 (3.53%) Investment Banking
6 35 (3.53%) Marketing
7 31 (3.13%) Retail Banking
8 19 (1.92%) Publishing
9 18 (1.82%) Local Government
10 15 (1.51%) Front Office
11 13 (1.31%) Law
12 11 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.11%) Back Office
12 11 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.91%) Billing
14 8 (0.81%) Advertising
15 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.61%) Automotive
16 4 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.01%) .NET
2 7 (0.71%) Middleware
3 6 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.50%) Web Services
5 3 (0.30%) J2EE
6 2 (0.20%) XML
6 2 (0.20%) CSS
6 2 (0.20%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.20%) Mason
6 2 (0.20%) HTML
7 1 (0.10%) RESTful
7 1 (0.10%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.10%) LAMP
7 1 (0.10%) JNDI
7 1 (0.10%) JSON
7 1 (0.10%) JDBC
7 1 (0.10%) JSP
7 1 (0.10%) SOAP
7 1 (0.10%) WSDL
7 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 23 (2.32%) NHS
4 19 (1.92%) User Experience
5 15 (1.51%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.11%) PMI
6 11 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (1.01%) Smart Meter
7 10 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 9 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 8 (0.81%) FMCG
9 8 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.81%) GIS
9 8 (0.81%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.71%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.71%) RMADS
11 6 (0.61%) Derivative
11 6 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (1.82%) Windows
2 11 (1.11%) UNIX
3 10 (1.01%) Linux
4 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.20%) Android
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.10%) VMS
7 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (37.03%) Project Management
2 236 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 196 (19.78%) PRINCE2
4 187 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (7.67%) Programme Management
6 74 (7.47%) Migration
7 72 (7.27%) Change Management
8 68 (6.86%) ITIL
9 56 (5.65%) Risk Management
10 54 (5.45%) Scrum
11 48 (4.84%) CRM
11 48 (4.84%) Project Planning
12 44 (4.44%) E-Commerce
13 43 (4.34%) Supplier Management
14 39 (3.94%) Waterfall
15 36 (3.63%) Service Management
16 34 (3.43%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (3.23%) Service Delivery
18 31 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 30 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.12%) SQL
2 14 (1.41%) C
3 10 (1.01%) Java
4 6 (0.61%) MATLAB
5 5 (0.50%) VB
6 4 (0.40%) COBOL
7 2 (0.20%) NATURAL
7 2 (0.20%) Perl
7 2 (0.20%) Caml Language
7 2 (0.20%) C#
8 1 (0.10%) C++
8 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.10%) VBA
8 1 (0.10%) Python
8 1 (0.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.10%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.10%) Ruby
8 1 (0.10%) PHP
8 1 (0.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (6.56%) Degree
2 57 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.24%) SC Cleared
4 36 (3.63%) PMP
5 35 (3.53%) PMI Certification
6 29 (2.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (0.91%) APMP
8 9 (0.91%) MBA
9 8 (0.81%) ISEB
10 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.61%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.50%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.30%) MCSE
14 3 (0.30%) CCNA
14 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.42%) QA
2 19 (1.92%) SLA
3 8 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.50%) COBIT
4 5 (0.50%) FATCA
5 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.40%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.30%) EMIR
7 2 (0.20%) MiFID
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) BS15000
8 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.10%) GMP
8 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.10%) XenServer
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.30%) OVSD
3 2 (0.20%) OpenView
3 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.10%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.10%) Control-M
4 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 54 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.83%) Oracle
3 30 (3.03%) SAP
4 20 (2.02%) HP
5 15 (1.51%) Citrix
6 13 (1.31%) IBM
7 11 (1.11%) Cisco
8 10 (1.01%) VMware
9 6 (0.61%) Mapinfo
9 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.50%) Juniper
11 4 (0.40%) NetApp
11 4 (0.40%) Google
12 3 (0.30%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.30%) hybris
12 3 (0.30%) Tableau
12 3 (0.30%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.30%) Retek
12 3 (0.30%) Informatica
12 3 (0.30%) JDA
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