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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 197 202 217
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 558 494 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.03% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.11% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 351 300
Average daily rate
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£510 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £682 £745 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £500 £441
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +13.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £51.50 £56.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% -8.84%
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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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
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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 315 £538 -6.52% 78
South East -26 83 £450 -12.62% 21
North West +8 44 £450 -0.55% 17
South West -14 40 £500 +0.25% 7
East of England -18 20 £525 +5.00% 8
Yorkshire +5 18 £425 -5.55% 6
East Midlands -5 17 £457 -4.79% 1
West Midlands -8 16 £473 -5.50% 4
North East -22 1 £515 - 1
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Senior Manager
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 362 (36.13%) Project Management
2 327 (32.63%) Finance
3 270 (26.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 264 (26.35%) PRINCE2
5 157 (15.67%) Banking
6 90 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
7 83 (8.28%) Change Management
8 80 (7.98%) Retail
9 75 (7.49%) Security Cleared
10 74 (7.39%) ITIL
11 72 (7.19%) Migration
12 67 (6.69%) Oracle
13 61 (6.09%) Programme Management
14 57 (5.69%) Change Control
15 55 (5.49%) Scrum
16 51 (5.09%) Telecoms
17 49 (4.89%) Risk Management
17 49 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 48 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 46 (4.59%) MS Project
19 46 (4.59%) SC Cleared
20 44 (4.39%) E-Commerce
21 43 (4.29%) PMI Certification
22 40 (3.99%) SAP
22 40 (3.99%) Service Delivery
22 40 (3.99%) Degree
23 39 (3.89%) Investment Banking
23 39 (3.89%) Microsoft
24 37 (3.69%) Service Management
25 36 (3.59%) Marketing

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 5 (0.50%) SAS
4 4 (0.40%) Confluence
4 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.30%) CMS
5 3 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.20%) Lync
6 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.20%) FileNet
7 1 (0.100%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.100%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.100%) Apache
7 1 (0.100%) Documentum
7 1 (0.100%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.100%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (4.59%) MS Project
2 35 (3.49%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.30%) MS Office
4 14 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.100%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.80%) RMDS
2 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP EWM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.100%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (0.100%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.100%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.100%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.100%) SaaS
2 1 (0.100%) PaaS
2 1 (0.100%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.100%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.00%) WAN
2 19 (1.90%) LAN
3 12 (1.20%) Internet
4 6 (0.60%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.50%) IP Telephony
5 5 (0.50%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (0.50%) SAN
5 5 (0.50%) VoIP
5 5 (0.50%) Firewall
6 4 (0.40%) Intranet
7 3 (0.30%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.30%) ATM
7 3 (0.30%) Broadband
7 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.30%) 3G
7 3 (0.30%) 4G
7 3 (0.30%) MVNO
8 2 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.20%) MGW
8 2 (0.20%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.60%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.50%) QlikView
3 5 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.50%) Big Data
4 4 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.20%) Xcelsius
6 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.20%) MS Access
6 2 (0.20%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.100%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.100%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.100%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.100%) DataStage
7 1 (0.100%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.100%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.10%) JIRA
2 3 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.100%) Subversion
4 1 (0.100%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.100%) WATIR
4 1 (0.100%) Selenium
4 1 (0.100%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.100%) Toad
4 1 (0.100%) MSI
4 1 (0.100%) Sahi
4 1 (0.100%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.100%) MSBuild
General
1 327 (32.63%) Finance
2 157 (15.67%) Banking
3 80 (7.98%) Retail
4 51 (5.09%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 36 (3.59%) Marketing
7 32 (3.19%) Front Office
8 26 (2.59%) Retail Banking
9 21 (2.10%) Legal
10 13 (1.30%) Local Government
11 10 (1.00%) Back Office
11 10 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.90%) Advertising
13 8 (0.80%) Billing
14 6 (0.60%) Law
15 5 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.40%) Automotive
17 3 (0.30%) Publishing
17 3 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.80%) Middleware
1 8 (0.80%) .NET
2 7 (0.70%) Web Services
3 6 (0.60%) HTML
4 5 (0.50%) Apache Flex
4 5 (0.50%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.40%) CSS
6 3 (0.30%) Velocity
6 3 (0.30%) XML
6 3 (0.30%) Mason
7 2 (0.20%) HTML5
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.100%) Spring
8 1 (0.100%) JRules
8 1 (0.100%) WPF
8 1 (0.100%) J2EE
8 1 (0.100%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.100%) SOAP
8 1 (0.100%) JMS
8 1 (0.100%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (2.40%) NHS
1 24 (2.40%) PMI
2 23 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
3 19 (1.90%) Management Information System
4 18 (1.80%) Open Source
5 13 (1.30%) Derivative
5 13 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.10%) Mainframe
7 9 (0.90%) Statistics
7 9 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 8 (0.80%) Credit Risk
9 7 (0.70%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.50%) FMCG
12 4 (0.40%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.30%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.30%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.30%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.30%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.90%) Windows
2 13 (1.30%) Linux
3 12 (1.20%) UNIX
4 7 (0.70%) Solaris
4 7 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.50%) Android
6 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.100%) zOS
8 1 (0.100%) VMS
8 1 (0.100%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.100%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (36.13%) Project Management
2 270 (26.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 264 (26.35%) PRINCE2
4 90 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (8.28%) Change Management
6 74 (7.39%) ITIL
7 72 (7.19%) Migration
8 61 (6.09%) Programme Management
9 57 (5.69%) Change Control
10 55 (5.49%) Scrum
11 49 (4.89%) Risk Management
12 44 (4.39%) E-Commerce
13 40 (3.99%) Service Delivery
14 37 (3.69%) Service Management
15 35 (3.49%) Supplier Management
16 32 (3.19%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (3.09%) Waterfall
17 31 (3.09%) Project Planning
18 28 (2.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 26 (2.59%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.30%) Java
2 19 (1.90%) SQL
3 6 (0.60%) C
4 2 (0.20%) C#
4 2 (0.20%) RPG
5 1 (0.100%) Ruby
5 1 (0.100%) Groovy
5 1 (0.100%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.100%) ABAP
5 1 (0.100%) VBA
5 1 (0.100%) C++
5 1 (0.100%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.100%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.100%) Python
5 1 (0.100%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.100%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 49 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 48 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 46 (4.59%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.29%) PMI Certification
6 40 (3.99%) Degree
7 34 (3.39%) PMP
8 10 (1.00%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.80%) ISEB
10 6 (0.60%) APMP
10 6 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.40%) CRISC
11 4 (0.40%) CISA
12 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.30%) CISSP
12 3 (0.30%) HNC
12 3 (0.30%) HND
12 3 (0.30%) MBA
12 3 (0.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.39%) QA
2 10 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.80%) SLA
4 6 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.50%) COBIT
5 5 (0.50%) BS15000
6 4 (0.40%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.30%) EMIR
7 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.20%) FATCA
8 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.20%) Basel II
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.20%) MiFID
9 1 (0.100%) BS25999
9 1 (0.100%) CDISC
9 1 (0.100%) GCP
9 1 (0.100%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.100%) BS7799
System Software
1 10 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.100%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (0.100%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.100%) RACF
4 1 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.30%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
3 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.100%) OVSD
4 1 (0.100%) SCOM
4 1 (0.100%) OpenView
4 1 (0.100%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.100%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.100%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 67 (6.69%) Oracle
2 40 (3.99%) SAP
3 39 (3.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (1.90%) Cisco
5 11 (1.10%) Citrix
5 11 (1.10%) TOWER Software
6 10 (1.00%) IBM
6 10 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.80%) 29West
7 8 (0.80%) VMware
8 5 (0.50%) Adobe
8 5 (0.50%) Juniper
8 5 (0.50%) McAfee
8 5 (0.50%) F5
9 4 (0.40%) hybris
9 4 (0.40%) RedPrairie
9 4 (0.40%) Cognos
9 4 (0.40%) Sybase
9 4 (0.40%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.40%) JDA
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Rate: £350 to £351 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Rate: 1 year fixed term - competitive package to include bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
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Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £500 - £700 a day depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
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Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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