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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 206 225 205
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 535 474 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.13% 1.01% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.07% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 315 318
Average daily rate £513 £514 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £697
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.51% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Senior Manager
UK

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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 243 £550 - 75
South East +34 99 £483 +0.62% 27
North West -14 43 £496 +4.36% 13
Yorkshire -13 35 £573 +14.50% 9
South West +4 28 £427 -14.55% 8
East Midlands -4 26 £475 +15.85% 6
East of England -3 25 £487 +9.71% 7
West Midlands -11 19 £488 +8.33% 8
North East -15 10 £450 -5.26% 1
Midlands - 8 £450 -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 396 (35.93%) Project Management
2 359 (32.58%) Finance
3 271 (24.59%) PRINCE2
4 220 (19.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 207 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (16.06%) Banking
7 94 (8.53%) Migration
8 90 (8.17%) Programme Management
9 87 (7.89%) Retail
10 75 (6.81%) Risk Management
10 75 (6.81%) Security Cleared
11 74 (6.72%) Change Management
12 70 (6.35%) ITIL
13 65 (5.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 65 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
14 64 (5.81%) Microsoft
15 61 (5.54%) Degree
16 57 (5.17%) PMI Certification
16 57 (5.17%) Change Control
17 54 (4.90%) Waterfall
18 51 (4.63%) Scrum
18 51 (4.63%) SAP
19 50 (4.54%) Service Delivery
19 50 (4.54%) Marketing
20 47 (4.26%) Telecoms
20 47 (4.26%) Mentoring
21 43 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
22 42 (3.81%) Service Management
23 41 (3.72%) Data Centre
23 41 (3.72%) Investment Banking

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (1.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.73%) Apache
2 8 (0.73%) MS Project Server
3 5 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.45%) Drupal
4 4 (0.36%) CMS
4 4 (0.36%) IIS
5 3 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.27%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.27%) Node.js
5 3 (0.27%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.18%) Confluence
6 2 (0.18%) JBoss
6 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.18%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.091%) Moodle
Applications
1 38 (3.45%) MS Project
2 36 (3.27%) MS Office
3 28 (2.54%) MS Excel
4 19 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.36%) MoSes
3 4 (0.36%) SAP MM
3 4 (0.36%) SAP PP
3 4 (0.36%) SAP SD
3 4 (0.36%) Sonata
3 4 (0.36%) Tercero
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.18%) Primavera
5 2 (0.18%) Summit
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.81%) Office 365
2 11 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.00%) IaaS
3 10 (0.91%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.091%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.091%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.091%) Joyent
7 1 (0.091%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.63%) WAN
2 16 (1.45%) LAN
3 11 (1.00%) Firewall
3 11 (1.00%) Internet
4 8 (0.73%) Intranet
5 5 (0.45%) SAN
6 4 (0.36%) Broadband
7 3 (0.27%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.18%) 3G
8 2 (0.18%) 4G
8 2 (0.18%) ATM
8 2 (0.18%) NAS
8 2 (0.18%) NetScreen
8 2 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.18%) Skype
8 2 (0.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.091%) DHCP
9 1 (0.091%) FTP
9 1 (0.091%) HTTP
9 1 (0.091%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (0.91%) Big Data
4 9 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (0.64%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.45%) MySQL
7 4 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.36%) SAP HANA
7 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.27%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.18%) QlikView
10 1 (0.091%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.091%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.091%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.091%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.27%) JIRA
2 9 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.18%) FishEye
4 2 (0.18%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.18%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.18%) MSI
4 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.091%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.091%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.091%) JBehave
5 1 (0.091%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.091%) JUnit
5 1 (0.091%) Maven
5 1 (0.091%) Selenium
5 1 (0.091%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.091%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.091%) WATIR
General
1 359 (32.58%) Finance
2 177 (16.06%) Banking
3 87 (7.89%) Retail
4 50 (4.54%) Marketing
5 47 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 41 (3.72%) Investment Banking
7 27 (2.45%) Legal
8 19 (1.72%) Front Office
9 18 (1.63%) Billing
9 18 (1.63%) Retail Banking
10 15 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.27%) Advertising
11 14 (1.27%) Local Government
11 14 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.00%) Publishing
13 10 (0.91%) Electronics
14 9 (0.82%) Back Office
14 9 (0.82%) Law
15 7 (0.64%) International Banking
16 6 (0.54%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.91%) .NET
2 9 (0.82%) Web Services
3 8 (0.73%) Middleware
4 4 (0.36%) HTML
5 3 (0.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.27%) MSMQ
5 3 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (0.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.18%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.18%) RESTful
6 2 (0.18%) Velocity
7 1 (0.091%) Dojo
7 1 (0.091%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.091%) HTML5
7 1 (0.091%) LAMP
7 1 (0.091%) Memcached
7 1 (0.091%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.091%) Spring
7 1 (0.091%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.091%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 29 (2.63%) PMI
4 25 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.18%) Mainframe
6 20 (1.81%) NHS
7 17 (1.54%) Derivative
8 16 (1.45%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.18%) User Experience
9 13 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.09%) Market Risk
11 9 (0.82%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.64%) Computer Science
12 7 (0.64%) Video on Demand
12 7 (0.64%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.54%) Fintech
13 6 (0.54%) FMCG
13 6 (0.54%) Life Science
14 5 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.36%) Windows
2 20 (1.81%) Linux
3 16 (1.45%) Unix
4 10 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.64%) VME
6 4 (0.36%) MVS
7 3 (0.27%) Solaris
7 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.18%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.091%) AIX
9 1 (0.091%) Debian
9 1 (0.091%) VMS
9 1 (0.091%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (35.93%) Project Management
2 271 (24.59%) PRINCE2
3 220 (19.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 207 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (8.53%) Migration
6 90 (8.17%) Programme Management
7 75 (6.81%) Risk Management
8 74 (6.72%) Change Management
9 70 (6.35%) ITIL
10 57 (5.17%) Change Control
11 54 (4.90%) Waterfall
12 51 (4.63%) Scrum
13 50 (4.54%) Service Delivery
14 47 (4.26%) Mentoring
15 43 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
16 42 (3.81%) Service Management
17 40 (3.63%) Project Planning
18 39 (3.54%) Matrix Management
19 38 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 37 (3.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (2.90%) Java
2 13 (1.18%) Python
3 11 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (0.91%) C++
5 9 (0.82%) C#
5 9 (0.82%) SQL
6 6 (0.54%) C
7 3 (0.27%) COBOL
7 3 (0.27%) R
8 2 (0.18%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.091%) ABAP
9 1 (0.091%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.091%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.091%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.091%) Ruby
9 1 (0.091%) VB
9 1 (0.091%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 65 (5.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 61 (5.54%) Degree
4 57 (5.17%) PMI Certification
5 39 (3.54%) PMP
5 39 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 31 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (1.36%) APMP
8 14 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (1.18%) DV Cleared
9 13 (1.18%) ISEB
10 10 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.64%) CISSP
13 5 (0.45%) CISA
14 4 (0.36%) CISM
14 4 (0.36%) GIAC
15 3 (0.27%) SANS
16 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.18%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.36%) QA
2 17 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.91%) MiFID
3 10 (0.91%) SEPA
3 10 (0.91%) SLA
4 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.36%) COBIT
6 3 (0.27%) FATCA
7 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.18%) EMIR
7 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.091%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.091%) FINREP
8 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.091%) P3O
8 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.091%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.091%) Firmware
3 1 (0.091%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.091%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.091%) Varnish
3 1 (0.091%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.091%) XenApp
3 1 (0.091%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.091%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.27%) Puppet
3 3 (0.27%) StatsD
4 2 (0.18%) Ansible
4 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.18%) Munin
4 2 (0.18%) Nagios
4 2 (0.18%) SCCM
5 1 (0.091%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.091%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.091%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.091%) MOM
5 1 (0.091%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.091%) vMotion
Vendors
1 64 (5.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.63%) SAP
3 40 (3.63%) Oracle
4 17 (1.54%) IBM
4 17 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 15 (1.36%) BT
6 11 (1.00%) Cisco
6 11 (1.00%) VMware
7 8 (0.73%) Calypso
7 8 (0.73%) Citrix
8 7 (0.64%) Cognos
8 7 (0.64%) JDA
8 7 (0.64%) Kronos
8 7 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.54%) HP
9 6 (0.54%) Murex
10 5 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.45%) Tableau
11 4 (0.36%) Google
11 4 (0.36%) Juniper
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