The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 194 198 210
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 507 498 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.07% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.15% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 338 299
Average daily rate
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£514 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £488 £460
% change year-on-year
- +5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £48.20 £56.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.63% -14.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45626 43161 49005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.60% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28137 25930 28012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1961 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Manager
UK

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 1 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 1 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 +12 286 £538 -2.27% 71
South East -25 77 £450 -10.00% 27
North West +7 44 £538 +19.44% 14
South West -27 28 £484 +5.96% 11
East of England -5 19 £538 +7.50% 8
Yorkshire 0 18 £425 -5.55% 6
West Midlands -16 16 £500 - 10
East Midlands -13 13 £481 -1.78% 5
North East -20 2 £489 +39.64% 4
Midlands - 1 £625 -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 373 (36.86%) Project Management
2 347 (34.29%) Finance
3 273 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 269 (26.58%) PRINCE2
5 168 (16.60%) Banking
6 93 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (8.99%) Change Management
8 82 (8.10%) ITIL
9 81 (8.00%) Retail
10 74 (7.31%) Migration
11 72 (7.11%) Programme Management
12 69 (6.82%) Security Cleared
13 62 (6.13%) Oracle
14 58 (5.73%) Risk Management
15 56 (5.53%) Change Control
16 54 (5.34%) Telecoms
16 54 (5.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 53 (5.24%) Scrum
18 49 (4.84%) PMI Certification
19 47 (4.64%) Microsoft
19 47 (4.64%) Investment Banking
20 45 (4.45%) SC Cleared
21 43 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 43 (4.25%) Degree
21 43 (4.25%) Service Delivery
22 42 (4.15%) SAP
22 42 (4.15%) MS Excel
23 40 (3.95%) E-Commerce
23 40 (3.95%) MS Project
24 38 (3.75%) PMP

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.09%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (0.49%) SAS
4 5 (0.49%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.49%) CMS
5 3 (0.30%) Confluence
5 3 (0.30%) Lync
5 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.30%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.20%) FileNet
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.099%) Node.js
7 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.099%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.099%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.099%) Documentum
7 1 (0.099%) Apache
Applications
1 42 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.95%) MS Project
3 23 (2.27%) MS Office
4 14 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) RMDS
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.40%) SAP EWM
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.099%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.099%) Magento
6 1 (0.099%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.099%) SaaS
3 1 (0.099%) PaaS
3 1 (0.099%) Office 365
3 1 (0.099%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.08%) WAN
2 19 (1.88%) LAN
3 8 (0.79%) Internet
4 7 (0.69%) SAN
5 6 (0.59%) Firewall
5 6 (0.59%) VoIP
5 6 (0.59%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.49%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (0.40%) Intranet
7 4 (0.40%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.30%) MVNO
8 3 (0.30%) ATM
8 3 (0.30%) Broadband
9 2 (0.20%) H.323
9 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.20%) Wireless
9 2 (0.20%) 2G
9 2 (0.20%) 3G
9 2 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.59%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.49%) Big Data
3 5 (0.49%) QlikView
3 5 (0.49%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.40%) MS Access
5 3 (0.30%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.20%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.20%) Xcelsius
6 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.099%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.099%) Triplestore
7 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.099%) MySQL
7 1 (0.099%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (0.89%) JIRA
2 3 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.099%) Sahi
3 1 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.099%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.099%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.099%) Subversion
3 1 (0.099%) WATIR
3 1 (0.099%) Selenium
3 1 (0.099%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.099%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.099%) MSI
General
1 347 (34.29%) Finance
2 168 (16.60%) Banking
3 81 (8.00%) Retail
4 54 (5.34%) Telecoms
5 47 (4.64%) Investment Banking
6 38 (3.75%) Front Office
7 37 (3.66%) Marketing
8 29 (2.87%) Retail Banking
9 14 (1.38%) Local Government
10 13 (1.28%) Legal
11 12 (1.19%) Advertising
12 11 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.09%) Back Office
13 7 (0.69%) Billing
13 7 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.59%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.40%) Publishing
15 4 (0.40%) Automotive
16 3 (0.30%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.28%) .NET
2 7 (0.69%) Web Services
3 5 (0.49%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.49%) Apache Flex
3 5 (0.49%) HTML
3 5 (0.49%) Middleware
4 3 (0.30%) HTML5
4 3 (0.30%) Mason
4 3 (0.30%) XML
5 2 (0.20%) CSS
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.099%) REST
6 1 (0.099%) Mustache
6 1 (0.099%) Sass
6 1 (0.099%) JRules
6 1 (0.099%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.099%) Spring
6 1 (0.099%) Velocity
6 1 (0.099%) JMS
6 1 (0.099%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (2.47%) PMI
2 24 (2.37%) NHS
3 17 (1.68%) Derivative
4 16 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (1.38%) Credit Risk
7 13 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 8 (0.79%) Statistics
9 8 (0.79%) Market Risk
9 8 (0.79%) Open Source
10 6 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.59%) FMCG
11 5 (0.49%) Social Media
11 5 (0.49%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.40%) Equities
12 4 (0.40%) iDTV
12 4 (0.40%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.88%) Windows
2 14 (1.38%) UNIX
2 14 (1.38%) Linux
3 7 (0.69%) Solaris
4 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.099%) VMS
6 1 (0.099%) AIX
6 1 (0.099%) zOS
6 1 (0.099%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (36.86%) Project Management
2 273 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 269 (26.58%) PRINCE2
4 93 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (8.99%) Change Management
6 82 (8.10%) ITIL
7 74 (7.31%) Migration
8 72 (7.11%) Programme Management
9 58 (5.73%) Risk Management
10 56 (5.53%) Change Control
11 53 (5.24%) Scrum
12 43 (4.25%) Service Delivery
13 40 (3.95%) E-Commerce
14 34 (3.36%) CRM
14 34 (3.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 33 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (3.26%) Service Management
16 32 (3.16%) Supplier Management
17 31 (3.06%) Resource Management
18 29 (2.87%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (2.67%) Java
2 25 (2.47%) SQL
3 5 (0.49%) C
4 4 (0.40%) C#
5 3 (0.30%) VBA
6 2 (0.20%) RPG
6 2 (0.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.099%) Groovy
7 1 (0.099%) Ruby
7 1 (0.099%) Python
7 1 (0.099%) ABAP
7 1 (0.099%) C++
7 1 (0.099%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.099%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.099%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 54 (5.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 49 (4.84%) PMI Certification
4 45 (4.45%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 43 (4.25%) Degree
6 38 (3.75%) PMP
7 9 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.89%) ISEB
8 7 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.49%) APMP
9 5 (0.49%) CRISC
9 5 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.40%) CISA
10 4 (0.40%) HNC
11 3 (0.30%) HND
11 3 (0.30%) CISSP
11 3 (0.30%) CISM
12 2 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.96%) QA
2 9 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.79%) SLA
4 7 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.69%) EMIR
5 6 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.49%) COBIT
7 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.30%) FATCA
9 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.20%) Basel II
9 2 (0.20%) MiFID
9 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.099%) BS25999
10 1 (0.099%) Basel III
10 1 (0.099%) P3O
10 1 (0.099%) COREP
10 1 (0.099%) FINREP
10 1 (0.099%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.099%) UAG
4 1 (0.099%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (0.099%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.099%) RACF
4 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.30%) SCCM
2 3 (0.30%) SCOM
2 3 (0.30%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
3 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.099%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.099%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.099%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (6.13%) Oracle
2 47 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.15%) SAP
4 19 (1.88%) Cisco
5 13 (1.28%) IBM
6 11 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (0.89%) VMware
8 8 (0.79%) Citrix
8 8 (0.79%) 29West
9 7 (0.69%) NetApp
9 7 (0.69%) TOWER Software
10 6 (0.59%) F5
11 5 (0.49%) RedPrairie
11 5 (0.49%) Endeca
11 5 (0.49%) Adobe
11 5 (0.49%) Juniper
11 5 (0.49%) Avaya
11 5 (0.49%) McAfee
12 4 (0.40%) JDA
12 4 (0.40%) EMC
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