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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 210 187 209
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 481 527 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.01% 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.24% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 332 244
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £499
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £480 £470
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 £52.50 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.50 £50.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £59.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £52.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.66%
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
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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 -21 206 £550 - 94
South East -44 85 £475 -5.00% 22
North West -11 50 £488 +4.00% 18
South West +4 35 £500 -11.89% 16
East of England +23 33 £500 +2.56% 10
Yorkshire -17 29 £435 -8.42% 13
West Midlands -5 23 £425 -2.85% 13
East Midlands -17 16 £410 -25.45% 5
North East +2 2 - -
Midlands - - - -
Senior Manager
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 361 (36.76%) Finance
2 327 (33.30%) Project Management
3 253 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 203 (20.67%) PRINCE2
5 176 (17.92%) Banking
6 173 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (8.66%) Retail
8 81 (8.25%) Change Management
9 78 (7.94%) Programme Management
9 78 (7.94%) Security Cleared
10 75 (7.64%) ITIL
11 67 (6.82%) Microsoft
12 65 (6.62%) Migration
13 64 (6.52%) Degree
14 59 (6.01%) Telecoms
15 55 (5.60%) Risk Management
16 53 (5.40%) Oracle
16 53 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
17 46 (4.68%) Service Management
18 45 (4.58%) CRM
18 45 (4.58%) E-Commerce
18 45 (4.58%) SC Cleared
19 44 (4.48%) MS Project
20 42 (4.28%) PMI Certification
20 42 (4.28%) Scrum
21 40 (4.07%) Change Control
21 40 (4.07%) Legal
21 40 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
22 38 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 38 (3.87%) SAP

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 18 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.81%) CMS
3 7 (0.71%) SAS
4 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.51%) Lync
5 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.31%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.31%) IIS
6 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.31%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.20%) Confluence
7 2 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.10%) FileNet
Applications
1 44 (4.48%) MS Project
2 37 (3.77%) MS Office
3 35 (3.56%) MS Excel
4 22 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 15 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.31%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.31%) Finacle
6 3 (0.31%) Summit
6 3 (0.31%) HFM
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.20%) Endur
7 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.20%) Tridion
7 2 (0.20%) Agresso
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.02%) SaaS
2 6 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.34%) WAN
2 14 (1.43%) LAN
3 13 (1.32%) Internet
4 11 (1.12%) SAN
5 7 (0.71%) MPLS
6 6 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.51%) Network Security
7 5 (0.51%) Broadband
7 5 (0.51%) Intranet
7 5 (0.51%) BGP
7 5 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.51%) Wireless
8 4 (0.41%) Firewall
8 4 (0.41%) OSPF
8 4 (0.41%) DNS
8 4 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.31%) SSL
9 3 (0.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.31%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (0.92%) Big Data
3 9 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (0.81%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.31%) Essbase
7 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.31%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.20%) Impala
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.51%) Selenium
2 5 (0.51%) JIRA
3 4 (0.41%) StarTeam
4 3 (0.31%) Sahi
4 3 (0.31%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.20%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.10%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.10%) WATIR
6 1 (0.10%) Toad
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 361 (36.76%) Finance
2 176 (17.92%) Banking
3 85 (8.66%) Retail
4 59 (6.01%) Telecoms
5 40 (4.07%) Legal
6 33 (3.36%) Marketing
7 28 (2.85%) Investment Banking
8 24 (2.44%) Retail Banking
9 18 (1.83%) Publishing
9 18 (1.83%) Billing
10 17 (1.73%) Front Office
11 16 (1.63%) Local Government
12 11 (1.12%) Law
13 10 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 10 (1.02%) Back Office
14 9 (0.92%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.61%) Games
16 6 (0.61%) Advertising
17 5 (0.51%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.73%) .NET
2 16 (1.63%) Web Services
3 9 (0.92%) RESTful
4 6 (0.61%) XML
5 4 (0.41%) Middleware
5 4 (0.41%) HTML
6 3 (0.31%) Mason
6 3 (0.31%) CSS
7 2 (0.20%) SAP CO-PA
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.10%) Django
8 1 (0.10%) JSON
8 1 (0.10%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.10%) WAP
8 1 (0.10%) SOAP
8 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.10%) ATL
8 1 (0.10%) J2EE
8 1 (0.10%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (2.55%) User Experience
3 24 (2.44%) NHS
4 21 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.63%) PMI
6 11 (1.12%) Open Source
6 11 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.12%) Derivative
7 10 (1.02%) Credit Risk
8 9 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (0.81%) Social Media
10 7 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 7 (0.71%) Economics
11 6 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.61%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.51%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.41%) GIS
13 4 (0.41%) DTV
13 4 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.26%) Windows
2 14 (1.43%) Linux
3 13 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 9 (0.92%) Windows 8
5 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.71%) UNIX
6 6 (0.61%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (33.30%) Project Management
2 253 (25.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 203 (20.67%) PRINCE2
4 173 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (8.25%) Change Management
6 78 (7.94%) Programme Management
7 75 (7.64%) ITIL
8 65 (6.62%) Migration
9 55 (5.60%) Risk Management
10 46 (4.68%) Service Management
11 45 (4.58%) CRM
11 45 (4.58%) E-Commerce
12 42 (4.28%) Scrum
13 40 (4.07%) Change Control
13 40 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
14 35 (3.56%) Service Delivery
15 32 (3.26%) Project Planning
16 30 (3.05%) PRINCE
17 29 (2.95%) Waterfall
18 27 (2.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (2.85%) SQL
2 18 (1.83%) C
3 17 (1.73%) Java
4 10 (1.02%) VB
5 7 (0.71%) C#
6 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.41%) VBScript
7 4 (0.41%) Ruby
7 4 (0.41%) Scala
8 3 (0.31%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.20%) C++
9 2 (0.20%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.20%) PHP
9 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.10%) Caml Language
10 1 (0.10%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.10%) Perl
10 1 (0.10%) COBOL
10 1 (0.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 64 (6.52%) Degree
3 45 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 42 (4.28%) PMI Certification
5 38 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 32 (3.26%) PMP
7 24 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 20 (2.04%) DV Cleared
9 19 (1.93%) VCP4
10 11 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.92%) ISEB
12 8 (0.81%) MBA
12 8 (0.81%) APMP
13 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.41%) RHCE
14 4 (0.41%) RHCA
14 4 (0.41%) RHCSA
14 4 (0.41%) CRISC
15 3 (0.31%) CCIE
15 3 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.63%) QA
2 11 (1.12%) SLA
3 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.51%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.41%) COBIT
4 4 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.41%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.31%) FATCA
5 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.20%) FINREP
7 1 (0.10%) COREP
7 1 (0.10%) UCITS
7 1 (0.10%) MiFID
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) GxP
7 1 (0.10%) Basel II
7 1 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.10%) BS15000
System Software
1 14 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.20%) HDFS
4 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.10%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.10%) vSphere
5 1 (0.10%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (0.41%) SCCM
4 2 (0.20%) OpenView
4 2 (0.20%) OVSD
4 2 (0.20%) Puppet
4 2 (0.20%) Oozie
5 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.10%) Ansible
5 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.10%) Control-M
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 67 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.40%) Oracle
3 38 (3.87%) SAP
4 21 (2.14%) VMware
5 18 (1.83%) Google
6 16 (1.63%) Citrix
7 14 (1.43%) Cisco
8 12 (1.22%) HP
9 10 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.02%) Hyperion
10 6 (0.61%) IBM
11 5 (0.51%) hybris
11 5 (0.51%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.51%) Juniper
12 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.41%) Cadence
13 3 (0.31%) Avaloq
13 3 (0.31%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.31%) Planview
13 3 (0.31%) JDA
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £580 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 per week
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per month + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BrightPool
Rate: From £500 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £775 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £850 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago