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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 213 189 224
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 462 482 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 1.08% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.17% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 303 212
Average daily rate
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£509 £535 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £382 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £672
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £44.95 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -18.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.95 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -18.27%
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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
42723 41204 38282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.58% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27234 25076 22174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1689 1858 2324
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -10 222 £550 - 81
South East -40 75 £480 -10.48% 31
North West +1 43 £463 +8.82% 19
East of England +12 31 £444 -8.97% 11
South West -19 26 £518 +3.50% 17
Yorkshire -5 23 £500 +5.26% 13
West Midlands -5 17 £450 +2.85% 7
East Midlands +2 14 £418 -12.10% 5
North East -8 8 £450 +12.50% 2
Midlands - - - -
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 347 (35.19%) Finance
2 320 (32.45%) Project Management
3 251 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 209 (21.20%) PRINCE2
5 185 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (15.62%) Banking
7 83 (8.42%) Security Cleared
8 79 (8.01%) Retail
9 76 (7.71%) ITIL
10 70 (7.10%) Change Management
11 66 (6.69%) Programme Management
12 61 (6.19%) Oracle
12 61 (6.19%) Microsoft
13 58 (5.88%) Migration
14 56 (5.68%) Telecoms
15 55 (5.58%) Degree
16 53 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
17 51 (5.17%) Change Control
17 51 (5.17%) Risk Management
18 49 (4.97%) Legal
19 48 (4.87%) Service Management
20 46 (4.67%) Scrum
21 45 (4.56%) E-Commerce
21 45 (4.56%) SC Cleared
22 40 (4.06%) SAP
23 38 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 36 (3.65%) Service Delivery
25 35 (3.55%) PMI Certification
26 34 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
27 33 (3.35%) MS Office

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (0.71%) CMS
3 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.41%) Lync
5 3 (0.30%) IIS
5 3 (0.30%) SAS
5 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.20%) Drupal
6 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.20%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.10%) Confluence
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.10%) FileNet
7 1 (0.10%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (3.35%) MS Office
2 32 (3.25%) MS Project
3 28 (2.84%) MS Excel
4 21 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.62%) Google Analytics
2 14 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.30%) Finacle
6 3 (0.30%) Summit
6 3 (0.30%) HFM
6 3 (0.30%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.20%) CA Clarity
7 2 (0.20%) Agresso
7 2 (0.20%) Tridion
7 2 (0.20%) Endur
7 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.91%) SaaS
2 6 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.23%) WAN
2 16 (1.62%) Internet
2 16 (1.62%) LAN
3 10 (1.01%) SAN
4 7 (0.71%) MPLS
5 6 (0.61%) Broadband
5 6 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.51%) Intranet
6 5 (0.51%) BGP
6 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.41%) HTTP
7 4 (0.41%) LDAP
7 4 (0.41%) Firewall
7 4 (0.41%) Wireless
7 4 (0.41%) OSPF
7 4 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.41%) Network Security
8 3 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (0.30%) VPN
8 3 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (0.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.81%) Big Data
5 6 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 5 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.30%) Essbase
8 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.20%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.20%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (0.41%) StarTeam
2 4 (0.41%) Selenium
3 3 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.30%) Sahi
3 3 (0.30%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.30%) JIRA
4 2 (0.20%) Toad
4 2 (0.20%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.10%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.10%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.10%) WATIR
General
1 347 (35.19%) Finance
2 154 (15.62%) Banking
3 79 (8.01%) Retail
4 56 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 49 (4.97%) Legal
6 30 (3.04%) Marketing
7 29 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.93%) Retail Banking
9 17 (1.72%) Front Office
9 17 (1.72%) Billing
10 13 (1.32%) Publishing
11 12 (1.22%) Law
12 11 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.12%) Local Government
13 10 (1.01%) Back Office
14 8 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.61%) Advertising
16 6 (0.61%) Automotive
17 5 (0.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.62%) Web Services
2 15 (1.52%) .NET
3 9 (0.91%) Middleware
4 8 (0.81%) RESTful
5 6 (0.61%) XML
6 5 (0.51%) HTML
7 4 (0.41%) CSS
8 3 (0.30%) Mason
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.20%) Velocity
9 2 (0.20%) SAP CO-PA
10 1 (0.10%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.10%) J2EE
10 1 (0.10%) SOAP
10 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.10%) ATL
10 1 (0.10%) WAP
10 1 (0.10%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.10%) WPF
10 1 (0.10%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (2.84%) User Experience
3 25 (2.54%) NHS
4 22 (2.23%) Open Source
5 21 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (1.52%) PMI
8 11 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.01%) Derivative
10 9 (0.91%) Credit Risk
11 8 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.81%) Social Media
12 6 (0.61%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.61%) Economics
12 6 (0.61%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.51%) EPoS
14 4 (0.41%) Statistics
14 4 (0.41%) Market Risk
14 4 (0.41%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (3.14%) Windows
2 13 (1.32%) Linux
3 12 (1.22%) Windows 7
4 9 (0.91%) Windows 8
5 7 (0.71%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.61%) Android
7 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.51%) UNIX
8 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (32.45%) Project Management
2 251 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 209 (21.20%) PRINCE2
4 185 (18.76%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (7.71%) ITIL
6 70 (7.10%) Change Management
7 66 (6.69%) Programme Management
8 58 (5.88%) Migration
9 51 (5.17%) Change Control
9 51 (5.17%) Risk Management
10 48 (4.87%) Service Management
11 46 (4.67%) Scrum
12 45 (4.56%) E-Commerce
13 36 (3.65%) Service Delivery
14 34 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (3.35%) PRINCE
16 31 (3.14%) Project Planning
16 31 (3.14%) CRM
17 30 (3.04%) Waterfall
18 24 (2.43%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.43%) SQL
2 19 (1.93%) C
3 17 (1.72%) Java
4 8 (0.81%) C#
5 7 (0.71%) VB
6 5 (0.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.41%) VBScript
7 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.41%) Scala
8 3 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.30%) Ruby
9 2 (0.20%) PHP
9 2 (0.20%) C++
10 1 (0.10%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.10%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.10%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.10%) VBA
10 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.10%) Perl
10 1 (0.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 55 (5.58%) Degree
3 45 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 38 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (3.55%) PMI Certification
6 29 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (2.43%) PMP
8 20 (2.03%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.91%) ISEB
11 8 (0.81%) APMP
12 6 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.61%) MBA
13 5 (0.51%) CRISC
14 4 (0.41%) RHCA
14 4 (0.41%) RHCE
14 4 (0.41%) RHCSA
15 3 (0.30%) CIMA
15 3 (0.30%) CISSP
15 3 (0.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.33%) QA
2 9 (0.91%) SLA
3 5 (0.51%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.41%) BS15000
4 4 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.30%) COBIT
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.20%) Basel II
6 2 (0.20%) FINREP
6 2 (0.20%) FATCA
7 1 (0.10%) BS25999
7 1 (0.10%) UCITS
7 1 (0.10%) COREP
7 1 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.10%) GxP
7 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.20%) Novell eDirectory
4 2 (0.20%) HDFS
4 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.10%) vSphere
5 1 (0.10%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (0.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.41%) SCCM
2 2 (0.20%) OpenView
2 2 (0.20%) Oozie
2 2 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.10%) Ansible
3 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.10%) Control-M
3 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.10%) OVSD
Vendors
1 61 (6.19%) Oracle
1 61 (6.19%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.06%) SAP
3 23 (2.33%) VMware
4 17 (1.72%) Cisco
4 17 (1.72%) Citrix
5 16 (1.62%) Google
6 10 (1.01%) Hyperion
6 10 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.81%) HP
8 7 (0.71%) TOWER Software
8 7 (0.71%) IBM
9 4 (0.41%) Cadence
9 4 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.41%) JD Edwards
9 4 (0.41%) Juniper
9 4 (0.41%) hybris
10 3 (0.30%) Avaloq
10 3 (0.30%) Cognos
10 3 (0.30%) JDA
City of London
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Rate: £500 - £526 per week
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
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London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £517 per day
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London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £700 per day + competitive
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Swindon
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Rate: £850 - £1000 per day
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Norwich
Orgtel
Rate: £850 - £1000 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
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Brentwood
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