The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 168 187 192
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 315 289 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.16% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.24% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 231 187
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£538 £575 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £500 £441
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +13.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £58.25 £56.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Senior Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
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 London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Manager across the London region.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Manager across the London region.

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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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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
City of London +29 89 £575 -3.66% 19
Docklands, London +5 1 £675 +22.72%
Paddington - 1 £400 -
Hounslow - 1 £425 - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Hillingdon - - - - 2
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 209 (38.85%) Project Management
2 168 (31.23%) Finance
2 168 (31.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 143 (26.58%) PRINCE2
4 124 (23.05%) Banking
5 74 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (7.99%) Change Management
7 42 (7.81%) Retail
8 38 (7.06%) Investment Banking
9 37 (6.88%) Scrum
10 36 (6.69%) Migration
10 36 (6.69%) Change Control
11 35 (6.51%) Oracle
12 32 (5.95%) ITIL
12 32 (5.95%) Front Office
13 31 (5.76%) E-Commerce
14 28 (5.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 26 (4.83%) Risk Management
15 26 (4.83%) Programme Management
16 25 (4.65%) Data Protection
17 24 (4.46%) Agile Project Management
17 24 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 23 (4.28%) Security Cleared
18 23 (4.28%) Data Protection Act
19 22 (4.09%) PMI Certification
20 21 (3.90%) SAP
20 21 (3.90%) Java
21 20 (3.72%) QA
21 20 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
22 19 (3.53%) Information Assurance

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 7 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (0.74%) Confluence
2 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (0.37%) Lync
4 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.37%) SAS
4 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.19%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) FileNet
5 1 (0.19%) CMS
5 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (3.53%) MS Project
2 16 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.23%) MS Office
4 8 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.49%) RMDS
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.19%) Summit
3 1 (0.19%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.19%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.19%) SaaS
1 1 (0.19%) PaaS
1 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.23%) LAN
2 11 (2.04%) WAN
3 5 (0.93%) IP Telephony
3 5 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (0.93%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.74%) Intranet
5 3 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.37%) 4G
6 2 (0.37%) SAN
6 2 (0.37%) Broadband
6 2 (0.37%) Wireless
7 1 (0.19%) DMZ
7 1 (0.19%) MVNO
7 1 (0.19%) Network Security
7 1 (0.19%) 3G
7 1 (0.19%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) HTTP
7 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.74%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.56%) QlikView
3 3 (0.56%) Big Data
4 2 (0.37%) Xcelsius
4 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.37%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.19%) Triplestore
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.19%) DB2
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.19%) DataStage
5 1 (0.19%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (1.67%) JIRA
2 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) Toad
3 1 (0.19%) Sahi
3 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.19%) WATIR
3 1 (0.19%) Selenium
3 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 168 (31.23%) Finance
2 124 (23.05%) Banking
3 42 (7.81%) Retail
4 38 (7.06%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.95%) Front Office
6 17 (3.16%) Retail Banking
7 12 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.04%) Marketing
9 10 (1.86%) Legal
10 6 (1.12%) Law
11 5 (0.93%) Back Office
11 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.74%) Local Government
13 3 (0.56%) Advertising
13 3 (0.56%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.37%) Games
14 2 (0.37%) German Language
15 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.12%) HTML
2 5 (0.93%) Web Services
2 5 (0.93%) Apache Flex
3 4 (0.74%) Middleware
3 4 (0.74%) CSS
3 4 (0.74%) .NET
4 3 (0.56%) XML
4 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.56%) Mason
5 2 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.19%) REST
6 1 (0.19%) Mustache
6 1 (0.19%) Sass
6 1 (0.19%) Velocity
6 1 (0.19%) WPF
6 1 (0.19%) JMX
6 1 (0.19%) JRules
6 1 (0.19%) Spring
6 1 (0.19%) JMS
6 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.28%) Data Protection Act
2 15 (2.79%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.42%) Derivative
3 13 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (2.04%) PMI
5 9 (1.67%) Open Source
5 9 (1.67%) Statistics
6 8 (1.49%) NHS
6 8 (1.49%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.74%) FMCG
10 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.56%) EPoS
10 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.37%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.37%) DTV
11 2 (0.37%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.67%) Linux
2 7 (1.30%) Windows
2 7 (1.30%) Solaris
3 5 (0.93%) UNIX
3 5 (0.93%) Android
4 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) zOS
7 1 (0.19%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (38.85%) Project Management
2 168 (31.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 143 (26.58%) PRINCE2
4 74 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (7.99%) Change Management
6 37 (6.88%) Scrum
7 36 (6.69%) Migration
7 36 (6.69%) Change Control
8 32 (5.95%) ITIL
9 31 (5.76%) E-Commerce
10 26 (4.83%) Risk Management
10 26 (4.83%) Programme Management
11 25 (4.65%) Data Protection
12 24 (4.46%) Agile Project Management
13 20 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (3.53%) Waterfall
14 19 (3.53%) Information Assurance
15 17 (3.16%) Resource Management
16 15 (2.79%) Analytics
17 14 (2.60%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.90%) Java
2 14 (2.60%) SQL
3 6 (1.12%) C
4 1 (0.19%) C#
4 1 (0.19%) C++
4 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.19%) ABAP
4 1 (0.19%) VBA
4 1 (0.19%) Python
4 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.19%) Ruby
4 1 (0.19%) Groovy
4 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (5.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 24 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 23 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.09%) PMI Certification
5 18 (3.35%) PMP
5 18 (3.35%) Degree
6 10 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.93%) APMP
8 4 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.56%) MBA
10 2 (0.37%) ISEB
11 1 (0.19%) CCA
11 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) CRISC
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.72%) QA
2 7 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.74%) COBIT
5 3 (0.56%) EMIR
5 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.37%) MiFID
6 2 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.37%) FATCA
6 2 (0.37%) SLA
6 2 (0.37%) Basel II
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) SCCM
1 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.37%) AppDNA
2 1 (0.19%) OpenView
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 35 (6.51%) Oracle
2 21 (3.90%) SAP
3 13 (2.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.23%) Cisco
5 11 (2.04%) TOWER Software
6 8 (1.49%) 29West
7 6 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.93%) Adobe
9 4 (0.74%) Citrix
9 4 (0.74%) Sybase
9 4 (0.74%) hybris
10 3 (0.56%) Primavera
10 3 (0.56%) IBM
10 3 (0.56%) Cognos
10 3 (0.56%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.56%) VMware
10 3 (0.56%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.37%) Endeca
11 2 (0.37%) Tableau
11 2 (0.37%) Teradata
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