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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 208 197 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 213 250 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 1.04% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.12% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 196 165
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£550 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.25%
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
20668 22384 20066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 92.72% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14201 15504 13595
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 402 410
Average hourly rate £18.60 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
City of London -12 40 £575 +4.54% 24
Docklands, London +3 2 £431 -23.67%
Hillingdon - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 155 (35.07%) Finance
2 145 (32.81%) Project Management
3 112 (25.34%) Banking
4 101 (22.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (17.19%) PRINCE2
7 35 (7.92%) Change Management
8 34 (7.69%) Degree
9 32 (7.24%) Retail
10 30 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (6.56%) Investment Banking
12 27 (6.11%) Legal
12 27 (6.11%) Analytics
13 24 (5.43%) Migration
14 23 (5.20%) Security Cleared
15 22 (4.98%) Service Management
15 22 (4.98%) Microsoft
15 22 (4.98%) CRM
15 22 (4.98%) User Experience
16 21 (4.75%) Telecoms
17 19 (4.30%) MS Project
17 19 (4.30%) Marketing
18 18 (4.07%) Oracle
18 18 (4.07%) Programme Management
19 17 (3.85%) Scrum
19 17 (3.85%) E-Commerce
19 17 (3.85%) Google
20 16 (3.62%) ITIL
21 15 (3.39%) MS Excel
21 15 (3.39%) Front Office

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 10 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.90%) CMS
3 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.45%) Confluence
4 2 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.23%) Lync
5 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (4.30%) MS Project
2 15 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.94%) MS Office
4 6 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.39%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.45%) Summit
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.45%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.45%) Finacle
4 2 (0.45%) Endur
5 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.23%) Agresso
5 1 (0.23%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.23%) MultiFonds
5 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.23%) PaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.23%) IaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Trello
2 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.23%) Veeva
2 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) WAN
2 10 (2.26%) LAN
3 3 (0.68%) DNS
3 3 (0.68%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) SMS
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) Wireless
4 2 (0.45%) Network Security
4 2 (0.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.23%) 4G
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.23%) SSH
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) WLAN
5 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.49%) Big Data
2 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.58%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.36%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.90%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.68%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.45%) Impala
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.45%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (1.81%) JIRA
2 6 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (1.13%) Selenium
4 3 (0.68%) Sahi
4 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.23%) WATIR
General
1 155 (35.07%) Finance
2 112 (25.34%) Banking
3 32 (7.24%) Retail
4 29 (6.56%) Investment Banking
5 27 (6.11%) Legal
6 21 (4.75%) Telecoms
7 19 (4.30%) Marketing
8 15 (3.39%) Front Office
9 13 (2.94%) Retail Banking
10 12 (2.71%) Billing
11 7 (1.58%) Law
12 6 (1.36%) Publishing
12 6 (1.36%) Games
12 6 (1.36%) Local Government
13 4 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.68%) Back Office
15 2 (0.45%) Electronics
15 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.45%) Automotive
15 2 (0.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.71%) Web Services
2 9 (2.04%) RESTful
3 7 (1.58%) .NET
4 3 (0.68%) XML
5 2 (0.45%) Middleware
5 2 (0.45%) HTML
5 2 (0.45%) Mason
6 1 (0.23%) J2EE
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.98%) User Experience
3 9 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.36%) NHS
4 6 (1.36%) Derivative
5 5 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (1.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.13%) Credit Risk
6 4 (0.90%) Market Risk
6 4 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (0.90%) PMI
6 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.68%) Open Source
7 3 (0.68%) iPad
7 3 (0.68%) Online Games
8 2 (0.45%) Blog
8 2 (0.45%) iPhone
8 2 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.81%) Windows
2 6 (1.36%) UNIX
3 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.68%) Linux
4 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.23%) AIX
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.23%) Android
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (32.81%) Project Management
2 101 (22.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (17.19%) PRINCE2
5 35 (7.92%) Change Management
6 27 (6.11%) Analytics
7 24 (5.43%) Migration
8 22 (4.98%) Service Management
8 22 (4.98%) CRM
9 18 (4.07%) Programme Management
10 17 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 17 (3.85%) Scrum
11 16 (3.62%) ITIL
12 15 (3.39%) Change Control
13 13 (2.94%) Product Management
13 13 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (2.94%) Risk Management
13 13 (2.94%) Service Delivery
14 12 (2.71%) Data Management
14 12 (2.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.94%) SQL
2 12 (2.71%) Java
3 4 (0.90%) C
3 4 (0.90%) Ruby
4 3 (0.68%) C#
4 3 (0.68%) VB
5 2 (0.45%) Scala
6 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.23%) Caml Language
6 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.23%) Perl
6 1 (0.23%) C++
6 1 (0.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (7.69%) Degree
2 23 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.49%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.04%) PMP
6 6 (1.36%) ISEB
6 6 (1.36%) MBA
7 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.90%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.45%) CFA
8 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ACCA
9 1 (0.23%) CIMA
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.71%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) COBIT
2 4 (0.90%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.90%) FATCA
2 4 (0.90%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.68%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.45%) EMIR
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) COREP
5 1 (0.23%) FINREP
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
5 1 (0.23%) GAAP
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.45%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.45%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.45%) Oozie
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (4.98%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.07%) Oracle
3 17 (3.85%) Google
4 12 (2.71%) SAP
5 8 (1.81%) Citrix
6 6 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.90%) HP
7 4 (0.90%) Cisco
7 4 (0.90%) IBM
8 3 (0.68%) Juniper
8 3 (0.68%) Mercator
8 3 (0.68%) VMware
8 3 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.45%) hybris
9 2 (0.45%) Charles River
9 2 (0.45%) ATG
9 2 (0.45%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.45%) NetApp
9 2 (0.45%) Retek
9 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
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