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 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 195 185 216
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 222 236 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.08% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.16% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 163 115
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £775 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £500 £465
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.95 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -18.27%
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
19404 20335 18290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 93.10% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13736 13930 12338
Average daily rate £440 £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 331 375 514
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £42.50
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 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 27 January 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 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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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
City of London +1 44 £550 +4.76% 31
Canary Wharf +6 3 £550 -
Westminster - 3 £525 -
Paddington -2 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £350 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 164 (33.13%) Finance
2 161 (32.53%) Project Management
3 135 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (22.02%) Banking
5 108 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (19.39%) PRINCE2
7 41 (8.28%) Change Management
8 39 (7.88%) Retail
9 29 (5.86%) Legal
9 29 (5.86%) Investment Banking
9 29 (5.86%) Degree
10 27 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 27 (5.45%) Microsoft
11 26 (5.25%) Oracle
11 26 (5.25%) Change Control
11 26 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (4.85%) Programme Management
12 24 (4.85%) Scrum
13 23 (4.65%) Migration
13 23 (4.65%) ITIL
14 22 (4.44%) Security Cleared
15 20 (4.04%) User Experience
16 19 (3.84%) Waterfall
16 19 (3.84%) Service Management
17 18 (3.64%) Telecoms
17 18 (3.64%) PMI Certification
17 18 (3.64%) Data Protection
17 18 (3.64%) Agile Project Management
18 17 (3.43%) Analytics
18 17 (3.43%) Information Assurance

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.81%) CMS
2 4 (0.81%) Lync
3 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.20%) Confluence
5 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.20%) Drupal
5 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (3.43%) MS Office
1 17 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (2.83%) MS Project
4 10 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 6 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.40%) Endur
4 2 (0.40%) Summit
4 2 (0.40%) HFM
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) CA Clarity
4 2 (0.40%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.40%) Finacle
4 2 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.20%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.20%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.21%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) PaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.03%) WAN
2 12 (2.42%) LAN
3 4 (0.81%) Broadband
4 3 (0.61%) Network Security
4 3 (0.61%) BGP
4 3 (0.61%) Intranet
4 3 (0.61%) Internet
4 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) LDAP
5 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) MPLS
5 2 (0.40%) OSPF
5 2 (0.40%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.20%) 4G
6 1 (0.20%) SSH
6 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.21%) Big Data
2 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.81%) SAP BW
3 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.40%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.40%) Essbase
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.40%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.40%) Impala
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.20%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.61%) Sahi
2 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.61%) Selenium
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.20%) WATIR
4 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 164 (33.13%) Finance
2 109 (22.02%) Banking
3 39 (7.88%) Retail
4 29 (5.86%) Legal
4 29 (5.86%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.43%) Front Office
7 16 (3.23%) Marketing
8 11 (2.22%) Billing
9 9 (1.82%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.82%) Back Office
9 9 (1.82%) Law
10 7 (1.41%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.01%) Games
11 5 (1.01%) Advertising
11 5 (1.01%) Publishing
12 3 (0.61%) Local Government
12 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.61%) Automotive
13 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.42%) Web Services
2 8 (1.62%) RESTful
3 7 (1.41%) .NET
4 5 (1.01%) Middleware
4 5 (1.01%) XML
5 4 (0.81%) HTML
6 3 (0.61%) Mason
6 3 (0.61%) CSS
7 1 (0.20%) WPF
7 1 (0.20%) Django
7 1 (0.20%) JSON
7 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) J2EE
7 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.04%) User Experience
3 16 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.02%) Derivative
6 9 (1.82%) NHS
7 8 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (1.62%) PMI
7 8 (1.62%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.21%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.21%) Open Source
9 5 (1.01%) Social Media
9 5 (1.01%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.81%) EPoS
10 4 (0.81%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.81%) Statistics
10 4 (0.81%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.61%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.02%) Windows
2 6 (1.21%) Android
3 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.01%) UNIX
4 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.61%) Linux
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) AIX
6 1 (0.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (32.53%) Project Management
2 135 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 108 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (19.39%) PRINCE2
5 41 (8.28%) Change Management
6 27 (5.45%) E-Commerce
7 26 (5.25%) Change Control
8 24 (4.85%) Programme Management
8 24 (4.85%) Scrum
9 23 (4.65%) Migration
9 23 (4.65%) ITIL
10 19 (3.84%) Waterfall
10 19 (3.84%) Service Management
11 18 (3.64%) Data Protection
11 18 (3.64%) Agile Project Management
12 17 (3.43%) Analytics
12 17 (3.43%) Information Assurance
12 17 (3.43%) Risk Management
13 16 (3.23%) CRM
13 16 (3.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.63%) Java
2 12 (2.42%) SQL
3 10 (2.02%) C
4 4 (0.81%) C#
5 3 (0.61%) Ruby
6 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.40%) C++
6 2 (0.40%) Scala
7 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) VB
7 1 (0.20%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (5.86%) Degree
2 22 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.64%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.42%) PMP
5 10 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.21%) APMP
8 5 (1.01%) ISEB
9 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.81%) MBA
9 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.61%) CCIE
11 2 (0.40%) ACCA
11 2 (0.40%) CIMA
11 2 (0.40%) CRISC
12 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.83%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) Solvency II
2 4 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.61%) COBIT
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.40%) Basel II
4 2 (0.40%) FATCA
4 2 (0.40%) FINREP
5 1 (0.20%) COREP
5 1 (0.20%) GAAP
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.20%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Puppet
1 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.40%) Oozie
2 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.20%) Ansible
2 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.20%) OpenView
2 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.25%) Oracle
3 17 (3.43%) SAP
4 15 (3.03%) Google
5 10 (2.02%) Cisco
6 7 (1.41%) TOWER Software
6 7 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.01%) VMware
7 5 (1.01%) Citrix
8 4 (0.81%) IBM
8 4 (0.81%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.61%) CA
9 3 (0.61%) Juniper
10 2 (0.40%) Cognos
10 2 (0.40%) Charles River
10 2 (0.40%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.40%) ATG
10 2 (0.40%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.40%) Avaloq
10 2 (0.40%) hybris
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £280.90 to £280.90 per day Fixed rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £526 per week
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £517 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 22 days ago