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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 198 210 176
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 222 227 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.98% 1.00% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.08% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 181 180
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
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 £42.50 £45.00 £51.20
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.10%
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
20838 21102 20004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.14% 92.91% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14389 14860 13446
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 375 452
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 May 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 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 38 £575 +2.67% 31
Docklands, London -3 4 £363 -35.84%
Canary Wharf -10 2 £500 -11.50%
Southwark - 1 £238 -
Hendon - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £500 - 1
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 169 (39.30%) Finance
2 141 (32.79%) Project Management
3 117 (27.21%) Banking
4 105 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (15.58%) PRINCE2
7 35 (8.14%) Retail
8 32 (7.44%) Change Management
9 31 (7.21%) Investment Banking
9 31 (7.21%) Degree
10 30 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (6.74%) Legal
12 27 (6.28%) Analytics
13 25 (5.81%) Migration
13 25 (5.81%) Scrum
14 24 (5.58%) Telecoms
15 22 (5.12%) Data Centre
16 20 (4.65%) MS Project
17 19 (4.42%) ITIL
18 18 (4.19%) E-Commerce
18 18 (4.19%) Oracle
19 17 (3.95%) Marketing
19 17 (3.95%) Project Planning
19 17 (3.95%) Programme Management
19 17 (3.95%) Risk Management
19 17 (3.95%) Microsoft
20 16 (3.72%) CRM
20 16 (3.72%) Service Management
20 16 (3.72%) Retail Banking
20 16 (3.72%) Change Control

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.93%) CMS
3 3 (0.70%) Confluence
4 2 (0.47%) SAS
4 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.23%) Drupal
5 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.23%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.23%) Lync
5 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (4.65%) MS Project
2 14 (3.26%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.40%) MS Office
5 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.47%) Summit
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.47%) Finacle
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) BASE24
4 1 (0.23%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.23%) Endur
4 1 (0.23%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.86%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.23%) Veeva
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Trello
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.40%) LAN
1 6 (1.40%) WAN
2 3 (0.70%) DNS
2 3 (0.70%) Internet
3 2 (0.47%) Network Security
3 2 (0.47%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.23%) 4G
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
4 1 (0.23%) DSL
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.23%) Wireless
4 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.23%) SAN
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) SMS
4 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.02%) Big Data
2 8 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.93%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.93%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.47%) MySQL
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.47%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.47%) IDOL
6 2 (0.47%) DB2
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.47%) Impala
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.47%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.33%) JIRA
2 4 (0.93%) Selenium
2 4 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.23%) Behat
4 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.23%) JMeter
4 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) Sahi
4 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 169 (39.30%) Finance
2 117 (27.21%) Banking
3 35 (8.14%) Retail
4 31 (7.21%) Investment Banking
5 29 (6.74%) Legal
6 24 (5.58%) Telecoms
7 17 (3.95%) Marketing
8 16 (3.72%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.79%) Front Office
10 8 (1.86%) Law
10 8 (1.86%) Billing
11 5 (1.16%) Publishing
12 4 (0.93%) Automotive
12 4 (0.93%) Back Office
12 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.70%) Games
13 3 (0.70%) Advertising
13 3 (0.70%) Local Government
13 3 (0.70%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.02%) Web Services
2 9 (2.09%) RESTful
3 7 (1.63%) .NET
4 2 (0.47%) HTML
4 2 (0.47%) CSS
4 2 (0.47%) XML
4 2 (0.47%) Mason
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.23%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.23%) Middleware
5 1 (0.23%) LAMP
5 1 (0.23%) JSON
5 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.12%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.02%) User Experience
4 9 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.40%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.16%) Market Risk
6 5 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.16%) Derivative
7 4 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (0.93%) Fixed Income
7 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.93%) PMI
8 3 (0.70%) Equities
8 3 (0.70%) NHS
9 2 (0.47%) GIS
9 2 (0.47%) IVR
9 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.86%) Windows
2 7 (1.63%) UNIX
3 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.23%) Android
4 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (32.79%) Project Management
2 105 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (15.58%) PRINCE2
5 32 (7.44%) Change Management
6 27 (6.28%) Analytics
7 25 (5.81%) Migration
7 25 (5.81%) Scrum
8 19 (4.42%) ITIL
9 18 (4.19%) E-Commerce
10 17 (3.95%) Risk Management
10 17 (3.95%) Programme Management
10 17 (3.95%) Project Planning
11 16 (3.72%) Service Management
11 16 (3.72%) CRM
11 16 (3.72%) Change Control
12 14 (3.26%) Supplier Management
12 14 (3.26%) Data Management
12 14 (3.26%) SDLC
13 13 (3.02%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.26%) SQL
2 12 (2.79%) Java
3 5 (1.16%) VB
4 4 (0.93%) C#
5 3 (0.70%) C
6 2 (0.47%) Scala
6 2 (0.47%) Ruby
6 2 (0.47%) COBOL
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
7 1 (0.23%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.23%) Caml Language
7 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (7.21%) Degree
2 15 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.79%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.33%) PMP
5 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.63%) MBA
7 6 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.16%) ISEB
9 4 (0.93%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.47%) APMP
11 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.47%) CFA
11 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.09%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) COBIT
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
2 4 (0.93%) FATCA
2 4 (0.93%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.70%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.47%) EMIR
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) Basel II
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COREP
5 1 (0.23%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.47%) Oozie
2 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (4.19%) Oracle
2 17 (3.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.56%) SAP
3 11 (2.56%) Google
4 7 (1.63%) Citrix
5 5 (1.16%) IBM
6 4 (0.93%) Cisco
6 4 (0.93%) HP
7 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.70%) Mercator
8 2 (0.47%) Charles River
8 2 (0.47%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.47%) Retek
8 2 (0.47%) Avaloq
8 2 (0.47%) Juniper
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe
8 2 (0.47%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.47%) VMware
8 2 (0.47%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.23%) ExactTarget
West London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
The Curve Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Recruit Creatives
Rate: Up to £50,000 per annum pro-rata
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £380 - £425 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago