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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 174 185 201
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 300 295 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.18% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.27% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 230 186
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£534 £575 £546
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £750 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
22220 23303 24417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.26% 92.98% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15334 15998 16052
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 439 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +19 78 £575 -4.16% 24
Docklands, London +12 2 £713 +29.54%
Uxbridge - 2 £475 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £425 -
Paddington - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hillingdon - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 215 (39.67%) Project Management
2 173 (31.92%) Finance
3 171 (31.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (25.83%) PRINCE2
5 134 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (23.06%) Banking
7 49 (9.04%) Change Management
8 42 (7.75%) Retail
9 37 (6.83%) Investment Banking
9 37 (6.83%) Change Control
10 35 (6.46%) Migration
11 34 (6.27%) Scrum
12 32 (5.90%) Front Office
12 32 (5.90%) ITIL
13 31 (5.72%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (5.17%) Oracle
15 28 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 27 (4.98%) Risk Management
17 26 (4.80%) Programme Management
17 26 (4.80%) Data Protection
18 25 (4.61%) Agile Project Management
19 24 (4.43%) Security Cleared
19 24 (4.43%) Data Protection Act
20 23 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 22 (4.06%) PMI Certification
21 22 (4.06%) SAP
22 21 (3.87%) Degree
23 20 (3.69%) MS Project
23 20 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.74%) Confluence
3 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.55%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.37%) Lync
5 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.37%) CMS
5 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (3.69%) MS Project
2 18 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.58%) MS Office
4 9 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.48%) RMDS
2 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) SaaS
2 2 (0.37%) PaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.40%) LAN
2 12 (2.21%) WAN
3 5 (0.92%) Intranet
3 5 (0.92%) IP Telephony
3 5 (0.92%) Unified Communications
3 5 (0.92%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.37%) 4G
4 2 (0.37%) Wireless
4 2 (0.37%) Broadband
4 2 (0.37%) Internet
4 2 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.18%) 3G
5 1 (0.18%) DMZ
5 1 (0.18%) VoIP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.18%) 2G
5 1 (0.18%) MVNO
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.74%) Big Data
2 4 (0.74%) Data Mining
3 3 (0.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.55%) QlikView
4 2 (0.37%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.37%) Xcelsius
4 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.18%) DataStage
5 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.18%) DB2
5 1 (0.18%) MySQL
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.18%) Essbase
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.18%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (1.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.18%) Toad
3 1 (0.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 173 (31.92%) Finance
2 125 (23.06%) Banking
3 42 (7.75%) Retail
4 37 (6.83%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.90%) Front Office
6 15 (2.77%) Retail Banking
7 13 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.21%) Legal
9 11 (2.03%) Marketing
10 8 (1.48%) Law
11 6 (1.11%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.92%) Back Office
12 5 (0.92%) Advertising
13 4 (0.74%) Local Government
14 2 (0.37%) German Language
14 2 (0.37%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.37%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) Automotive
14 2 (0.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.29%) HTML
2 5 (0.92%) CSS
3 4 (0.74%) Web Services
3 4 (0.74%) .NET
3 4 (0.74%) Middleware
4 3 (0.55%) XML
4 3 (0.55%) Mason
4 3 (0.55%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.37%) Apache Flex
5 2 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.18%) JMX
6 1 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.18%) JMS
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
6 1 (0.18%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.18%) JRules
6 1 (0.18%) Spring
6 1 (0.18%) REST
6 1 (0.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.43%) Data Protection Act
3 18 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (2.40%) Derivative
5 11 (2.03%) User Experience
6 10 (1.85%) PMI
7 9 (1.66%) Open Source
7 9 (1.66%) Statistics
7 9 (1.66%) Credit Risk
8 8 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.48%) NHS
9 7 (1.29%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.55%) DTV
11 3 (0.55%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.55%) EPoS
11 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.85%) Linux
2 8 (1.48%) Windows
3 7 (1.29%) Solaris
4 6 (1.11%) Android
5 5 (0.92%) UNIX
6 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) zOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (39.67%) Project Management
2 171 (31.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 140 (25.83%) PRINCE2
4 134 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (9.04%) Change Management
6 37 (6.83%) Change Control
7 35 (6.46%) Migration
8 34 (6.27%) Scrum
9 32 (5.90%) ITIL
10 31 (5.72%) E-Commerce
11 27 (4.98%) Risk Management
12 26 (4.80%) Programme Management
12 26 (4.80%) Data Protection
13 25 (4.61%) Agile Project Management
14 20 (3.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (3.69%) Information Assurance
15 19 (3.51%) Waterfall
16 17 (3.14%) Investment Management
17 16 (2.95%) Resource Management
18 15 (2.77%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.32%) Java
2 11 (2.03%) SQL
3 7 (1.29%) C
4 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.37%) Python
5 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.18%) ABAP
5 1 (0.18%) VBA
5 1 (0.18%) C#
5 1 (0.18%) C++
5 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 24 (4.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 22 (4.06%) PMI Certification
5 21 (3.87%) Degree
6 17 (3.14%) PMP
7 8 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.48%) APMP
8 4 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.55%) MBA
10 2 (0.37%) CRISC
10 2 (0.37%) ISEB
11 1 (0.18%) ACCA
11 1 (0.18%) CCA
11 1 (0.18%) CIMA
11 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.32%) QA
2 7 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.74%) COBIT
5 3 (0.55%) FATCA
5 3 (0.55%) EMIR
5 3 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.37%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) Basel II
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
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%) AppDNA
1 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) OpenView
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (5.17%) Oracle
2 22 (4.06%) SAP
3 16 (2.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.03%) Cisco
4 11 (2.03%) TOWER Software
5 8 (1.48%) 29West
6 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.74%) hybris
8 3 (0.55%) IBM
8 3 (0.55%) Citrix
8 3 (0.55%) CA
8 3 (0.55%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.55%) Cognos
8 3 (0.55%) VMware
9 2 (0.37%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.37%) Endeca
9 2 (0.37%) F5
9 2 (0.37%) Tableau
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe
9 2 (0.37%) NetApp
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