The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 103 87 64
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 2 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 1.03% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 1.08% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 15
Median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £440 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £780 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £493
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%
Senior Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1757 1761 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.77% 95.14% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1090 1040 748
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 59
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Senior Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) SCCM
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (4.76%) Cost Transparency
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
7 1 (4.76%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Social Media

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) International Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Cost Transparency
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) SFIA
6 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) IBM