The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 87 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 21 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 2.12% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 2.22% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 3
Average daily rate £530 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £363 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £645 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £489 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.25% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
1729 1354 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 95.49% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 782 608
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 55
Average hourly rate £17.30 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 14 February 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Stockport - 5 £530 - 1
Senior Manager
North West

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Banking
4 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.39%) Retail
6 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.04%) User Stories
7 5 (10.87%) Test Management
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (6.52%) ERP
9 3 (6.52%) Change Management
9 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (4.35%) Scrum
10 2 (4.35%) SAP
10 2 (4.35%) ITIL
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle
10 2 (4.35%) PMP
10 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
10 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.35%) Law

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 8 (17.39%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.17%) International Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Project Management
2 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.04%) User Stories
4 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.87%) Test Management
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) ERP
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.35%) Defect Management
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.35%) PMP
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.17%) FATCA
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) BT
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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