The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 66 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 19 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.35% 0.71% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.76% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate £425 £400 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £418 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £54.50 -
% change year-on-year
-8.25% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1308 925 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.83% 94.20% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 419 640
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 89 83
Average hourly rate £14.54 £17.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% -1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Senior Manager
North West

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 2
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Senior Manager
North West

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Retail
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
8 3 (10.71%) Firewall
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
8 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
9 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
10 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.57%) UNIX
10 1 (3.57%) MS Project

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.57%) QlikView
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 7 (25.00%) Retail
4 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
7 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) B2B
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) ATG
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk