The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 62 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.64% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.66% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £525 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £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
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
663 758 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.99% 96.44% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 402 359
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 40
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) APMP
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) RAD
3 2 (15.38%) DSDM
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) Primavera
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Primavera
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Servlets
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) DSDM
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
3 2 (15.38%) RAD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) APMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle