The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 104 64 102
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 44 67 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 2.22% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.40% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 8
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£475 £495 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £408 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £615 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £44.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +0.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £51.20
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -12.10%
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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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3418 2788 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.13% 92.20% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1934 1515 1046
Average daily rate £388 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 176 174
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.61 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Manchester -14 19 £500 +3.09% 8
Cheshire -36 11 £475 -13.63% 4
Merseyside -8 5 £550 +22.08% 1
Lancashire +11 4 £500 -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 47 (50.54%) Finance
2 25 (26.88%) Project Management
3 24 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
5 17 (18.28%) Programme Management
5 17 (18.28%) Banking
6 13 (13.98%) Migration
7 10 (10.75%) Citrix
7 10 (10.75%) Retail
8 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (7.53%) Local Government
9 7 (7.53%) VMware
9 7 (7.53%) ITIL
10 6 (6.45%) CRM
10 6 (6.45%) Change Management
10 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.45%) Retail Banking
10 6 (6.45%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
10 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (5.38%) Matrix Management
11 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.38%) SAN
12 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (4.30%) Windows

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.08%) Finacle
1 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.08%) Summit
1 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.08%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) SAN
2 3 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.15%) QlikView
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.08%) DB2
3 1 (1.08%) DTS
3 1 (1.08%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (1.08%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (1.08%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 47 (50.54%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Banking
3 10 (10.75%) Retail
4 7 (7.53%) Local Government
5 6 (6.45%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.08%) Law
8 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.08%) .NET
1 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.15%) NHS
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.08%) Life Science
4 1 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Economics
4 1 (1.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) UNIX
2 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Project Management
2 24 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 17 (18.28%) Programme Management
5 13 (13.98%) Migration
6 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.53%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) CRM
8 6 (6.45%) Change Management
8 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 6 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.38%) Matrix Management
9 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
10 4 (4.30%) Analytics
10 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.23%) Data Analytics
11 3 (3.23%) ERP
11 3 (3.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Caml Language
2 1 (1.08%) VB
2 1 (1.08%) COBOL
2 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) PMP
4 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.08%) CIPD
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.08%) XenServer
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Citrix
2 7 (7.53%) VMware
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Informatica
6 1 (1.08%) Avaloq
6 1 (1.08%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.08%) AppSense
6 1 (1.08%) Teradata
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Cognos
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.08%) NetApp
6 1 (1.08%) Lotus
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