The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 61 72 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.70% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.65% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £493 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
777 928 1137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.03% 91.52% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 422 374
Average daily rate £375 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 39 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £47.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) MVNO
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (6.67%) PMI
5 1 (6.67%) PMP
5 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Advertising
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) MVNO
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft