The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 106 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 17 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 1.16% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.24% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 14
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £560 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
Senior Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1926 2667 2686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.11% 93.55% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 1376 1444
Median daily rate £365 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 46 52
Median hourly rate £14.85 £20.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +25.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 14 £500 +8.93% 3
Glasgow +2 2 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Senior Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 20 (55.56%) Project Management
2 19 (52.78%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (36.11%) Banking
5 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.22%) Wealth Management
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) Change Management
9 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.67%) JIRA
9 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (13.89%) FNZ
10 5 (13.89%) Sonata
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 5 (13.89%) Retail
10 5 (13.89%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 5 (13.89%) MS Office
11 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
12 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
12 3 (8.33%) SAP
12 3 (8.33%) SDLC
12 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Sonata
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.78%) Front Office
6 1 (2.78%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Project Management
2 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Wealth Management
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (8.33%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Line Management
8 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Java
1 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.56%) FATCA
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) FNZ
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Charles River
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix