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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 101 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 50 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.72% 1.30% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.36% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 26
Median daily rate £525 £475 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £500 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £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
2689 2858 2442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.72% 95.55% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1493 1367
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 96 80
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +16 43 £513 +5.12% 5
Glasgow -5 5 £600 +33.33% 1
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 47 (58.02%) Finance
1 47 (58.02%) Banking
2 31 (38.27%) Project Management
3 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (28.40%) Retail
5 22 (27.16%) Retail Banking
6 19 (23.46%) Migration
7 9 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
10 5 (6.17%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (4.94%) Functional Testing
11 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.94%) ISEB
11 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
11 4 (4.94%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (3.70%) Law
12 3 (3.70%) Service Management
12 3 (3.70%) Front Office
12 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
12 3 (3.70%) Hi Portfolio
12 3 (3.70%) HP
12 3 (3.70%) Windows
12 3 (3.70%) Fund Accounting
12 3 (3.70%) Matrix Management
12 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center

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 (1.23%) SAS
1 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (2.47%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Firewall
1 1 (1.23%) FTP
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
1 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
General
1 47 (58.02%) Banking
1 47 (58.02%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Retail
3 22 (27.16%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Front Office
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Social Media
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) Project Management
2 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Migration
4 9 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.17%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Functional Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (3.70%) Fund Accounting
9 3 (3.70%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.70%) Service Management
9 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.47%) CRM
10 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.47%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) APMP
3 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.23%) CISA
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.23%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) HP
2 2 (2.47%) Charles River
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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