The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 98 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 51 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.71% 1.27% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.33% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 29
Average daily rate £525 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £500 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £50.00
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
2788 2856 2484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.21% 95.49% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1534 1311
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 96 73
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +8 44 £500 +5.26% 2
Glasgow -3 4 £600 +33.33% 2
Fife - 1 - -
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Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 49 (56.32%) Banking
2 48 (55.17%) Finance
3 35 (40.23%) Project Management
4 28 (32.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (26.44%) Retail
6 22 (25.29%) Retail Banking
6 22 (25.29%) Migration
7 13 (14.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (11.49%) Programme Management
9 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.05%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (6.90%) Fund Accounting
11 6 (6.90%) Hi Portfolio
11 6 (6.90%) HP
11 6 (6.90%) ISEB
11 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.75%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
13 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.60%) Oracle
13 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
14 3 (3.45%) Test Strategy
14 3 (3.45%) Defect Management
14 3 (3.45%) MS Project
14 3 (3.45%) Windows
14 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
14 3 (3.45%) ITIL
14 3 (3.45%) Front Office

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (1.15%) JBoss
1 1 (1.15%) SAS
1 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (2.30%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) FTP
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 49 (56.32%) Banking
2 48 (55.17%) Finance
3 23 (26.44%) Retail
4 22 (25.29%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Front Office
5 3 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.15%) Social Media
3 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.23%) Project Management
2 28 (32.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (25.29%) Migration
4 13 (14.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (11.49%) Programme Management
6 7 (8.05%) Functional Testing
7 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.90%) Fund Accounting
8 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.75%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.45%) Defect Management
10 3 (3.45%) ITIL
10 3 (3.45%) Matrix Management
10 3 (3.45%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.45%) Service Management
10 3 (3.45%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.45%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) C
2 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) ISEB
2 1 (1.15%) APMP
2 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.15%) CISA
2 1 (1.15%) CISSP
2 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) HP
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) Charles River
4 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
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