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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 122 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 26 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.33% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.39% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 27
Median daily rate £498 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £438 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £628 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.02%
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
2738 2878 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.56% 95.46% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1463 1374
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 83 68
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 -15 22 £477 -4.60% 4
Glasgow 0 3 £600 +35.21% 1
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 43 (58.11%) Finance
1 43 (58.11%) Banking
2 30 (40.54%) Project Management
3 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (27.03%) Retail
5 19 (25.68%) Retail Banking
6 17 (22.97%) Migration
7 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
7 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
10 4 (5.41%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (5.41%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Virtual Team
10 4 (5.41%) ISEB
10 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
10 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (4.05%) Law
11 3 (4.05%) Front Office
11 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.05%) Windows
11 3 (4.05%) HP
11 3 (4.05%) Hi Portfolio
11 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.05%) Fund Accounting
11 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (4.05%) Supplier Management

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 (1.35%) Confluence
1 1 (1.35%) SAS
1 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Hi Portfolio
2 2 (2.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
1 1 (1.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) FTP
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 43 (58.11%) Banking
1 43 (58.11%) Finance
2 20 (27.03%) Retail
3 19 (25.68%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Front Office
4 3 (4.05%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Project Management
2 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.97%) Migration
4 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
4 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.41%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.41%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.05%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.05%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.70%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.70%) Release Management
9 2 (2.70%) Service Management
9 2 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) APMP
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) CISA
3 1 (1.35%) CISSP
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PMP
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) HP
2 2 (2.70%) Charles River
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft