The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 167 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 94 100 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.95% 1.07% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.17% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 36
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£475 £463 £507
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.25%
Senior Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9096 8574 7740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.45% 91.95% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5023 4748 3880
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 456 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.89 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire -8 21 £475 +4.10% 6
Hampshire -7 17 £420 -6.66% 4
Oxfordshire -13 15 £515 +24.84% 4
Surrey +3 11 £475 -9.52% 4
Buckinghamshire -10 11 £550 +10.00%
West Sussex -16 8 £430 +10.96% 1
East Sussex - 7 - - 6
Kent -2 2 £375 -38.77% 2
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 68 (40.24%) Project Management
2 50 (29.59%) Finance
3 46 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (21.89%) PRINCE2
5 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (14.79%) ITIL
7 23 (13.61%) Telecoms
8 20 (11.83%) Risk Management
8 20 (11.83%) MS Project
8 20 (11.83%) Retail
9 19 (11.24%) Degree
10 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
11 15 (8.88%) Project Planning
11 15 (8.88%) MS Office
12 14 (8.28%) Oracle
12 14 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (8.28%) Microsoft
12 14 (8.28%) Service Delivery
13 13 (7.69%) Migration
13 13 (7.69%) MS Excel
13 13 (7.69%) Matrix Management
14 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (7.10%) PMI Certification
14 12 (7.10%) Programme Management
14 12 (7.10%) Change Management
15 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
16 10 (5.92%) SC Cleared
16 10 (5.92%) Information Security
16 10 (5.92%) Publishing
16 10 (5.92%) PMP

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (3.55%) ArcGIS
2 4 (2.37%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.78%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.59%) Drupal
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.59%) SAS
5 1 (0.59%) FileNet
Applications
1 20 (11.83%) MS Project
2 15 (8.88%) MS Office
3 13 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.18%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.59%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.59%) HFM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) LAN
1 4 (2.37%) WAN
1 4 (2.37%) SAN
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) VoIP
2 2 (1.18%) Wireless
3 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.59%) NAS
3 1 (0.59%) 4G
3 1 (0.59%) ATM
3 1 (0.59%) Broadband
3 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.59%) Selenium
2 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 50 (29.59%) Finance
2 23 (13.61%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.83%) Retail
4 10 (5.92%) Publishing
5 7 (4.14%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Marketing
6 4 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.78%) Legal
7 3 (1.78%) Local Government
8 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Electronics
9 1 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.37%) .NET
2 3 (1.78%) Middleware
2 3 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.18%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.14%) Smart Meter
1 7 (4.14%) RMADS
2 6 (3.55%) PMI
2 6 (3.55%) GIS
3 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.37%) Open Source
3 4 (2.37%) FMCG
3 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (0.59%) DTV
5 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) Windows
2 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (2.96%) Windows 7
2 5 (2.96%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.37%) Linux
3 4 (2.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.24%) Project Management
2 46 (27.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (21.89%) PRINCE2
4 34 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (14.79%) ITIL
6 20 (11.83%) Risk Management
7 15 (8.88%) Project Planning
8 14 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.28%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.69%) Migration
9 13 (7.69%) Matrix Management
10 12 (7.10%) Programme Management
10 12 (7.10%) Change Management
11 11 (6.51%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.92%) Information Security
13 9 (5.33%) CRM
13 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.73%) Data Modelling
15 7 (4.14%) Data Analysis
15 7 (4.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.73%) SQL
2 7 (4.14%) C
3 6 (3.55%) MATLAB
4 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.37%) VBScript
4 4 (2.37%) VB
4 4 (2.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.59%) C#
5 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (11.24%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (7.10%) PMI Certification
4 10 (5.92%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.92%) PMP
5 8 (4.73%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.37%) RHCE
7 4 (2.37%) RHCA
7 4 (2.37%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.78%) ISEB
9 2 (1.18%) CISSP
9 2 (1.18%) CISM
9 2 (1.18%) APMP
9 2 (1.18%) CRISC
10 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.59%) IIBA
10 1 (0.59%) MBA
10 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.37%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.78%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) GxP
4 1 (0.59%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.96%) SCCM
2 4 (2.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (2.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.59%) OVSD
3 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (8.28%) Oracle
1 14 (8.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.33%) VMware
3 6 (3.55%) SAP
3 6 (3.55%) Mapinfo
4 5 (2.96%) Cisco
5 4 (2.37%) HP
5 4 (2.37%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.18%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.18%) Planview
7 1 (0.59%) hybris
7 1 (0.59%) Omniture
7 1 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) Huawei
7 1 (0.59%) JDA
7 1 (0.59%) CODA
7 1 (0.59%) Symantec
7 1 (0.59%) Websense
7 1 (0.59%) ATG
7 1 (0.59%) EMC
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
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Reading
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Moulsecoomb, Brighton
University of Brighton
Rate: £48,743 to £56,482 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago