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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 159 184 131
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -53
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 98 82 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 0.87% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.93% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 57 68
Average daily rate £483 £480 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £386 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £600 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £489 £500
% change year-on-year
-0.25% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
7953 8828 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.19% 93.80% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4824 4748 4160
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 432 468
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
Berkshire +13 28 £500 -4.76% 8
Hampshire +26 25 £478 +0.52% 5
Oxfordshire +10 14 £480 +37.14% 5
Surrey -6 14 £525 +22.09% 6
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £494 -14.13% 3
West Sussex +6 3 £450 - 1
East Sussex +5 1 £175 -62.16%
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (35.20%) Project Management
2 54 (30.17%) PRINCE2
3 43 (24.02%) Finance
4 37 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (12.85%) Programme Management
6 16 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
8 13 (7.26%) Migration
8 13 (7.26%) MS Office
8 13 (7.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (6.70%) ITIL
10 11 (6.15%) Telecoms
10 11 (6.15%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.59%) SC Cleared
11 10 (5.59%) Marketing
11 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.03%) Windows
12 9 (5.03%) QA
12 9 (5.03%) Matrix Management
13 8 (4.47%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.47%) SAP
13 8 (4.47%) MS Project
13 8 (4.47%) LAN
13 8 (4.47%) PMI Certification
13 8 (4.47%) Change Control
13 8 (4.47%) Business Transformation
14 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
14 7 (3.91%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (2.23%) Apache
1 4 (2.23%) IIS
1 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.56%) Moodle
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) MS Office
2 8 (4.47%) MS Project
3 5 (2.79%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) MoSes
2 2 (1.12%) Primavera
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) HFM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) IaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) LAN
2 7 (3.91%) WAN
3 2 (1.12%) 3G
3 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.12%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.56%) 2G
4 1 (0.56%) 4G
4 1 (0.56%) Broadband
4 1 (0.56%) DHCP
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) DWDM
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) NAS
4 1 (0.56%) SAN
4 1 (0.56%) SDH
4 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.68%) Big Data
2 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.56%) JUnit
2 1 (0.56%) Maven
2 1 (0.56%) Selenium
2 1 (0.56%) TestComplete
2 1 (0.56%) WATIR
General
1 43 (24.02%) Finance
2 11 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.59%) Marketing
4 7 (3.91%) Publishing
5 5 (2.79%) Retail
6 4 (2.23%) Banking
7 3 (1.68%) Legal
7 3 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.12%) Electronics
8 2 (1.12%) Local Government
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) Middleware
1 2 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.56%) Servlets
2 1 (0.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.79%) NHS
3 4 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.23%) Life Science
4 2 (1.12%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.12%) PMI
4 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.12%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.12%) Statistics
4 2 (1.12%) User Experience
5 1 (0.56%) Biotechnology
5 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.56%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.03%) Windows
2 6 (3.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.68%) Unix
4 2 (1.12%) Linux
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) AIX
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.20%) Project Management
2 54 (30.17%) PRINCE2
3 37 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (12.85%) Programme Management
5 16 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.26%) Migration
7 12 (6.70%) ITIL
8 11 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.15%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.03%) Matrix Management
11 8 (4.47%) Business Transformation
11 8 (4.47%) Change Control
11 8 (4.47%) Project Planning
12 6 (3.35%) Information Security
12 6 (3.35%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (2.79%) Change Management
13 5 (2.79%) ERP
13 5 (2.79%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.79%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.68%) Java
2 2 (1.12%) C#
3 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.56%) SQL
3 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.47%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.91%) Degree
4 7 (3.91%) PMP
5 6 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.23%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.12%) APMP
8 2 (1.12%) ISEB
8 2 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.12%) MCIPD
9 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) COBIT
2 2 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Ansible
1 2 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (7.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.47%) SAP
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle
4 4 (2.23%) Sophos
5 3 (1.68%) Cisco
5 3 (1.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (1.12%) BT
6 2 (1.12%) Cognos
6 2 (1.12%) Concur
6 2 (1.12%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.12%) Huawei
6 2 (1.12%) IBM
6 2 (1.12%) Kronos
6 2 (1.12%) Nokia
6 2 (1.12%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (1.12%) Progress
7 1 (0.56%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.56%) Callidus
7 1 (0.56%) ZTE
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