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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 180 167 165
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 77 70 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.82% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.89% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 27
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£475 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £438 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £613 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £483 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -18.36%
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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -16 17 £500 -10.71% 7
Hampshire -7 16 £475 -16.48% 3
Surrey -4 15 £458 -12.85% 2
Oxfordshire -18 7 £425 -22.68% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £485 - 3
West Sussex 0 4 £450 -14.28% 2
Kent -4 3 £400 -28.08%
Middlesex - - - - 1
Home Counties - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 59 (35.54%) Project Management
2 45 (27.11%) PRINCE2
3 37 (22.29%) Finance
3 37 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (21.69%) Security Cleared
5 25 (15.06%) SC Cleared
6 21 (12.65%) ITIL
7 18 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (9.04%) DV Cleared
8 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
9 14 (8.43%) MS Project
10 13 (7.83%) SAP
10 13 (7.83%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (7.23%) Retail
11 12 (7.23%) Degree
11 12 (7.23%) Service Management
11 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
11 12 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (6.63%) Oracle
12 11 (6.63%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.02%) Legal
13 10 (6.02%) SQL
13 10 (6.02%) Windows
13 10 (6.02%) PMI Certification
13 10 (6.02%) Marketing
14 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
14 8 (4.82%) VMware
15 7 (4.22%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (2.41%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.81%) CMS
2 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.60%) FileNet
3 1 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) MS Project
2 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.22%) MS Office
4 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.41%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.20%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.60%) HFM
3 1 (0.60%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.20%) 3G
3 2 (1.20%) Broadband
3 2 (1.20%) 2G
3 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) ATM
4 1 (0.60%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (1.20%) SAP BW
1 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) Essbase
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 37 (22.29%) Finance
2 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.23%) Retail
4 10 (6.02%) Legal
4 10 (6.02%) Marketing
5 6 (3.61%) Billing
5 6 (3.61%) Publishing
6 4 (2.41%) Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.60%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.81%) .NET
2 2 (1.20%) SAP CO-PA
2 2 (1.20%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.60%) ATL
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.61%) PMI
3 4 (2.41%) Open Source
4 3 (1.81%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Economics
5 2 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.60%) CESG
6 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.02%) Windows
2 5 (3.01%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.41%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.41%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.54%) Project Management
2 45 (27.11%) PRINCE2
3 37 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.65%) ITIL
5 18 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.83%) Risk Management
7 12 (7.23%) Service Management
8 11 (6.63%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.22%) Change Management
9 7 (4.22%) PRINCE
9 7 (4.22%) Matrix Management
10 6 (3.61%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.61%) CRM
10 6 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.01%) Migration
11 5 (3.01%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.01%) Change Control
11 5 (3.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (2.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.02%) SQL
2 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
2 4 (2.41%) VBScript
2 4 (2.41%) VB
3 3 (1.81%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (21.69%) Security Cleared
2 25 (15.06%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.04%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (7.23%) Degree
5 12 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (6.02%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.01%) PMP
8 4 (2.41%) RHCSA
8 4 (2.41%) RHCA
8 4 (2.41%) RHCE
9 3 (1.81%) HNC
9 3 (1.81%) HND
10 2 (1.20%) CRISC
10 2 (1.20%) CISSP
10 2 (1.20%) ISEB
10 2 (1.20%) CISM
11 1 (0.60%) CIMA
11 1 (0.60%) ACCA
11 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) BS15000
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) GxP
3 1 (0.60%) MiFID
3 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.60%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) SCCM
1 4 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.60%) OVSD
Vendors
1 13 (7.83%) SAP
2 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.63%) Oracle
4 8 (4.82%) VMware
5 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.60%) ESRI
7 1 (0.60%) Progress
7 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.60%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) Ariba
7 1 (0.60%) Cerner
7 1 (0.60%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.60%) Omniture
7 1 (0.60%) Google
7 1 (0.60%) Huawei
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