The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 179 181 168
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 73 89 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 0.91% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.96% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 61 58
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £360 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £619
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%
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
7888 9239 8617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.72% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4784 5565 4753
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 433 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Berkshire +3 19 £470 -6.00% 2
Hampshire +11 17 £488 +17.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 9 £476 -2.95%
Surrey +12 7 £488 +8.33% 3
West Sussex +3 6 £550 -
Oxfordshire -13 4 £513 +28.12% 2
Middlesex +4 3 £463 +5.71% 1
Kent - 3 £475 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £650 -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 82 (46.86%) Project Management
2 52 (29.71%) PRINCE2
3 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (26.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (24.57%) Finance
6 25 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
8 17 (9.71%) Waterfall
8 17 (9.71%) PMP
9 16 (9.14%) MS Office
9 16 (9.14%) Migration
9 16 (9.14%) Retail
10 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (7.43%) Degree
11 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
12 12 (6.86%) Scrum
12 12 (6.86%) SAP
12 12 (6.86%) SDLC
13 11 (6.29%) ITIL
13 11 (6.29%) ERP
13 11 (6.29%) PMI Certification
14 10 (5.71%) Programme Management
14 10 (5.71%) Data Centre
15 9 (5.14%) Software Delivery
15 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (5.14%) Office 365
15 9 (5.14%) Business Analysis
15 9 (5.14%) Supplier Management
15 9 (5.14%) Project Planning
15 9 (5.14%) Risk Management

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.00%) CMS
3 4 (2.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.57%) Drupal
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) Kentico
4 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Office
2 15 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.00%) MS Project
4 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.14%) Office 365
2 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.29%) Skype
2 2 (1.14%) MVNO
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
2 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) DWDM
3 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.57%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.57%) MPLS
3 1 (0.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.57%) SDH
3 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.71%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.57%) Big Data
3 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.57%) GIS
3 1 (0.57%) HBase
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.57%) QlikView
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 43 (24.57%) Finance
2 25 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 16 (9.14%) Retail
4 7 (4.00%) Banking
4 7 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (1.71%) Legal
6 2 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) Local Government
6 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) .NET
1 1 (0.57%) CSS
1 1 (0.57%) HTML
1 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.43%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.29%) NHS
5 3 (1.71%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.14%) Economics
6 2 (1.14%) iPad
6 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.14%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.57%) Contactless
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) IVR
7 1 (0.57%) Life Science
7 1 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.57%) PMI
7 1 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.43%) Windows
2 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.14%) AIX
3 2 (1.14%) Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (46.86%) Project Management
2 52 (29.71%) PRINCE2
3 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (26.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (9.71%) Waterfall
6 16 (9.14%) Migration
7 12 (6.86%) Scrum
7 12 (6.86%) SDLC
8 11 (6.29%) ERP
8 11 (6.29%) ITIL
9 10 (5.71%) Programme Management
10 9 (5.14%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.14%) Project Planning
10 9 (5.14%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.14%) Software Delivery
10 9 (5.14%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.00%) Coaching
11 7 (4.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) Java
1 3 (1.71%) SQL
2 2 (1.14%) PHP
3 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (9.71%) PMP
2 13 (7.43%) Degree
2 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.29%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.29%) APMP
8 3 (1.71%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) MiFID
1 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.14%) FATCA
2 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.86%) SAP
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle
4 2 (1.14%) Cisco
4 2 (1.14%) Citrix
4 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.14%) Virgin Media
5 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.57%) EMC
5 1 (0.57%) HP
5 1 (0.57%) IBM
5 1 (0.57%) Informatica
5 1 (0.57%) Polycom
5 1 (0.57%) Remedy
5 1 (0.57%) Sophos
5 1 (0.57%) VMware