The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-50.90% +22.22%

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 485 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.80% 95.85% 98.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 351 366
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 29
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 3 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management