The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 121 130 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 18 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.78% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.82% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 25
Median daily rate £530 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £553 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2655 3057 3155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.06% 95.77% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1746 2056 2037
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 156 227
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Wiltshire -2 8 £650 +48.57% 2
Gloucestershire -1 3 £525 +20.00% 1
Devon +4 2 £425 -22.72%
Bristol -2 2 £563 +14.79% 1
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) MS Project
6 3 (11.11%) MS Office
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (7.41%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (7.41%) APMP
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Gradle
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.41%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
1 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) APMP
5 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.41%) PMP
6 1 (3.70%) CIMA
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Black Duck
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow