The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 97 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 42 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 0.71% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 19
Average daily rate
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£500 £499 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £405 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £640 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
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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
3046 2082 2931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.41% 93.03% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 1326 1723
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 164 246
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Manager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Bristol -3 16 £575 +15.00% 4
Wiltshire -9 10 £493 -24.23% 3
Devon -10 7 £458 +21.59%
Gloucestershire -16 3 - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 18 (26.87%) Project Management
3 15 (22.39%) PRINCE2
4 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.42%) Oracle
6 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
7 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.43%) Open Source
8 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
8 7 (10.45%) Change Management
8 7 (10.45%) Migration
8 7 (10.45%) Client/Server
8 7 (10.45%) Cisco
9 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
9 6 (8.96%) Change Control
9 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (7.46%) Legal
10 5 (7.46%) Firewall
10 5 (7.46%) McAfee
10 5 (7.46%) Juniper
10 5 (7.46%) ITIL
11 4 (5.97%) SLA
11 4 (5.97%) NHS
11 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.97%) Marketing
11 4 (5.97%) Degree
11 4 (5.97%) Banking
11 4 (5.97%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (2.99%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) WAN
2 2 (2.99%) LAN
2 2 (2.99%) BGP
2 2 (2.99%) MPLS
2 2 (2.99%) OSPF
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.49%) LTE
3 1 (1.49%) UMTS
3 1 (1.49%) ATM
3 1 (1.49%) GPRS
3 1 (1.49%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Military
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Velocity
2 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Open Source
2 7 (10.45%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.97%) NHS
5 3 (4.48%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.49%) CMDB
6 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Project Management
2 15 (22.39%) PRINCE2
3 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.45%) Change Management
5 7 (10.45%) Migration
6 6 (8.96%) Change Control
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL
8 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.97%) Line Management
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.48%) Business Development
9 3 (4.48%) ERP
10 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.99%) PRINCE
10 2 (2.99%) Six Sigma
10 2 (2.99%) Operations Research
10 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.49%) ISEB
7 1 (1.49%) PMP
7 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 5 (7.46%) McAfee
3 5 (7.46%) Juniper
4 3 (4.48%) F5
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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