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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
England / South West
Rank 114 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 27 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.76% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.79% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 21
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £505 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £55.00

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
2540 2902 3080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.10% 96.16% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1926 1953
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 165 155
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +14 12 £525 +27.27% 1
Devon +2 5 £400 -8.57% 1
Bristol 0 4 £416 -6.98% 1
Gloucestershire -1 2 £525 +44.82% 1
Cornwall - 1 £300 -
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 22 (50.00%) Project Management
2 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.91%) Retail
8 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
9 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.09%) Degree
10 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (9.09%) Project Governance
10 4 (9.09%) Office 365
10 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
10 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.82%) ISEB
11 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.82%) MS Project
11 3 (6.82%) MS Office
11 3 (6.82%) PMI

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 (2.27%) Confluence
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
1 3 (6.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Gradle
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
1 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.82%) Automotive
4 3 (6.82%) Local Government
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Billing
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.82%) PMI
1 3 (6.82%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) AIX
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Project Management
2 14 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.82%) Change Control
8 3 (6.82%) Coaching
8 3 (6.82%) Dependency Management
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.27%) APMP
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) CIMA
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MBA
5 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Black Duck
3 1 (2.27%) BT
3 1 (2.27%) Huawei
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow