The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands 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 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 107 96 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 36 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 1.05% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.09% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 10
Median daily rate £500 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £346 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £493
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.88%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2983 2292 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.94% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 1367 1132
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 148 198
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Senior Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Birmingham -11 9 £470 +4.44% 6
Coventry -9 8 £451 -6.38% 1
Shropshire - 4 £550 -
Warwickshire -9 2 £550 +10.00%
Wolverhampton 0 1 - -
Solihull -16 1 £625 +64.47%
Worcestershire - 1 £500 -
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 33 (56.90%) Project Management
2 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 12 (20.69%) Finance
5 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.34%) PMP
8 6 (10.34%) Retail
8 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Change Control
9 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
9 5 (8.62%) Test Management
9 5 (8.62%) Logistics
9 5 (8.62%) Banking
9 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.62%) Migration
9 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Change Management
10 4 (6.90%) Service Management
10 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
10 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (6.90%) Process Management
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.17%) Conflict Management
11 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
11 3 (5.17%) APMP

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Datazen
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (1.72%) Power BI
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Electronics
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Project Management
2 20 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Change Control
5 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.62%) Change Management
6 5 (8.62%) Logistics
6 5 (8.62%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
6 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) Test Management
6 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
7 4 (6.90%) Process Management
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Conflict Management
8 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.17%) PLM
8 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) PMP
4 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.17%) APMP
5 3 (5.17%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.72%) ISEB
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago