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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 104 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 19 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.98% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.04% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £423 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £594 £550
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 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
2265 2219 2009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.02% 94.51% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1201 1163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 103 164
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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
Shropshire +15 5 £519 -
Coventry -10 5 £531 +0.23% 1
Birmingham -3 4 £663 +42.47% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £250 - 1
Solihull -6 1 - -
Senior Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 26 (45.61%) Project Management
2 20 (35.09%) PRINCE2
3 19 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
6 8 (14.04%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
6 8 (14.04%) ITIL
7 7 (12.28%) Change Management
7 7 (12.28%) Finance
7 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.77%) ISEB
9 5 (8.77%) PMI
9 5 (8.77%) PMP
9 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
10 4 (7.02%) Banking
10 4 (7.02%) Degree
10 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (5.26%) User Stories
11 3 (5.26%) Line Management
11 3 (5.26%) Mentoring

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 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Local Government
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) PMI
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.75%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) AIX
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Solaris
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Project Management
2 20 (35.09%) PRINCE2
3 19 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 8 (14.04%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (14.04%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.28%) Change Management
7 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
8 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) Line Management
9 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.26%) Presales
9 3 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (5.26%) User Stories
9 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) ISEB
3 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.77%) PMP
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.51%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.75%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco
2 2 (3.51%) Citrix
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) SAP
2 2 (3.51%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Mercator
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