The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Manager
Rank 99 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 16 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.86% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.94% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
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£500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £490 £453
% change year-on-year
-0.25% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2212 1802 2054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.73% 91.52% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 873 966
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 128 134
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 29 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham -5 5 £513 - 9
Coventry -15 2 £625 +38.88% 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.43%) Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Change Control
8 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.71%) MS Office
8 2 (5.71%) SAP
8 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
8 2 (5.71%) NHS
8 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
8 2 (5.71%) PMI
8 2 (5.71%) Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) Retail
9 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
9 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) QlikView
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) PMI
1 2 (5.71%) NHS
2 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 1 (2.86%) ITSM
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Information Security
8 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
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