The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Manager
Rank 107 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 17 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.88% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 8
Average daily rate £500 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £403 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £620 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £499 £495 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
2368 2041 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.08% 92.39% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1140 1018
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 176 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 7 £445 -31.53% 2
Wolverhampton +5 3 £550 +10.00%
Warwickshire +5 2 £513 +16.47% 2
Coventry -4 2 £410 -3.52% 3
Solihull -14 1 £525 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Senior Manager
England

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Project Management
3 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.78%) Programme Management
6 7 (15.56%) SAP
6 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
7 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.89%) MS Project
9 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) Automotive
9 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Marketing
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.67%) Banking
10 3 (6.67%) Retail
10 3 (6.67%) Logistics
10 3 (6.67%) Change Management
10 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.67%) Lotus
10 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.67%) ISEB
10 3 (6.67%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Project
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Intranet
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.22%) ICMP
3 1 (2.22%) IKE
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) IPv4
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) SNMP
3 1 (2.22%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) Telnet
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Datazen
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.22%) Power BI
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.44%) EPoS
2 2 (4.44%) PMI
3 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.78%) Programme Management
5 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (6.67%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Logistics
8 3 (6.67%) Presales
9 2 (4.44%) ERP
9 2 (4.44%) Project Governance
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) APMP
4 2 (4.44%) CISSP
4 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CISA
5 1 (2.22%) CISMP
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) JSP 440
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) SAP
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (2.22%) Ariba
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Cognos
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £420 - £470 per day
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