Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £660 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 102 96
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.66% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.72% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Bristol median daily rate £660 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £553 £403 £450
90th Percentile £730 £820 £673
South West median daily rate £545 £574 £475
% change year-on-year -5.05% +20.84% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £28.04 - -
South West median hourly rate £28.04 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1873 1660 1658
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1175 1218
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £236
90th Percentile £523 £538 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.40 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Senior Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Bristol

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Manager in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Bristol

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in Bristol

Senior Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Manager in Bristol

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Scorecard
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) SMS
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Degree

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scorecard
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft