The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 59 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 6 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.95% 2.50% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.65% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 10
Median daily rate £390 £518 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.63% +11.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £443 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £489
% change year-on-year -2.06% -0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.07 - £35.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 596 867 947
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.45% 94.34% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 628 566
Median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 49
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -4.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £21.40 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Cheshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Cheshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in Cheshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Manager in Cheshire

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Knutsford - 4 £390 -
Northwich - 1 £550 -
Senior Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
1 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) CIMA
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Local Government
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) MiFID
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DMZ
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Dell
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
1 1 (11.11%) Temenos
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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