Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 18 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.14% 1.44% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.49% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 10
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -16.28% +17.81%
10th Percentile £378 £388 £424
90th Percentile £623 £534 £616
East of England median daily rate £550 £450 £533
% change year-on-year +22.22% -15.49% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1469 1340 1517
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.03% 96.68% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 770 769
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 82 157
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.45% -14.29% +15.55%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.63 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Hertfordshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Hertfordshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in Hertfordshire

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 8 - -
Welwyn Garden City +1 2 £613 +53.13%
St Albans 0 2 - -
Hatfield - 2 - -
Senior Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Legal
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
4 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
5 4 (22.22%) GDPR
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (11.11%) Office 365
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Windows
8 1 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HFM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Security
4 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Entry
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) VMware