Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 99 146
Rank change year-on-year -22 +47 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 19 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.80% 1.46% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.50% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 9
Leeds median daily rate £444 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.46% +3.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £403 £393 £425
90th Percentile £639 £671 £636
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £520 £475
% change year-on-year -8.65% +9.47% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,287 2,138 2,649
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 97.54% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,594 1,487 1,778
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £268 £281
90th Percentile £575 £545 £557
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 32 47
Leeds median hourly rate £16.81 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.51 £10.02
90th Percentile £30.30 £27.30 £31.05
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £13.78 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.03% +6.00% -4.38%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Leeds

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Leeds

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Senior Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.79%) PMP
6 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
6 2 (10.53%) Process Management
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Tandem
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) Contract Management
7 1 (5.26%) GDPR

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) Contract Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Zoho