Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £506 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 130 106
Rank change year-on-year +30 -24 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 31 8 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.41% 0.33% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.35% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 39
Leeds median daily rate £506 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £390 £385 £411
90th Percentile £664 £598 £695
West Yorkshire median daily rate £506 £488 £550
% change year-on-year +3.85% -11.36% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £32.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -

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 2,120 2,295 2,904
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 95.82% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,485 1,493 1,957
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £261 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £564
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 84
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £9.36
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £36.43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 18 (58.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (38.71%) Coaching
5 11 (35.48%) Change Management
6 10 (32.26%) Project Management
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
7 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) Line Management
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) SAP
10 6 (19.35%) Economics
10 6 (19.35%) Statistics
10 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
10 6 (19.35%) Operations Research
10 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (16.13%) Process Management
12 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
12 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
13 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
13 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
13 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
14 2 (6.45%) Scrum
14 2 (6.45%) Migration
14 2 (6.45%) NHS
14 2 (6.45%) SAS
14 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
14 2 (6.45%) Banking
14 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking

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 2 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (38.71%) Coaching
3 11 (35.48%) Change Management
4 10 (32.26%) Project Management
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
6 8 (25.81%) Line Management
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Economics
8 6 (19.35%) Operations Research
8 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (19.35%) Statistics
9 5 (16.13%) Process Management
10 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
10 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
11 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
12 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
12 2 (6.45%) Migration
12 2 (6.45%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) APMP
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) SAP