The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 218 203
Rank change year-on-year -20 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 187 228 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 1.05% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.10% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 157 179
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £408 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £750 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £489
% change year-on-year -2.06% -0.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Manager in London

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London -8 27 £575 -4.16% 17
Canary Wharf +7 4 £525 -
Uxbridge -4 2 - -
Westminster +6 1 £475 -20.83%
Hammersmith -6 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £500 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £430 -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
Senior Manager
England

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

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 London region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 154 (37.47%) Finance
2 130 (31.63%) Project Management
3 126 (30.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (16.30%) Banking
6 65 (15.82%) PRINCE2
7 49 (11.92%) Security Cleared
8 40 (9.73%) Programme Management
9 39 (9.49%) SC Cleared
10 32 (7.79%) Retail
11 29 (7.06%) ITIL
12 27 (6.57%) Change Management
12 27 (6.57%) Scrum
12 27 (6.57%) Migration
13 26 (6.33%) Microsoft
13 26 (6.33%) Investment Management
14 25 (6.08%) Waterfall
14 25 (6.08%) Asset Management
15 24 (5.84%) SAP
15 24 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (5.60%) Matrix Organization
17 22 (5.35%) Mentoring
17 22 (5.35%) Coaching
17 22 (5.35%) Service Delivery
17 22 (5.35%) Degree
18 21 (5.11%) Wealth Management
19 20 (4.87%) Microsoft Project
19 20 (4.87%) Service Management
20 19 (4.62%) PMP
20 19 (4.62%) Analytics

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (1.46%) CMS
1 6 (1.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.73%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.49%) Documentum
3 2 (0.49%) Drupal
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.24%) Confluence
4 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.24%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (4.87%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.97%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.73%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.73%) Primavera
3 3 (0.73%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.73%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.73%) Sonata
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.24%) FastStats
5 1 (0.24%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.14%) Office 365
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.73%) IaaS
3 3 (0.73%) PaaS
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Boomi
5 1 (0.24%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.22%) WAN
2 4 (0.97%) LAN
3 3 (0.73%) Extranet
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) VoIP
4 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.49%) Wireless
5 1 (0.24%) DMZ
5 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.24%) LDAP
5 1 (0.24%) MPLS
5 1 (0.24%) Network Security
5 1 (0.24%) PSTN
5 1 (0.24%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.97%) Power BI
2 4 (0.97%) SAP BW
2 4 (0.97%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.24%) KDB
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.19%) JIRA
2 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Gradle
4 1 (0.24%) gulp
4 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) Maven
4 1 (0.24%) Selenium
4 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 154 (37.47%) Finance
2 67 (16.30%) Banking
3 32 (7.79%) Retail
4 18 (4.38%) Legal
4 18 (4.38%) Marketing
5 14 (3.41%) Advertising
6 13 (3.16%) Front Office
6 13 (3.16%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.92%) Retail Banking
8 11 (2.68%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.70%) Law
10 6 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.73%) Billing
13 2 (0.49%) Back Office
13 2 (0.49%) Electronics
13 2 (0.49%) Local Government
13 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.49%) Publishing
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.49%) ATL
2 2 (0.49%) Laravel
2 2 (0.49%) Middleware
3 1 (0.24%) .NET
3 1 (0.24%) EDI
3 1 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.24%) HTML
3 1 (0.24%) Velocity
3 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.92%) Management Information System
2 12 (2.92%) User Experience
3 11 (2.68%) Fintech
4 9 (2.19%) PMI
5 8 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.70%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.46%) FMCG
7 6 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.46%) NHS
8 5 (1.22%) Derivative
9 4 (0.97%) Equities
9 4 (0.97%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.73%) CMDB
10 3 (0.73%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.73%) EPoS
11 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.65%) Windows
2 8 (1.95%) Windows 10
3 4 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.73%) Android
4 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.73%) Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.63%) Project Management
2 126 (30.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 91 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (15.82%) PRINCE2
5 40 (9.73%) Programme Management
6 29 (7.06%) ITIL
7 27 (6.57%) Change Management
7 27 (6.57%) Migration
7 27 (6.57%) Scrum
8 26 (6.33%) Investment Management
9 25 (6.08%) Asset Management
9 25 (6.08%) Waterfall
10 23 (5.60%) Matrix Organization
11 22 (5.35%) Coaching
11 22 (5.35%) Mentoring
11 22 (5.35%) Service Delivery
12 21 (5.11%) Wealth Management
13 20 (4.87%) Service Management
14 19 (4.62%) Analytics
15 17 (4.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.68%) C
2 8 (1.95%) SQL
3 7 (1.70%) Java
4 3 (0.73%) PHP
4 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.49%) C#
6 1 (0.24%) Groovy
6 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.24%) Python
6 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.49%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.35%) Degree
4 19 (4.62%) PMP
5 16 (3.89%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.95%) CISSP
8 7 (1.70%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.22%) CISM
9 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.22%) MBA
9 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.97%) ISEB
10 4 (0.97%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.49%) ACCA
12 2 (0.49%) APMP
12 2 (0.49%) CISA
12 2 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.16%) PMO
2 9 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.95%) QA
4 7 (1.70%) MiFID
5 6 (1.46%) SEPA
6 5 (1.22%) GDPR
7 4 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.73%) COBIT
8 3 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.73%) GxP
8 3 (0.73%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.73%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.24%) Basel III
10 1 (0.24%) COSO
10 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) Nessus
2 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.84%) SAP
3 17 (4.14%) Oracle
4 5 (1.22%) Charles River
5 4 (0.97%) Adobe
5 4 (0.97%) FNZ
5 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.97%) Tableau
5 4 (0.97%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.73%) Bloomberg
6 3 (0.73%) CA
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco
7 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.24%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.24%) Informatica
8 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.24%) NetApp
8 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) WorldPay
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