The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 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 / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 89 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 10 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.88% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Median daily rate £463 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £386 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £578 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £478 £490
% change year-on-year -0.52% -2.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.04 - £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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1308 1696 1429
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.50% 94.91% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 1006 841
Median daily rate £375 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 38 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -9.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £28.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Manager in Manchester

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheadle - 1 £450 -
Senior Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (18.75%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (6.25%) COBOL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) HP

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Life Science
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
5 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) COBOL
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel
1 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media
1 1 (6.25%) VMware
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