The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £481 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 26 April 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 59 70
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 2 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.26% 1.30% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.36% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £481 £400 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.31% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £515 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £50.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 712 733 883
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 94.30% 95.57% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 411 422
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 21
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.10 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Milton Keynes

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Milton Keynes

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco