Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £689 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - +117 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.51% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Wales median daily rate £689 - £425
10th Percentile £563 - £364
90th Percentile £750 - £580
UK median daily rate £540 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +8.00% -2.44% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Contract vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1148 1386 1589
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.47% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 932 1130
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £167 £193 £210
90th Percentile £550 £556 £476
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 92 81
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.02% -5.36% -
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.33 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £62.38 £30.25
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Wales

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in Wales

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in Wales

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 6 £689 -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Wales region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Coaching
1 4 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland