Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Manager was £493 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 151 125
Rank change year-on-year +46 -26 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Manager 49 19 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.62% 0.52% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.54% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 51
West Yorkshire median daily rate £493 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.68% -9.52% +23.53%
10th Percentile £382 £415 £413
90th Percentile £638 £631 £695
Yorkshire median daily rate £480 £475 £505
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.94% +18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2926 3508 4239
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 96.40% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2009 2283 2864
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £258
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 101 181
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%
10th Percentile £9.47 £8.75 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.65 £24.63 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.34% +0.35%

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in West Yorkshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Manager in West Yorkshire

Senior Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Manager in West Yorkshire

Senior Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Leeds +33 32 £485 -5.37% 5
Bradford +21 7 £488 +6.85%
Halifax +14 3 £450 +4.77%
Huddersfield - 1 £450 -
Pudsey - 1 £575 -
Wakefield - 1 £588 -
Senior Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (36.73%) Project Management
2 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
4 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (20.41%) Degree
7 9 (18.37%) Coaching
7 9 (18.37%) Retail
7 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 9 (18.37%) SAP
7 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (14.29%) Line Management
8 7 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 6 (12.24%) Operations Research
9 6 (12.24%) Statistics
9 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
9 6 (12.24%) Migration
9 6 (12.24%) Economics
10 5 (10.20%) Service Management
10 5 (10.20%) Process Management
10 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.20%) Logistics
10 5 (10.20%) Resource Management
10 5 (10.20%) DevOps
11 4 (8.16%) Minimum Viable Product
11 4 (8.16%) GDPR
11 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
11 4 (8.16%) User Stories

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP EWM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Finance
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (8.16%) NHS
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Android
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (36.73%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (18.37%) Change Management
5 9 (18.37%) Coaching
5 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.29%) Line Management
6 7 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (12.24%) Economics
7 6 (12.24%) Migration
7 6 (12.24%) Operations Research
7 6 (12.24%) Statistics
8 5 (10.20%) DevOps
8 5 (10.20%) Logistics
8 5 (10.20%) Process Management
8 5 (10.20%) Resource Management
8 5 (10.20%) Service Management
8 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.16%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.04%) APMP
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.16%) GDPR
3 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Dell
2 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
2 2 (4.08%) Veeam