The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 119 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% - 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £353
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.36%
Communications Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2209 2344 2670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.21% 91.56% 88.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1104 1042 985
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 90 84
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Communications Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Communications Manager across the Berkshire region.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Communications Manager
South East

Communications Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title.

1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Management
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) SMS

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Communications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Management
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
1 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook