The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Contracts Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 72 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.48% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.51% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
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£381 £225 £623
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.44% -63.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £215 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £225 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Contracts Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
798 778 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.10% 93.73% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 457 307
Average daily rate £380 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 80 57
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £40.90 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Contracts Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Contracts Manager across the Cambridgeshire region.

Contracts Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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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
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £325 -
Contracts Manager
East of England

Contracts Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Kindle
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (10.00%) NHS
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Kindle
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) HP