The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 179 173 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 20 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.55% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.59% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 7
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£475 £625 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £475 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £650 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £366
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+33.63% +57.14%
Contracts Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5730 5834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 92.36% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3819 4169 4278
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 119
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.41 £39.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Contracts Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contracts Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (48.28%) Finance
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) C
4 5 (17.24%) Murex
4 5 (17.24%) Calypso
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) ISEB
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) CISA
4 5 (17.24%) ITSM
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security
4 5 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Derivative
4 5 (17.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 5 (17.24%) Test Management
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) EMIR
6 3 (10.34%) Fixed Income
6 3 (10.34%) MiFID

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) PROIV
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Derivative
1 5 (17.24%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (10.34%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Kindle
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITSM
3 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Test Management
3 5 (17.24%) People Management
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Document Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) User Stories
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CISA
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) MiFID
1 3 (10.34%) EMIR
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Murex
1 5 (17.24%) Calypso
1 5 (17.24%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) NetApp
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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