The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Contract Manager
London / City of London
Rank 153 143 189
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.31% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.33% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £435 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.40% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £495 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £625 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.90 £36.32 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.95% +3.77%

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
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Contracts Manager in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Contracts 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 City of London region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
5 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) LANDesk
5 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) CMDB
6 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) APMP
6 2 (20.00%) PMI

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) APMP
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) LANDesk
1 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500
Posted: Yesterday