The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 192 196 211
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 11 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £475 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £755 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 6585 7214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.00% 92.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3926 4836 5254
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 170 166
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.90 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Contracts Manager
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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 24 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 21 (46.67%) Project Management
3 13 (28.89%) PMI Certification
4 12 (26.67%) PMI
5 11 (24.44%) PMP
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
7 8 (17.78%) Banking
8 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Service Management
9 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) ITSM
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.11%) Derivative
9 5 (11.11%) Requirements Management
10 4 (8.89%) COBIT
10 4 (8.89%) German Language
10 4 (8.89%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (8.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
10 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) BMC
10 4 (8.89%) Remedy
10 4 (8.89%) SAP
10 4 (8.89%) C
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.67%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Loan IQ
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) CTI
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.89%) German Language
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Publishing
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Local Government
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) PMI
2 5 (11.11%) Derivative
3 4 (8.89%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (6.67%) Kindle
5 2 (4.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.22%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 21 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Scrum
4 5 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 5 (11.11%) Service Management
4 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (11.11%) ITSM
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) PLM
7 2 (4.44%) PDM
7 2 (4.44%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) PMI Certification
2 11 (24.44%) PMP
3 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) COBIT
2 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.44%) XenApp
1 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) SAP
1 4 (8.89%) BMC
1 4 (8.89%) Remedy
2 3 (6.67%) Baan
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.44%) Primavera
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
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