The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had IT Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 164 213 198
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.017% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £943
UK excluding London median daily rate £688 £575 £625
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Director
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
3212 5598 5518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.72% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2600 4350 4016
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 87 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.71 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £31.90 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Director
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 IT Director across the City of London region.

IT Director Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Director Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT Director 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 IT Director in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

IT Director 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco