The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 91
Contract jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £481 £544
% change year-on-year
+24.67% -11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1415 1501 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.00% 95.54% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 865 797
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 68 96
Median hourly rate £13.55 £14.20 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Head of IT
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of IT across the East Midlands region.

Head of IT Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Head of IT 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 East Midlands region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Records Management
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Records Management
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA