The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 75 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 52 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 0.94% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.97% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 27
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £306 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 £48.10 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.41% +243.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+66.00% -9.09%
IT Manager
England

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2273 2472 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 96.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1468 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 229 245
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +27 22 £425 +6.25% 2
Essex +10 13 £500 +17.64% 2
Hertfordshire +12 12 £390 -13.33% 3
Bedfordshire +4 2 £475 +15.15% 5
Suffolk +2 1 £350 +12.00% 1
Norfolk - 1 £525 - 1
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title.

1 38 (35.85%) PRINCE2
2 32 (30.19%) Finance
3 30 (28.30%) ITIL
3 30 (28.30%) Project Management
4 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
6 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
8 12 (11.32%) Windows
9 11 (10.38%) MS Project
9 11 (10.38%) Scrum
10 10 (9.43%) Linux
11 9 (8.49%) C
11 9 (8.49%) Middleware
11 9 (8.49%) Retail
11 9 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
13 7 (6.60%) IBM
13 7 (6.60%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.60%) Oracle
13 7 (6.60%) ERP
13 7 (6.60%) Degree
13 7 (6.60%) Performance Management
13 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (5.66%) Jenkins

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.77%) Apache
1 4 (3.77%) JBoss
2 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Project
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.94%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) IBM PureFlex
1 3 (2.83%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.94%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) HTTP
1 5 (4.72%) SSL
1 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.77%) SAN
3 3 (2.83%) Firewall
4 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (0.94%) LAN
5 1 (0.94%) Skype
5 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (30.19%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Retail
3 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Back Office
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) Middleware
2 5 (4.72%) J2EE
3 1 (0.94%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) iSeries
3 3 (2.83%) PMI
4 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) CMDB
5 1 (0.94%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.94%) FMCG
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (0.94%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 10 (9.43%) Linux
3 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.94%) Unix
8 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) PRINCE2
2 30 (28.30%) ITIL
2 30 (28.30%) Project Management
3 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.38%) Scrum
6 9 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.60%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.60%) ERP
7 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.60%) Performance Management
8 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.66%) Migration
8 6 (5.66%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.72%) Change Management
9 5 (4.72%) Open Source
9 5 (4.72%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.49%) C
2 5 (4.72%) Perl
2 5 (4.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
3 6 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.72%) HNC
4 5 (4.72%) HND
4 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.77%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.83%) MCSE
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.94%) APMP
7 1 (0.94%) CIPD
7 1 (0.94%) CISA
7 1 (0.94%) CISSP
7 1 (0.94%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.94%) PMP
7 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.77%) Docker
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) IBM
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) VMware
4 5 (4.72%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco
5 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.77%) WSO2
6 3 (2.83%) HP
6 3 (2.83%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.89%) Citrix
7 2 (1.89%) Rally
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.94%) Dell
8 1 (0.94%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) Symantec
Cambridge
Cambridge Assessment
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 27 days ago