The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Head of ICT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of ICT
Rank - 627 604
Contract jobs requiring a Head of ICT 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £475 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £475 £305
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +55.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of ICT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Head of ICT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of ICT Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of ICT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Head of ICT Daily Rate Trend in England

Head of ICT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Head of ICT Hourly Rate Trend in England

Head of ICT Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Head of ICT 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 England region featuring Head of ICT in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps

Head of ICT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google