The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of ICT role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Head of ICT in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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 England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of ICT
Rank - 521 569
Contract jobs requiring a Head of ICT 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £538 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £538 £650
% change year-on-year
- -17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Head of ICT
UK

Head of ICT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of ICT within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Head of ICT
UK

Head of ICT
Top 4 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Head of ICT 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 Head of ICT in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management

Head of ICT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Head of ICT 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 Head of ICT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management