The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 588 604 565
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 31 14 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.028% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.029% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 33
Median daily rate £800 £775 £818
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £513 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,178 £900 £940
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £688 £675
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Director
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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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Director
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Director Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Director
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Director across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

IT Director Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Director
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Director Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Director
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 13 £925 +5.71% 6
South East +8 5 £738 +5.35% 3
East of England +17 2 - -
South West +5 2 £500 -35.48% 1
Midlands - 2 £1,200 - 1
North East - 2 £650 - 1
Yorkshire +4 1 £675 +86.20% 1
North West -12 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
IT Director
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IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (14.81%) Change Management
4 8 (14.81%) Retail
4 8 (14.81%) Project Management
5 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
6 6 (11.11%) Service Management
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) ERP
6 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 5 (9.26%) People Management
7 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.41%) Line Management
8 4 (7.41%) Information Management
8 4 (7.41%) Service Design
9 3 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (5.56%) Marketing
9 3 (5.56%) Degree
9 3 (5.56%) Infor
9 3 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.56%) Coaching
9 3 (5.56%) Banking
9 3 (5.56%) Management Information System

IT Director 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) 3G
1 1 (1.85%) 4G
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) VPN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Retail
3 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (3.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.85%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (1.85%) German Language
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.85%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) EPoS
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.85%) Online Games
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (14.81%) Change Management
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) People Management
5 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.41%) Information Management
6 4 (7.41%) Line Management
6 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 4 (7.41%) Service Design
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
1 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) PMP
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CAPM
3 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Infor
1 3 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.85%) JDA
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Retek