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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 604 623 585
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 25 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.043% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.046% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 9
Median daily rate £800 £700 £825
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £532 £650
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £900 £1,020
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £600 £650
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Director
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
46883 50243 48342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.97% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30886 32538 29753
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 1439 1894 1939
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
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%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +8 12 £925 +12.12% 9
South East +13 6 £750 +25.00% 1
North East - 2 £650 -
East of England - 2 £675 -
South West +7 1 £800 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £850 -
IT Director
UK

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (18.75%) Project Management
2 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) Retail
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
5 6 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.42%) Service Management
6 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
6 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Information Management
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.33%) Coaching
7 4 (8.33%) People Management
7 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
8 3 (6.25%) Degree
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.25%) Banking
8 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
8 3 (6.25%) B2C
9 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Back Office
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Billing
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.08%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Velocity
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Social Network
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (2.08%) Online Games
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Project Management
1 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
1 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Change Management
3 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.42%) Service Management
5 4 (8.33%) Coaching
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.33%) Information Management
5 4 (8.33%) People Management
5 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.25%) B2C
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) PMP
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) CAPM
3 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco
1 1 (2.08%) Infor
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft