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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Director
UK / England
Rank 569 581 581
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 10 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.065% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.068% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 15
Median daily rate £690 £800 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £444 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £938 £930 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 £700
% change year-on-year
- -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +11 7 £690 -18.82% 4
North West +20 1 - -
North East -17 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
IT Director
UK

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (8.33%) Banking
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) MCSE
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) SAS
7 1 (4.17%) SLA
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) NHS
7 1 (4.17%) BPR
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV

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 1 (4.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) SAS EBI
1 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Presales
5 1 (4.17%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCIE
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Infor