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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Director
UK / England
Rank 558 571 540
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 9 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.071% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.075% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 26
Median daily rate £800 £850 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £495 £613
10% offered a daily rate of more than £960 £975 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £750
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%
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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -7 8 £800 -8.57% 1
North East - 1 - -
IT Director
UK

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (4.17%) Back Office
7 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Banking
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) SLA
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE

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%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Informatics
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
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