The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Director
Rank 573 561 562
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 5 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.018% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
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£650 £700 £838
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £650 £825
% change year-on-year
- -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 3 £750 +7.14% 3
South East +6 2 £650 - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
IT Director
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IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title.

1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) C
5 5 (13.51%) Finance
6 4 (10.81%) CMS
6 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (5.41%) Advertising
8 2 (5.41%) SAP
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.41%) NHS
9 1 (2.70%) DTV
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Change Management
9 1 (2.70%) ERP
9 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) SLA
9 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.70%) Electronics
9 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
2 1 (2.70%) DTV
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.70%) Change Management
3 1 (2.70%) ERP
3 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
3 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
3 1 (2.70%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) SAP
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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