The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Manager
Rank 564 521 500
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 15 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.067% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.072% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 9
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£338 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £267 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £475 £288
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +65.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -55.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -55.78%
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 -20 6 £450 -5.26% 7
East Midlands -7 4 £325 -40.90% 3
South West +11 2 £213 - 2
South East -18 1 £400 +23.07% 4
North West -21 1 - - 5
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
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IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.64%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 8 (20.51%) Finance
5 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
6 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.38%) Firewall
7 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.26%) Degree
9 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
9 4 (10.26%) WAN
9 4 (10.26%) DNS
9 4 (10.26%) Citrix
9 4 (10.26%) SAN
10 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (7.69%) Juniper
10 3 (7.69%) NHS
10 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.13%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (2.56%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) ADSL
5 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Ant
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Java EE
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss Seam
1 2 (5.13%) Struts
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) iSeries
2 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.13%) AS400
2 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Informatics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) UNIX
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (25.64%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) HP APS
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) Endeca
5 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.13%) hybris
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) HP
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) Ariba
6 1 (2.56%) Apple
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Retalix
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