The first table below looks at the demand for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Contracts Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -58.82%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
166 104 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 92.74% 88.89% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 80 223
Average daily rate £350 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Contracts Manager
West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Contracts Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center