The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 41 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 15 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.36% 2.88% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.13% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 3
Median daily rate £388 £500 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +20.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.52 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.78% +1.73%
IT Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 736 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.22% 92.00% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 384 283
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 64 50
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +4 4 £385 -20.00%
St Albans +1 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £325 -
Tring - 1 £445 -
IT Manager
East of England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT Manager 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) Retail
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
6 3 (9.38%) DataStage
6 3 (9.38%) Middleware
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
6 3 (9.38%) FMCG
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
7 2 (6.25%) CCENT
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 2 (6.25%) Apple
7 2 (6.25%) LAN
7 2 (6.25%) SLA
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Silverpop
1 1 (3.13%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.38%) DataStage
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) German Language
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.13%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.13%) Blog
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
3 1 (3.13%) Informatics
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 2 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (3.13%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCA
2 2 (6.25%) CCENT
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow