The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 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
Contract Manager
Rank 93 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£395 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
Contracts Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1232 1132 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.79% 93.02% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 779 385
Average daily rate £360 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £101.90 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) APMP
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CMS

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Insight
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google