The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract Manager
Rank 97 101 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 13 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 0.50% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.52% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 7
Median daily rate £413 £393 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 -
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
1395 1524 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.27% 95.01% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1087 683
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 20
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £16.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Contracts 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 Leeds region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) NHS
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.00%) SEO
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MAPM
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Qualys