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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 74 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.56% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.58% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £385 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £445 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £390 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
982 856 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.93% 95.54% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 481 540
Average daily rate £325 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 35
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014, 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 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Logistics
2 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) BPEL
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Perforce