The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Chief Technology Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
England / London
Rank 380 399 399
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 15 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.065% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.069% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Median daily rate £875 £800 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,050 £900 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £875 £575
% change year-on-year
-54.28% +52.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18033 20348 20215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.74% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12895 14394 14249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 312 339
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Chief Technology Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Chief Technology Officer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chief Technology Officer across the London region.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Trend in London

Chief Technology Officer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Chief Technology Officer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Chief Technology Officer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +7 2 £900 +12.50% 1
Chief Technology Officer
England

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Chief Technology Officer 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 London region featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) SaaS
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Product Management
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) Business Development
8 2 (8.70%) Retail
8 2 (8.70%) Ruby
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) Linux
8 2 (8.70%) Python
8 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) Fintech
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
8 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data
8 2 (8.70%) Heroku
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.35%) Node.js
9 1 (4.35%) High Availability
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
9 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) PaaS
9 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Heroku
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) Django
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
1 1 (4.35%) React
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (4.35%) ServiceStack
1 1 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Product Management
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Business Development
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) API Development
8 1 (4.35%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (4.35%) Coaching
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PHP
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA