The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 349 372 371
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 59 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 37
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£450 £438 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £700 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year
+87.75% -
Contracts Manager
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 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
21039 21285 21609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.93% 92.89% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14704 14726 14659
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 384 467
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Contracts Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contracts Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 16 £500 -4.76%
Ealing - 1 £500 -
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 30 (30.93%) Project Management
3 19 (19.59%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.53%) Banking
5 17 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (12.37%) ITIL
7 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.31%) Change Management
8 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
9 8 (8.25%) Scrum
10 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
10 7 (7.22%) PMI Certification
11 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (6.19%) Service Management
11 6 (6.19%) SLA
11 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
11 6 (6.19%) MS Project
11 6 (6.19%) Legal
11 6 (6.19%) ITSM
11 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (6.19%) People Management
12 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
12 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
12 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.15%) Information Security
12 5 (5.15%) Supplier Management
12 5 (5.15%) QA
12 5 (5.15%) C
12 5 (5.15%) SQL

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.03%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.03%) Kentico
2 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Project
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) MS Office
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.03%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.03%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
1 3 (3.09%) Intranet
1 3 (3.09%) MPLS
2 1 (1.03%) Broadband
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.03%) PROIV
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.19%) Legal
6 4 (4.12%) Marketing
7 3 (3.09%) Law
8 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.06%) Front Office
8 2 (2.06%) Retail
9 1 (1.03%) Billing
9 1 (1.03%) Local Government
9 1 (1.03%) Automotive
9 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) Velocity
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
1 5 (5.15%) PMI
2 4 (4.12%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) User Experience
2 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.06%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Android
2 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Project Management
2 19 (19.59%) PRINCE2
3 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.37%) ITIL
6 10 (10.31%) Change Management
6 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.25%) Scrum
8 6 (6.19%) ITSM
8 6 (6.19%) Service Management
8 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.19%) People Management
9 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.15%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.15%) ERP
9 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.15%) Information Security
10 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.12%) Migration
11 3 (3.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.15%) C
1 5 (5.15%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) VB
2 2 (2.06%) Java
3 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.15%) CISA
2 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.12%) Degree
4 3 (3.09%) APMP
5 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.06%) PMP
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) EMIR
3 3 (3.09%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
1 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) Adobe
2 3 (3.09%) NetApp
3 2 (2.06%) hybris
3 2 (2.06%) Demandware
3 2 (2.06%) SAP
3 2 (2.06%) ATG
3 2 (2.06%) Omniture
3 2 (2.06%) Endeca
4 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.03%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.03%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.03%) Sage
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