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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract Manager
Rank 366 387 358
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 42 31 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 39
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.32 - -
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
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 342 392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +56 10 £625 +38.88% 1
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 40 (49.38%) Finance
2 38 (46.91%) Project Management
3 24 (29.63%) Banking
4 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
5 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.75%) Financial Institution
7 15 (18.52%) PMI
7 15 (18.52%) PMI Certification
8 14 (17.28%) Cash Management
8 14 (17.28%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 14 (17.28%) SEPA
9 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.88%) SQL
10 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.64%) QA
12 6 (7.41%) JIRA
12 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
12 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
13 5 (6.17%) Oracle
14 4 (4.94%) Degree
14 4 (4.94%) ITIL
14 4 (4.94%) NHS
14 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (4.94%) Law
14 4 (4.94%) Change Management
14 4 (4.94%) SDLC
14 4 (4.94%) User Experience
14 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.47%) IBM Domino
1 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (49.38%) Finance
2 24 (29.63%) Banking
3 16 (19.75%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Law
6 3 (3.70%) Billing
6 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 3 (3.70%) Retail
7 2 (2.47%) Automotive
7 2 (2.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) FIXML
2 2 (2.47%) FpML
3 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) PMI
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) NHS
2 4 (4.94%) User Experience
3 3 (3.70%) Derivative
3 3 (3.70%) Equities
3 3 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
1 2 (2.47%) Unix
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Project Management
2 23 (28.40%) PRINCE2
3 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.28%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 14 (17.28%) Cash Management
5 9 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) SDLC
9 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.70%) Data Management
9 3 (3.70%) Logistics
9 3 (3.70%) Migration
9 3 (3.70%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.94%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.28%) SEPA
2 7 (8.64%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) HP
4 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 2 (2.47%) Lotus
4 2 (2.47%) Murex
4 2 (2.47%) NetApp
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Omniture
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