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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 351 361 344
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 35 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 20
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
19129 20370 18381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 93.18% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13552 13895 12393
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 377 506
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +10 9 £600 +17.07% 2
Bromley - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Project Management
3 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) Banking
5 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.94%) Legal
6 7 (10.94%) JIRA
7 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
7 6 (9.38%) Scrum
7 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.81%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.81%) SLA
8 5 (7.81%) Murex
8 5 (7.81%) Calypso
8 5 (7.81%) HP
8 5 (7.81%) ISEB
8 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Derivative
8 5 (7.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (7.81%) Test Management
8 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (7.81%) Change Control
8 5 (7.81%) Line Management
9 4 (6.25%) Coaching
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) QA
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) Change Management

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) Kentico
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Project
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MS Access
2 1 (1.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Xcode
2 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (10.94%) Legal
4 6 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Retail
6 2 (3.13%) Law
6 2 (3.13%) Billing
7 1 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (1.56%) Games
7 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.56%) French Language
7 1 (1.56%) German Language
7 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) JSON
2 1 (1.56%) HTML5
2 1 (1.56%) Mason
2 1 (1.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Derivative
1 5 (7.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.56%) Kindle
4 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Project Management
2 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.38%) Scrum
5 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
6 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Test Management
6 5 (7.81%) Change Control
6 5 (7.81%) Line Management
7 4 (6.25%) Coaching
7 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) Validation
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.69%) Quantitative Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Logistics
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Java
1 2 (3.13%) SQL
1 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) ISEB Practitioner
1 5 (7.81%) ISEB
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) PMP
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Murex
1 5 (7.81%) Calypso
1 5 (7.81%) HP
2 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.13%) Civica
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe
3 1 (1.56%) Tableau
3 1 (1.56%) EPiServer
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