The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 359 360 369
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 43 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 30
Average daily rate
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£444 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £311 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Contracts Manager
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +24 12 £525 -4.54% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 36 (36.00%) Project Management
3 34 (34.00%) Finance
4 15 (15.00%) Banking
5 14 (14.00%) PMI Certification
6 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
6 13 (13.00%) PMI
6 13 (13.00%) Risk Management
7 12 (12.00%) PMP
8 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (10.00%) MS Project
10 8 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (7.00%) ITIL
11 7 (7.00%) SAP
11 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.00%) Legal
11 7 (7.00%) Scrum
12 6 (6.00%) ITSM
12 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.00%) Service Management
12 6 (6.00%) Derivative
12 6 (6.00%) Degree
13 5 (5.00%) Requirements Management
13 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
13 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (5.00%) Kindle
13 5 (5.00%) Change Control
13 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.00%) CMS

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.00%) Drupal
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) SAS
4 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Project
2 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.00%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.00%) Loan IQ
3 1 (1.00%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) LAN
1 1 (1.00%) WAN
1 1 (1.00%) HTTP
1 1 (1.00%) CTI
1 1 (1.00%) Intranet
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
1 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) DB2
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.00%) JIRA
1 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (34.00%) Finance
2 15 (15.00%) Banking
3 7 (7.00%) Legal
4 5 (5.00%) Publishing
4 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.00%) German Language
5 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.00%) Retail
7 2 (2.00%) Arabic Language
7 2 (2.00%) Law
8 1 (1.00%) Local Government
8 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (1.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) J2EE
2 1 (1.00%) JSP
2 1 (1.00%) Servlets
2 1 (1.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) Velocity
2 1 (1.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.00%) Mason
2 1 (1.00%) DHTML
2 1 (1.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) PMI
2 6 (6.00%) Derivative
3 5 (5.00%) Kindle
4 4 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) UNIX
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 36 (36.00%) Project Management
3 13 (13.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.00%) Scrum
5 7 (7.00%) ITIL
6 6 (6.00%) Service Management
6 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.00%) ITSM
7 5 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 5 (5.00%) Change Control
7 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.00%) Migration
8 4 (4.00%) Change Management
8 4 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.00%) CRM
9 3 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.00%) C
1 4 (4.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) VBA
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) C++
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (12.00%) PMP
3 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (6.00%) Degree
6 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.00%) HNC
7 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.00%) COBIT
3 3 (3.00%) QA
4 1 (1.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (1.00%) GxP
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.00%) XenApp
1 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) SAP
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) BMC
3 4 (4.00%) Remedy
4 3 (3.00%) Baan
4 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.00%) Citrix
5 2 (2.00%) Primavera
5 2 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) Agilent
6 1 (1.00%) hybris
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
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