The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IT Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 427 412 437
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.056% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.059% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 8
Median daily rate £925 £825 £825
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £591 £650
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,053 £900 £913
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £650 £650
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Director
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
21884 22032 23026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.89% 94.74% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15568 15452 15629
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 330 437
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Director
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Director Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Director
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Director across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

IT Director Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Director
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Director Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT Director 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 IT Director in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.09%) Information Management
5 2 (9.09%) Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Velocity
5 2 (9.09%) Social Network
5 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 2 (9.09%) Intranet

IT Director 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
5 1 (4.55%) Games
5 1 (4.55%) German Language
5 1 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.09%) Social Network
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Online Games
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
1 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) B2C
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco
1 1 (4.55%) Infor