The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Director
Rank 406 378 417
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.005% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.005% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £550 £800 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +88.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £800 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £788 £825 £600
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%
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
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
IT Director
England

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 16 April 2014.

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
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 IT Director within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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IT Director
England

IT Director
Top 23 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Business Continuity
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) COBIT
5 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) PMI
5 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) IT Governance

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Continuity
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft