The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 387 403 392
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 19 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.038% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.040% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 11
Average daily rate £850 £750 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £490 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £920 £870 £1,100
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £750 £713
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
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 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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
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 14 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 +43 1 £800 +23.07% 1
Ealing - 1 - -
IT Director
England

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (21.74%) ERP
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) VoIP
3 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco
4 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Private Cloud
4 7 (15.22%) Skype
4 7 (15.22%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.04%) HP
5 6 (13.04%) NetApp
5 6 (13.04%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (13.04%) EDRMS
5 6 (13.04%) Finance
5 6 (13.04%) Mitel
5 6 (13.04%) Retail
6 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Identity Management

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (15.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) VoIP
2 7 (15.22%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (15.22%) Skype
3 4 (8.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.04%) EDRMS
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) International Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) EPoS
5 1 (2.17%) New Media
5 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ERP
2 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
3 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.35%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) CRM
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.17%) BPR
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Security Management
6 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CISM
1 4 (8.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) PgMP
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) HP
3 6 (13.04%) Mitel
3 6 (13.04%) NetApp
4 2 (4.35%) Infor
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) JDA
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Retek
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