The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract Manager
Rank 92 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 10 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.53% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.55% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +87.75%
Contracts Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1712 1448 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 95.39% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 850 667
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 68
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Contracts Manager in the job title.

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Contracts Manager 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 Manchester region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft