The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Contracts Manager
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 163 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 93.79% 92.09% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 98
Average daily rate £400 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Contracts Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware