The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Head of IT 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £513 £550
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of IT
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1239 922 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.16% 95.45% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 557 546
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 64 35
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.77 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.99% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Head of IT
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of IT across the North East region.

Head of IT Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Head of IT
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Head of IT across the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Head of IT Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Head of IT
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 5 £563 -
Head of IT
England

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Head of IT 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 North East region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) SFIA
5 1 (16.67%) CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) SAS EBI
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SAS EBI
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001