The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract Manager
Rank 146 146 131
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 9 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £419 £350 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -23.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%
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 North West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3685 3585 2965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.49% 94.67% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 2032 1591
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 215 204
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Contracts Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Contracts Manager across the North West region.

Contracts Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Manchester -5 7 £444 +53.01% 2
Cheshire -7 2 £384 -14.72%
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) E-Procurement
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) E-Procurement
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) SOLID
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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