The first table below looks at the demand for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 131 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.099% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£460 - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2824 2486 2975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.63% 92.31% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1177 1510
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 194 231
Average hourly rate £16.63 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
Cheshire - 1 - -
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
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