The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £513 £550
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of IT
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
371 406 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.87% 96.44% 98.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 279 239
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.52 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +27.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.20 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £20.69 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Head of IT
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Head of IT Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) EDI
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Management

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel