The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 53 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 0.78% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.83% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £420 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £650 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
655 963 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.17% 94.23% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 565 459
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 41 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT 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 Reading region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Presales
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (23.08%) RIA
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) CMMI
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) PMI
3 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Billing
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PMI
1 3 (23.08%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) CMMI
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Presales
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
1 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Thunderhead