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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 65 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 13 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.43% 0.55% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.58% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 13
Median daily rate £500 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £340 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £620 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -
IT Manager
Berkshire

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
838 860 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.09% 93.99% 91.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 439 441
Median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 31
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, 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 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 9 (42.86%) PMP
3 9 (42.86%) PMI Certification
3 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Logistics
5 5 (23.81%) CITP
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
6 4 (19.05%) Big Data
6 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Product Management
7 3 (14.29%) Test Management
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
8 2 (9.52%) Data Centre

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 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
1 4 (19.05%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Logistics
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) ERP
6 3 (14.29%) Product Management
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Test Management
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) PMI Certification
1 9 (42.86%) PMP
2 5 (23.81%) CITP
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ISACA
4 1 (4.76%) ISSEP
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) JDA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware