The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Communications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Manager
Rank 140 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.034% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.036% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £477 £300 £222
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.00% +35.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £300 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £300 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £331 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.90% -5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00
Communications Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2697 2785 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.78% 95.57% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1455 1316
Median daily rate £375 £352 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 91 82
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
Edinburgh -6 5 £514 +71.16%
Stirling - 1 £350 -
Communications Manager
UK

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Communications 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 Scotland region featuring Communications Manager in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (7.69%) Intranet
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
6 1 (7.69%) Planview
6 1 (7.69%) Copywriting

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Planview