The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 South East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 230 220 228
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
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£450 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-40.29% -69.54%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8433 7851 9010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.92% 92.74% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4584 4045 4124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 547 641
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Communications Manager
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Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Communications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire -14 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Communications Manager
England

Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Communications 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 Communications Manager in their job title.

1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
1 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
1 5 (22.73%) Change Management
1 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (13.64%) Avaya
3 3 (13.64%) PBX
3 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
4 2 (9.09%) WordPress
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
4 2 (9.09%) Copywriting
4 2 (9.09%) Drupal
4 2 (9.09%) Acme Packet
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (9.09%) CSS

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Communications 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 Communications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Joomla!
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
2 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
2 3 (13.64%) PBX
3 1 (4.55%) SMS
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Change Management
1 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
3 2 (9.09%) CRM
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
3 2 (9.09%) Content Management
3 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Email Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) Acme Packet
3 1 (4.55%) Facebook
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
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