The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had IT Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Director
England / South East
Rank - 246 246
Contract jobs requiring an IT Director 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.037% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.039% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £338 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -51.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £750
% change year-on-year
- -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6818 7725 8535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.35% 94.17% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 4555 4590
Median daily rate £401 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 410 415
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured IT Director in the job title.

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Director
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Director Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Director Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT Director 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 South East region featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management

IT Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management