The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 115 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 31 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 1.36% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.42% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 16
Average daily rate £410 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £557 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+66.00% -18.03%
IT Manager
England

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2868 3101 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.38% 95.89% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1943 1975 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 177 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire -1 9 £415 +12.54% 3
Devon - 5 £425 -
Bristol -11 4 £411 -8.61% 5
Dorset +7 3 £400 +10.34% 1
Somerset -1 3 £325 -7.14% 2
Gloucestershire +5 2 £413 +10.00% 5
IT Manager
England

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title.

1 28 (36.84%) Project Management
2 26 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 22 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (26.32%) Finance
5 10 (13.16%) ITIL
5 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
6 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.89%) Legal
8 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
8 6 (7.89%) MS Office
9 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.58%) MS Project
9 5 (6.58%) WAN
9 5 (6.58%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.26%) Project Governance
10 4 (5.26%) Change Control
11 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (3.95%) SDLC
11 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (3.95%) BYOD
11 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
11 3 (3.95%) Law
11 3 (3.95%) BCP
11 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.95%) PMP
11 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS Project
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.32%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Law
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Local Government
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.95%) BYOD
1 3 (3.95%) NHS
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) CMDB
3 1 (1.32%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.32%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.32%) iPad
3 1 (1.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Project Management
2 26 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 22 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.16%) ITIL
5 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.58%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.26%) Change Control
7 4 (5.26%) Project Governance
7 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.95%) BCP
8 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (3.95%) Migration
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.95%) SDLC
8 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.63%) Boundary Protection
9 2 (2.63%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.63%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.95%) PMP
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (1.32%) BT
3 1 (1.32%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
3 1 (1.32%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.32%) VMware
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