The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
England / South West
Rank 112 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 27 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.97% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.01% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 37
Median daily rate £358 £422 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £336 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £468 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.16 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +28.00%

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
2496 2867 3084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.05% 96.31% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1626 1913 1943
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 162 171
Median hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +14 7 £396 -3.93% 5
Devon +2 7 £350 -17.64% 2
Wiltshire +1 5 £400 - 7
Cornwall - 4 £250 -
Dorset +2 2 £350 -23.49% 2
Gloucestershire +2 1 - - 3
Somerset -1 1 £553 +42.58%
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 South West region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 19 (41.30%) Project Management
2 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) ITIL
6 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.87%) Degree
9 4 (8.70%) MS Project Server
9 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
9 4 (8.70%) Migration
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
9 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.70%) MS Project
9 4 (8.70%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.52%) QA
10 3 (6.52%) QMS
10 3 (6.52%) Local Government
11 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.35%) Problem Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (8.70%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.17%) FileNet
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
1 1 (2.17%) VLAN
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
1 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Local Government
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Project Management
2 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.74%) ITIL
5 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.52%) QMS
8 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.35%) Change Control
9 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) APMP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.17%) BT
3 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
3 1 (2.17%) Epicor
3 1 (2.17%) Lotus
3 1 (2.17%) NetApp
3 1 (2.17%) Pega
3 1 (2.17%) Pegasus
3 1 (2.17%) Sage
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
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