The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Account Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Account Director
Rank - 656 634
Contract jobs requiring an Account Director 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £125 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £475
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 across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Account Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Account Director in the job title.

Account Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Account Director
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Account Director within the UK.

Account Director Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Account Director Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Account 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 featuring Account Director in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) People Management

Account Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management