The table below looks at the statistics for the Account Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Account Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Account Manager
Rank 604 584 575
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Account Manager 22 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.054% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.057% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 4
Average daily rate £260 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £187 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £513 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-36.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £8.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £8.75

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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Account Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Account Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Account Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Account Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Account Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Account Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Account Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Account Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Account Manager within the UK.

Account Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Account Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Account Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 12 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
England -8 22 £260 -30.66% 66
London 0 12 £348 -0.71% 29
South East +21 10 £238 -36.66% 11
Reading - 7 £238 - 2
Berkshire - 7 £238 - 4
City of London +34 3 £270 - 4
Croydon -9 2 £530 +32.50%
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Hampshire +5 1 - - 1
Feltham +3 1 £375 +7.14%

Account Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Account 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 Account Manager in their job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Marketing
2 8 (25.81%) Business Development
3 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
4 5 (16.13%) Advertising
4 5 (16.13%) Product Management
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.68%) MS Office
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.45%) User Experience
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
7 2 (6.45%) Presales
7 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Games
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Banking
7 2 (6.45%) Online Games
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless Security

Account Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Account 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 Account Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.23%) 4G
2 1 (3.23%) Broadband
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless Security
General
1 13 (41.94%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Games
4 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Online Games
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Business Development
2 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Product Management
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (9.68%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Presales
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) B2B
7 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CIPD
1 1 (3.23%) CISM
1 1 (3.23%) CISSP
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
2 1 (3.23%) BT
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Huawei
2 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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