The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Account Manager
Rank 577 537 549
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Account Manager 16 31 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.061% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.066% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 25
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£235 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £338 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £245 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -34.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £8.75 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.42% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £8.75 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+151.42% -28.57%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 2014.

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 30 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 25 July 2014. 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
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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 -43 16 £235 +4.44% 74
London -3 8 £218 +5.45% 36
East of England -24 5 - - 1
City of London +16 4 £163 -38.38% 13
Hertfordshire 0 3 - -
Essex +1 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Reading +7 1 - - 2
Berkshire 0 1 - - 4
South East -14 1 - - 11
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 - 6
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Dorset - - - -
Durham - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Runcorn - - - -

Account Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 18 (42.86%) Marketing
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) Advertising
4 7 (16.67%) Finance
5 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (9.52%) MS Office
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 4 (9.52%) Business Development
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) Social Media
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) CRM
7 3 (7.14%) ERP
7 3 (7.14%) Windows
7 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.76%) Wireless
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Banking

Account Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
1 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.38%) WPA
General
1 18 (42.86%) Marketing
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
3 7 (16.67%) Finance
4 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Publishing
6 1 (2.38%) French Language
6 1 (2.38%) German Language
6 1 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Local Government
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (4.76%) DHTML
2 2 (4.76%) Flash
3 1 (2.38%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Social Media
2 2 (4.76%) New Media
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
2 4 (9.52%) Business Development
3 3 (7.14%) Analytics
3 3 (7.14%) CRM
3 3 (7.14%) ERP
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.76%) Change Management
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (4.76%) Campaign Management
4 2 (4.76%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (4.76%) Cash Management
4 2 (4.76%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) PMP
2 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) CIPD
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) DoubleClick
3 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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