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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Account Manager
Rank 587 566 511
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -55
Contract jobs requiring an Account Manager 26 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.044% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.047% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 17
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£238 £248 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £134 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £533 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £175 £378
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -53.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £100.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+354.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 -

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
50953 48768 42881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.48% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31537 30266 24598
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 1997 2122
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 2015.

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 7 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 27 May 2015. 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 -23 21 £238 -11.21% 83
London +16 16 £259 -0.48% 47
City of London +3 6 £350 +75.00% 18
Berkshire +1 5 £200 -38.46% 5
South East -16 5 £200 -38.46% 15
Reading -4 1 - - 3
Newbury - 1 £200 - 1

Account Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 17 (30.91%) Marketing
2 14 (25.45%) Project Management
3 13 (23.64%) Advertising
4 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 7 (12.73%) Finance
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (10.91%) Business Transformation
6 6 (10.91%) MS Office
7 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.09%) MBA
7 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (7.27%) Service Management
8 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.45%) Flash
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco
9 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (5.45%) B2B
9 3 (5.45%) ITIL
9 3 (5.45%) HTML
9 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Email Marketing
9 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (5.45%) DoubleClick
10 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
10 2 (3.64%) Cyber Security

Account Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
1 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless Security
1 2 (3.64%) Unicast
2 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.82%) MVNO
2 1 (1.82%) Broadband
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (30.91%) Marketing
2 13 (23.64%) Advertising
3 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.73%) Finance
5 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Banking
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.82%) German Language
7 1 (1.82%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) HTML
1 3 (5.45%) Flash
2 1 (1.82%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) Streaming Video
1 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
1 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
1 2 (3.64%) Video Editing
2 1 (1.82%) FMCG
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Statistics
2 1 (1.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (10.91%) Business Transformation
4 4 (7.27%) Service Management
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) B2B
5 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.45%) Email Marketing
6 2 (3.64%) Display Advertising
6 2 (3.64%) Information Security
6 2 (3.64%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.64%) Campaign Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Content Management
6 2 (3.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) MBA
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) CISSP
2 2 (3.64%) CISM
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) DoubleClick
3 1 (1.82%) Juniper
3 1 (1.82%) VMware
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