The table below looks at the statistics for the Bid 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 Bid Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bid Manager
Rank 570 545 525
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Bid Manager 13 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.018% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
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£500 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £405 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £525 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Bid Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bid Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bid Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Bid Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Bid Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bid Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Bid Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Bid Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Bid Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Bid Manager
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bid Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -13 12 £505 +18.82% 4
South East +3 9 £450 -7.69% 2
Berkshire - 7 £500 - 2
Reading - 4 - - 1
London -4 3 £638 +59.37% 1
Slough - 2 £505 - 1
Surrey -4 1 £250 -41.17%
City of London - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Mansfield - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
East of England - - - -

Bid Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Bid 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 Bid Manager in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) Marketing
5 7 (26.92%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Legal
6 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Logistics
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Billing
9 2 (7.69%) Data Management
9 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.69%) NHS
9 2 (7.69%) Back Office
10 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.85%) E-Procurement
10 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.85%) PDM
10 1 (3.85%) SAP
10 1 (3.85%) SLA
10 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (3.85%) APMP
10 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management

Bid Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Bid 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 Bid Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (30.77%) Marketing
4 5 (19.23%) Legal
5 2 (7.69%) Billing
5 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) E-Procurement
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) PDM
6 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) SAP
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