The first table below looks at the demand for the Commercial 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 Commercial Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Commercial Manager
Rank 538 527 558
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Commercial Manager 49 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.036% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.039% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 7
Average daily rate £550 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £538 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £530 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.19% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Commercial Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Commercial Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Commercial Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Commercial Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Commercial Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Commercial Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Commercial Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Commercial Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Commercial Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Commercial Manager
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commercial Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -55 48 £550 +30.95% 12
London -8 22 £590 +47.50% 6
City of London -7 9 £580 +16.00% 3
South East -8 9 £420 -9.18% 4
North West - 9 £638 - 2
Manchester - 5 £530 - 1
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
Cheshire - 4 £650 -
West Midlands - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £475 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
Scotland - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Havant - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1

Commercial Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Commercial 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 Commercial Manager in their job title.

1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) Legal
4 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (7.50%) Law
7 6 (7.50%) Analytics
8 5 (6.25%) Marketing
9 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.00%) CRM
9 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.00%) Degree
9 4 (5.00%) Information Security
9 4 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.75%) BC Cleared
10 3 (3.75%) Change Control
10 3 (3.75%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (3.75%) SLA
10 3 (3.75%) ITIL
10 3 (3.75%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.75%) Project Management
10 3 (3.75%) Information Security Management
10 3 (3.75%) Security Management
11 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
11 2 (2.50%) Oracle
11 2 (2.50%) Service Management

Commercial Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Commercial 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 Commercial Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) MVNO
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 18 (22.50%) Legal
3 10 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Law
5 5 (6.25%) Marketing
6 2 (2.50%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Local Government
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
2 6 (7.50%) Analytics
3 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.00%) CRM
3 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (5.00%) Information Security
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (3.75%) Change Control
4 3 (3.75%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL
4 3 (3.75%) PRINCE
4 3 (3.75%) Project Management
4 3 (3.75%) Information Security Management
4 3 (3.75%) Security Management
5 2 (2.50%) Service Management
5 2 (2.50%) Web Analytics
5 2 (2.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) MBA
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) CIMA
6 1 (1.25%) ACCA
6 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
3 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (1.25%) Teradata
2 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
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