The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Communications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications Manager
UK
Rank 557 577 602
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 45 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.096% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 12
Median daily rate £363 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £32.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.26

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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Communications Manager in the job title.

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Communications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Communications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Communications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Communications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Communications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Communications Manager
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 44 £369 +2.43% 1
London +19 21 £438 +25.00% 1
South East +23 6 £302 -
North West +19 5 £310 -31.11%
East Midlands +9 5 £475 +18.75%
Manchester +15 4 £310 -
East of England +2 3 £400 -
Surrey - 3 £325 -
City of London +9 2 £431 +28.25%
Northamptonshire -4 2 £550 +37.50%
Berkshire - 2 £318 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 -
Edinburgh +15 1 £310 -8.14% 2
Scotland +11 1 £310 -11.42% 2
Nottingham +7 1 £450 +41.17%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £450 +41.17%
Hertfordshire -2 1 £300 -
West Midlands - 1 £420 -
South West - 1 £148 -
Yorkshire - 1 £224 -
Leicestershire - 1 £250 -
Cheshire - 1 £438 -
Reading - 1 £375 -
Leicester - 1 £250 -
Chertsey - 1 £279 -
Bristol - 1 £148 -
Bracknell - 1 £260 -
Birmingham - 1 £420 -

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Communications Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Communications Manager in the job title.

1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Marketing
3 18 (22.78%) Change Management
4 15 (18.99%) ERP
5 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
6 11 (13.92%) Intranet
6 11 (13.92%) SAP
7 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.13%) Banking
9 7 (8.86%) Social Media
10 6 (7.59%) Service Management
11 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) Oracle
11 5 (6.33%) Business Transformation
11 5 (6.33%) Degree
12 4 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
12 4 (5.06%) Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
12 4 (5.06%) MS Office
12 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
12 4 (5.06%) CMS
12 4 (5.06%) Electronics
12 4 (5.06%) Publishing
13 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
13 3 (3.80%) Oracle ERP
13 3 (3.80%) Content Management

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 22 (27.85%) Marketing
3 8 (10.13%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Electronics
4 4 (5.06%) Publishing
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Law
6 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 2 (2.53%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.53%) Retail
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Social Media
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) Blog
3 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.27%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) VMS
1 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.78%) Change Management
2 15 (18.99%) ERP
3 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 5 (6.33%) Business Transformation
6 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (5.06%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (3.80%) Content Management
8 3 (3.80%) Copywriting
9 2 (2.53%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.53%) CRM
9 2 (2.53%) Data Management
9 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.53%) Infographics
9 2 (2.53%) Line Management
9 2 (2.53%) People Management
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) SAP
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Avaya
4 1 (1.27%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
London
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago