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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Manager
Rank 583 613 601
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Communications Manager 37 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.079% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.084% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 21
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 36 £400 +14.28% 6
London -13 21 £400 +21.21% 2
North West +8 5 £325 -17.72%
South East +26 4 £275 -29.48%
Manchester +4 4 £318 -19.62%
City of London -3 2 £482 +37.64% 1
Staines - 2 £263 -
Surrey - 2 £263 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £356 +87.36%
Edinburgh +18 1 £215 -39.60%
Scotland +12 1 £215 -28.15%
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
West Yorkshire +11 1 £356 +87.36%
South West +8 1 £338 -19.04%
Midlands +4 1 £400 -
Bristol +3 1 £338 -19.04%
Nottingham -2 1 £530 +20.45% 1
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £530 +20.45% 1
East Midlands -5 1 £530 +20.45% 2
West Midlands -8 1 £425 -
Coventry -14 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 £368 -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
Halifax - 1 £356 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £368 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Marketing
3 13 (23.21%) Change Management
4 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 9 (16.07%) Intranet
6 8 (14.29%) ERP
7 7 (12.50%) SAP
7 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.71%) Banking
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) MS Office
9 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (7.14%) Service Management
10 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.36%) Legal
11 3 (5.36%) Publishing
11 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (5.36%) Copywriting
11 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
11 3 (5.36%) ITIL
11 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (5.36%) Social Media
11 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.36%) Matrix Organization

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 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Avaya Modular Messaging
2 1 (1.79%) SMS
2 1 (1.79%) WebEx
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (26.79%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Publishing
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Law
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Copywriting
1 3 (5.36%) Social Media
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) CESG
3 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) FMCG
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) VMS
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Change Management
2 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.29%) ERP
4 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 3 (5.36%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) Document Composition
8 2 (3.57%) Information Security
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
8 2 (3.57%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) IISP
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (1.79%) Avaya
4 1 (1.79%) Facebook
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