The table below looks at the statistics for the ICT 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 ICT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Manager
Rank 563 565 530
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Manager 56 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.075% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 27
Average daily rate £360 £354 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £43.00 £37.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year
- +1.47%

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

ICT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ICT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

ICT Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ICT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ICT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ICT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ICT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ICT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ICT 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 ICT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 49 £350 -1.06% 5
London +7 24 £364 -14.35% 1
South East +11 12 £344 -5.17% 1
Croydon - 10 £374 -
Reading - 8 - -
Berkshire - 8 - -
Glasgow +12 4 £500 +33.33%
Hampshire +8 4 £344 -19.11% 1
Chester -2 4 £400 -
Cheshire -5 4 £400 -
Scotland -9 4 £500 +37.93%
North West -19 4 £400 +45.45%
West Midlands -15 3 £275 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £250 -
Northampton - 3 £250 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £250 -
Staffordshire -7 2 £275 -
South Wales - 2 £450 -
Cardiff - 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £415 - 1
Wales - 2 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £415 -
City of London +36 1 £378 -7.80%
South West -2 1 £360 +2.85% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £360 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £360 -

ICT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 ICT Manager in their job title.

1 36 (35.64%) ITIL
2 30 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
3 25 (24.75%) Project Management
4 21 (20.79%) Service Delivery
4 21 (20.79%) Local Government
5 20 (19.80%) Service Management
6 16 (15.84%) Change Management
6 16 (15.84%) Finance
7 15 (14.85%) Incident Management
8 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
8 14 (13.86%) Project Planning
9 13 (12.87%) CRM
10 12 (11.88%) SLA
10 12 (11.88%) Billing
11 11 (10.89%) Front Office
11 11 (10.89%) QA
11 11 (10.89%) Translating Business Requirements
11 11 (10.89%) Ticket Management
12 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
12 10 (9.90%) Information Security
12 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (8.91%) SQL
13 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (8.91%) Project Governance
14 8 (7.92%) Degree
14 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (6.93%) Business Continuity

ICT Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ICT 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 ICT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) VoIP
2 3 (2.97%) VPN
2 3 (2.97%) WAN
3 2 (1.98%) MPLS
3 2 (1.98%) Network Security
3 2 (1.98%) SAN
3 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.99%) DMZ
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) Packet Switching
4 1 (0.99%) SDH
4 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) EDMS
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MSI
General
1 21 (20.79%) Local Government
2 16 (15.84%) Finance
3 12 (11.88%) Billing
4 11 (10.89%) Front Office
5 4 (3.96%) Legal
5 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.97%) Publishing
7 2 (1.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) CGI
2 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.98%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.98%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.98%) NHS
4 2 (1.98%) PMI
4 2 (1.98%) SCADA
5 1 (0.99%) CESG
5 1 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) ITIL
2 30 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
3 25 (24.75%) Project Management
4 21 (20.79%) Service Delivery
5 20 (19.80%) Service Management
6 16 (15.84%) Change Management
7 15 (14.85%) Incident Management
8 14 (13.86%) Project Planning
9 13 (12.87%) CRM
10 11 (10.89%) Ticket Management
10 11 (10.89%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (9.90%) Information Security
12 9 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (8.91%) Project Governance
13 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.93%) Business Continuity
14 7 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 6 (5.94%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) Degree
4 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.97%) APMP
6 3 (2.97%) CISSP
6 3 (2.97%) CLAS
6 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.97%) MBCS
6 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.97%) PMP
7 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.98%) CITP
7 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.99%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.99%) MCSA
8 1 (0.99%) MCSE
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) SLA
2 11 (10.89%) QA
3 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.96%) TickIT
5 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.98%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (4.95%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) VMware
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) AppSense
5 1 (0.99%) Avaya
5 1 (0.99%) BT
5 1 (0.99%) Citrix
5 1 (0.99%) NetApp
5 1 (0.99%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (0.99%) ProCurve
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
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