The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Research Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Manager
Rank 624 630 643
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Research Manager 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.013% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £450 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -28.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £107
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
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
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
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 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Research Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Research Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Research Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Research Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Research Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Research Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Research Manager
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Research Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 3 £450 +28.57% 6
South West - 2 - -
London -7 1 £450 +28.57% 2

Research Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Research 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 Research Manager in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (12.50%) Power BI
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
7 1 (6.25%) PMP
7 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (6.25%) GIS
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Finance
7 1 (6.25%) Advertising
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management

Research 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Biology
2 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
2 1 (6.25%) Economics
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Psychology
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (6.25%) Ethnography
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Market Research
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner