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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Research Manager
Rank 628 629 621
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Research Manager 12 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.020% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.021% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Median daily rate £428 £563 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +34.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £475 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £600 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Research Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Research Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 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 24 June 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 +2 12 £428 -24.00% 2
South East +6 4 £360 - 1
London -8 3 £450 -20.00% 1
East of England - 3 £440 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £440 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £360 -
Huntingdon - 2 £428 -
High Wycombe - 2 £455 -
Berkshire -12 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £265 -
Cambridge - 1 £440 -
Nottingham - 1 £200 -
Salisbury - 1 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £200 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £200 -
South West - 1 £375 -

Research Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Market Research
4 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Military
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Power BI
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Remote Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Behavioural Analytics

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%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) Power BI
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) Military
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Smart Meter
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Market Research
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Behavioural Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) Remote Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C++
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GCP
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware