The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 52 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.64% 0.67% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.69% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Median daily rate £275 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £344 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £395 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £30.52 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.98% +13.03%
IT Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
616 869 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.72% 96.34% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 597 472
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 45 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.94 £29.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured IT Manager in the job title.

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Manager across the Wales region.

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wales

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Manager across the Wales region.

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
South Wales +14 3 £350 - 1
North Wales - 1 £150 -
IT Manager
UK

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT 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 across the Wales region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) DataStage
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft