The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT 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
IT Manager
Rank 37 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.65% 3.01% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 3.10% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Average daily rate £400 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £290 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+66.00% -18.03%
IT Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
467 452 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.29% 97.20% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 283 190
Average daily rate £375 £375 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 28
Average hourly rate £15.40 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the West Sussex region 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
Crawley -7 5 £413 -8.33% 1
Gatwick -3 2 £400 -3.03%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 - -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title.

1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) QA
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.95%) Supplier Management
4 9 (21.95%) Process Management
4 9 (21.95%) SDLC
5 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
5 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.07%) IT Governance
6 7 (17.07%) OWASP
6 7 (17.07%) Demand Management
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum-ban
8 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) Information Security
9 4 (9.76%) Statistics
9 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.76%) Finance
9 4 (9.76%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Line Management
10 3 (7.32%) TDD
11 2 (4.88%) Windchill
11 2 (4.88%) Teamcenter
11 2 (4.88%) Programme Management

IT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited IT 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 IT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Lync
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) Windchill
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.88%) Social Media
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
2 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.83%) Waterfall
4 9 (21.95%) Process Management
4 9 (21.95%) SDLC
4 9 (21.95%) Supplier Management
5 7 (17.07%) Demand Management
5 7 (17.07%) IT Governance
5 7 (17.07%) OWASP
5 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum-ban
7 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.76%) Information Security
8 4 (9.76%) Line Management
8 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
2 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle