The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Contracts Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 103 94 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 12 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
Contracts Manager
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1826 1662 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.94% 92.85% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1101 621
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Leeds -13 6 £395 -9.71%
Bradford - 5 £450 -
Contracts Manager
Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
4 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) APMP
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) MS Office
8 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
9 2 (6.45%) ETL
9 2 (6.45%) .NET
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle
9 2 (6.45%) UNIX
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) ISEB
9 2 (6.45%) Middleware
9 2 (6.45%) PMP
9 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.45%) Perforce

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Contracts 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 Contracts Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.45%) Hudson
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Transition Management
9 1 (3.23%) People Management
9 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) APMP
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) PMP
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Perforce
1 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft