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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 97 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 11 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.76% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.81% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
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£375 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1736 1477 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.88% 93.54% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 882 787
Average daily rate £373 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 55 93
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £8.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Perforce
4 5 (22.73%) Release Management
4 5 (22.73%) Middleware
4 5 (22.73%) UNIX
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (22.73%) Hudson
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) MS Office
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) APMP
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (22.73%) Hudson
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
1 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Release Management
4 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) APMP
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Perforce
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix