The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Contracts Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Contract Manager
Rank 116 124 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.26% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.27% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Median daily rate £413 £445 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% +17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £518 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
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
1830 2195 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 96.06% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1473 939
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 97 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Leeds +13 7 £413 -17.50%
Contracts Manager
Yorkshire

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Contracts 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) NHS
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MAPM
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.26%) BT
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Qualys
2 1 (5.26%) VMware