The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had IT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Manager
Rank 76 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 41 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.04% 1.41% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.49% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 10
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £388 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 £27.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -
IT 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
1924 1885 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.82% 94.82% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1189 1107
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 79 72
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.48% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

IT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

IT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 +12 29 £430 +5.52% 4
Bradford +12 4 £300 -33.33% 3
Halifax +6 4 £373 -
IT Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 32 (41.56%) Project Management
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (19.48%) ITIL
6 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.99%) ERP
8 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.39%) NHS
10 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 7 (9.09%) Change Management
10 7 (9.09%) SDLC
11 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
11 6 (7.79%) Banking
11 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.49%) MS Project
12 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
13 4 (5.19%) Project Governance
13 4 (5.19%) Knowledge Management
13 4 (5.19%) ITIL V3
13 4 (5.19%) Degree
13 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
13 4 (5.19%) Service Management
13 4 (5.19%) Back Office
13 4 (5.19%) Law
13 4 (5.19%) SLA
14 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
14 3 (3.90%) CRM

IT 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 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Project
3 2 (2.60%) MS Office
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) LAN
1 2 (2.60%) SAN
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.30%) MS Access
1 1 (1.30%) QlikView
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Back Office
3 4 (5.19%) Law
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) iGaming
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) NHS
2 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
4 1 (1.30%) DataPower
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) FMCG
4 1 (1.30%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Project Management
2 21 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 16 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.48%) ITIL
5 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) ERP
7 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.09%) Change Management
9 7 (9.09%) SDLC
10 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
11 4 (5.19%) ITIL V3
11 4 (5.19%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (5.19%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.19%) Project Governance
11 4 (5.19%) Service Management
12 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (3.90%) CRM
12 3 (3.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) APMP
3 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Graphite
1 1 (1.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.30%) Cognos
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow