The table below looks at the statistics for the Contracts Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Contract Manager
Rank 98 106 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 17 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.58% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.62% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
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£374 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Contracts Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2215 2092 2527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.07% 93.48% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1123 1348
Average daily rate £343 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 133 133
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Contracts Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contracts Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Contracts Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +18 17 £374 +3.10%
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) SLA
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (14.29%) Legal
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) Release Management
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.57%) Perforce
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.57%) BPEL

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (32.14%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) Release Management
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) PMP
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Perforce
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) Citrix