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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Contract Manager
Rank 115 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 21 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.69% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.74% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +85.71%
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
2482 2308 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.75% 93.78% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1402 944
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 114 146
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

Contracts Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 17 (50.00%) Project Management
3 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.71%) LAN
6 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 4 (11.76%) APMP
7 4 (11.76%) Hudson
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (11.76%) Transition Management
7 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Perforce
7 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) ETL
7 4 (11.76%) Middleware
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) MS Office

Contracts Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.94%) Agresso
2 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Hudson
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Release Management
6 4 (11.76%) Transition Management
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) APMP
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Perforce
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
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