Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Manager
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 105 73
Rank change year-on-year -4 -32 +36
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 37 42 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.29% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.34% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 49
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +21.21%
10th Percentile £323 £306 £310
90th Percentile £481 £513 £539
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -21.43% +23.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3027 3134 3055
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 96.02% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1962 1816
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £219
90th Percentile £550 £563 £523
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 135 187
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £25.45
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured IT Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in the East Midlands

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Manager in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in the East Midlands

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in the East Midlands

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in the East Midlands

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 12 £363 -17.14% 1
Derbyshire +3 11 £413 +26.83%
Northamptonshire +4 6 £363 -9.38% 2
Leicestershire -7 5 £425 +2.41% 11
IT Manager
England

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Retail
4 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.22%) Migration
6 6 (16.22%) Infor
7 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (13.51%) Business Change Management
7 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
9 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.11%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Dependency Management
9 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) PMP
9 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
9 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.11%) Service Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.70%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (2.70%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
1 2 (5.41%) PMI
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Project Management
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
3 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
5 5 (13.51%) Business Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.11%) PMP
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) CISM
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Infor
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.70%) Talend