Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Contracts Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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.

Contract Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 177 186
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 12 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
East of England median daily rate £525 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £486 £408 £311
90th Percentile £660 £613 £595
England median daily rate £463 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.66% -8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £30.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,472 4,256 4,968
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 95.68% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,584 2,433 2,856
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £540 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 351 503
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -9.81% +13.65%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.00 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.61% +12.12%

Contracts Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Contracts Manager in the East of England

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Contracts Manager in the East of England

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Contracts Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Contracts Manager in the East of England

Contracts Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Contracts Manager in the East of England

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -15 9 £525 +5.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
Contracts Manager
England

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 East of England region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Alterian
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (16.67%) Unica
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe
4 2 (16.67%) SAS
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (16.67%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Alterian
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Dell