Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Chief Information Officer was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Chief Information Officer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 851 848
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 31 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.016% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 13
England median daily rate £700 £850 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -15.00% +19.40%
10th Percentile £513 £620 £650
90th Percentile £1,315 £1,150 £1,305
UK median daily rate £775 £825 £1,000
% change year-on-year -6.06% -17.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89936 92818 97863
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59957 61108 63299
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2672 2997 3790
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%

Chief Information Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Chief Information Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Information Officer in England

Chief Information Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Chief Information Officer in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Chief Information Officer in England

Chief Information Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Chief Information Officer in England

Chief Information Officer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
London -17 25 £575 -30.30% 4
South East +13 5 £925 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Chief Information Officer
UK

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Chief Information Officer 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 England region featuring Chief Information Officer in the job title.

1 11 (35.48%) IT Strategy
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security
4 4 (12.90%) NHS
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Banking
5 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 2 (6.45%) Advertising
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (6.45%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (6.45%) Informatics
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.23%) AirWatch

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Biotechnology
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) IT Strategy
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Informatics
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com