The median contractor rate for a Chief Information Officer was £900 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 597 630
Rank change year-on-year +17 +33  
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 9 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.053% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.056% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £900 £750 £925
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £506 £640
10% offered a daily rate of more than £980 £1,120 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate £975 £550 £900
% change year-on-year +77.27% -38.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Chief Information Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Chief Information Officer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 4 £800 -20.00% 1
South East +27 2 £1,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Chief Information Officer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 7 (26.92%) IT Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) C
5 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
6 4 (15.38%) GDPR
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (7.69%) CISSP
8 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
8 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
8 2 (7.69%) Internet
8 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (7.69%) Cyber Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) DevOps
9 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (3.85%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
9 1 (3.85%) Velocity
9 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 7 (26.92%) IT Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Data Privacy
6 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
7 2 (7.69%) Cyber Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) IT Governance
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.85%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com