Period
to 6 June 2020

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £414 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 137 88
Rank change year-on-year +59 -49 +20
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 31 40 83
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.76% 1.14% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.20% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 47
Median daily rate £414 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.06% -3.23% +24.00%
10th Percentile £229 £404 £345
90th Percentile £488 £538 £589
South East median daily rate £460 £456 £484
% change year-on-year +0.82% -5.68% +15.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% -45.63%
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -17.86% -27.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 1,670 3,332 3,535
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.87% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 2,078 2,015
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
South East median daily rate £446 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -0.87% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 230 191
Median hourly rate £32.75 £26.65 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.89% +18.44% -
10th Percentile £12.89 £11.00 £10.72
90th Percentile £55.13 £55.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £19.75 £22.40 £18.11
% change year-on-year -11.83% +23.69% +3.49%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured IT Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IT Manager in Hampshire over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IT Manager in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Portsmouth +23 7 £425 -
Southampton +15 6 £444 -8.97%
Winchester +13 5 £239 -43.99% 2
Andover - 2 £362 -
Fareham - 2 £425 -
Basingstoke +27 1 £350 - 3
Havant -5 1 - -
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Proactive Management
5 5 (16.13%) IT Governance
5 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) Military
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.90%) Retail
6 4 (12.90%) Internal Audit
6 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 3 (9.68%) BCP
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) ERP

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.23%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Military
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Signage
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) LIMS
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
5 5 (16.13%) IT Governance
5 5 (16.13%) Proactive Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (12.90%) Internal Audit
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) BCP
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) ERP
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) HNC
4 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) IBM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
1 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
1 1 (3.23%) VMware