Period
to 16 September 2019

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 116 102
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +45
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 62 61 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.73% 1.68% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.78% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 40
Hampshire median daily rate £445 £463 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.78% +17.39% -12.44%
10th Percentile £363 £343 £324
90th Percentile £524 £533 £532
South East median daily rate £450 £465 £425
% change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £36.25 - -
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £33.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +2.99% -10.07% +35.45%

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 3,363 3,423 3,382
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 94.32% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,064 2,043 2,046
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 190 176
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.00 £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.48% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.79 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +14.65% +11.11% -10.00%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Hampshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 September 2019. 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 +14 19 £450 +31.39% 2
Southampton +13 9 £440 +3.53% 1
Hook +8 9 £450 +5.88%
Winchester +6 6 £375 -6.83%
Basingstoke +7 3 £325 -33.33% 1
Havant +6 3 - -
Eastleigh +1 2 £450 -7.69% 2
Aldershot -9 1 £485 +49.23%
IT Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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 32 (51.61%) PRINCE2
2 28 (45.16%) Project Management
3 23 (37.10%) Finance
4 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
5 18 (29.03%) SC Cleared
6 14 (22.58%) Project Delivery
7 13 (20.97%) ITIL
8 12 (19.35%) Migration
8 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (17.74%) Windows
9 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Project
9 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
10 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
12 8 (12.90%) Service Management
12 8 (12.90%) LAN
12 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
13 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (9.68%) IT Strategy
14 6 (9.68%) Public Sector
14 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (8.06%) Local Government
15 5 (8.06%) Degree
15 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
15 5 (8.06%) PMO
15 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
16 4 (6.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 4 (6.45%) Citrix

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.84%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) LAN
2 3 (4.84%) VoIP
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.68%) Public Sector
4 5 (8.06%) Local Government
5 4 (6.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.23%) Billing
6 2 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.84%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.61%) iPad
3 1 (1.61%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) PRINCE2
2 28 (45.16%) Project Management
3 14 (22.58%) Project Delivery
4 13 (20.97%) ITIL
5 12 (19.35%) Migration
5 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
7 8 (12.90%) Service Management
8 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.68%) IT Strategy
9 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (6.45%) Logistics
10 4 (6.45%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.84%) Change Management
11 3 (4.84%) IT Governance
11 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
11 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
11 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
5 4 (6.45%) PMP
6 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PMO
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 3 (4.84%) GDPR
4 2 (3.23%) ISO 31000
5 1 (1.61%) COBIT
5 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco
4 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.61%) Remedy