Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £303 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 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.

IT Manager
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 76 66
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 +27
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 17 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.07% 1.36% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.41% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £303 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.33% -21.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £313
90th Percentile £566 £488 £650
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £39.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1477 1347 1513
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.07% 96.56% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 778 769
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 82 156
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.55% +6.88% +4.68%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Hertfordshire

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford -14 3 £250 -41.18% 1
Hatfield - 3 £300 - 2
Stevenage -10 2 £650 +100.00%
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 £400 -36.00% 4
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 £550 -
Letchworth - 1 £305 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) PMO
6 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) CCTV
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 9 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Content Development
6 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL