Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 69 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18 +18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 17 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.17% 1.53% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.61% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.85% -16.67% -22.00%
10th Percentile £300 £257 £311
90th Percentile £496 £520 £452
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £68.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +209.09% -

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 1,377 1,178 1,281
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.77% 96.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 636 643
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +3.44% +4.23%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £223
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 104 86
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.42 £9.00
90th Percentile £37.20 £49.67 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% -16.28% +7.50%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -3 7 £436 +30.22% 3
Stevenage -9 2 £294 -48.91%
Hatfield -2 1 £400 +33.33% 3
Royston -10 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
IT Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Local Government
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Kanban
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) SANS
5 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (17.65%) Contract Management
5 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
5 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (17.65%) CISM
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) CISSP
6 2 (11.76%) PMI
6 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Law
6 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint

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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Local Government
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Polish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) Kanban
3 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Contract Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (17.65%) Decision-Making
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Secure Coding
6 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CISM
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) SANS
3 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CEH
4 1 (5.88%) GISP
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) PMP
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
1 2 (11.76%) Splunk
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec
2 1 (5.88%) Kony
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP