Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Contracts Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 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.

Contract Manager
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 134 145
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 10 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.44% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.52% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 9
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.10% +8.28%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £348
90th Percentile £464 £450 £508
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £393
% change year-on-year +4.62% +3.50% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2178 2507 3098
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 95.83% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1665 2141
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.60 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Contracts Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Contracts Manager in Leeds

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Contracts Manager in Leeds

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Contracts Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Contracts Manager in Leeds

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Contracts 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 Leeds region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
5 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCSA
1 1 (10.00%) CCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
1 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) Sophos
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Trend Micro