Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Account Manager was £215 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Account Manager
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 601 571 571
Rank change year-on-year -30 0 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Account Manager 34 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.074% 0.051% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.053% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 18
London median daily rate £215 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.82% -14.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £177 £158 £175
90th Percentile £341 £513 £452
England median daily rate £215 £275 £260
% change year-on-year -21.82% +5.77% -28.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
London median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.56% - -
England median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,386 39,404 42,009
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.97% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,575 28,077 29,634
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 557 648
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.88% +7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.82 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%

Account Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Account Manager in London

Account Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Account Manager in London

Account Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Account Manager in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Account Manager in London

Account Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Account Manager in London

Account Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Account Manager in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Account Manager in London

Account Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Account Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Central London -6 13 £210 -6.67% 19
West London -29 1 £215 - 3
Account Manager
England

Account Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Account 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 London region featuring Account Manager in the job title.

1 19 (55.88%) Marketing
2 14 (41.18%) Advertising
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 9 (26.47%) FMCG
5 5 (14.71%) Pay per click
6 4 (11.76%) Business Development
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) B2B
7 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (8.82%) Social Media
8 2 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (5.88%) Line Management
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
8 2 (5.88%) SMS
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (5.88%) Google
8 2 (5.88%) SEO
8 2 (5.88%) Logistics
9 1 (2.94%) Automotive
9 1 (2.94%) Law
9 1 (2.94%) Legal
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.94%) Banking
9 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.94%) Billing
9 1 (2.94%) Content Management

Account Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) AdWords
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (55.88%) Marketing
2 14 (41.18%) Advertising
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) FMCG
2 3 (8.82%) Social Media
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Pay per click
2 4 (11.76%) Business Development
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) B2B
4 2 (5.88%) Line Management
4 2 (5.88%) Logistics
4 2 (5.88%) SEO
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.94%) Client Onboarding
5 1 (2.94%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Facilities Management
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Integrated Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Generation
5 1 (2.94%) People Management
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) PHP
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Hitwise