Period
to 6 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Chief Technical Officer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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.

Chief Technical Officer
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 628 667
Contract jobs requiring a Chief Technical Officer 0 1 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK excluding London - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £900
UK median daily rate - - £950
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 16,877 46,311 51,977
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.84% 94.70% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,932 28,566 31,492
Median daily rate £433 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £591 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,050 2,314 2,401
Median hourly rate £21.05 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.78% +5.71% -1.52%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.13 £10.75
90th Percentile £49.55 £51.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £19.64 £18.00
% change year-on-year +32.38% +9.11% -2.70%

Chief Technical Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Chief Technical Officer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London

Chief Technical Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London.

Daily rate trend for Chief Technical Officer in the UK excluding London