The median contractor rate for an Account Director was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Account Director
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 648 635
Contract jobs requiring an Account Director 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Account Director
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Account Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Account Director in the UK

Account Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Account Director in the UK

Account Director Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Account Director 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 featuring Account Director in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ATL

Account Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
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