Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Commercial Director was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Commercial Director
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 899 885
Contract jobs requiring a Commercial Director 0 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.003% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 14
UK median daily rate - £750 £690
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £750 £680
% change year-on-year - +10.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Commercial Director
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Commercial Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Commercial Director in the UK

Commercial Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Commercial Director in the UK