The median contractor rate for a Commercial Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Commercial Manager
UK
Rank 566 596 586
Rank change year-on-year +30 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Commercial Manager 43 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.085% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.089% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 27
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £362 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £525
% change year-on-year +3.70% -22.85%  
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 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Commercial Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Commercial Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Commercial Manager in the UK

Commercial Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Commercial Manager in the UK

Commercial Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Commercial Manager over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Commercial Manager in the UK

Commercial Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Commercial Manager in the UK

Commercial Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commercial Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 42 £488 +2.63% 6
South East +42 21 £450 +13.92% 2
Hampshire +21 14 - -
London +17 13 £559 +6.42% 3
Basingstoke - 7 - -
Berkshire +31 5 £575 +155.55%
South West +6 4 £405 -19.00%
North West +29 3 £475 +65.21%
Bristol +6 3 £390 -22.00%
Manchester +16 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £400 -
Staines - 2 £400 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £575 -
Cheshire +31 1 £475 -
East of England -4 1 £375 -42.30%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -

Commercial Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Commercial 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 featuring Commercial Manager in the job title.

1 39 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 35 (31.53%) Finance
3 34 (30.63%) Legal
4 31 (27.93%) Contract Management
5 30 (27.03%) SC Cleared
6 26 (23.42%) Law
7 22 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.41%) Change Management
9 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.71%) Project Management
10 13 (11.71%) Degree
11 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (5.41%) NHS
12 6 (5.41%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.41%) Business Development
12 6 (5.41%) Financial Modelling
13 5 (4.50%) SaaS
13 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
13 5 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
14 4 (3.60%) Banking
14 4 (3.60%) Internet
14 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
14 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
15 3 (2.70%) Marketing
15 3 (2.70%) Coaching
15 3 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (2.70%) SLA
15 3 (2.70%) Quality Management

Commercial Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
1 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) TETRA
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (31.53%) Finance
2 34 (30.63%) Legal
3 26 (23.42%) Law
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Banking
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.41%) NHS
3 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.90%) EMV
6 1 (0.90%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Contract Management
2 22 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.41%) Change Management
4 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.71%) Project Management
6 6 (5.41%) Business Development
6 6 (5.41%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.70%) Coaching
8 3 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.70%) Quality Management
9 2 (1.80%) Business Analysis
9 2 (1.80%) Change Control
9 2 (1.80%) Customer Insight
9 2 (1.80%) Data Centre Operations
9 2 (1.80%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (1.80%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.80%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 39 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.71%) Degree
4 5 (4.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) MiFID
3 1 (0.90%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.90%) SAP
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