Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Documentation Manager was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Documentation Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 881 891
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Documentation Manager 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.010% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
UK median daily rate £419 £244 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.79% -39.06% -15.79%
10th Percentile £406 £210 £340
90th Percentile £491 £388 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £244 £400
% change year-on-year +69.23% -39.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Documentation Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Documentation Manager in the UK

Documentation Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Documentation Manager in the UK

Documentation Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Documentation Manager in the UK

Documentation Manager
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Documentation Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +15 6 £419 +86.11%
UK excluding London +30 4 £413 +69.23%
North of England - 3 £413 -
North West - 3 £413 -
London - 2 £463 -
East of England -23 1 £463 +105.56%

Documentation Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Documentation 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 Documentation Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Legal

Documentation Manager 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 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall