Period
to 22 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Documentation Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 869 842 878
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Documentation Manager 5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.011% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -31.82% -12.00%
10th Percentile £354 £225 £353
90th Percentile £419 £498 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £263 £400
% change year-on-year +57.14% -34.38% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 96,293 90,999 101,882
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.77% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,953 59,312 65,238
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,840 3,245 3,701
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.54 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

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 22 February 2018. 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
UK excluding London -9 5 £413 +57.14% 1
England -29 5 £413 +57.14% 1
North West - 3 £413 -
North of England - 3 £413 -
East of England -7 1 - -
South East - 1 £338 -

Documentation Manager Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Documentation Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Documentation Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory