The median contractor rate for a IT Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
South East / West Sussex
Rank 39 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 25 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.78% 2.17% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.92% 2.25% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 4
Median daily rate £415 £430 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.48% +42.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £360 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £463 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.66 £22.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +33.31% -25.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 577 501
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.13% 96.33% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 347 310
Median daily rate £413 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured IT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in West Sussex

IT Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Manager within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Crawley +14 9 £399 -6.17% 1
Gatwick -5 6 £431 +15.00% 1
IT Manager
South East

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 across the West Sussex region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 11 (33.33%) PMP
2 10 (30.30%) QA
3 9 (27.27%) PMO
4 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
4 7 (21.21%) SLA
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
4 7 (21.21%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 5 (15.15%) MPLS
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
6 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
7 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.12%) Project Governance
7 4 (12.12%) Change Control
7 4 (12.12%) APMP
7 4 (12.12%) CMDB
7 4 (12.12%) Line Management
7 4 (12.12%) Escalation Management
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) MS Office
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
8 3 (9.09%) Asset Management

IT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) CMDB
3 2 (6.06%) CCTV
3 2 (6.06%) SCADA
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
4 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Escalation Management
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.12%) Line Management
5 4 (12.12%) Project Governance
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) ITSM
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) PMP
2 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) APMP
4 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
2 9 (27.27%) PMO
3 7 (21.21%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) OpenText
3 2 (6.06%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Tumbleweed
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