The median contractor rate for a Contracts Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Contract Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 91 108 93
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 11 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.81% 0.26% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.27% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £410 £413 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £252 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £481 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.95 £36.32 £36.75
% change year-on-year -6.53% -1.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1320 1845 1718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.77% 96.24% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 1253 1076
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 69 88
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £8.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Contracts Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Contracts Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Contracts Manager in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Contracts Manager in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Contracts Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Contracts Manager in West Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Contracts Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +12 9 £410 -0.60%
Bradford - 1 £430 -
Contracts Manager
Yorkshire

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Contracts 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 Yorkshire region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Informatics
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) NHS
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Information Governance

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Contract Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Informatics
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MBA
2 1 (6.67%) NVQ Level 4