The median contractor rate for a IT Manager was £423 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 79 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 16 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.20% 1.76% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.82% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 10
Median daily rate £423 £406 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £279 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £454 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £401
% change year-on-year - +5.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.24 £19.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.58% -29.72%  
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 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 1290 1864 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.70% 96.28% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1270 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.13 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in West Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 0 7 £563 +60.71% 6
Bradford +6 4 £430 - 5
Pudsey - 1 £358 -
IT Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Banking
5 6 (16.22%) NHS
5 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.11%) People Management
8 3 (8.11%) Contract Management
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.11%) LAN
8 3 (8.11%) WAN
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (8.11%) Internet
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security

IT 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 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) VPN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Games
4 3 (8.11%) Law
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
1 6 (16.22%) NHS
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.11%) Contract Management
6 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) People Management
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Line Management
7 2 (5.41%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) MBA
4 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Avaya
3 1 (2.70%) BT
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Computacenter
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