The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

IT Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 87 101
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 17 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.75% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.82% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 12
Median daily rate £438 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £359 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £418
% change year-on-year -4.06% +2.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.41% +14.70%  

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 1379 1977 2004
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.80% 96.35% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1366 1377
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £535 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 62
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 12 £438 -6.66% 6
Bradford +8 2 £543 +80.83% 2
IT Manager
Yorkshire

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Supplier Management
5 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.12%) VPN
7 4 (12.12%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) Banking
7 4 (12.12%) Contract Management
8 3 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (9.09%) Line Management
8 3 (9.09%) Service Design
8 3 (9.09%) Retail
8 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.09%) People Management
8 3 (9.09%) NHS
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.09%) Games
8 3 (9.09%) Information Security

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) NHS
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) iSeries
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
1 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.21%) Supplier Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Contract Management
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Service Design
7 2 (6.06%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Master's Degree
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MBA
2 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GDPR
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya
3 1 (3.03%) BT
3 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Progress
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