Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Contracts Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Contract Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 188 198
Rank change year-on-year +26 +10 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Contracts Manager 19 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.43% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £348 £290 £330
90th Percentile £476 £450 £498
England median daily rate £456 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +3.69% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £36.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4268 5218 5915
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.22% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2833 3350 3937
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.75 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Contracts Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Contracts Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Contracts Manager in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Contracts Manager in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Contracts Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Contracts Manager in Yorkshire

Contracts Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +21 17 £425 +4.62%
South Yorkshire +21 2 £525 +35.48%
Contracts Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Contracts Manager in the job title.

1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) VLE
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Learning Management System
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Budget Control
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Qualys

Contracts Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Learning Management System
1 3 (15.79%) VLE
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Budget Control
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.26%) Security Management
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) CCSA
1 1 (5.26%) CCSE
1 1 (5.26%) CEH
1 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee
2 1 (5.26%) Qualys
2 1 (5.26%) Sophos
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Trend Micro