The median contractor rate for a Head of IT was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Head of Information Technology
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 149 143
Contract jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.034% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.036% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £850 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +61.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2038 2811 2836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.09% 96.10% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1929 1786
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 103 136
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Yorkshire

Head of IT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Head of IT in Yorkshire

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Head of IT 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 Head of IT in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management

Head of IT 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago