Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 121 149
Rank change year-on-year +16 +28 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 92 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.87% 1.48% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.52% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 49 50
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £346 £310 £320
90th Percentile £488 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -1.46%

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 4,724 4,267 5,285
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 96.87% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,169 2,826 3,401
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £250
90th Percentile £550 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 140 202
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.27
90th Percentile £35.75 £35.45 £29.43
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.70 £18.16
% change year-on-year -1.39% +3.00% +0.97%

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Manager in Yorkshire

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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 +7 56 £400 -5.88% 21
South Yorkshire -4 13 £450 - 2
North Yorkshire +2 10 £419 -6.94% 5
East Yorkshire +9 9 £275 -39.73% 1
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 37 (40.22%) Project Management
1 37 (40.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) Finance
4 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.96%) ITIL
6 10 (10.87%) Scrum
6 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.70%) Service Management
8 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 8 (8.70%) Migration
8 8 (8.70%) Release Management
9 7 (7.61%) Degree
9 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
9 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
10 6 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (6.52%) PMP
10 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 6 (6.52%) Release Automation
11 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.43%) Office 365
11 5 (5.43%) Change Control
11 5 (5.43%) Skype
11 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
11 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (5.43%) SMS
11 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office

IT 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 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.09%) CICS
3 1 (1.09%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.09%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.26%) SaaS
4 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Skype
1 5 (5.43%) SMS
2 1 (1.09%) DHCP
2 1 (1.09%) DNS
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) FTP
2 1 (1.09%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) VPN
2 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) MS Access
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Firebird
2 1 (1.09%) QlikView
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) .NET
1 1 (1.09%) Velocity
1 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) User Experience
2 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) iPhone
4 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) Windows
1 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Project Management
1 37 (40.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
4 11 (11.96%) ITIL
5 10 (10.87%) Scrum
5 10 (10.87%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.70%) Migration
7 8 (8.70%) Release Management
7 8 (8.70%) Service Management
8 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.52%) Release Automation
8 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (5.43%) Change Control
9 5 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (5.43%) Validation
10 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.09%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) PMP
3 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) GAMP
2 3 (3.26%) GDPR
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) SAP
3 2 (2.17%) CODA
4 1 (1.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco
4 1 (1.09%) F5
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) IBM
4 1 (1.09%) Meraki
4 1 (1.09%) Sage
4 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.09%) Spiceworks
4 1 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Zoho