Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 134 127
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 70 55 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.19% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.23% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £342 £313 £223
90th Percentile £507 £564 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £57.50 £33.37 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.31% -19.59% -
10th Percentile £56.25 £31.55 £23.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £34.19 £41.75
England median hourly rate £38.50 £31.63 £41.50
% change year-on-year +21.71% -23.78% +21.59%

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 4,433 4,458 5,626
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.20% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,933 2,824 3,681
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £233 £234 £248
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 206 275
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.38% +6.23%
10th Percentile £9.85 £9.78 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.25 £25.30
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +11.45%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -9 42 £413 +3.13% 24
South Yorkshire +13 14 £450 -7.69% 6
North Yorkshire +7 8 £450 +20.00% 9
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 24 (34.29%) Project Management
2 22 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (28.57%) Finance
4 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
7 8 (11.43%) Project Planning
8 7 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 6 (8.57%) Banking
9 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
9 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) CISSP
10 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (7.14%) Information Security
10 5 (7.14%) Security Management
10 5 (7.14%) Retail
11 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.71%) Degree
11 4 (5.71%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.71%) Migration
11 4 (5.71%) PMP
11 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
11 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
11 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 3 (4.29%) GDPR
12 3 (4.29%) SDLC

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 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.43%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Firewall
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
1 2 (2.86%) SMS
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Project Management
2 22 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.43%) ITIL
5 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.43%) Project Planning
7 7 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 6 (8.57%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.14%) Information Security
9 5 (7.14%) Security Management
10 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.71%) Information Security Management
10 4 (5.71%) ITIL V3
10 4 (5.71%) Migration
10 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 3 (4.29%) ISMS
11 3 (4.29%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) CISSP
1 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.71%) PMP
3 3 (4.29%) APMP
3 3 (4.29%) CISA
4 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.43%) CISM
5 1 (1.43%) CLAS
5 1 (1.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.29%) COBIT
2 3 (4.29%) GDPR
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.43%) PMO
4 1 (1.43%) PSD2
4 1 (1.43%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.86%) Fujitsu
2 2 (2.86%) HP
2 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.86%) Siebel
3 1 (1.43%) Capita
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.43%) SAP
3 1 (1.43%) VMware