Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 135 112
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +33
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 61 52 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.26% 1.23% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.27% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 38 72
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £289 £301
90th Percentile £525 £599 £586
England median daily rate £463 £454 £430
% change year-on-year +1.93% +5.52% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £57.50 £34.24 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.93% -17.49% +49.55%
10th Percentile £56.25 £23.95 £23.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.45 £41.75
England median hourly rate £47.50 £33.37 £38.25
% change year-on-year +42.34% -12.76% +27.50%

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 4,632 4,094 5,455
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 97.11% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,065 2,581 3,671
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £253
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 159 185
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.39% -8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.79 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £41.85 £27.69 £31.60
England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year -2.63% -2.16% +10.97%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -23 43 £413 -2.94% 12
South Yorkshire +6 8 £438 +0.29% 5
East Yorkshire -2 1 £380 -13.14%
North Yorkshire -3 1 £325 -43.48% 4
IT Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 19 (31.15%) Finance
4 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.23%) ITIL
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.48%) Service Management
7 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) IT Strategy
8 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.20%) Migration
9 5 (8.20%) Information Security
9 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (8.20%) Strategic Management
9 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) SFIA
9 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (8.20%) GDPR
10 4 (6.56%) Line Management
10 4 (6.56%) Office 365
10 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
10 4 (6.56%) Retail
10 4 (6.56%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
10 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
10 4 (6.56%) SMS

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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Jadu
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.64%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Power BI
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) LIMS
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
1 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (32.79%) Project Management
3 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.23%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.48%) IT Strategy
6 7 (11.48%) Service Management
7 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
7 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.20%) Information Security
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.20%) SFIA
8 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 5 (8.20%) Strategic Management
9 4 (6.56%) Line Management
9 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) Java
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (3.28%) CISM
3 2 (3.28%) CISSP
3 2 (3.28%) CLAS
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.64%) APMP
4 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) GDPR
2 4 (6.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.92%) ISO 22301
3 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.64%) GxP
4 1 (1.64%) PMO
4 1 (1.64%) PSD2
4 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
1 1 (1.64%) SCOM
1 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.28%) Capita
3 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Ariba
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Siebel