Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Contract Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Contract Management over the 6 months to 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Contract Management
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 449 473 486
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Contract Management 61 96 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 35
South East median annual salary £49,250 £52,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.19% +26.51% -30.83%
10th Percentile £40,450 £31,680 £36,300
90th Percentile £67,750 £125,000 £68,100
England median annual salary £50,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.73% +15.79% -5.00%

Contract Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24,246 28,447 26,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.26% 90.07% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19,695 23,510 22,090
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,525
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Contract Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Contract Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Contract Management in the South East

Contract Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Contract Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Contract Management in the South East

Contract Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Contract Management in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Contract Management in the South East

Contract Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Contract Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +24 37 £47,500 -2.06% 2
Berkshire +12 33 £47,500 +19.50% 2
Hampshire +16 9 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Sussex - 6 £48,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +16 4 £62,500 +13.64%
East Sussex +11 4 £51,000 +32.47%
Kent +20 1 £34,000 -
Sussex - 1 £41,500 -
Contract Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, IT jobs citing Contract Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Contract Management.

1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 19 (31.15%) ITIL
3 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
4 16 (26.23%) SLA
5 15 (24.59%) Project Management
6 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
6 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (19.67%) Performance Management
8 11 (18.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (18.03%) Decision-Making
9 10 (16.39%) ITSM
9 10 (16.39%) Legal
10 9 (14.75%) ISEB
10 9 (14.75%) Data Protection
10 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
10 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
10 9 (14.75%) GDPR
11 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.11%) Supplier Management
11 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.48%) Law
12 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.48%) Contract Negotiation
13 6 (9.84%) Scrum
13 6 (9.84%) VMware
13 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
13 6 (9.84%) XML
13 6 (9.84%) Java
13 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
13 6 (9.84%) C#

Contract Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (8.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 1 (1.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.84%) Selenium
1 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.92%) Ant
2 3 (4.92%) JMeter
2 3 (4.92%) JUnit
2 3 (4.92%) TestNG
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Legal
3 7 (11.48%) Law
3 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Service Manager
2 13 (21.31%) IT Manager
3 11 (18.03%) Project Manager
4 9 (14.75%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (14.75%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Procurement Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.84%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Account Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Vendor Manager
9 2 (3.28%) IT Procurement Manager
9 2 (3.28%) IT Relationships Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Pricing Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Relationships Manager
9 2 (3.28%) SAP Trainer
9 2 (3.28%) Supplier Relationship Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) XML
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 3 (4.92%) J2EE
2 3 (4.92%) Spring
2 3 (4.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Linux
1 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ITIL
2 17 (27.87%) Service Delivery
3 15 (24.59%) Project Management
4 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (19.67%) Performance Management
6 11 (18.03%) Decision-Making
7 10 (16.39%) ITSM
8 9 (14.75%) Data Protection
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.11%) Supplier Management
10 7 (11.48%) Contract Negotiation
11 6 (9.84%) BDD
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Scalability Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Scrum
11 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) C#
1 6 (9.84%) Java
1 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
1 6 (9.84%) Python
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) ISEB
1 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) SLA
2 9 (14.75%) GDPR
3 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) VMware
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) NEC
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle