The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 64 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.50% 1.28% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.42% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £328 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £314 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £342 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £358
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
742 494 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.10% 90.48% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 317 488
Average daily rate £373 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Manager
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Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Technical Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification