The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 64 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.22% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.23% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £295 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.59% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £416 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £446 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.75 -
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Technical Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
831 888 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.08% 95.48% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 659 557
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 47
Median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Technical Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) APMP

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix