The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 51 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.07% 0.89% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.94% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £638 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £250 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £716 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £439 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £28.00
Technical Manager
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 953 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.95% 94.45% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 664 374
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 50
Median hourly rate £15.15 £17.77 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.74% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £30.40 £43.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 7 £638 -10.90%
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cheshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Supplier Management
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Avaya
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) IVR
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Wiki
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Waterfall
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Supplier Management
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle