The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 136 168 177
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 30 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 21
Median daily rate £475 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £318 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £620 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -12.62%
Technical Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3203 4338 5607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.30% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 3414 4119
Median daily rate £475 £451 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 111
Median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 City of London region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Project Management
4 9 (16.98%) Financial Institution
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) Hedge funds
4 9 (16.98%) Change Control
5 7 (13.21%) Banking
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
7 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
9 3 (5.66%) JIRA
9 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) People Management
9 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.66%) Market Risk
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.66%) .NET
9 3 (5.66%) HTML
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco
9 3 (5.66%) MVC
9 3 (5.66%) Legal
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Programme Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) MPLS
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Financial Institution
3 7 (13.21%) Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Automotive
7 1 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
1 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Hedge funds
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Market Risk
3 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.77%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) Change Control
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Migration
6 3 (5.66%) MVC
6 3 (5.66%) People Management
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.77%) Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Data Management
7 2 (3.77%) Kanban
7 2 (3.77%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.77%) SDLC
7 2 (3.77%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Cisco
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 2 (3.77%) Murex
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) WorldPay