The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 173 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 26 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 25
Average daily rate
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£435 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £355 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+7.29% -46.66%
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
5354 6825 7332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.14% 92.66% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3871 4983 5319
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 150 174
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 27 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 31 (43.66%) Project Management
2 15 (21.13%) Finance
3 10 (14.08%) Scrum
3 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle
4 9 (12.68%) Java
4 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.27%) Banking
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) Windows
7 6 (8.45%) PHP
7 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
8 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
8 5 (7.04%) HTML
8 5 (7.04%) Linux
8 5 (7.04%) CRM
8 5 (7.04%) Degree
9 4 (5.63%) Kanban
9 4 (5.63%) Billing
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.63%) Low Latency
9 4 (5.63%) PRINCE
9 4 (5.63%) Workflow
9 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
9 4 (5.63%) VMware
10 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
10 3 (4.23%) Games

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) Lync
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.41%) FileNet
3 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.41%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.41%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.41%) Multicast
3 1 (1.41%) VoIP
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) OSPF
3 1 (1.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Billing
3 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) Games
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Local Government
6 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.82%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) Flash
3 1 (1.41%) Middleware
3 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.41%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.41%) J2EE
3 1 (1.41%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Online Games
1 3 (4.23%) Open Source
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.41%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.41%) PMI
3 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Project Management
2 10 (14.08%) Scrum
2 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.86%) ITIL
6 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 5 (7.04%) CRM
7 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.63%) Workflow
8 4 (5.63%) PRINCE
8 4 (5.63%) Kanban
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.63%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps
9 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.23%) Analytics
9 3 (4.23%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) Java
2 6 (8.45%) PHP
3 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.23%) Python
4 2 (2.82%) C
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) Sun Identity Manager
2 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.41%) Control-M
2 1 (1.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Adobe
4 2 (2.82%) Sybase
4 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.82%) Citrix
4 2 (2.82%) Informatica
4 2 (2.82%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.82%) Symantec
4 2 (2.82%) Tableau
4 2 (2.82%) Talend
4 2 (2.82%) Teradata
5 1 (1.41%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.41%) Polycom
5 1 (1.41%) F5
5 1 (1.41%) Splunk
5 1 (1.41%) AppSense
5 1 (1.41%) Remedy
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