The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 City of London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 165 153 158
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 45 47 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.81% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 46
Average daily rate £425 £458 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £348 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5971 5767 7411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.37% 92.85% 91.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4316 4253 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Technical Manager
London

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 32 (43.24%) Project Management
2 19 (25.68%) Finance
3 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.86%) Oracle
5 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
6 9 (12.16%) Banking
6 9 (12.16%) Scrum
7 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 8 (10.81%) Windows
7 8 (10.81%) HTML
7 8 (10.81%) Java
7 8 (10.81%) PHP
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL
8 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.46%) Migration
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.11%) UNIX
9 6 (8.11%) Citrix
9 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
10 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.76%) Degree
10 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
10 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
10 5 (6.76%) CRM
10 5 (6.76%) Advertising
11 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
11 4 (5.41%) Billing
11 4 (5.41%) TOGAF

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.35%) FileNet
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.35%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
1 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.35%) NFC
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) NAS
2 1 (1.35%) Multicast
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) QlikView
2 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Advertising
4 4 (5.41%) Games
4 4 (5.41%) Billing
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) German Language
6 1 (1.35%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 3 (4.05%) Flash
3 2 (2.70%) CSS
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.35%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) PMI
1 3 (4.05%) Online Games
2 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.70%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (1.35%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.35%) Handset
3 1 (1.35%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.35%) Equities
3 1 (1.35%) EMV
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) UNIX
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Project Management
2 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.16%) Scrum
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 7 (9.46%) Migration
7 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.46%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.76%) CRM
10 4 (5.41%) Workflow
10 4 (5.41%) Service Management
10 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.41%) Low Latency
10 4 (5.41%) Kanban
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) PHP
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.05%) SQL
4 2 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) AWK
5 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.35%) sed
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) PMI Certification
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
1 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.70%) PMP
3 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) XenApp
3 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.35%) Sun Identity Manager
2 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Citrix
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) EMC
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) NetApp
4 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Isilon
6 1 (1.35%) Nimsoft
6 1 (1.35%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.35%) Opsware
6 1 (1.35%) Sun
6 1 (1.35%) Calypso
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Remedy
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