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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 177 195 186
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 29 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.55% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 33
Average daily rate
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£436 £453 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £315 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £578 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £24.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -45.55%
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
5469 6668 7192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.33% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4019 4844 5153
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 134 169
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £39.40 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 (45.59%) Project Management
2 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Scrum
4 10 (14.71%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.76%) Banking
6 6 (8.82%) Java
6 6 (8.82%) Windows
6 6 (8.82%) Degree
7 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle
7 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
7 5 (7.35%) Migration
7 5 (7.35%) Firewall
7 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) VMware
8 4 (5.88%) PHP
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) Kanban
8 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.41%) People Management
9 3 (4.41%) Cyber Security
9 3 (4.41%) Low Latency
9 3 (4.41%) Line Management
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.41%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (4.41%) Lync
2 1 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.47%) WordPress
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) SunGard Martini
1 1 (1.47%) Global One
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.47%) Multicast
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) VoIP
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) OSPF
3 1 (1.47%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
1 2 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 2 (2.94%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Local Government
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.47%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.47%) Flash
2 1 (1.47%) DHTML
2 1 (1.47%) CSS
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) PMI
2 2 (2.94%) NHS
2 2 (2.94%) Online Games
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.47%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Solaris
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Project Management
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Scrum
4 10 (14.71%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
5 5 (7.35%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.88%) CRM
6 4 (5.88%) Kanban
6 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.41%) People Management
7 3 (4.41%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.41%) Low Latency
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Analytics
7 3 (4.41%) Matrix Management
7 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) PHP
3 3 (4.41%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) C
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) vCloud
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.47%) Control-M
2 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) Teradata
4 2 (2.94%) Informatica
4 2 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.94%) SunGard
4 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.94%) Tableau
4 2 (2.94%) Talend
4 2 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (1.47%) Splunk
5 1 (1.47%) Polycom
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.47%) Remedy
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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