The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh 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 68 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.27% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.28% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £400
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
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
882 1441 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.60% 95.68% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 708 755
Median daily rate £400 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 16
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.71 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £24.80
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 Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAS

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland