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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 1.09% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.14% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -23.61%

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
802 1405 1296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.80% 95.90% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 724 720
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 17
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £76.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management
2 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel