The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
UK / England
Rank 375 310 329
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 205 311 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.67% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.70% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 202 176
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -23.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 94 £491 +12.22% 35
South East -21 51 £455 +9.63% 9
East of England +1 14 £458 -3.68% 10
Yorkshire +23 12 £425 -21.29% 4
North West -2 12 £356 -8.88% 5
West Midlands +3 11 £394 -17.10% 4
South West +8 5 £375 -11.76% 13
East Midlands -9 4 £481 +24.19% 1
Midlands 0 1 - -
North East -15 1 - -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 England region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 198 (39.52%) Project Management
2 158 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (23.15%) Finance
4 97 (19.36%) PRINCE2
5 88 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (12.57%) Microsoft
7 57 (11.38%) Migration
7 57 (11.38%) Scrum
8 56 (11.18%) Data Centre
9 48 (9.58%) Waterfall
10 39 (7.78%) Security Cleared
11 37 (7.39%) ITIL
12 36 (7.19%) Cisco
13 35 (6.99%) SQL
14 34 (6.79%) SAP
14 34 (6.79%) JIRA
15 32 (6.39%) Banking
16 31 (6.19%) Programme Management
17 30 (5.99%) MS Project
18 29 (5.79%) Oracle
18 29 (5.79%) Windows
19 28 (5.59%) CRM
19 28 (5.59%) SC Cleared
20 27 (5.39%) MS Excel
20 27 (5.39%) Analytics
21 26 (5.19%) VMware
21 26 (5.19%) Telecoms
21 26 (5.19%) Marketing
22 25 (4.99%) Firewall
23 24 (4.79%) QA

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 23 (4.59%) Confluence
2 13 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.00%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.00%) CMS
4 5 (1.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.60%) Drupal
6 3 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.40%) Apache
7 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.40%) SAP EP
7 2 (0.40%) SAS
8 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.20%) JBoss
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (5.99%) MS Project
2 27 (5.39%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.99%) MS Office
4 10 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (2.00%) SAP CRM
3 8 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.20%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.60%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.40%) HFM
7 2 (0.40%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.20%) Line 500
8 1 (0.20%) Maximo
8 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.40%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (2.40%) Amazon S3
3 12 (2.40%) Route 53
4 8 (1.60%) Office 365
5 7 (1.40%) SaaS
6 6 (1.20%) IaaS
6 6 (1.20%) PaaS
7 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.00%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.40%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.20%) AdWords
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Force.com
9 1 (0.20%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.99%) Firewall
2 17 (3.39%) LAN
3 16 (3.19%) WAN
4 11 (2.20%) SAN
5 8 (1.60%) Network Security
6 7 (1.40%) HTTP
7 6 (1.20%) VoIP
8 5 (1.00%) MPLS
8 5 (1.00%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.00%) WebEx
8 5 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.80%) DNS
9 4 (0.80%) NAS
9 4 (0.80%) Skype
9 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.80%) VLAN
9 4 (0.80%) VPN
10 3 (0.60%) Extranet
10 3 (0.60%) Internet
10 3 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.59%) Big Data
2 12 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.20%) DB2
8 4 (0.80%) Flink
8 4 (0.80%) MS Access
8 4 (0.80%) MySQL
8 4 (0.80%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.40%) GIS
10 2 (0.40%) QlikView
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (6.79%) JIRA
2 14 (2.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.60%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.40%) JUnit
4 2 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) Mockito
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 116 (23.15%) Finance
2 32 (6.39%) Banking
3 26 (5.19%) Marketing
3 26 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.19%) Retail
5 12 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.00%) Publishing
8 9 (1.80%) Automotive
9 6 (1.20%) Billing
9 6 (1.20%) Front Office
9 6 (1.20%) Law
10 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.80%) Advertising
11 4 (0.80%) Legal
12 3 (0.60%) Electronics
12 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.59%) HTML
2 16 (3.19%) Web Services
3 12 (2.40%) .NET
4 8 (1.60%) CSS
5 6 (1.20%) Silverlight
6 5 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.00%) REST
6 5 (1.00%) XML
7 4 (0.80%) Kafka
7 4 (0.80%) Middleware
8 3 (0.60%) HTML5
8 3 (0.60%) jQuery
8 3 (0.60%) JSON
8 3 (0.60%) RESTful
8 3 (0.60%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.40%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.40%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.18%) Data Centre
2 19 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.40%) PMI
4 10 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.20%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.00%) NHS
7 5 (1.00%) User Experience
8 4 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) Fintech
9 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.60%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.79%) Windows
2 15 (2.99%) Linux
3 9 (1.80%) Unix
4 6 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.20%) Android
7 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (39.52%) Project Management
2 158 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (19.36%) PRINCE2
4 88 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (11.38%) Migration
5 57 (11.38%) Scrum
6 48 (9.58%) Waterfall
7 37 (7.39%) ITIL
8 31 (6.19%) Programme Management
9 28 (5.59%) CRM
10 27 (5.39%) Analytics
11 23 (4.59%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.59%) Risk Management
12 21 (4.19%) Change Control
12 21 (4.19%) Change Management
12 21 (4.19%) ERP
12 21 (4.19%) Service Delivery
13 18 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (3.59%) E-Commerce
13 18 (3.59%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.99%) SQL
2 13 (2.59%) Java
3 10 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (1.80%) Python
5 6 (1.20%) C
6 5 (1.00%) C#
7 4 (0.80%) VBA
8 3 (0.60%) Perl
9 2 (0.40%) COBOL
9 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.40%) Ruby
9 2 (0.40%) Scala
9 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.20%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.20%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.20%) R
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.39%) PMI Certification
4 20 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (3.19%) Degree
6 15 (2.99%) PMP
7 13 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (2.20%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.00%) APMP
10 5 (1.00%) CCNA
10 5 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.60%) MBA
13 2 (0.40%) CCIE
13 2 (0.40%) CISM
13 2 (0.40%) CISSP
13 2 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (1.40%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.40%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.20%) EMIR
4 1 (0.20%) FATCA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) MiFID
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.59%) Docker
3 11 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.40%) XenApp
8 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.40%) Kubernetes
1 12 (2.40%) Puppet
2 6 (1.20%) SCCM
3 3 (0.60%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.20%) Kibana
5 1 (0.20%) logstash
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.20%) rkt
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.19%) Cisco
3 34 (6.79%) SAP
4 29 (5.79%) Oracle
5 26 (5.19%) VMware
6 18 (3.59%) Citrix
7 12 (2.40%) Atlassian
8 10 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.60%) Google
10 7 (1.40%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.00%) F5
11 5 (1.00%) HP
11 5 (1.00%) IBM
11 5 (1.00%) Juniper
11 5 (1.00%) Remedy
11 5 (1.00%) Tableau
12 4 (0.80%) EMC
12 4 (0.80%) hybris
13 3 (0.60%) Avaya
13 3 (0.60%) BMC
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £461.73 - £462.73 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago