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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 362 318 305
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 283 347 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.72% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 223 205
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £31.63 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.75 -
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Technical Manager
UK

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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 151 £500 +11.11% 29
South East -32 46 £453 +2.25% 11
North West -9 27 £450 +5.88% 2
East of England +16 17 £425 -5.55% 5
South West -3 16 £440 -2.22% 5
Yorkshire -6 16 £425 +13.33% 5
East Midlands +5 7 £350 -6.66% 3
West Midlands -59 4 £475 +26.66% 5
North East -54 1 - - 1
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 226 (37.29%) Project Management
2 187 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (23.27%) Finance
4 131 (21.62%) PRINCE2
5 102 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 74 (12.21%) Windows
7 73 (12.05%) ITIL
7 73 (12.05%) Migration
8 64 (10.56%) Security Cleared
9 61 (10.07%) Microsoft
9 61 (10.07%) Banking
10 53 (8.75%) Oracle
11 52 (8.58%) Waterfall
11 52 (8.58%) Data Centre
12 50 (8.25%) SC Cleared
13 42 (6.93%) Scrum
14 39 (6.44%) Retail
15 36 (5.94%) Service Management
16 35 (5.78%) Telecoms
17 33 (5.45%) Linux
18 31 (5.12%) Java
18 31 (5.12%) Change Management
19 30 (4.95%) Service Delivery
19 30 (4.95%) MS Excel
20 29 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 28 (4.62%) SQL
21 28 (4.62%) VMware
21 28 (4.62%) SDLC
22 27 (4.46%) MS Project
23 26 (4.29%) .NET

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 16 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.15%) Apache
3 11 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.49%) Confluence
4 9 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.32%) CMS
5 8 (1.32%) JBoss
6 7 (1.16%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.16%) IIS
7 6 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.99%) SAS
7 6 (0.99%) Tuxedo
8 5 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.66%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.46%) MS Project
3 9 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.16%) MS Office
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.17%) Maximo
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Staffware
5 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (3.30%) Office 365
2 9 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.49%) SaaS
3 5 (0.83%) PaaS
4 3 (0.50%) IaaS
5 2 (0.33%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.33%) Taleo
6 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.63%) LAN
1 22 (3.63%) WAN
2 16 (2.64%) Firewall
3 11 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (1.49%) Internet
4 9 (1.49%) SAN
4 9 (1.49%) SSL
5 8 (1.32%) VPN
6 6 (0.99%) DNS
7 5 (0.83%) MVNO
7 5 (0.83%) Skype
8 4 (0.66%) ATM
8 4 (0.66%) Network Security
8 4 (0.66%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.50%) Broadband
9 3 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.50%) FTP
9 3 (0.50%) HTTP
9 3 (0.50%) VoIP
9 3 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 5 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.50%) Big Data
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.33%) DB2
6 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.33%) MS Access
6 2 (0.33%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (1.82%) JIRA
2 9 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.33%) Hudson
5 2 (0.33%) Introscope
5 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.17%) Gradle
6 1 (0.17%) LSMW
6 1 (0.17%) Maven
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
6 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 141 (23.27%) Finance
2 61 (10.07%) Banking
3 39 (6.44%) Retail
4 35 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.80%) Law
6 20 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.15%) Legal
9 9 (1.49%) Billing
10 7 (1.16%) Advertising
11 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.83%) Publishing
11 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) Automotive
13 3 (0.50%) Games
13 3 (0.50%) Marketing
13 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.33%) Front Office
14 2 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.29%) .NET
2 14 (2.31%) HTML
3 13 (2.15%) Middleware
4 7 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.16%) CSS
5 6 (0.99%) Spring
6 5 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (0.83%) Struts
6 5 (0.83%) Web Services
6 5 (0.83%) XML
7 4 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.66%) J2EE
8 3 (0.50%) HTML5
8 3 (0.50%) jQuery
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.50%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.33%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.33%) JSP
9 2 (0.33%) REST
9 2 (0.33%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 52 (8.58%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (1.82%) PKI
4 10 (1.65%) Mainframe
4 10 (1.65%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.65%) PMI
5 9 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.49%) User Experience
6 7 (1.16%) Derivative
6 7 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.16%) Virtual Team
7 6 (0.99%) Equities
7 6 (0.99%) Hedge funds
7 6 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.83%) NHS
9 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.66%) Credit Derivative
9 4 (0.66%) IVR
9 4 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (12.21%) Windows
2 33 (5.45%) Linux
3 24 (3.96%) Unix
4 16 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.48%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.65%) Android
9 6 (0.99%) CentOS
9 6 (0.99%) VME
9 6 (0.99%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.66%) AIX
10 4 (0.66%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (37.29%) Project Management
2 187 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (21.62%) PRINCE2
4 102 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (12.05%) ITIL
5 73 (12.05%) Migration
6 52 (8.58%) Waterfall
7 42 (6.93%) Scrum
8 36 (5.94%) Service Management
9 31 (5.12%) Change Management
10 30 (4.95%) Service Delivery
11 28 (4.62%) SDLC
12 26 (4.29%) People Management
13 25 (4.13%) Project Planning
13 25 (4.13%) Supplier Management
14 23 (3.80%) Risk Management
15 21 (3.47%) E-Commerce
15 21 (3.47%) Programme Management
15 21 (3.47%) Release Management
16 20 (3.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (5.12%) Java
2 28 (4.62%) SQL
3 13 (2.15%) C#
3 13 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.32%) C
5 7 (1.16%) COBOL
6 5 (0.83%) C++
6 5 (0.83%) Perl
6 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.66%) Python
8 3 (0.50%) PHP
8 3 (0.50%) Ruby
9 2 (0.33%) ABAP
9 2 (0.33%) Jython
9 2 (0.33%) Korn
9 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.33%) Scala
9 2 (0.33%) VB
9 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 50 (8.25%) SC Cleared
3 29 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (3.47%) PMI Certification
6 16 (2.64%) Degree
7 14 (2.31%) PMP
8 7 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.83%) CCNA
10 3 (0.50%) APMP
11 2 (0.33%) ACCA
11 2 (0.33%) CIMA
11 2 (0.33%) CIPD
11 2 (0.33%) ISEB
11 2 (0.33%) MAPM
12 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.17%) MCDST
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.15%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.99%) SLA
4 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.50%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) GAAP
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) vSphere
4 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (1.65%) Puppet
2 8 (1.32%) SCCM
2 8 (1.32%) ZABBIX
3 6 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.66%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.66%) SCOM
5 3 (0.50%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.17%) Mesos
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.17%) MOM
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 61 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.75%) Oracle
3 28 (4.62%) VMware
4 24 (3.96%) Citrix
5 23 (3.80%) Cisco
6 19 (3.14%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.97%) SAP
8 8 (1.32%) EMC
8 8 (1.32%) IBM
9 7 (1.16%) Adobe
9 7 (1.16%) Lotus
9 7 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.99%) Apple
10 6 (0.99%) HP
10 6 (0.99%) Micro Focus
11 5 (0.83%) F5
11 5 (0.83%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.66%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.66%) BMC
12 4 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
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