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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 327 338 325
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 332 318 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 197 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.43% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £70.57 £24.23 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.25% -5.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.80%
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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +13 183 £500 +5.26% 34
South East -11 42 £450 - 13
North West +19 28 £400 -15.78% 2
East of England +19 22 £413 - 14
Yorkshire +1 18 £400 -8.57% 7
South West +13 17 £450 -2.70% 5
West Midlands -44 8 £450 +15.38% 4
East Midlands -6 7 £325 -13.33% 1
North East -20 7 £350 -26.31%
Midlands -10 1 £450 -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 240 (38.28%) Project Management
2 211 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (24.24%) Finance
4 114 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 89 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 70 (11.16%) Windows
8 69 (11.00%) Banking
9 66 (10.53%) ITIL
10 61 (9.73%) Security Cleared
11 60 (9.57%) Migration
12 56 (8.93%) Waterfall
12 56 (8.93%) Data Centre
13 54 (8.61%) Scrum
14 46 (7.34%) SC Cleared
15 42 (6.70%) Oracle
16 37 (5.90%) Retail
17 36 (5.74%) Programme Management
17 36 (5.74%) MS Project
17 36 (5.74%) Cisco
18 34 (5.42%) SQL
19 33 (5.26%) Java
20 32 (5.10%) Service Management
21 30 (4.78%) MS Excel
22 29 (4.63%) JIRA
22 29 (4.63%) Service Delivery
23 28 (4.47%) Change Control
24 27 (4.31%) .NET
24 27 (4.31%) SAP
25 26 (4.15%) Release Management

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 22 (3.51%) Confluence
2 18 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.39%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.23%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.07%) Apache
6 7 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.12%) IIS
6 7 (1.12%) JBoss
6 7 (1.12%) SAS
7 6 (0.96%) CMS
8 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.80%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.64%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (5.74%) MS Project
2 30 (4.78%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.59%) MS Office
3 10 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.48%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.16%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Maximo
6 1 (0.16%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.87%) Office 365
3 16 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.91%) SaaS
5 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.12%) Route 53
7 6 (0.96%) PaaS
8 4 (0.64%) IaaS
9 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.48%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.16%) AdWords
10 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.51%) WAN
2 19 (3.03%) LAN
3 12 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (1.75%) Firewall
5 8 (1.28%) SAN
5 8 (1.28%) SSL
6 7 (1.12%) FTP
6 7 (1.12%) Internet
6 7 (1.12%) MPLS
6 7 (1.12%) Skype
7 6 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (0.96%) HTTP
7 6 (0.96%) VPN
8 5 (0.80%) Intranet
8 5 (0.80%) Wireless
9 4 (0.64%) MVNO
9 4 (0.64%) Network Security
9 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.48%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.48%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (0.96%) Big Data
4 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.64%) DB2
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.48%) Essbase
7 3 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.32%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.32%) QlikView
8 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.32%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.32%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (4.63%) JIRA
2 16 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.64%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.48%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.32%) Hudson
5 2 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.16%) Gradle
6 1 (0.16%) LSMW
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) Subversion
6 1 (0.16%) Toad
6 1 (0.16%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 152 (24.24%) Finance
2 69 (11.00%) Banking
3 37 (5.90%) Retail
4 24 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.67%) Law
6 21 (3.35%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.87%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.59%) Legal
8 10 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.44%) Marketing
10 8 (1.28%) Automotive
10 8 (1.28%) Publishing
11 6 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.80%) Advertising
12 5 (0.80%) Billing
12 5 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.64%) Electronics
13 4 (0.64%) Front Office
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
15 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.31%) .NET
2 20 (3.19%) HTML
3 14 (2.23%) Middleware
4 11 (1.75%) CSS
4 11 (1.75%) Web Services
5 7 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (0.80%) J2EE
6 5 (0.80%) Spring
6 5 (0.80%) Struts
6 5 (0.80%) XML
7 4 (0.64%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.64%) HTML5
7 4 (0.64%) jQuery
7 4 (0.64%) JSP
7 4 (0.64%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.32%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.32%) REST
8 2 (0.32%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.93%) Data Centre
2 22 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.23%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.07%) Virtual Team
5 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (1.28%) Hedge funds
6 8 (1.28%) PKI
6 8 (1.28%) PMI
6 8 (1.28%) User Experience
7 7 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.96%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.96%) IVR
8 6 (0.96%) Mainframe
8 6 (0.96%) Social Network
9 5 (0.80%) Derivative
10 4 (0.64%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.64%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (11.16%) Windows
2 21 (3.35%) Unix
3 20 (3.19%) Linux
4 16 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.12%) Android
10 6 (0.96%) CentOS
11 5 (0.80%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.32%) AIX
15 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (38.28%) Project Management
2 211 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 89 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (10.53%) ITIL
6 60 (9.57%) Migration
7 56 (8.93%) Waterfall
8 54 (8.61%) Scrum
9 36 (5.74%) Programme Management
10 32 (5.10%) Service Management
11 29 (4.63%) Service Delivery
12 28 (4.47%) Change Control
13 26 (4.15%) Release Management
14 25 (3.99%) Change Management
14 25 (3.99%) Project Planning
15 24 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (3.83%) SDLC
16 23 (3.67%) CRM
16 23 (3.67%) DevOps
17 21 (3.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.42%) SQL
2 33 (5.26%) Java
3 18 (2.87%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.07%) C#
5 6 (0.96%) C
6 5 (0.80%) C++
7 4 (0.64%) PHP
7 4 (0.64%) Python
8 3 (0.48%) Perl
8 3 (0.48%) Ruby
8 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.32%) ABAP
9 2 (0.32%) RPG
9 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.32%) VBA
10 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.16%) Scala
10 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.16%) VB
10 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 46 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.39%) PMI Certification
6 13 (2.07%) Degree
6 13 (2.07%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.44%) PMP
8 8 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.96%) CCNA
10 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.32%) CCNP
11 2 (0.32%) CIPD
11 2 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.32%) MAPM
11 2 (0.32%) MCDST
11 2 (0.32%) MCP
11 2 (0.32%) MCSE
11 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.19%) QA
2 9 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.96%) SLA
4 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 24 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.28%) Docker
4 7 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.48%) vSphere
7 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (2.71%) Puppet
2 8 (1.28%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.96%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) ZABBIX
4 5 (0.80%) SCOM
5 4 (0.64%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.48%) Ansible
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.16%) Mesos
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.16%) MOM
8 1 (0.16%) OpenView
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 76 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.70%) Oracle
3 36 (5.74%) Cisco
4 27 (4.31%) SAP
5 23 (3.67%) Citrix
5 23 (3.67%) VMware
6 14 (2.23%) IBM
7 11 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 11 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.12%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.96%) Apple
9 6 (0.96%) EMC
10 5 (0.80%) Avaya
10 5 (0.80%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.80%) HP
10 5 (0.80%) Informatica
11 4 (0.64%) Google
11 4 (0.64%) Lotus
11 4 (0.64%) MobileIron
12 3 (0.48%) Guidewire
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