The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 342 293 264
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 265 296 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.68% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 186 195
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £584 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Average hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -32.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -43.95%
Technical Manager
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 131 £450 -5.26% 13
South East -46 49 £414 +18.21% 15
North West +6 31 £400 +6.66% 1
East of England -25 15 £415 -2.46% 5
South West -16 14 £400 - 3
Yorkshire -6 10 £425 +17.24% 7
West Midlands -20 8 £500 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +2 6 £350 -12.50% 3
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
South Coast - - - -
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Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title.

1 202 (37.90%) Project Management
2 129 (24.20%) PRINCE2
3 99 (18.57%) Finance
4 92 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (12.76%) ITIL
7 61 (11.44%) Windows
8 54 (10.13%) Migration
9 50 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 46 (8.63%) Service Delivery
11 44 (8.26%) Scrum
12 41 (7.69%) Cisco
13 35 (6.57%) Oracle
14 34 (6.38%) SQL
14 34 (6.38%) PMI Certification
14 34 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (6.19%) Banking
16 30 (5.63%) Service Management
17 28 (5.25%) Change Management
17 28 (5.25%) Telecoms
17 28 (5.25%) Supplier Management
17 28 (5.25%) Security Cleared
18 27 (5.07%) Degree
18 27 (5.07%) UNIX
19 26 (4.88%) SAP
20 25 (4.69%) PMP
20 25 (4.69%) Firewall
20 25 (4.69%) Marketing
20 25 (4.69%) Retail
21 24 (4.50%) Programme Management

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.06%) CMS
3 9 (1.69%) IIS
4 7 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.31%) Lync
5 5 (0.94%) NetWeaver
5 5 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.56%) SAS
6 3 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.56%) Apache
6 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.38%) MTS
7 2 (0.38%) CICS
7 2 (0.38%) Mule
7 2 (0.38%) Drupal
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 23 (4.32%) MS Office
2 21 (3.94%) MS Project
3 20 (3.75%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.63%) MS Excel
5 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.56%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.56%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.56%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.38%) Eikon
3 2 (0.38%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.38%) Global One
3 2 (0.38%) Maximo
3 2 (0.38%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.19%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.69%) Firewall
2 24 (4.50%) WAN
3 19 (3.56%) LAN
4 14 (2.63%) MPLS
5 11 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.69%) Internet
7 8 (1.50%) VoIP
8 7 (1.31%) SAN
8 7 (1.31%) Multicast
9 5 (0.94%) Network Security
9 5 (0.94%) DNS
10 4 (0.75%) HTTP
10 4 (0.75%) DVB
10 4 (0.75%) BGP
10 4 (0.75%) OSPF
11 3 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (0.56%) Wireless
11 3 (0.56%) DSL
11 3 (0.56%) GPRS
11 3 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.75%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.75%) MySQL
4 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.38%) DB2
5 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.38%) Star Schema
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.38%) Essbase
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.13%) JIRA
2 3 (0.56%) Toad
2 3 (0.56%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.38%) JMeter
3 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.19%) Selenium
4 1 (0.19%) Xcode
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.19%) Android Studio
General
1 99 (18.57%) Finance
2 33 (6.19%) Banking
3 28 (5.25%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.69%) Marketing
4 25 (4.69%) Retail
5 15 (2.81%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.69%) Legal
7 7 (1.31%) Back Office
8 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.13%) Law
9 5 (0.94%) Billing
9 5 (0.94%) Front Office
9 5 (0.94%) Games
10 4 (0.75%) Electronics
10 4 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.38%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.94%) HTML
2 20 (3.75%) .NET
3 11 (2.06%) XML
4 9 (1.69%) Middleware
4 9 (1.69%) Web Services
5 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.75%) CSS
6 3 (0.56%) JSP
6 3 (0.56%) J2EE
7 2 (0.38%) HTML5
7 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.38%) JMS
7 2 (0.38%) Servlets
7 2 (0.38%) JDBC
7 2 (0.38%) LAMP
7 2 (0.38%) RESTful
7 2 (0.38%) JPA
7 2 (0.38%) jQuery
7 2 (0.38%) JSON
7 2 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.44%) PMI
3 10 (1.88%) Video on Demand
4 9 (1.69%) NHS
4 9 (1.69%) DTV
5 7 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.13%) Open Source
7 5 (0.94%) IPTV
7 5 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.75%) FMCG
8 4 (0.75%) MPEG
8 4 (0.75%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.56%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.56%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.56%) Streaming Video
9 3 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.38%) User Experience
10 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.44%) Windows
2 27 (5.07%) UNIX
3 22 (4.13%) Linux
4 19 (3.56%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.13%) Solaris
7 6 (1.13%) Android
7 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.56%) SUSE
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) VMS
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (37.90%) Project Management
2 129 (24.20%) PRINCE2
3 92 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (12.76%) ITIL
6 54 (10.13%) Migration
7 46 (8.63%) Service Delivery
8 44 (8.26%) Scrum
9 30 (5.63%) Service Management
10 28 (5.25%) Change Management
10 28 (5.25%) Supplier Management
11 24 (4.50%) Programme Management
12 23 (4.32%) Waterfall
13 22 (4.13%) Risk Management
13 22 (4.13%) PRINCE
14 21 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (3.94%) Project Planning
15 18 (3.38%) Time Management
16 16 (3.00%) E-Commerce
17 15 (2.81%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.38%) SQL
2 21 (3.94%) Java
3 11 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.31%) C#
5 6 (1.13%) C
6 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.38%) Python
7 2 (0.38%) ABAP
7 2 (0.38%) COBOL
7 2 (0.38%) PHP
7 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.19%) VB6
8 1 (0.19%) Perl
8 1 (0.19%) VBA
8 1 (0.19%) VB
8 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.19%) Scala
8 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (6.38%) PMI Certification
2 28 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.07%) Degree
4 25 (4.69%) PMP
5 20 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.50%) CCNA
7 8 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.31%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.94%) CCNP
9 5 (0.94%) APMP
10 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.38%) CRISC
11 2 (0.38%) ISEB
11 2 (0.38%) CISSP
11 2 (0.38%) CISA
11 2 (0.38%) CISM
12 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.19%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.63%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) SLA
3 7 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.56%) ProxySG
3 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.56%) XenApp
3 3 (0.56%) Firmware
4 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.19%) XenServer
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.31%) SCCM
2 6 (1.13%) SCOM
3 4 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.56%) Puppet
5 2 (0.38%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (0.38%) OVSD
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.19%) MIIS
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.19%) Control-M
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 50 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.69%) Cisco
3 35 (6.57%) Oracle
4 26 (4.88%) SAP
5 22 (4.13%) VMware
6 18 (3.38%) IBM
7 13 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.69%) Unica
8 9 (1.69%) Citrix
9 7 (1.31%) Juniper
10 6 (1.13%) F5
10 6 (1.13%) Progress
10 6 (1.13%) NetApp
10 6 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.94%) Teradata
12 4 (0.75%) Informatica
12 4 (0.75%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.75%) Blue Coat
13 3 (0.56%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.56%) BT
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £200 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago