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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
UK / England
Rank 351 336 324
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 225 301 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 211 179
Median daily rate £461 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £340 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -23.61%
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 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
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -8 101 £498 +4.73% 25
South East -2 57 £466 +8.43% 13
North West +3 16 £416 +0.54% 4
East of England +1 14 £400 -7.24% 7
South West +9 12 £390 -8.23% 6
West Midlands +4 11 £425 -10.52% 4
Yorkshire +22 9 £425 -20.93% 1
East Midlands -4 3 £438 +25.00% 2
Midlands +4 1 - -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 174 (35.58%) Project Management
2 138 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (23.11%) Finance
4 104 (21.27%) PRINCE2
5 86 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (12.68%) Microsoft
7 57 (11.66%) Migration
8 56 (11.45%) Scrum
9 52 (10.63%) Data Centre
10 43 (8.79%) ITIL
11 38 (7.77%) Security Cleared
12 34 (6.95%) Waterfall
13 32 (6.54%) SQL
14 31 (6.34%) Oracle
14 31 (6.34%) Windows
14 31 (6.34%) Telecoms
15 30 (6.13%) Cisco
16 29 (5.93%) SC Cleared
17 27 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 26 (5.32%) SAP
19 25 (5.11%) Service Management
19 25 (5.11%) Firewall
19 25 (5.11%) Programme Management
19 25 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (5.11%) Banking
19 25 (5.11%) Marketing
19 25 (5.11%) JIRA
20 24 (4.91%) VMware
20 24 (4.91%) Service Delivery
21 22 (4.50%) MS Excel

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 (3.27%) Confluence
2 15 (3.07%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.02%) Drupal
4 5 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.82%) CMS
5 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.61%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.41%) SAP EP
7 2 (0.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.20%) Documentum
8 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.89%) MS Project
3 15 (3.07%) MS Office
4 8 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 9 (1.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 9 (1.84%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.23%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.61%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.41%) HFM
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.41%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.20%) Line 500
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.86%) Office 365
4 12 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (2.45%) Amazon S3
4 12 (2.45%) Route 53
5 6 (1.23%) IaaS
5 6 (1.23%) PaaS
6 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.82%) SaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.41%) Boomi
8 1 (0.20%) AdWords
8 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.11%) Firewall
2 18 (3.68%) LAN
3 16 (3.27%) WAN
4 12 (2.45%) SAN
5 9 (1.84%) Network Security
6 8 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.43%) DNS
8 6 (1.23%) BGP
8 6 (1.23%) HTTP
8 6 (1.23%) VoIP
9 5 (1.02%) OSPF
9 5 (1.02%) Skype
9 5 (1.02%) WebEx
10 4 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.82%) Internet
10 4 (0.82%) NAS
10 4 (0.82%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.61%) Extranet
11 3 (0.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (2.25%) Big Data
2 11 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.64%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 8 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.23%) DB2
5 5 (1.02%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.82%) Flink
6 4 (0.82%) MS Access
6 4 (0.82%) MySQL
7 2 (0.41%) DataStage
7 2 (0.41%) GIS
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.41%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (5.11%) JIRA
2 14 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.41%) JUnit
4 2 (0.41%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.41%) Selenium
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 Forms
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 113 (23.11%) Finance
2 31 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.11%) Banking
3 25 (5.11%) Marketing
4 20 (4.09%) Retail
5 10 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.84%) Legal
7 7 (1.43%) Automotive
7 7 (1.43%) Billing
7 7 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.43%) Publishing
8 5 (1.02%) Front Office
8 5 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 3 (0.61%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.48%) HTML
1 17 (3.48%) Web Services
2 11 (2.25%) .NET
3 7 (1.43%) CSS
3 7 (1.43%) REST
4 6 (1.23%) Silverlight
5 5 (1.02%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.02%) Middleware
5 5 (1.02%) XML
6 4 (0.82%) Kafka
7 3 (0.61%) HTML5
7 3 (0.61%) J2SE
7 3 (0.61%) JSON
7 3 (0.61%) SOAP
7 3 (0.61%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (0.61%) Visualforce
8 2 (0.41%) jQuery
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.41%) RESTful
8 2 (0.41%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.25%) PMI
4 10 (2.04%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.64%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.43%) NHS
8 6 (1.23%) Fintech
9 5 (1.02%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.02%) User Experience
9 5 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.61%) Derivative
10 3 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.61%) Handset
10 3 (0.61%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.61%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.34%) Windows
2 15 (3.07%) Linux
3 8 (1.64%) Unix
4 5 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (35.58%) Project Management
2 138 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (21.27%) PRINCE2
4 86 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (11.66%) Migration
6 56 (11.45%) Scrum
7 43 (8.79%) ITIL
8 34 (6.95%) Waterfall
9 25 (5.11%) Programme Management
9 25 (5.11%) Service Management
10 24 (4.91%) Service Delivery
11 21 (4.29%) CRM
11 21 (4.29%) Mentoring
12 19 (3.89%) Analytics
12 19 (3.89%) SDLC
13 17 (3.48%) Change Management
13 17 (3.48%) E-Commerce
14 16 (3.27%) ERP
14 16 (3.27%) People Management
15 15 (3.07%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.54%) SQL
2 14 (2.86%) Java
3 10 (2.04%) Python
4 8 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.43%) C
6 5 (1.02%) C#
7 4 (0.82%) Perl
7 4 (0.82%) VBA
8 3 (0.61%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.41%) Ruby
9 2 (0.41%) Scala
9 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.20%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) COBOL
10 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.20%) R
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (4.29%) PMI Certification
5 18 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (3.07%) PMP
7 14 (2.86%) Degree
8 11 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.84%) CCNA
10 8 (1.64%) ISEB
11 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.02%) APMP
12 5 (1.02%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.82%) CCNP
13 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.41%) CCIE
14 2 (0.41%) CISSP
14 2 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.89%) QA
2 10 (2.04%) SLA
3 7 (1.43%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
5 1 (0.20%) FATCA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.66%) Docker
3 11 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.41%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (2.45%) Kubernetes
1 12 (2.45%) Puppet
2 5 (1.02%) SCCM
3 4 (0.82%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.20%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.20%) Grafana
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.20%) Kibana
4 1 (0.20%) logstash
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.20%) rkt
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.34%) Oracle
3 30 (6.13%) Cisco
4 26 (5.32%) SAP
5 24 (4.91%) VMware
6 16 (3.27%) Citrix
7 12 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.64%) Adobe
9 8 (1.64%) F5
9 8 (1.64%) Juniper
10 7 (1.43%) Google
11 6 (1.23%) Bloomberg
11 6 (1.23%) Tableau
12 5 (1.02%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.02%) Remedy
13 4 (0.82%) EMC
13 4 (0.82%) HP
13 4 (0.82%) Pegasus
14 3 (0.61%) Hyperion
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £400 per day Up to £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Piksel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago