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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 376 306 372
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +66
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 243 365 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.76% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 253 196
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £553 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £448 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00
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
43881 48249 49102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.93% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28882 31225 31544
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 £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1888 2056
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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
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 2 December 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 -27 118 £475 +5.55% 31
South East -23 49 £475 +5.55% 9
North West -8 22 £438 +5.67% 4
East of England +12 16 £483 +10.28% 3
West Midlands -18 15 £450 -5.26% 1
East Midlands -21 10 £390 -8.23% 2
Yorkshire +17 9 £425 -14.14% 3
South West +2 4 £375 -3.22% 6
North East -39 1 - -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 221 (38.43%) Project Management
2 208 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (24.35%) Finance
4 101 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (17.04%) PRINCE2
6 66 (11.48%) Microsoft
7 62 (10.78%) Migration
8 60 (10.43%) Scrum
8 60 (10.43%) Waterfall
9 58 (10.09%) Data Centre
10 52 (9.04%) Banking
11 47 (8.17%) Security Cleared
12 44 (7.65%) Programme Management
13 41 (7.13%) MS Project
14 40 (6.96%) ITIL
15 39 (6.78%) Cisco
16 37 (6.43%) SC Cleared
17 36 (6.26%) SQL
17 36 (6.26%) Windows
18 35 (6.09%) Oracle
19 34 (5.91%) MS Excel
20 31 (5.39%) JIRA
21 30 (5.22%) SAP
22 27 (4.70%) Change Control
23 26 (4.52%) Analytics
23 26 (4.52%) CRM
23 26 (4.52%) Risk Management
23 26 (4.52%) Telecoms
24 25 (4.35%) VMware
24 25 (4.35%) Service Delivery

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 (4.00%) Confluence
2 18 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.09%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.74%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.39%) CMS
6 7 (1.22%) SAS
7 6 (1.04%) Apache
8 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.52%) IIS
10 3 (0.52%) JBoss
10 3 (0.52%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.35%) Drupal
11 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 41 (7.13%) MS Project
2 34 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.26%) MS Office
5 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.39%) SAP CRM
3 7 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.35%) HFM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.17%) Line 500
6 1 (0.17%) Maximo
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (2.09%) Amazon S3
3 12 (2.09%) Route 53
4 11 (1.91%) Office 365
5 9 (1.57%) PaaS
6 8 (1.39%) IaaS
6 8 (1.39%) SaaS
7 6 (1.04%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.52%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Force.com
10 1 (0.17%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.13%) Firewall
2 15 (2.61%) LAN
2 15 (2.61%) WAN
2 15 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (1.91%) HTTP
4 10 (1.74%) SAN
5 7 (1.22%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.04%) Skype
6 6 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.04%) WebEx
7 5 (0.87%) BGP
7 5 (0.87%) Network Security
8 4 (0.70%) DNS
8 4 (0.70%) FTP
8 4 (0.70%) Intranet
8 4 (0.70%) MPLS
8 4 (0.70%) OSPF
8 4 (0.70%) VLAN
8 4 (0.70%) VPN
8 4 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.96%) Big Data
2 16 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.74%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.87%) DB2
6 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.70%) Flink
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Essbase
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.35%) QlikView
8 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.17%) GIS
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.39%) JIRA
2 15 (2.61%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.87%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.52%) Hudson
5 2 (0.35%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.35%) Toad
6 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.17%) JUnit
6 1 (0.17%) Mockito
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 140 (24.35%) Finance
2 52 (9.04%) Banking
3 26 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.35%) Retail
5 21 (3.65%) Marketing
6 20 (3.48%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.96%) Law
8 14 (2.43%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.74%) Automotive
10 10 (1.74%) Publishing
11 7 (1.22%) Front Office
11 7 (1.22%) Legal
12 6 (1.04%) Billing
13 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.70%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.52%) Advertising
15 2 (0.35%) Back Office
15 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.65%) HTML
2 17 (2.96%) .NET
3 16 (2.78%) Web Services
4 12 (2.09%) CSS
5 9 (1.57%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.57%) Middleware
6 6 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (1.04%) REST
6 6 (1.04%) XML
7 5 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.70%) jQuery
8 4 (0.70%) Kafka
8 4 (0.70%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.52%) JSP
9 3 (0.52%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (0.52%) XMPP
10 2 (0.35%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.35%) J2EE
10 2 (0.35%) SOAP
10 2 (0.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.09%) Data Centre
2 18 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.26%) Virtual Team
4 12 (2.09%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.91%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.57%) PMI
6 9 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.22%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.22%) User Experience
9 6 (1.04%) e-Learning
9 6 (1.04%) Social Network
10 4 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.70%) Life Science
10 4 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.70%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.52%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.26%) Windows
2 16 (2.78%) Unix
3 15 (2.61%) Linux
4 12 (2.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) Android
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (38.43%) Project Management
2 208 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (17.04%) PRINCE2
5 62 (10.78%) Migration
6 60 (10.43%) Scrum
6 60 (10.43%) Waterfall
7 44 (7.65%) Programme Management
8 40 (6.96%) ITIL
9 27 (4.70%) Change Control
10 26 (4.52%) Analytics
10 26 (4.52%) CRM
10 26 (4.52%) Risk Management
11 25 (4.35%) Change Management
11 25 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 25 (4.35%) Supplier Management
12 24 (4.17%) ERP
12 24 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 24 (4.17%) Project Planning
13 21 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.26%) SQL
2 20 (3.48%) Java
3 17 (2.96%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.39%) C#
5 5 (0.87%) C
6 3 (0.52%) Python
6 3 (0.52%) Ruby
6 3 (0.52%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.35%) C++
7 2 (0.35%) COBOL
7 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.35%) VBA
8 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.17%) PHP
8 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.17%) Scala
8 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.17%) VB
8 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (8.17%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 19 (3.30%) PMI Certification
4 18 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (2.43%) Degree
6 13 (2.26%) PMP
7 12 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (1.91%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.04%) CCNA
10 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.87%) APMP
12 4 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.52%) CCNP
13 3 (0.52%) MBA
13 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.35%) CISM
14 2 (0.35%) CISSP
14 2 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.30%) QA
2 7 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) FATCA
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.26%) Docker
3 10 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.35%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (2.43%) Puppet
2 12 (2.09%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.87%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) Ansible
4 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.35%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.17%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.17%) Grafana
5 1 (0.17%) Kibana
5 1 (0.17%) logstash
5 1 (0.17%) OpenView
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.17%) rkt
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 66 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.78%) Cisco
3 35 (6.09%) Oracle
4 30 (5.22%) SAP
5 25 (4.35%) VMware
6 21 (3.65%) Citrix
7 14 (2.43%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.74%) IBM
9 9 (1.57%) Google
10 8 (1.39%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.87%) F5
11 5 (0.87%) HP
11 5 (0.87%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.87%) Juniper
11 5 (0.87%) Tableau
12 4 (0.70%) EMC
12 4 (0.70%) hybris
12 4 (0.70%) Informatica
13 3 (0.52%) Nortel
Cambridgeshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago