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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 350 319 318
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 298 319 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 205 206
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.94% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.05 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -
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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +14 153 £475 +8.57% 25
South East -34 63 £455 +7.05% 10
North West -9 27 £425 - 6
South West -3 16 £400 -11.11% 9
Yorkshire +6 15 £475 +26.66% 3
East of England +6 14 £475 -2.56% 10
West Midlands -35 6 £463 +28.47% 11
East Midlands +14 4 £475 +31.03%
North East -43 2 - - 2
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (37.46%) Project Management
2 146 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (23.56%) PRINCE2
4 131 (22.20%) Finance
5 93 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 90 (15.25%) Migration
7 81 (13.73%) ITIL
8 72 (12.20%) Windows
9 60 (10.17%) Microsoft
10 56 (9.49%) Security Cleared
10 56 (9.49%) Banking
11 54 (9.15%) Oracle
11 54 (9.15%) Data Centre
12 44 (7.46%) SC Cleared
13 42 (7.12%) Scrum
13 42 (7.12%) Retail
14 39 (6.61%) Waterfall
15 38 (6.44%) VMware
16 36 (6.10%) Telecoms
16 36 (6.10%) Service Management
17 35 (5.93%) Linux
18 33 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 32 (5.42%) Java
20 31 (5.25%) Active Directory
20 31 (5.25%) Office 365
21 30 (5.08%) SQL
21 30 (5.08%) MS Excel
21 30 (5.08%) Service Delivery
22 29 (4.92%) Risk Management
22 29 (4.92%) MS Project

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 15 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.03%) Apache
3 12 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.53%) Confluence
4 9 (1.53%) JBoss
5 8 (1.36%) IBM Notes
5 8 (1.36%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.02%) Tuxedo
7 6 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.68%) CMS
9 4 (0.68%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.68%) IIS
9 4 (0.68%) iPlanet
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.92%) MS Project
3 12 (2.03%) MS Office
4 9 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Maximo
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Staffware
5 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.25%) Office 365
2 16 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.19%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.34%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Taleo
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.58%) WAN
2 26 (4.41%) LAN
3 16 (2.71%) Firewall
4 10 (1.69%) Internet
4 10 (1.69%) SAN
4 10 (1.69%) SSL
5 8 (1.36%) VPN
6 6 (1.02%) DNS
6 6 (1.02%) Network Security
7 5 (0.85%) HTTP
7 5 (0.85%) MVNO
7 5 (0.85%) Skype
7 5 (0.85%) Wireless
8 4 (0.68%) ATM
9 3 (0.51%) Broadband
9 3 (0.51%) FTP
9 3 (0.51%) MPLS
9 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.51%) VoIP
9 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.51%) Big Data
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.51%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.34%) DB2
6 2 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.34%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.34%) MS Access
6 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (2.03%) JIRA
2 7 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.68%) Introscope
3 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.17%) Gradle
5 1 (0.17%) LSMW
5 1 (0.17%) Maven
5 1 (0.17%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 131 (22.20%) Finance
2 56 (9.49%) Banking
3 42 (7.12%) Retail
4 36 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.20%) Law
7 12 (2.03%) Billing
7 12 (2.03%) Legal
8 9 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.02%) Advertising
9 6 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.68%) Back Office
11 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.51%) Games
12 3 (0.51%) Marketing
12 3 (0.51%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
13 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.90%) .NET
2 13 (2.20%) Middleware
3 9 (1.53%) HTML
4 8 (1.36%) XML
5 5 (0.85%) J2EE
5 5 (0.85%) SAP Basis
5 5 (0.85%) Spring
6 4 (0.68%) CSS
6 4 (0.68%) Struts
7 3 (0.51%) HTML5
7 3 (0.51%) JSP
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.51%) Web Services
8 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.34%) jQuery
8 2 (0.34%) SAX
9 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.17%) Ajax
9 1 (0.17%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.17%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.15%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.03%) Mobile App
4 11 (1.86%) PKI
5 10 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.69%) PMI
6 9 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.53%) User Experience
7 8 (1.36%) Derivative
8 7 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.02%) Equities
9 6 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.02%) NHS
10 4 (0.68%) Blog
10 4 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.68%) Cryptography
10 4 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.20%) Windows
2 35 (5.93%) Linux
3 22 (3.73%) Unix
4 18 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.71%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.69%) Android
7 10 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.02%) AIX
8 6 (1.02%) CentOS
8 6 (1.02%) VME
8 6 (1.02%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.68%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (37.46%) Project Management
2 146 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (23.56%) PRINCE2
4 93 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (15.25%) Migration
6 81 (13.73%) ITIL
7 42 (7.12%) Scrum
8 39 (6.61%) Waterfall
9 36 (6.10%) Service Management
10 30 (5.08%) Service Delivery
11 29 (4.92%) Risk Management
12 26 (4.41%) Change Management
13 25 (4.24%) People Management
13 25 (4.24%) SDLC
14 21 (3.56%) Supplier Management
15 19 (3.22%) E-Commerce
16 18 (3.05%) Data Migration
16 18 (3.05%) Project Planning
16 18 (3.05%) Release Management
16 18 (3.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.42%) Java
2 30 (5.08%) SQL
3 9 (1.53%) C#
3 9 (1.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.36%) C
5 7 (1.19%) COBOL
5 7 (1.19%) Perl
6 6 (1.02%) C++
7 5 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.68%) Jython
8 4 (0.68%) Korn
9 3 (0.51%) ABAP
9 3 (0.51%) PHP
9 3 (0.51%) Python
10 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.34%) RPG
10 2 (0.34%) Scala
10 2 (0.34%) VB
10 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 33 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 18 (3.05%) Degree
7 17 (2.88%) PMP
8 8 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.19%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.85%) CCNA
11 4 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.51%) APMP
13 2 (0.34%) ACCA
13 2 (0.34%) CIMA
13 2 (0.34%) CIPD
13 2 (0.34%) ISEB
13 2 (0.34%) MAPM
14 1 (0.17%) CCIE
14 1 (0.17%) MCDST
14 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.86%) QA
2 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.19%) SLA
3 6 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.51%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.34%) COBIT
5 2 (0.34%) GAAP
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) SEPA
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (5.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.51%) vSphere
4 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (1.36%) Puppet
1 8 (1.36%) SCCM
1 8 (1.36%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.68%) CA Wily
2 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.68%) SCOM
3 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Mesos
5 1 (0.17%) MOM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 60 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.15%) Oracle
3 38 (6.44%) VMware
4 28 (4.75%) Citrix
5 24 (4.07%) Cisco
6 22 (3.73%) SAP
7 21 (3.56%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.69%) IBM
9 8 (1.36%) EMC
9 8 (1.36%) Lotus
10 7 (1.19%) Adobe
10 7 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.02%) Avaya
11 6 (1.02%) CA
11 6 (1.02%) F5
11 6 (1.02%) HP
11 6 (1.02%) Micro Focus
12 5 (0.85%) Apple
13 4 (0.68%) BMC
13 4 (0.68%) NetApp
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