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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 343 333 354
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 301 319 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.64% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 223 207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £326 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £53.29 £22.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.82% -12.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -12.62%
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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +22 159 £500 +5.26% 25
South East -17 46 £450 - 12
North West +10 25 £410 -18.00% 6
East of England +10 22 £425 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire +19 15 £450 - 5
West Midlands -30 13 £450 +2.27% 3
South West +19 10 £450 +4.95% 6
North East -15 7 £350 -28.93%
East Midlands -10 5 £390 -17.89% 4
Midlands -4 1 £450 -10.00%
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 223 (38.25%) Project Management
2 202 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (22.81%) Finance
4 95 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (15.44%) PRINCE2
6 66 (11.32%) Microsoft
7 62 (10.63%) Waterfall
8 60 (10.29%) Migration
9 59 (10.12%) Banking
10 54 (9.26%) Scrum
11 51 (8.75%) Windows
12 49 (8.40%) Data Centre
13 48 (8.23%) ITIL
14 47 (8.06%) Security Cleared
15 39 (6.69%) MS Project
16 36 (6.17%) SQL
17 35 (6.00%) SC Cleared
18 34 (5.83%) Retail
18 34 (5.83%) Programme Management
19 33 (5.66%) Oracle
20 32 (5.49%) MS Excel
20 32 (5.49%) Cisco
21 31 (5.32%) JIRA
22 29 (4.97%) Service Delivery
22 29 (4.97%) Change Control
23 28 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
24 27 (4.63%) SAP
25 26 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
26 24 (4.12%) Analytics
26 24 (4.12%) .NET

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 (3.95%) Confluence
2 20 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.23%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.72%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.54%) CMS
6 8 (1.37%) SAS
7 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.03%) JBoss
8 6 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.86%) Apache
9 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.86%) IIS
10 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.69%) IBM Domino
10 4 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.51%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 39 (6.69%) MS Project
2 32 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.06%) MS Office
5 9 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.51%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.17%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.17%) Maximo
6 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.26%) Office 365
4 12 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (2.06%) Amazon S3
4 12 (2.06%) Route 53
5 10 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.72%) SaaS
6 9 (1.54%) PaaS
7 8 (1.37%) IaaS
8 6 (1.03%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.51%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.17%) AdWords
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.74%) LAN
1 16 (2.74%) WAN
2 12 (2.06%) Firewall
2 12 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (1.20%) MPLS
4 6 (1.03%) HTTP
4 6 (1.03%) Network Security
4 6 (1.03%) SAN
5 5 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (0.86%) Internet
5 5 (0.86%) Intranet
5 5 (0.86%) SSL
6 4 (0.69%) FTP
6 4 (0.69%) Skype
6 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.69%) VPN
6 4 (0.69%) Wireless
7 3 (0.51%) BGP
7 3 (0.51%) DNS
7 3 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.72%) Big Data
5 8 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.86%) DB2
7 5 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.51%) Essbase
9 3 (0.51%) Flink
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.34%) QlikView
10 2 (0.34%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.32%) JIRA
2 15 (2.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.69%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.51%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.34%) Hudson
5 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.34%) Toad
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 133 (22.81%) Finance
2 59 (10.12%) Banking
3 34 (5.83%) Retail
4 20 (3.43%) Law
5 19 (3.26%) Financial Institution
5 19 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.23%) Marketing
8 12 (2.06%) Automotive
8 12 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.72%) Legal
9 10 (1.72%) Publishing
10 8 (1.37%) Billing
10 8 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.03%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.86%) Front Office
13 2 (0.34%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.12%) .NET
2 21 (3.60%) HTML
3 14 (2.40%) CSS
4 11 (1.89%) Middleware
5 10 (1.72%) Web Services
6 9 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.86%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.86%) jQuery
8 5 (0.86%) Spring
8 5 (0.86%) Struts
9 4 (0.69%) HTML5
9 4 (0.69%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.51%) J2EE
10 3 (0.51%) JSP
10 3 (0.51%) Kafka
10 3 (0.51%) XML
11 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 20 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.23%) Virtual Team
4 12 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.54%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.37%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.20%) e-Learning
9 6 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.03%) PMI
9 6 (1.03%) Social Network
10 5 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (0.86%) User Experience
11 4 (0.69%) Blog
11 4 (0.69%) Derivative
11 4 (0.69%) IVR
11 4 (0.69%) Market Risk
11 4 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.75%) Windows
2 16 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 14 (2.40%) Unix
4 13 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.89%) Linux
6 9 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (38.25%) Project Management
2 202 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (16.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (15.44%) PRINCE2
5 62 (10.63%) Waterfall
6 60 (10.29%) Migration
7 54 (9.26%) Scrum
8 48 (8.23%) ITIL
9 34 (5.83%) Programme Management
10 29 (4.97%) Change Control
10 29 (4.97%) Service Delivery
11 26 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (4.12%) Analytics
12 24 (4.12%) Supplier Management
13 23 (3.95%) Change Management
13 23 (3.95%) CRM
13 23 (3.95%) Mentoring
13 23 (3.95%) Project Planning
13 23 (3.95%) Risk Management
14 22 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.17%) SQL
2 24 (4.12%) Java
3 19 (3.26%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.89%) C#
5 6 (1.03%) C
6 3 (0.51%) C++
6 3 (0.51%) Python
6 3 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.34%) Perl
7 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.34%) Ruby
7 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.34%) VBA
8 1 (0.17%) ABAP
8 1 (0.17%) COBOL
8 1 (0.17%) PHP
8 1 (0.17%) Scala
8 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.17%) VB
8 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 35 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (2.23%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.23%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (1.89%) Degree
7 10 (1.72%) PMP
8 9 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.20%) CCNA
10 4 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.34%) APMP
11 2 (0.34%) CCNP
11 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.34%) MBA
11 2 (0.34%) MCDST
11 2 (0.34%) MCP
11 2 (0.34%) MCSE
11 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.43%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.03%) SLA
3 3 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 22 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.06%) Docker
3 9 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.34%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (2.57%) Puppet
2 12 (2.06%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.86%) SCCM
4 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.17%) MOM
6 1 (0.17%) OpenView
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 66 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.66%) Oracle
3 32 (5.49%) Cisco
4 27 (4.63%) SAP
5 24 (4.12%) Citrix
6 23 (3.95%) VMware
7 14 (2.40%) Atlassian
7 14 (2.40%) IBM
8 8 (1.37%) Google
9 7 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.03%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.03%) EMC
11 5 (0.86%) Informatica
12 4 (0.69%) hybris
12 4 (0.69%) Lotus
13 3 (0.51%) Avaya
13 3 (0.51%) F5
13 3 (0.51%) Nortel
13 3 (0.51%) Sage
13 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
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Surrey
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