The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 46 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.46% 0.50% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £413 - £411
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 - £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 - £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.75 -
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Technical Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 373 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.58% 93.25% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 235 300
Median daily rate £400 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £562 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 37
Median hourly rate £26.06 £21.96 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.69% +8.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.33 £43.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Lancashire region that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Manager across the Lancashire region.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Blackpool - 2 £413 -
Technical Manager
North West

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Lancashire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Micro Focus
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Tuxedo
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) VME
4 5 (45.45%) COBOL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Verint
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (54.55%) Tuxedo
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (54.55%) VME
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) COBOL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Micro Focus
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Verint