The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 259 264 247
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 145 157 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.65% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.70% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 96 102
Average daily rate
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£425 £460 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £361
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £51.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21794 22443 24427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.51% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14907 15270 15909
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 466 649
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Manager across the London region.

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 29 £425 -10.52% 17
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title.

1 108 (36.00%) Project Management
2 68 (22.67%) Finance
3 67 (22.33%) PRINCE2
4 42 (14.00%) Migration
4 42 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (12.67%) Scrum
6 36 (12.00%) Windows
7 33 (11.00%) ITIL
8 32 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (10.00%) Oracle
10 29 (9.67%) Banking
11 26 (8.67%) SQL
11 26 (8.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 25 (8.33%) Java
13 23 (7.67%) Project Planning
14 21 (7.00%) Degree
14 21 (7.00%) HTML
14 21 (7.00%) IBM
14 21 (7.00%) Microsoft
14 21 (7.00%) Risk Management
15 20 (6.67%) Change Management
16 18 (6.00%) PHP
16 18 (6.00%) UNIX
17 17 (5.67%) Citrix
18 16 (5.33%) PRINCE
18 16 (5.33%) CRM
18 16 (5.33%) Advertising
19 15 (5.00%) Cisco
20 14 (4.67%) SharePoint
20 14 (4.67%) Investment Banking

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Technical Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.67%) CMS
4 7 (2.33%) Lync
5 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.67%) WordPress
6 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) FileNet
7 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (3.67%) MS Project
1 11 (3.67%) MS Office
2 10 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.33%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Cerner Millennium
2 4 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.00%) ION MarketView
3 3 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.00%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.67%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.67%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Maximo
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) PaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) Force.com
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.67%) WAN
1 8 (2.67%) Firewall
2 7 (2.33%) VPN
2 7 (2.33%) Internet
3 4 (1.33%) OSPF
3 4 (1.33%) BGP
3 4 (1.33%) LAN
3 4 (1.33%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.00%) InfiniBand
4 3 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.00%) VoIP
4 3 (1.00%) PPP
4 3 (1.00%) RIP
4 3 (1.00%) MPLS
4 3 (1.00%) SAN
5 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.67%) MRTG
5 2 (0.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.00%) MySQL
3 2 (0.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.33%) Big Data
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 68 (22.67%) Finance
2 29 (9.67%) Banking
3 16 (5.33%) Advertising
4 14 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.00%) Retail
6 11 (3.67%) Marketing
7 8 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.33%) Back Office
8 7 (2.33%) Games
9 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.67%) German Language
10 4 (1.33%) Billing
11 3 (1.00%) Publishing
11 3 (1.00%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Front Office
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.00%) HTML
2 10 (3.33%) XML
3 8 (2.67%) .NET
4 7 (2.33%) Apache Flex
5 6 (2.00%) SOAP
6 5 (1.67%) Web Services
6 5 (1.67%) Flash
6 5 (1.67%) Middleware
6 5 (1.67%) CSS
7 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.00%) EDI
8 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.67%) DHTML
9 2 (0.67%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.67%) HTML5
10 1 (0.33%) J2EE
10 1 (0.33%) ODBC
10 1 (0.33%) Murex MxML
10 1 (0.33%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.00%) NHS
2 8 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.00%) AS400
4 6 (2.00%) Clustering
4 6 (2.00%) iSeries
5 5 (1.67%) Open Source
5 5 (1.67%) iPad
5 5 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.33%) Streaming Video
7 3 (1.00%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.00%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.00%) iDTV
7 3 (1.00%) PMI
7 3 (1.00%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.00%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (1.00%) EPoS
7 3 (1.00%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.00%) Windows
2 18 (6.00%) UNIX
3 12 (4.00%) Linux
4 9 (3.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.67%) Android
6 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.00%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (36.00%) Project Management
2 67 (22.33%) PRINCE2
3 42 (14.00%) Migration
3 42 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (12.67%) Scrum
5 33 (11.00%) ITIL
6 32 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (7.67%) Project Planning
8 21 (7.00%) Risk Management
9 20 (6.67%) Change Management
10 16 (5.33%) PRINCE
10 16 (5.33%) CRM
11 14 (4.67%) Analytics
12 12 (4.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.67%) Service Management
13 11 (3.67%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.33%) Kanban
14 10 (3.33%) Asset Management
15 9 (3.00%) Waterfall
16 8 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.67%) SQL
2 25 (8.33%) Java
3 18 (6.00%) PHP
4 8 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.00%) Python
6 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.67%) C
7 3 (1.00%) Lingo
8 2 (0.67%) C#
8 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (8.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (7.00%) Degree
3 9 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.67%) CCNA
5 5 (1.67%) CCIE
6 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.67%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) CCNP
7 2 (0.67%) MCSE
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.67%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) RosettaNet
2 3 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 13 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.00%) GPFS
4 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) vCloud
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.00%) Control-M
1 3 (1.00%) SCCM
2 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.67%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.33%) OpenView
3 1 (0.33%) SCOM
3 1 (0.33%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (0.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 30 (10.00%) Oracle
2 21 (7.00%) IBM
2 21 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.67%) Citrix
4 15 (5.00%) Cisco
5 12 (4.00%) VMware
6 8 (2.67%) SAP
7 7 (2.33%) Adobe
8 6 (2.00%) NetApp
8 6 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.00%) DoubleClick
9 5 (1.67%) Unica
9 5 (1.67%) Informatica
9 5 (1.67%) Apple
9 5 (1.67%) Cerner
9 5 (1.67%) HP
9 5 (1.67%) EMC
10 4 (1.33%) BT
11 3 (1.00%) Juniper
11 3 (1.00%) Sybase
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