The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 285 289 255
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 127 141 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.60% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 115
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £24.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -45.55%
Technical Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22649 23455 24036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.28% 92.88% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15806 16148 15867
Average daily rate £425 £435 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 422 590
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +23 31 £430 -4.97% 13
Uxbridge -9 1 £425 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 113 (40.65%) Project Management
2 70 (25.18%) Finance
3 65 (23.38%) PRINCE2
4 62 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.11%) Migration
6 37 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (12.95%) Windows
8 30 (10.79%) Banking
9 27 (9.71%) SQL
10 26 (9.35%) ITIL
11 25 (8.99%) Oracle
12 24 (8.63%) Scrum
13 22 (7.91%) IBM
14 21 (7.55%) Project Planning
15 20 (7.19%) Degree
15 20 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 20 (7.19%) Risk Management
16 19 (6.83%) Investment Banking
16 19 (6.83%) Cisco
16 19 (6.83%) HTML
16 19 (6.83%) Java
16 19 (6.83%) UNIX
17 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
18 17 (6.12%) Marketing
18 17 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (5.76%) Analytics
19 16 (5.76%) Linux
20 15 (5.40%) PRINCE
21 14 (5.04%) Firewall
21 14 (5.04%) Citrix

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.60%) CMS
3 8 (2.88%) Lync
4 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) WordPress
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (3.24%) MS Project
2 8 (2.88%) MS Office
3 5 (1.80%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.08%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.08%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.72%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.36%) Global One
4 1 (0.36%) SunGard Martini
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (0.72%) PaaS
2 2 (0.72%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.04%) Firewall
2 10 (3.60%) WAN
3 6 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.16%) VPN
3 6 (2.16%) Internet
3 6 (2.16%) BGP
4 5 (1.80%) SAN
4 5 (1.80%) OSPF
5 4 (1.44%) LAN
5 4 (1.44%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.08%) Multicast
6 3 (1.08%) InfiniBand
6 3 (1.08%) DNS
6 3 (1.08%) MPLS
6 3 (1.08%) PPP
7 2 (0.72%) RIP
7 2 (0.72%) VoIP
7 2 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.72%) DMVPN
7 2 (0.72%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.72%) MySQL
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) MS Access
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.36%) DataStage
5 1 (0.36%) EDMS
5 1 (0.36%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) JIRA
2 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.72%) Toad
3 2 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.36%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Xcode
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 70 (25.18%) Finance
2 30 (10.79%) Banking
3 19 (6.83%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.12%) Marketing
5 10 (3.60%) Advertising
6 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.16%) Front Office
7 6 (2.16%) Back Office
7 6 (2.16%) Retail
8 5 (1.80%) Publishing
8 5 (1.80%) Games
8 5 (1.80%) Legal
8 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.44%) German Language
10 2 (0.72%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
11 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.83%) HTML
2 8 (2.88%) .NET
3 5 (1.80%) Middleware
4 4 (1.44%) Web Services
4 4 (1.44%) XML
4 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.08%) CSS
5 3 (1.08%) J2EE
5 3 (1.08%) JSP
5 3 (1.08%) SOAP
6 2 (0.72%) DHTML
6 2 (0.72%) Servlets
6 2 (0.72%) JDBC
6 2 (0.72%) Flash
6 2 (0.72%) JMS
6 2 (0.72%) Spring
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.72%) JPA
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.72%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.52%) AS400
3 6 (2.16%) NHS
3 6 (2.16%) Clustering
3 6 (2.16%) iSeries
3 6 (2.16%) Open Source
4 5 (1.80%) PMI
4 5 (1.80%) iPad
4 5 (1.80%) Hedge funds
4 5 (1.80%) User Experience
5 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.44%) iPhone
5 4 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.08%) Online Games
6 3 (1.08%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.08%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.95%) Windows
2 19 (6.83%) UNIX
3 16 (5.76%) Linux
4 12 (4.32%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.88%) Android
6 5 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.80%) Solaris
7 3 (1.08%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.65%) Project Management
2 65 (23.38%) PRINCE2
3 62 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (15.11%) Migration
5 37 (13.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (9.35%) ITIL
7 24 (8.63%) Scrum
8 21 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 20 (7.19%) Risk Management
10 16 (5.76%) Analytics
11 15 (5.40%) PRINCE
12 12 (4.32%) CRM
13 11 (3.96%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.96%) Change Management
14 10 (3.60%) Service Management
14 10 (3.60%) Asset Management
15 9 (3.24%) Supplier Management
15 9 (3.24%) Service Delivery
15 9 (3.24%) Campaign Management
15 9 (3.24%) Data-Driven Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.71%) SQL
2 19 (6.83%) Java
3 8 (2.88%) PHP
4 6 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.16%) Python
5 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.44%) C
7 3 (1.08%) Lingo
8 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) C#
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 20 (7.19%) Degree
2 9 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (2.52%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.16%) CCNA
4 6 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.08%) CCIE
6 2 (0.72%) CCNP
6 2 (0.72%) ISEB
6 2 (0.72%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.72%) PMP
6 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) QA
2 6 (2.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) GPFS
4 2 (0.72%) XenApp
4 2 (0.72%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.36%) XenServer
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) SCCM
2 3 (1.08%) Control-M
3 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (8.99%) Oracle
2 22 (7.91%) IBM
3 19 (6.83%) Cisco
4 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.04%) Citrix
6 10 (3.60%) VMware
7 9 (3.24%) Unica
8 7 (2.52%) F5
9 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.44%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.44%) BT
10 4 (1.44%) Juniper
10 4 (1.44%) Informatica
10 4 (1.44%) NetApp
10 4 (1.44%) Apple
10 4 (1.44%) SAP
11 3 (1.08%) Progress
11 3 (1.08%) SunGard
11 3 (1.08%) HP
11 3 (1.08%) SolarWinds
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