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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 257 228 233
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 165 158 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.72% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.77% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 98 142
Average daily rate £434 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £334 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £586 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £39.13 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 45 £450 -3.22% 10
Canary Wharf +24 2 £565 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £520 -
Bromley - - - - 1
Edgware - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 100 (34.97%) Project Management
2 63 (22.03%) Finance
3 57 (19.93%) PRINCE2
4 43 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (12.59%) Migration
6 34 (11.89%) Scrum
6 34 (11.89%) ITIL
7 32 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (10.49%) Windows
9 27 (9.44%) Change Management
10 26 (9.09%) Oracle
11 23 (8.04%) SAP
11 23 (8.04%) Retail
11 23 (8.04%) Degree
12 21 (7.34%) Banking
12 21 (7.34%) Java
13 20 (6.99%) Microsoft
14 18 (6.29%) HTML
14 18 (6.29%) SQL
15 17 (5.94%) PHP
15 17 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (5.94%) Asset Management
16 16 (5.59%) E-Commerce
17 15 (5.24%) MS Excel
17 15 (5.24%) VMware
18 14 (4.90%) Risk Management
18 14 (4.90%) CRM
18 14 (4.90%) UNIX
18 14 (4.90%) Waterfall
19 13 (4.55%) XML

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (2.10%) Lync
2 5 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.05%) GroupWise
4 3 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.70%) WordPress
5 2 (0.70%) Drupal
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.70%) CMS
5 2 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) FileNet
6 1 (0.35%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.45%) MS Project
3 6 (2.10%) MS Office
4 5 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Cerner Millennium
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.05%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.70%) Workday HCM
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Maximo
4 1 (0.35%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.75%) SaaS
2 4 (1.40%) Office 365
3 3 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.70%) PaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Force.com
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.20%) Internet
2 6 (2.10%) Firewall
2 6 (2.10%) VPN
2 6 (2.10%) WAN
3 5 (1.75%) LAN
3 5 (1.75%) VoIP
3 5 (1.75%) SAN
4 4 (1.40%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.40%) MPLS
5 3 (1.05%) RIP
5 3 (1.05%) OSPF
5 3 (1.05%) BGP
5 3 (1.05%) NFC
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.70%) HSRP
6 2 (0.70%) Network Security
6 2 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.70%) Wireless
6 2 (0.70%) L2TP
6 2 (0.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.40%) QlikView
3 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.70%) Big Data
5 2 (0.70%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.70%) DB2
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 63 (22.03%) Finance
2 23 (8.04%) Retail
3 21 (7.34%) Banking
4 11 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.50%) Advertising
6 8 (2.80%) Marketing
6 8 (2.80%) Games
7 7 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.45%) Back Office
7 7 (2.45%) Billing
8 6 (2.10%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.05%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.70%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.70%) French Language
10 2 (0.70%) German Language
10 2 (0.70%) Law
10 2 (0.70%) Front Office
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.29%) HTML
2 13 (4.55%) XML
3 7 (2.45%) .NET
3 7 (2.45%) Web Services
3 7 (2.45%) Flash
4 6 (2.10%) Apache Flex
4 6 (2.10%) SOAP
5 5 (1.75%) EDI
5 5 (1.75%) Middleware
6 3 (1.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.05%) CSS
6 3 (1.05%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.05%) Spring
6 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (0.70%) HTML5
7 2 (0.70%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.70%) RSS
8 1 (0.35%) J2EE
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.50%) NHS
2 8 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.75%) CLARiiON
4 5 (1.75%) Symmetrix DMX
5 3 (1.05%) iDTV
5 3 (1.05%) PMI
5 3 (1.05%) EPoS
5 3 (1.05%) Equities
5 3 (1.05%) Online Games
5 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.05%) iPad
5 3 (1.05%) SWIFT
5 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.05%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.05%) New Media
5 3 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.49%) Windows
2 14 (4.90%) UNIX
3 5 (1.75%) Linux
4 4 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.40%) Android
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.05%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Solaris
6 1 (0.35%) Fedora
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (34.97%) Project Management
2 57 (19.93%) PRINCE2
3 43 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (12.59%) Migration
5 34 (11.89%) Scrum
5 34 (11.89%) ITIL
6 32 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (9.44%) Change Management
8 17 (5.94%) Asset Management
9 16 (5.59%) E-Commerce
10 14 (4.90%) Risk Management
10 14 (4.90%) CRM
10 14 (4.90%) Waterfall
11 12 (4.20%) Service Management
12 11 (3.85%) Business Analysis
12 11 (3.85%) Web Development
12 11 (3.85%) Project Planning
12 11 (3.85%) Data Migration
13 10 (3.50%) ERP
14 9 (3.15%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.34%) Java
2 18 (6.29%) SQL
3 17 (5.94%) PHP
4 8 (2.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.05%) C
6 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.70%) Lingo
6 2 (0.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) C#
7 1 (0.35%) Perl
7 1 (0.35%) VB
7 1 (0.35%) AWK
7 1 (0.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (8.04%) Degree
2 17 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.40%) CCIE
7 3 (1.05%) CCNA
8 2 (0.70%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.70%) PMP
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.70%) CCNP
8 2 (0.70%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.80%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.40%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.35%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.35%) XenApp
3 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.70%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.35%) OpenView
3 1 (0.35%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (9.09%) Oracle
2 23 (8.04%) SAP
3 20 (6.99%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.24%) VMware
5 13 (4.55%) Cisco
6 11 (3.85%) EMC
6 11 (3.85%) Citrix
7 9 (3.15%) Adobe
8 7 (2.45%) IBM
8 7 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.45%) NetApp
8 7 (2.45%) Northgate
9 6 (2.10%) Saba
9 6 (2.10%) Cerner
10 5 (1.75%) Isilon
11 4 (1.40%) DoubleClick
12 3 (1.05%) Sybase
12 3 (1.05%) HP
12 3 (1.05%) Informatica
12 3 (1.05%) Apple
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