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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 272 300 285
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 142 128 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.57% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 100
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £24.23 £32.50 £50.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.44% -35.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+39.80% +7.29%
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
21502 22440 23541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.49% 92.63% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15106 15254 16141
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 422 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 -5 20 £525 +20.68% 5
Canary Wharf - 4 £425 -
Hounslow +7 2 £315 -37.00%
Teddington - 2 £325 -
Surbiton 0 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £600 -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 99 (37.79%) Project Management
2 75 (28.63%) Finance
3 71 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (17.56%) PRINCE2
5 38 (14.50%) Banking
6 29 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (10.69%) Scrum
8 27 (10.31%) Oracle
9 25 (9.54%) PMI Certification
10 23 (8.78%) SQL
11 20 (7.63%) Windows
11 20 (7.63%) ITIL
11 20 (7.63%) Data Centre
12 19 (7.25%) Microsoft
12 19 (7.25%) Retail
13 18 (6.87%) VMware
13 18 (6.87%) Linux
13 18 (6.87%) E-Commerce
14 17 (6.49%) Java
14 17 (6.49%) Migration
15 16 (6.11%) PMP
16 15 (5.73%) Citrix
16 15 (5.73%) .NET
16 15 (5.73%) SDLC
17 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (5.34%) Waterfall
17 14 (5.34%) Change Management
17 14 (5.34%) Firewall
18 13 (4.96%) Degree
18 13 (4.96%) Product Management

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 7 (2.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.29%) Lync
3 5 (1.91%) CMS
3 5 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.15%) Confluence
6 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) CICS
7 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.38%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.05%) MS Project
3 7 (2.67%) MS Office
4 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.76%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.38%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.38%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.76%) SaaS
2 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.34%) Firewall
2 11 (4.20%) WAN
2 11 (4.20%) LAN
3 6 (2.29%) Internet
4 5 (1.91%) Network Security
4 5 (1.91%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.53%) DNS
5 4 (1.53%) SAN
5 4 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.53%) Wireless
5 4 (1.53%) HTTP
5 4 (1.53%) DHCP
5 4 (1.53%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.76%) OSPF
7 2 (0.76%) BGP
7 2 (0.76%) Multicast
7 2 (0.76%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.76%) VoIP
7 2 (0.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.53%) DB2
4 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (0.38%) DataStage
5 1 (0.38%) QlikView
5 1 (0.38%) Big Data
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.53%) Ant
2 4 (1.53%) JIRA
2 4 (1.53%) Gradle
2 4 (1.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) eggPlant
3 1 (0.38%) Selenium
3 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (28.63%) Finance
2 38 (14.50%) Banking
3 19 (7.25%) Retail
4 11 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.67%) Local Government
6 6 (2.29%) Marketing
6 6 (2.29%) Publishing
6 6 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.91%) Advertising
8 4 (1.53%) Billing
8 4 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.53%) Front Office
8 4 (1.53%) Automotive
9 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.73%) .NET
2 12 (4.58%) XML
3 6 (2.29%) HTML
4 5 (1.91%) Middleware
4 5 (1.91%) JSON
4 5 (1.91%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.53%) Web Services
6 3 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.76%) CSS
7 2 (0.76%) LAMP
8 1 (0.38%) Spring
8 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.38%) JSP
8 1 (0.38%) HTML5
8 1 (0.38%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.63%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.44%) PMI
4 7 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.91%) Derivative
6 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.53%) FMCG
6 4 (1.53%) iPad
7 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.15%) User Experience
7 3 (1.15%) Equities
8 2 (0.76%) Statistics
8 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.76%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.63%) Windows
2 18 (6.87%) Linux
3 12 (4.58%) UNIX
4 8 (3.05%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.05%) Android
5 5 (1.91%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.38%) OS/390
6 1 (0.38%) zOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (37.79%) Project Management
2 71 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (17.56%) PRINCE2
4 29 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (10.69%) Scrum
6 20 (7.63%) ITIL
7 18 (6.87%) E-Commerce
8 17 (6.49%) Migration
9 15 (5.73%) SDLC
10 14 (5.34%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.34%) Change Management
11 13 (4.96%) Product Management
12 10 (3.82%) Coaching
12 10 (3.82%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.82%) Project Planning
13 9 (3.44%) Supplier Management
14 8 (3.05%) Web Development
14 8 (3.05%) Release Management
15 7 (2.67%) Risk Management
15 7 (2.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.78%) SQL
2 17 (6.49%) Java
3 7 (2.67%) C#
4 5 (1.91%) Perl
4 5 (1.91%) Python
5 4 (1.53%) C
5 4 (1.53%) COBOL
6 3 (1.15%) PHP
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.38%) ABAP
8 1 (0.38%) VBA
8 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (9.54%) PMI Certification
2 16 (6.11%) PMP
3 13 (4.96%) Degree
4 12 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.53%) CCNA
7 4 (1.53%) ISEB
7 4 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.76%) CCNP
9 2 (0.76%) MBA
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MAPM
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (10.31%) Oracle
2 19 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.87%) VMware
4 15 (5.73%) Citrix
5 12 (4.58%) Cisco
6 10 (3.82%) SAP
7 9 (3.44%) IBM
8 7 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.91%) Reuters
9 5 (1.91%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.91%) Avaya
10 4 (1.53%) HP
10 4 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.53%) NetApp
11 3 (1.15%) Adobe
11 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.76%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.76%) Informatica
12 2 (0.76%) EMC
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