The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 56 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.66% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £410 £395 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +8.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £52.40
% change year-on-year
-23.61% -31.29%
Technical Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 758 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.91% 96.19% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 391 361
Average daily rate £360 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (40.91%) Project Management
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
5 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
6 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) ATM
6 4 (18.18%) MS Project
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) Logistics
7 3 (13.64%) SCCM
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.09%) V-Model

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 4 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) ATM
2 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) V-Model
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Content Management
6 1 (4.55%) EAM
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) ILOG
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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