The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 64 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.07% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £415 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +60.00%
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
717 853 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.98% 94.88% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 420 435
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 48
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Technical Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) ATM
3 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) COBOL
5 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Electronics
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Staffware
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.14%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) PowerCenter
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) B2B
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) ILOG
2 1 (7.14%) IronPort
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware