The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 131 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 25 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.70% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 8
Median daily rate £410 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £335 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £691 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -12.62%
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3340 4264 3012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.22% 95.05% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2598 1719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 214 196
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +8 12 £625 +20.77%
Manchester -3 8 £400 - 6
Merseyside +4 1 £388 +29.16%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 North West region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 21 (40.38%) Project Management
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Finance
4 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
5 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.38%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) ITIL
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco
7 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) Windows
8 7 (13.46%) Supplier Management
9 6 (11.54%) Change Management
10 5 (9.62%) Banking
10 5 (9.62%) Citrix
11 4 (7.69%) Change Control
11 4 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
11 4 (7.69%) MS Office
11 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
11 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
11 4 (7.69%) Service Management
11 4 (7.69%) Scrum
12 3 (5.77%) VMware
12 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (5.77%) IVR
12 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (5.77%) Kanban
12 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) IBM Domino
2 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Drupal
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
1 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.92%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) CTI
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) H.323
2 1 (1.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) IVR
2 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Project Management
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.38%) ITIL
6 8 (15.38%) Migration
7 7 (13.46%) Supplier Management
8 6 (11.54%) Change Management
9 4 (7.69%) Change Control
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
9 4 (7.69%) Service Management
10 3 (5.77%) Kanban
10 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
11 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C#
1 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCNA
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Cisco
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 3 (5.77%) Avaya
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Lotus
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) CA
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Genesys
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) Progress
5 1 (1.92%) Sage
5 1 (1.92%) Samsung
5 1 (1.92%) Verint
5 1 (1.92%) Wyse
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