The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 43 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 1.29% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.35% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£450 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +9.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £25.49
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +7.89%
Technical Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 222 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 92.68% 95.69% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 125 133
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £120 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £388 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 24
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +52.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.88 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Technical Manager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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