The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 47 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.73% 2.17% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 2.31% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £400 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £405 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 432 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.33% 93.91% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 230 277
Average daily rate £325 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 50 79
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £20.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 2 £350 +7.69%
Witney - - - - 1
Faringdon - - - -
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) PMI
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
4 1 (11.11%) DTV
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) HTML

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Web Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) SAP