The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 62 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 1.18% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.26% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £449 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £485 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -
Technical Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
818 792 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.92% 93.18% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 396 408
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 30
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.93 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.12 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Reading region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) Struts
3 5 (41.67%) JBoss
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) People Management
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
6 2 (16.67%) PKI
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Broadband

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Struts
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie