The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 124 110 125
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 14 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.88% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.92% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Median daily rate £444 £450 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Technical Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2403 3034 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.98% 95.17% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1367
Median daily rate £350 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Edinburgh -9 11 £450 -5.26% 2
North Lanarkshire +11 2 £218 -
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 18 (52.94%) Banking
2 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Retail
4 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
5 7 (20.59%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) LAN
8 3 (8.82%) WAN
8 3 (8.82%) Service Management
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.88%) Law
9 2 (5.88%) Migration
9 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.88%) Siemens
9 2 (5.88%) Middleware
9 2 (5.88%) SLA
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.88%) CCNA
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
1 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Softphone
General
1 18 (52.94%) Banking
2 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Retail
4 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
5 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.88%) Law
7 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.94%) Test Management
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) APMP
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco
1 2 (5.88%) IBM
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) Siemens
2 1 (2.94%) Avaya
2 1 (2.94%) Cadence
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter