The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 226 215 177
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 39 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.64% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 62
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £598 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.80%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8085 9312 8791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5575 4868
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 439 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Berkshire +2 14 £450 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +10 6 £475 +26.66%
West Sussex -1 6 £375 -37.50%
Hampshire 0 5 £450 - 1
Surrey -5 4 £413 -8.33% 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £444 - 2
East Sussex +7 1 - - 3
Middlesex - 1 £543 - 1
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South East region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 45 (44.12%) Project Management
2 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 13 (12.75%) Java
5 13 (12.75%) Finance
6 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
7 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.82%) Migration
9 8 (7.84%) Windows
9 8 (7.84%) Cisco
9 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
9 8 (7.84%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) People Management
10 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (6.86%) CRM
10 7 (6.86%) Scrum
11 6 (5.88%) ERP
11 6 (5.88%) JBoss
11 6 (5.88%) ITIL
11 6 (5.88%) Oracle
11 6 (5.88%) SAP
11 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
11 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
11 6 (5.88%) Release Management
11 6 (5.88%) Banking
11 6 (5.88%) Retail
12 5 (4.90%) Spring
12 5 (4.90%) Struts

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (1.96%) Confluence
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.98%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.98%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Project
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.98%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.98%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.98%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.90%) SaaS
3 4 (3.92%) Office 365
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Firewall
2 4 (3.92%) MVNO
3 3 (2.94%) Internet
3 3 (2.94%) LAN
3 3 (2.94%) Network Security
3 3 (2.94%) WAN
4 2 (1.96%) Broadband
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.96%) DNS
4 2 (1.96%) FTP
4 2 (1.96%) SAN
4 2 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.98%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.98%) OLTP
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.98%) Gradle
3 1 (0.98%) Maven
3 1 (0.98%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 6 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Law
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) German Language
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Spring
1 5 (4.90%) Struts
2 4 (3.92%) .NET
3 3 (2.94%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.96%) CSS
4 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.96%) HTML
4 2 (1.96%) Middleware
4 2 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) Java EE
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
5 1 (0.98%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.92%) Cryptography
2 4 (3.92%) PKI
2 4 (3.92%) PMI
3 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) CCTV
5 1 (0.98%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) IVR
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) AIX
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) Project Management
2 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
6 9 (8.82%) Migration
7 8 (7.84%) SDLC
8 7 (6.86%) CRM
8 7 (6.86%) People Management
8 7 (6.86%) Scrum
9 6 (5.88%) ERP
9 6 (5.88%) ITIL
9 6 (5.88%) Release Management
10 5 (4.90%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.92%) DevOps
11 4 (3.92%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.92%) Software Delivery
12 3 (2.94%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.75%) Java
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
3 2 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.96%) Perl
3 2 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) ABAP
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) C++
4 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.94%) CCNA
3 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PMP
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Cisco
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.88%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.94%) F5
4 2 (1.96%) Capita
4 2 (1.96%) Citrix
4 2 (1.96%) EMC
4 2 (1.96%) Greenplum
4 2 (1.96%) IBM
4 2 (1.96%) RedPrairie
4 2 (1.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.98%) hybris
5 1 (0.98%) Infor
5 1 (0.98%) Informatica
5 1 (0.98%) Juniper
5 1 (0.98%) Lotus
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) Veritas