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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 216 196 178
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 47 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.82% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 49
Median daily rate £453 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £358 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.63 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -
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
8423 8943 8664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 95.02% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5002 5113 4698
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 £255 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 431 445
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
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 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 1 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 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
Berkshire -3 22 £450 +4.34% 2
Hampshire -3 8 £475 +8.57% 2
Surrey -7 7 £509 +13.05% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £300 -27.27% 1
Oxfordshire +12 3 £450 - 1
West Sussex -9 2 £350 -22.22% 1
Kent - 1 £900 -
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 South East region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 49 (39.52%) Project Management
2 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 21 (16.94%) Telecoms
5 21 (16.94%) Finance
6 14 (11.29%) Migration
6 14 (11.29%) ITIL
6 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
7 13 (10.48%) Java
8 12 (9.68%) Windows
9 10 (8.06%) SDLC
9 10 (8.06%) Banking
10 9 (7.26%) Oracle
10 9 (7.26%) Release Management
10 9 (7.26%) People Management
11 8 (6.45%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
11 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
11 8 (6.45%) PMI Certification
12 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.65%) Cisco
12 7 (5.65%) SAP
12 7 (5.65%) Linux
12 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
12 7 (5.65%) Retail
12 7 (5.65%) Matrix Organization
13 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (4.84%) JBoss
13 6 (4.84%) WAN

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 (4.84%) JBoss
2 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.42%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.61%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.42%) Office 365
3 2 (1.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) WAN
2 5 (4.03%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) LAN
3 4 (3.23%) ATM
3 4 (3.23%) MVNO
3 4 (3.23%) SAN
4 3 (2.42%) Internet
5 2 (1.61%) Broadband
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.61%) FTP
5 2 (1.61%) Network Security
5 2 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) FCoE
6 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.81%) NAS
6 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.81%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) OLTP
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.81%) Power BI
1 1 (0.81%) PowerCenter
1 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.81%) Gradle
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 21 (16.94%) Finance
1 21 (16.94%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.06%) Banking
3 7 (5.65%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Billing
5 2 (1.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.61%) Law
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Spring
1 5 (4.03%) Struts
2 4 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.61%) Middleware
3 2 (1.61%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) J2EE
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) PMI
4 4 (3.23%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.23%) PKI
5 2 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.81%) CCTV
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) IVR
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.68%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Linux
3 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.61%) AIX
4 2 (1.61%) Unix
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.52%) Project Management
2 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 14 (11.29%) ITIL
5 14 (11.29%) Migration
6 10 (8.06%) SDLC
7 9 (7.26%) People Management
7 9 (7.26%) Release Management
8 8 (6.45%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.65%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (4.84%) Change Management
10 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.03%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.03%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.03%) Scrum
12 4 (3.23%) CRM
12 4 (3.23%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) Java
2 4 (3.23%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) C
3 2 (1.61%) C#
3 2 (1.61%) C++
3 2 (1.61%) COBOL
3 2 (1.61%) Perl
3 2 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) ABAP
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) PMI Certification
1 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.42%) PMP
4 2 (1.61%) CCNA
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (7.26%) Oracle
2 7 (5.65%) Cisco
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) SAP
3 5 (4.03%) EMC
3 5 (4.03%) VMware
4 3 (2.42%) Citrix
5 2 (1.61%) Capita
5 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.61%) F5
5 2 (1.61%) Greenplum
5 2 (1.61%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.61%) HP
5 2 (1.61%) IBM
5 2 (1.61%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.61%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.81%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.81%) Infor
6 1 (0.81%) Isilon
6 1 (0.81%) Veeam
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