The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 192 185 168
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 66 60 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.72% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 36
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £342 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - £25.50
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
8664 8286 7701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.59% 92.51% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4998 4523 3917
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 421 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 22 £443 +4.11% 2
Hampshire +8 15 £450 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £413 -17.50% 1
Surrey +1 10 £475 +12.42% 7
West Sussex -11 2 £450 +26.76% 2
Oxfordshire -27 2 £450 +63.63% 2
East Sussex - 2 £363 - 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 86 (48.86%) Project Management
2 49 (27.84%) PRINCE2
3 46 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.32%) Telecoms
5 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
6 28 (15.91%) Windows
7 27 (15.34%) ITIL
7 27 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (14.20%) Data Centre
9 24 (13.64%) Finance
10 23 (13.07%) PMI Certification
11 19 (10.80%) Migration
12 18 (10.23%) Service Delivery
12 18 (10.23%) Linux
12 18 (10.23%) SQL
13 17 (9.66%) Security Cleared
14 16 (9.09%) SC Cleared
14 16 (9.09%) Cisco
15 15 (8.52%) PMI
15 15 (8.52%) Release Management
15 15 (8.52%) Software Delivery
16 14 (7.95%) Oracle
16 14 (7.95%) UNIX
17 13 (7.39%) Citrix
17 13 (7.39%) VMware
18 12 (6.82%) Scrum
19 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
19 11 (6.25%) SAP
19 11 (6.25%) SharePoint
20 10 (5.68%) Degree

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.70%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.14%) Lync
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.98%) MS Project
3 6 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.14%) MS Office
5 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Maximo
2 1 (0.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) PaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.11%) LAN
2 8 (4.55%) WAN
3 7 (3.98%) Firewall
4 6 (3.41%) VoIP
4 6 (3.41%) HTTP
5 5 (2.84%) SAN
6 4 (2.27%) MPLS
6 4 (2.27%) VPN
6 4 (2.27%) DNS
6 4 (2.27%) SMTP
7 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.70%) 3G
7 3 (1.70%) 4G
8 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.14%) SSL
9 1 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.57%) WLAN
9 1 (0.57%) UMTS
9 1 (0.57%) GPRS
9 1 (0.57%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.70%) DB2
2 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.57%) OLAP
3 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.14%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 34 (19.32%) Telecoms
2 24 (13.64%) Finance
3 9 (5.11%) Retail
4 6 (3.41%) Billing
5 4 (2.27%) Banking
6 3 (1.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.14%) Automotive
7 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.11%) .NET
1 9 (5.11%) Middleware
2 6 (3.41%) Web Services
3 3 (1.70%) jQuery
4 2 (1.14%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.14%) J2EE
4 2 (1.14%) HTML
4 2 (1.14%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.57%) Java EE
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.52%) PMI
3 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.41%) AS400
4 6 (3.41%) iSeries
5 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.14%) NHS
6 2 (1.14%) Statistics
6 2 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.57%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.57%) GIS
7 1 (0.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.91%) Windows
2 18 (10.23%) Linux
3 14 (7.95%) UNIX
4 10 (5.68%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.41%) AIX
6 3 (1.70%) Solaris
6 3 (1.70%) zOS
6 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.86%) Project Management
2 49 (27.84%) PRINCE2
3 46 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.34%) ITIL
5 19 (10.80%) Migration
6 18 (10.23%) Service Delivery
7 15 (8.52%) Release Management
7 15 (8.52%) Software Delivery
8 12 (6.82%) Scrum
9 10 (5.68%) PRINCE
10 9 (5.11%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.55%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.98%) Change Management
12 7 (3.98%) SDLC
12 7 (3.98%) Capacity Management
13 6 (3.41%) Transition Management
13 6 (3.41%) Resource Management
13 6 (3.41%) Configuration Management
13 6 (3.41%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.23%) SQL
2 8 (4.55%) C
3 7 (3.98%) Java
4 2 (1.14%) C#
4 2 (1.14%) C++
5 1 (0.57%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.57%) ABAP
5 1 (0.57%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.07%) PMI Certification
2 17 (9.66%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.68%) Degree
5 9 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (5.11%) PMP
6 4 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.14%) CCNA
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (2.27%) Puppet
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.57%) Netcool
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.09%) Cisco
3 14 (7.95%) Oracle
4 13 (7.39%) Citrix
4 13 (7.39%) VMware
5 11 (6.25%) SAP
6 8 (4.55%) NetApp
7 5 (2.84%) NetScout
7 5 (2.84%) HP
7 5 (2.84%) BMC
8 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.14%) WSO2
10 1 (0.57%) Ciena
10 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.57%) Genesys
10 1 (0.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.57%) Lumension
10 1 (0.57%) Huawei
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe
10 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
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