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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 208 162 162
Rank change year-on-year
-46 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 49 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.96% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 39
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£414 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £558 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -43.95%
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
9046 7839 7738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.24% 91.96% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4999 4158 3740
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 449 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -3 17 £425 +21.42% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £381 +4.45% 2
Surrey -19 7 £325 +8.33% 3
Hampshire -22 6 £469 -25.00% 3
Oxfordshire -23 5 £450 -14.28% 3
East Sussex - 3 £300 -
Kent -9 1 £260 -55.17%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 44 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 39 (35.45%) Project Management
3 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.82%) Finance
4 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
5 22 (20.00%) ITIL
6 20 (18.18%) Scrum
7 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
7 18 (16.36%) PMI Certification
8 16 (14.55%) Cisco
8 16 (14.55%) Windows
9 15 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 13 (11.82%) PRINCE
10 13 (11.82%) MS Visio
10 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (10.91%) PMP
12 11 (10.00%) Change Management
13 10 (9.09%) Migration
13 10 (9.09%) VMware
14 9 (8.18%) Degree
14 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
14 9 (8.18%) Service Management
14 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
14 9 (8.18%) CRM
14 9 (8.18%) MS Project
14 9 (8.18%) MS Office
14 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (8.18%) PMI
15 8 (7.27%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) Mule
3 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.18%) MS Project
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
3 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.91%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.91%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) MPLS
2 6 (5.45%) WAN
3 5 (4.55%) Internet
4 4 (3.64%) SAN
4 4 (3.64%) LAN
5 2 (1.82%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.82%) RTSP
5 2 (1.82%) Multicast
5 2 (1.82%) HTTP
5 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.82%) DNS
5 2 (1.82%) DVB
5 2 (1.82%) RTP
6 1 (0.91%) Firewall
6 1 (0.91%) Wireless
6 1 (0.91%) LDAP
6 1 (0.91%) VoIP
6 1 (0.91%) DHCP
6 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.82%) Essbase
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.91%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
1 2 (1.82%) Toad
2 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 24 (21.82%) Finance
2 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.64%) Retail
3 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Electronics
4 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) Billing
5 2 (1.82%) Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
2 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.82%) jQuery
3 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.91%) HTML
4 1 (0.91%) Web Services
4 1 (0.91%) XML
4 1 (0.91%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.91%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.91%) HTML5
4 1 (0.91%) JSON
4 1 (0.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) PMI
3 4 (3.64%) DTV
4 2 (1.82%) Streaming Media
4 2 (1.82%) IPTV
4 2 (1.82%) Blog
4 2 (1.82%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) MPEG
5 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) IVR
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
5 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.91%) NHS
5 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.73%) UNIX
4 3 (2.73%) Linux
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.91%) VMS
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 39 (35.45%) Project Management
3 25 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.00%) ITIL
5 20 (18.18%) Scrum
6 15 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 13 (11.82%) PRINCE
8 11 (10.00%) Change Management
9 10 (9.09%) Migration
10 9 (8.18%) Service Management
10 9 (8.18%) CRM
10 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (6.36%) Supplier Management
12 6 (5.45%) Release Management
12 6 (5.45%) Time Management
12 6 (5.45%) Workflow
13 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.64%) DevOps
13 4 (3.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) SQL
2 4 (3.64%) C#
3 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.91%) VBA
3 1 (0.91%) C
3 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.91%) PMP
3 9 (8.18%) Degree
3 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.55%) CCNA
4 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) CRISC
6 2 (1.82%) CISSP
6 2 (1.82%) CCNP
6 2 (1.82%) CISA
6 2 (1.82%) CISM
7 1 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.91%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 5 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) SCOM
2 2 (1.82%) OVSD
2 2 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.91%) MIIS
3 1 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.55%) Cisco
3 10 (9.09%) VMware
4 6 (5.45%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
6 3 (2.73%) Citrix
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) Cognos
7 2 (1.82%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) Symantec
8 1 (0.91%) Adobe
8 1 (0.91%) Sun
8 1 (0.91%) Juniper
8 1 (0.91%) CommVault
8 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.91%) Sage
8 1 (0.91%) Verint
8 1 (0.91%) Northgate
8 1 (0.91%) Civica
8 1 (0.91%) Capita
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