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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 220 178 189
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 63 95 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.95% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.01% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 60 45
Median daily rate £453 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £354 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £416 £411
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £31.63 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +25.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +60.00%
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
9190 9396 8795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.38% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5558 5156 4840
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 £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 453 481
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -11 19 £433 +3.22%
Hampshire -15 15 £475 +11.76% 5
Surrey +1 11 £519 +27.30% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 9 £425 +1.79% 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £475 +5.55% 1
West Sussex -25 2 - -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 60 (39.47%) Project Management
2 40 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 35 (23.03%) Migration
4 31 (20.39%) Finance
5 28 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
8 19 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 19 (12.50%) ITIL
9 15 (9.87%) Windows
9 15 (9.87%) Java
10 14 (9.21%) Oracle
11 13 (8.55%) Change Management
11 13 (8.55%) Security Cleared
12 12 (7.89%) SC Cleared
12 12 (7.89%) Release Management
13 11 (7.24%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (6.58%) SDLC
14 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
14 10 (6.58%) SAP
14 10 (6.58%) Retail
15 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
15 9 (5.92%) VMware
16 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
16 8 (5.26%) WAN
16 8 (5.26%) Linux
16 8 (5.26%) SQL
16 8 (5.26%) Data Migration
16 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (4.61%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.63%) JBoss
3 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.61%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) ProjectWise
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.32%) SAP BPC
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Office 365
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.26%) WAN
2 7 (4.61%) LAN
3 5 (3.29%) SAN
4 4 (2.63%) ATM
4 4 (2.63%) Firewall
4 4 (2.63%) MVNO
4 4 (2.63%) Network Security
5 3 (1.97%) Wireless
6 2 (1.32%) Broadband
6 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.32%) FTP
6 2 (1.32%) Internet
6 2 (1.32%) SSL
6 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.66%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.66%) SDH
7 1 (0.66%) VPN
7 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.97%) Big Data
2 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.66%) OLTP
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.66%) Power BI
3 1 (0.66%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) JIRA
1 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.66%) Gradle
2 1 (0.66%) Maven
2 1 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 23 (15.13%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Retail
4 7 (4.61%) Banking
4 7 (4.61%) Billing
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
6 2 (1.32%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Local Government
7 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) .NET
2 3 (1.97%) Middleware
2 3 (1.97%) Spring
2 3 (1.97%) Struts
3 2 (1.32%) J2EE
3 2 (1.32%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) EJB
4 1 (0.66%) HTML
4 1 (0.66%) JSP
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.63%) PKI
3 4 (2.63%) PMI
4 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.66%) CCTV
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.66%) iPad
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Replication
5 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.66%) User Experience
5 1 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.87%) Windows
2 8 (5.26%) Linux
3 6 (3.95%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
5 2 (1.32%) Unix
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.47%) Project Management
2 40 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 35 (23.03%) Migration
4 28 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (12.50%) ITIL
7 13 (8.55%) Change Management
8 12 (7.89%) Release Management
9 11 (7.24%) Risk Management
10 10 (6.58%) SDLC
11 8 (5.26%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.61%) Programme Management
13 6 (3.95%) Configuration Management
13 6 (3.95%) People Management
13 6 (3.95%) Product Management
13 6 (3.95%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.95%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.29%) ETL
14 5 (3.29%) Scrum
14 5 (3.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.87%) Java
2 8 (5.26%) SQL
3 3 (1.97%) C++
3 3 (1.97%) Python
4 2 (1.32%) C
4 2 (1.32%) C#
4 2 (1.32%) COBOL
4 2 (1.32%) Perl
5 1 (0.66%) ABAP
5 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.61%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.97%) PMP
6 2 (1.32%) CCNA
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) Degree
6 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.66%) QA
1 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle
2 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) SAP
3 9 (5.92%) VMware
4 7 (4.61%) Citrix
5 6 (3.95%) Cisco
6 4 (2.63%) EMC
7 3 (1.97%) HP
7 3 (1.97%) NetApp
8 2 (1.32%) Capita
8 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.32%) F5
8 2 (1.32%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.66%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.66%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.66%) Huawei
9 1 (0.66%) Infor
9 1 (0.66%) IronPort
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