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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 209 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 61 72 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.79% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.85% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 41
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£425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+39.80% +7.29%
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
9180 8428 8132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.63% 92.15% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 4697 4301
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
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 416 410 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 21 £425 +6.25% 2
Hampshire -6 12 £425 -5.55% 3
Surrey -1 11 £400 +4.91% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 10 £375 -6.25%
West Sussex - 5 £600 -
Kent +3 1 - - 1
East Sussex -8 1 £400 +6.66% 1
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 71 (49.65%) Project Management
2 40 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (20.98%) PRINCE2
3 30 (20.98%) Windows
4 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
5 26 (18.18%) ITIL
6 25 (17.48%) Data Centre
7 24 (16.78%) Finance
8 19 (13.29%) Migration
9 18 (12.59%) Linux
9 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
10 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
10 16 (11.19%) UNIX
11 15 (10.49%) Oracle
12 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
13 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (9.09%) Middleware
13 13 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 12 (8.39%) Citrix
15 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (6.99%) PMI Certification
15 10 (6.99%) SQL
15 10 (6.99%) Java
15 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
16 9 (6.29%) Change Management
16 9 (6.29%) Service Management
16 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
16 9 (6.29%) NetApp
16 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
16 9 (6.29%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.90%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.20%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.40%) Lync
6 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.70%) TPMS
7 1 (0.70%) Confluence
7 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.70%) IIS
7 1 (0.70%) Apache
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) MS Project
3 3 (2.10%) MS Office
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.40%) SaaS
1 2 (1.40%) PaaS
1 2 (1.40%) Office 365
1 2 (1.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) VoIP
2 4 (2.80%) WAN
2 4 (2.80%) LAN
2 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.10%) SAN
4 2 (1.40%) 3G
4 2 (1.40%) Firewall
4 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 2 (1.40%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.40%) 4G
4 2 (1.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.70%) VLAN
5 1 (0.70%) GGSN
5 1 (0.70%) SGSN
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) OLAP
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.10%) DB2
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) JIRA
2 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.80%) Marketing
4 3 (2.10%) Retail
5 2 (1.40%) Banking
5 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.40%) Electronics
5 2 (1.40%) Billing
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.09%) Middleware
2 6 (4.20%) .NET
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.40%) J2EE
4 2 (1.40%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.40%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.70%) HTML
5 1 (0.70%) Java EE
5 1 (0.70%) XML
5 1 (0.70%) HTML5
5 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.48%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.20%) AS400
3 6 (4.20%) iSeries
4 5 (3.50%) PMI
5 4 (2.80%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.40%) NHS
6 2 (1.40%) Statistics
7 1 (0.70%) CMDB
7 1 (0.70%) Social Network
7 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.70%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.70%) GIS
7 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.98%) Windows
2 18 (12.59%) Linux
3 16 (11.19%) UNIX
4 5 (3.50%) AIX
5 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.10%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.10%) zOS
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) Project Management
2 40 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (20.98%) PRINCE2
4 26 (18.18%) ITIL
5 19 (13.29%) Migration
6 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.29%) Change Management
8 9 (6.29%) Service Management
8 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.29%) Capacity Management
9 8 (5.59%) Resource Management
10 7 (4.90%) Problem Management
11 6 (4.20%) Performance Management
11 6 (4.20%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.20%) SDLC
12 5 (3.50%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.50%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (3.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.99%) Java
1 10 (6.99%) SQL
2 5 (3.50%) C
3 4 (2.80%) Perl
3 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.80%) C-shell
4 3 (2.10%) C++
5 1 (0.70%) RPG
5 1 (0.70%) ABAP
5 1 (0.70%) C#
5 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (6.99%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.59%) PMP
5 7 (4.90%) Degree
6 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.40%) CCNA
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (2.80%) Puppet
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.10%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) Oracle
3 12 (8.39%) Citrix
4 9 (6.29%) NetApp
5 8 (5.59%) Cisco
5 8 (5.59%) VMware
6 6 (4.20%) SAP
7 5 (3.50%) HP
7 5 (3.50%) BMC
7 5 (3.50%) NetScout
8 4 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.40%) WSO2
10 1 (0.70%) Ciena
10 1 (0.70%) Mashery
10 1 (0.70%) Remedy
10 1 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.70%) Adobe
10 1 (0.70%) Huawei
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
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