The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 61 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.31% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£420 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -45.00%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 362 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.98% 92.58% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 220 229
Average daily rate £375 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.92 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Technical Manager
Wales

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Manager across the South Wales region.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Technical Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Agresso

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Agresso
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft