The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 134 141 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 9
Median daily rate £375 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £439 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £28.00
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2634 3075 3143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.85% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1727 2068 2026
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 157 226
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Manager across the South West region.

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Bristol +10 2 - - 1
Wiltshire +2 2 £375 - 1
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) Nortel
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (14.29%) People Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (14.29%) MPLS
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) ERP
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (14.29%) People Management
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
3 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) COBOL
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) IBM
1 3 (14.29%) Nortel
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds