The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 24 April 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 Suffolk 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 35 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.38% 0.53% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.54% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.49 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -7.31%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 185 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.55% 97.88% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 120 136
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -47.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.63 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Technical Manager
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA