The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 87 67 91
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 8 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 1.75% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.92% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 1
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£330 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £25.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -43.95%
Technical Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1418 1198 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.56% 90.96% 90.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 696 643
Average daily rate £360 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 70 115
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £40.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Manager across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Weybridge -2 1 £330 +4.76%
Guildford -8 1 £420 -4.54% 2
Staines -9 1 £475 +49.60% 1
Farnham - - - -
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (58.82%) PRINCE
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) CRM
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Adobe
7 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) C#
8 1 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) MySQL
8 1 (5.88%) MS Project
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (5.88%) Windows
8 1 (5.88%) Linux
8 1 (5.88%) RAD
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (5.88%) DNS

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) PRINCE
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) CRM
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Line Management
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) RAD
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Google