The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Manager
Rank 626 627 617
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Manager 17 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.016% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.017% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £469 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -41.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £469 £525
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Technical Manager in the job title.

Senior Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK.

Senior Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Senior Technical Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK.

Senior Technical Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England +1 16 £500 +6.66%
London +7 7 £500 +8.10%
South East -2 3 £488 +8.33%
North West - 3 £500 -
East of England +15 2 - -
Hertfordshire +14 1 - -
Berkshire 0 1 £500 +11.11%
Scotland - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Lancashire - 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £475 -
Essex - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £475 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £500 -

Senior Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Technical Manager in the job title.

1 21 (65.63%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
5 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 5 (15.63%) WAN
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (15.63%) Office 365
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.50%) LAN
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) Billing
8 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) People Management
9 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance

Senior Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (6.25%) Tuxedo
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) MVNO
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Billing
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.25%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) PRINCE2
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) People Management
8 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) COBOL
2 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) SEPA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Micro Focus
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
3 1 (3.13%) WSO2