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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Manager
UK
Rank 597 622 616
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Manager 4 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Median daily rate £528 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £465 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.42% +18.75%
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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
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 9 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +2 4 £528 +5.50% 8
London +13 2 £538 -2.27% 4
South East +17 1 £530 +11.57%
Leeds - 1 £500 - 1
City of London - 1 £550 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £530 -
Reading - 1 £530 -

Senior Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Pega