The table below looks at the statistics for the Technology Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technology Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technology Manager
Rank 616 588 593
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technology Manager 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.004% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £613 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London average 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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technology Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technology Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technology Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technology Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technology Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technology Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technology Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technology Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -19 1 - - 3
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Liverpool - - - -
London - - - - 3
Manchester - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Wirral - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Flintshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North Wales - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Wales - - - -

Technology Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technology 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 Technology Manager in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata

Technology Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Technology 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 Technology Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Propensity Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Pega
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata