The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 79 63 40
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.26% 0.34% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.35% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £416 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +54.54%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 566 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.75% 95.61% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 374 225
Average daily rate £413 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Technical Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worthing - 1 - -
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) MS Project
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) RAD
6 1 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) RAD
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix
1 3 (27.27%) EMC
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam