The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Manager
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 101 93
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 18 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 1.01% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.09% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 17
Median daily rate £438 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £272 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £465 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +2.32% +4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1678 2208 2235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.79% 92.73% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 1180 1119
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 95 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.06 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Technical Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Berkshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Berkshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in Berkshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in Berkshire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Reading +7 4 £450 -
Maidenhead 0 3 - -
Slough - 3 £375 -
Newbury +5 2 - -
Windsor - 1 £475 - 1
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team
7 6 (18.75%) PMI Certification
7 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
8 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) PMI
9 4 (12.50%) PMP
9 4 (12.50%) Remedy
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco
10 3 (9.38%) Windows
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (9.38%) Dependency Management
10 3 (9.38%) Migration
11 2 (6.25%) TDD
11 2 (6.25%) Billing
11 2 (6.25%) PKI

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) NAS
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
1 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.13%) IOS XR
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Big Data
1 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 13 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Velocity
2 1 (3.13%) COM
2 1 (3.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Virtual Team
2 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) PMI
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Dependency Management
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) SDLC
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (6.25%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 4 (12.50%) PMP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) CCIP
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Remedy
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 2 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) BT
5 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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