Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 95 111
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 31 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 0.74% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.79% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 16
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £525 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.19% +20.34% +5.76%
10th Percentile £340 £422 £343
90th Percentile £488 £575 £568
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £36.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -27.27% +76.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2246 1644 2555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 93.25% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 857 1288
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £214 £225
90th Percentile £525 £538 £511
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 77 108
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.25 £31.10
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Technical Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Buckinghamshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Buckinghamshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in Buckinghamshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in Buckinghamshire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 25 £375 -26.83%
Buckingham - 1 £525 -
Technical Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
2 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) PMP
4 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 5 (16.13%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (12.90%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) PMI
8 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Service Design
8 3 (9.68%) Temenos T24
8 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
1 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
1 2 (6.45%) Yammer
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.45%) ATM
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
2 11 (35.48%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Logistics
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Service Design
7 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
1 7 (22.58%) PMP
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Planview
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat