Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 201 224
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 21 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.69% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.72% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 42
City of London median daily rate £425 £448 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.03% -5.29% +8.62%
10th Percentile £304 £371 £300
90th Percentile £545 £766 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £448 £458
% change year-on-year +0.56% -2.19% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6694 6411 8806
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 5101 6921
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 126
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in the City of London

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London 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
London Bridge - 1 £300 -
Technical Manager
Central London

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

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 City of London region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Law
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Local Government
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (9.52%) ISMS
6 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) DMVPN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) IVR
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) ISMS
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) hybris
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Mitel
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow