Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 138 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 -23 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 10 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.32% 0.51% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.54% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 29
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £320 £301 £313
90th Percentile £441 £925 £488
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate - £34.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year - +40.32% -5.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3018 3169 3093
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.83% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 1978 1860
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £215
90th Percentile £550 £555 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 130 182
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £28.68
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the East Midlands

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in the East Midlands

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in the East Midlands

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands 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
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £425 +9.32% 1
Leicestershire -3 3 £355 +5.97% 1
Northamptonshire +7 1 £425 -19.05%
Technical Manager
England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Home
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Clusterpoint
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Clusterpoint
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Informatics
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware