Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £443 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 149 170
Rank change year-on-year -28 +21 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 26 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.78% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 21
East of England median daily rate £443 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £399 £225 £350
90th Percentile £577 £525 £525
England median daily rate £467 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate £27.83 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.04% +28.00% -10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,472 4,256 4,968
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 95.68% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,584 2,433 2,856
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £210
90th Percentile £575 £540 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 351 503
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -9.81% +13.65%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.00 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.61% +12.12%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in the East of England

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in the East of England

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in the East of England

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in the East of England

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -5 8 £525 +115.38% 1
Essex -1 6 £369 -7.81% 2
Bedfordshire -5 4 £488 +1.56% 1
Cambridgeshire -34 3 £395 -18.13% 8
Norfolk - 3 £438 - 1
Suffolk +10 2 £525 +114.29%
Technical Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 of England region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) SAP
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Retail
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
8 2 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Infotainment
8 2 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
8 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Data Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Infotainment
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Telematics
6 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) ABAP
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) PMP
5 1 (3.85%) CCENT
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) P3O
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) DevExpress