The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 55 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.61% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +61.76% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 579 653 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.82% 95.33% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 320 339
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 44
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.72% +12.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.18 £49.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Hertfordshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Hertfordshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in Hertfordshire

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Watford - 3 - -
Hatfield -11 1 - -
Technical Manager
East of England

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle