Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 90 90
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 6 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.82% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.48% -38.24% +2.72%
10th Percentile £400 £220 £370
90th Percentile £615 £508 £495
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1459 1341 1530
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.93% 96.68% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 765 771
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 83 157
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.82 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -14.71% +9.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.55% +6.55% +5.00%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in Hertfordshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 17 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
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £500 +21.21%
Watford -4 1 £425 -22.73%
Technical Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware