The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.57% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 12
Median daily rate £450 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £355 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1076 1412 1464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.44% 95.79% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 998 1048
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 39
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Leeds

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Leeds

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in Leeds

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) CTI
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) IVR

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (16.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore