Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 83 91
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 25 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.44% 0.86% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.93% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £513 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.83% +17.82% -8.42%
10th Percentile £340 £421 £364
90th Percentile £467 £575 £560
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £525 £436
% change year-on-year -26.19% +20.34% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1652 1188 1857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 93.10% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 658 955
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in Milton Keynes

Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Manager in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) PMP
3 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Logistics
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Service Design
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (12.00%) PMI
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
5 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Temenos T24
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (8.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
1 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
1 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (16.00%) Logistics
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Service Design
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.00%) GDPR
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Planview