Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £434 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 100 105
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.71% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.73% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £434 £468 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.27% +14.72% +8.67%
10th Percentile £416 £423 £371
90th Percentile £517 £525 £492
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £36.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -27.27% +76.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1179 1241 1310
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 97.64% 97.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 888 934
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +4.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £204 £213
90th Percentile £580 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 76
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.55 £9.99
90th Percentile £62.50 £40.50 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Oxfordshire

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Oxfordshire

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) People Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft