The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Manager
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 58 50 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.40% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.42% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £513 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.58% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £405 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £445 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £34.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +61.76% -13.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 533 481 647
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.62% 96.20% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 372 399
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £30.00
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 Oxfordshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Oxford - 2 £513 - 1
Technical Manager
South East

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) PMI
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) R
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification