Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.36% 0.32% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.34% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Slough median daily rate £438 £513 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +28.93% +22.31%
10th Percentile £416 £506 £393
90th Percentile £444 £519 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £36.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 279 293 452
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 93.02% 91.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 192 308
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £559 £481 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.10 £39.95 £39.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Slough

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in Slough

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Slough region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Velocity
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA Agile Central