Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 23 July 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.28% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
South Wales median daily rate - £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% -2.38%
Wales median daily rate - £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1039 1017 1035
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.65% 98.36% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 671 754
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £200
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 68 46
South Wales median hourly rate £21.25 £17.25 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.19% +24.55% -13.44%
10th Percentile £11.14 £10.29 £9.63
90th Percentile £77.50 £69.30 £27.88
Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £15.32 £13.50
% change year-on-year +37.12% +13.44% -10.00%

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in South Wales

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in South Wales

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South Wales region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) ASIC
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) ASIC
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware