Period
to 22 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 85 81
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.15% 0.37% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.38% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
South Wales median daily rate £475 - £400
10th Percentile £463 - £363
90th Percentile £488 - £438
Wales median daily rate £475 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
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 following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,296 1,056 1,043
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.61% 98.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 733 699
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.59% +3.43%
10th Percentile £263 £175 £205
90th Percentile £538 £538 £484
Wales median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 88 63
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £20.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.59% +17.14% +22.81%
10th Percentile £10.18 £11.12 £10.40
90th Percentile £38.05 £77.50 £54.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.33 £20.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year -38.38% +27.96% +15.78%

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -14 1 £475 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 - -
Technical Manager
Wales

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Technical Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware