Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Technical Manager was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 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.

Senior Technical Manager
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 879 866
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Manager 11 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.015% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 16
UK median daily rate £488 £488 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.56% -25.31%
10th Percentile £345 £441 £413
90th Percentile £663 £596 £669
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97472 100409 109082
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.75% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64264 65451 69386
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2912 3320 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +8.29%

Senior Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Manager in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Technical Manager in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Technical Manager in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Technical Manager in the UK

Senior Technical Manager
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +16 11 £488 -2.50% 5
London -2 8 £443 -24.68% 3
UK excluding London +25 3 £575 +21.05% 2
South East +5 2 £575 +21.69% 1
East of England -22 1 - -

Senior Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Technical Manager in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (27.27%) Behavioural Change
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (9.09%) Tripwire
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management

Senior Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Behavioural Change
3 3 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) BMC
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
1 1 (9.09%) Tripwire