The median contractor rate for a Technical Development Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Development Manager
UK
Rank 596 624 612
Rank change year-on-year +28 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Development Manager 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.008% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £500 £581 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.97% +41.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £546 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £616 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Development Manager in the UK

Technical Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Development Manager in the UK

Technical Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Development Manager in the UK

Technical Development Manager
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Development Manager within the UK 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
England +34 3 £500 -13.97%
London +16 2 £550 -5.37%
North West +21 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Salford - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 - -

Technical Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Technical Development 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 Technical Development Manager in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
4 1 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit

Technical Development Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (11.11%) Guice
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Kanban
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle