The median contractor rate for a Technology Manager was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Technology Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 643 641
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Technology Manager 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.016% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £250 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £425
% change year-on-year - +41.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technology Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technology Manager in the UK

Technology Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technology Manager in the UK

Technology Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technology Manager in the UK

Technology Manager
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technology Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
North of England +61 2 - - 1
UK excluding London +36 2 - - 1
England +31 2 - - 2

Technology Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technology 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 Technology Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (60.00%) Concur
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) gulp
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping

Technology 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) gulp
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Groovy
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Concur
1 3 (60.00%) SAP