Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technology Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 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.

Technology Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 865 891 887
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Technology Manager 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
UK median daily rate £350 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -2.86% -23.91%
10th Percentile £270 £373 £401
90th Percentile £850 £598 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
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 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technology Manager over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 5 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 6 months to 19 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 +23 6 £950 +123.53% 3
North of England +59 3 - - 2
UK excluding London +25 3 - - 2
London -27 3 £950 +90.00% 1
North West - 3 - -

Technology Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (50.00%) Concur
4 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) FMCG
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Mitel
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Kronos
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Management
7 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) SMS
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP

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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Clusterpoint
1 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Content Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Information Management
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) ABAP
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Concur
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Kronos
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow