The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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.

Technical Manager
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 58
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +61.76% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 582 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.32% 96.68% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 349 312
Median daily rate £410 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 35
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in West Sussex

Technical Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Manager in West Sussex

Technical Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Technical Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Line 500
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Technical Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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%) NetWeaver
1 1 (20.00%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Line 500
1 1 (20.00%) Sage X3
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware