The median contractor rate for a Technical Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 27 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.

Technical Manager
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 74 60
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Manager 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.40% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £538 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.57% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +2.32% +4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

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 481 730 524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.44% 98.65% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 447 343
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +103.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Manager in West Sussex

Technical Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Manager within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Crawley - 1 £600 -
East Grinstead - 1 £475 -
Technical Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Energy Management
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Energy Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware