Optimise Technology to increase revenue and reduce costs.

IT Strategy, Software and Business IT Solutions.

Based in Manchester, Rob Wilkinson provides Freelance part-time CTO services to SME's for a fraction of the cost of employing a full time IT Director.

Specialities include: digital transformation; IT direction; IT problem resolution; Bespoke software management, design and development.

Our latest project is helping transform the Care at Home industry by providing Home Care Management with low-cost Care Agency Management Software. The system (developed for our client Deckchair Care) saves management and carer time, more importantly it provides clients and management with real-time updates. This ensures reasssurance and transparency. Care Planning, Scheduling, Reporting, Invoicing and Payroll are all made easier. Find out more by visiting www.homecare-software.net.

Freelance CTO Services

  • IT Strategy
  • Translating Business Requirements into Technical Solutions.
  • Business Growth Strategy via IT.
  • Bespoke Software design and development.
  • Sourcing innovative technology solutions.
  • Improving business efficiency.
  • IT cost reduction.
  • Data protection advice - ICO/GDPR.
  • Change and project management.
  • Infrastructure - network/server/telephony/PC's.
  • Technology troubleshooting.
  • Online or on-site support.


  • IT Director (8 years) and Managing Director (6 years).
  • CTO
  • Data Manager, Developer, IT Manager

Case Studies

  • Designing and supplying Homecare Management Software
  • Saving thousands of pounds by migrating a marketing company to cloud email provider.
  • Improving work scheduling and task management for a clothing manufacturer.
  • Implementing e-commerce websites for a catering business.
  • Sourcing lower cost alternatives to expensive mainstream software licenses.
  • Auditing 3rd party online marketing services.
  • Saving thousands of pounds per month by implementing a SIP telephony service.

Part time IT Director / CTO - Benefits

  • Cost - An SME can usually expect to pay between £70k - £120k + tax and benefits for a full time CTO or IT Director. Using a part-time IT Director means you benefit from all the experience, for a fraction of the cost.

  • Flexibility - Starting small with a part time IT Director means you can scale up - or down - the amount of time as and when you need

  • Risk - Although we strive to develop long term partnerships, there are no long term commitments.

If you think your IT systems could be contributing more to your business, get in touch today!

  • Software

    From one-off projects to 3 days per week. Freelance CTO and software leadership support for exsiting applications, new developments or bespoke builds.

  • IT Strategy

    14 years experience of developing and delivering IT strategies. Aligning Technology to the business objectives.

  • Business IT Support

    Solution provider: IT Research, Purchasing, SME specialist. Experienced in all aspects of development and data. Our speciality is finding great value IT solutions to business problems.

  • Digital Transformation

    Improve business processes with digital transformations. Audits and process mapping, design and project management. Stakeholder communication and management.