The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
Technical Leader
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
319 375 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.67% 95.18% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 254 255
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Leader across the Bedfordshire region.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader across the Bedfordshire region.

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Technical Leader 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy