The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 96 115 114
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 25 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.48% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 7
Average daily rate £480 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £540 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £34.50
Technical Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2291 2507 2478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.95% 93.30% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1242 1235
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 67 109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +15 18 £490 +22.50% 1
Reading -10 3 £513 +28.12% 3
Maidenhead - 2 £325 -
Newbury +8 1 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £825 -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title.

1 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 6 (15.79%) XML
3 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) Presales
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle
5 4 (10.53%) HTML
5 4 (10.53%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 4 (10.53%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
6 3 (7.89%) Modernizr

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
1 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (5.26%) Skype
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) H.323
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) MVNO
2 1 (2.63%) PBX
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) PeopleTools
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) French Language
2 2 (5.26%) German Language
2 2 (5.26%) Italian Language
2 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) jQuery
2 4 (10.53%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) CSS3
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) Modernizr
4 2 (5.26%) EJB
4 2 (5.26%) J2EE
4 2 (5.26%) JSP
4 2 (5.26%) XMPP
5 1 (2.63%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
5 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 6 (15.79%) Presales
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 2 (5.26%) Information Management
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) VMware
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.26%) Avaya
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) Polycom
5 1 (2.63%) GENBAND
5 1 (2.63%) Intel
5 1 (2.63%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
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