The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 76 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.61% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.64% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £355 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £50.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +29.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
864 939 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.80% 95.14% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 485 568
Median daily rate £395 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 41
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
5 1 (14.29%) Oozie
5 1 (14.29%) Impala
5 1 (14.29%) Kafka
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) IVR

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
2 1 (14.29%) Impala
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oozie