The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge 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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 35 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.02% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.52% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £445 £449 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -17.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +120.68%
Technical Leader
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 384 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.26% 92.98% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 251 203
Median daily rate £350 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £283 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 20
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cambridge region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) API Design
4 2 (28.57%) Service Design
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) AMQP
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) CMS

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Ontologies
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) API Design
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) XPath
4 1 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 1 (14.29%) Talend