The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.00 £66.00
% change year-on-year
-56.60% -19.69%
Technical Leader
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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
336 312 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 91.30% 92.86% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 149 182
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 77
Average hourly rate £24.50 £39.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.17% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.86 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

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
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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript