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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +95.65%
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
292 451 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.89% 94.35% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 280 255
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 53
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 27 September 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Docker
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Linux

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 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) API Design
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 1 (12.50%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore