The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 23 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.86% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% - 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £45.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year
-49.45% -6.18%
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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 Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 187 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.38% 92.57% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 118 275
Average daily rate £400 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £607
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) JavaBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Jtest
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Jtest
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos