The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 66 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
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£475 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
- -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Technical Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
869 714 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.45% 92.61% 91.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 395 281
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 39
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -51.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 6 £475 -9.52% 1
Technical Leader
North West

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (38.46%) Gradle
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Ant
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) Maven
4 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Apigee
7 2 (15.38%) Mashery

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle HRMS
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
3 1 (7.69%) Base SAS
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Ant
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Gradle
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) OSGi
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Apigee
2 2 (15.38%) Mashery