The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 177 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 22 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 16
Average daily rate
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£550 £523 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £603 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £45.50 £72.50
% change year-on-year
-49.45% -37.24%
Technical Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5403 6612 6063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.06% 93.18% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4126 4839 4468
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 138
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £28.25 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) TDD
3 13 (26.53%) C#
4 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) CRM
4 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (20.41%) Finance
5 10 (20.41%) SQL
6 9 (18.37%) Java
6 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 8 (16.33%) CSS
8 7 (14.29%) HTML
8 7 (14.29%) Banking
8 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
9 6 (12.24%) WCF
10 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.20%) Spring
10 5 (10.20%) Windows
10 5 (10.20%) ETL
10 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
11 4 (8.16%) Kanban
11 4 (8.16%) HTML5
11 4 (8.16%) UNIX
11 4 (8.16%) Oracle
11 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
11 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.16%) MVC

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.04%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.08%) Documaker
3 1 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
1 2 (4.08%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) DataStage
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Maven
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) Mockito
3 1 (2.04%) jMock
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.04%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Advertising
4 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 2 (4.08%) Billing
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) German Language
6 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) CSS
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 6 (12.24%) WCF
5 5 (10.20%) Spring
6 4 (8.16%) HTML5
6 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.12%) Middleware
7 3 (6.12%) Web Services
7 3 (6.12%) CSS3
7 3 (6.12%) jQuery
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (4.08%) RESTful
8 2 (4.08%) GWT
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.08%) WebCenter
8 2 (4.08%) JMS
8 2 (4.08%) JDBC
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (28.57%) TDD
2 11 (22.45%) CRM
3 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.20%) ETL
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
6 4 (8.16%) Kanban
6 4 (8.16%) MVC
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) OO
7 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 3 (6.12%) BDD
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Data Mapping
8 2 (4.08%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) Scala
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.08%) Jython
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) MCSE
1 1 (2.04%) MCSD
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) APMP
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Siebel
4 2 (4.08%) EMC
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) NetApp
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Altiris
4 2 (4.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Reuters
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 7 days ago