The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
London / City of London
Rank 137 137 164
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 17 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Median daily rate £515 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £585 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £407
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -

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
2811 2943 4889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.80% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2304 3778
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 80
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +34.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) Banking
4 10 (22.22%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.56%) Change Management
6 7 (15.56%) SAP
6 7 (15.56%) DevOps
6 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.56%) Coaching
7 6 (13.33%) SAP HANA
7 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (13.33%) SAP FI
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Scrum
7 6 (13.33%) General Ledger
8 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 5 (11.11%) Workflow
8 5 (11.11%) CCA
8 5 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) MCSE
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (11.11%) QA
9 4 (8.89%) Data Centre

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle CX
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Responsys
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Slack
1 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) DKIM
3 1 (2.22%) DMARC
3 1 (2.22%) DMZ
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) SMTP
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) DocumentDB
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) NUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) General Ledger
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Advertising
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Electronics
6 1 (2.22%) Front Office
6 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) Node.js
2 3 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (4.44%) CSS3
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
3 2 (4.44%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) Ajax
4 1 (2.22%) Akka
4 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.22%) Django
4 1 (2.22%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) LINQ
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.22%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.22%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (17.78%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) Change Management
3 7 (15.56%) Coaching
3 7 (15.56%) DevOps
3 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.33%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Scrum
5 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) CCA
1 5 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (11.11%) MCSE
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) HDFS
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Oozie
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) SAP
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) ATG
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Cognos
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Murex
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
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