The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 185 165 213
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 18 48 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.67% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.73% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £660 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 6585 7214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.00% 92.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3926 4836 5254
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 170 166
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.90 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Leader
London

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (36.59%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) CRM
4 8 (19.51%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) WCF
7 5 (12.20%) Windows
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle
8 4 (9.76%) HTML
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 4 (9.76%) SOA
8 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
8 4 (9.76%) jQuery
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
8 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
8 4 (9.76%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Advertising
8 4 (9.76%) Finance
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.76%) HTML5
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Lync
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (4.88%) Documaker
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Mockito
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) WCF
4 4 (9.76%) jQuery
4 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) CSS3
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (7.32%) Ajax
6 2 (4.88%) JDBC
6 2 (4.88%) JMS
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware
6 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.88%) Spring
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) SystemC
1 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) CRM
2 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 4 (9.76%) Scrum
3 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
3 4 (9.76%) TDD
3 4 (9.76%) SOA
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) BDD
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) MVC
5 2 (4.88%) ETL
5 2 (4.88%) Content Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Revenue Management
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) C#
2 8 (19.51%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Jython
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 2 (4.88%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCSD
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Postfix
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) Siebel
5 1 (2.44%) Software AG
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Ektron
5 1 (2.44%) hybris
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
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