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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 171 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 28 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.64% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.69% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 19
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £630 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+10.62% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-56.60% -18.46%
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
5354 6825 7332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.14% 92.66% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3871 4983 5319
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 150 174
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) CRM
4 10 (22.22%) CSS
4 10 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (17.78%) Java
6 7 (15.56%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Windows
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) Finance
6 7 (15.56%) Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) SQL
7 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.11%) WCF
9 4 (8.89%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.89%) Law
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
9 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.89%) Oracle
9 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.44%) Lync
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (4.44%) Documaker
4 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
3 1 (2.22%) Ant
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Law
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 7 (15.56%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) WCF
5 4 (8.89%) jQuery
5 4 (8.89%) HTML5
6 3 (6.67%) CSS3
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
6 3 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (4.44%) JMS
7 2 (4.44%) Middleware
7 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.44%) Spring
7 2 (4.44%) JDBC
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
7 2 (4.44%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.22%) SystemC
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) CRM
2 7 (15.56%) Migration
2 7 (15.56%) Scrum
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) SOA
4 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) OO
5 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.67%) BDD
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Revenue Management
6 2 (4.44%) Content Management
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) C#
1 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Jython
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) MCSD
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
4 1 (2.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (4.44%) EMC
4 2 (4.44%) Remedy
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Altiris
4 2 (4.44%) NetApp
4 2 (4.44%) Siebel
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Reuters
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Ektron
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Sybase
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago