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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 143 177 175
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 17 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.63% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 22
Median daily rate £513 £500 £512
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £329 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
3189 5528 5596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.88% 94.66% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 4270 4164
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 72
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016, 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 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
6 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.34%) AppDNA
7 3 (10.34%) Android
7 3 (10.34%) XenApp
7 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
7 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (10.34%) Fixed Income
7 3 (10.34%) Equities
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS

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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Bluemix
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle CX
1 2 (6.90%) Responsys
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) CTI
2 1 (3.45%) H.323
2 1 (3.45%) PBX
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Grunt
1 2 (6.90%) gulp
1 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Mocha
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) webpack
2 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.90%) Chai
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 2 (6.90%) React
3 2 (6.90%) Sass
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Derivative
2 3 (10.34%) Equities
2 3 (10.34%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Android Development
5 2 (6.90%) API Development
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCA
1 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Netezza
5 1 (3.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (3.45%) WorldPay