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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 145 166 171
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 21 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.51% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.53% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 22
Median daily rate £475 £506 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £328 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £691 £705 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £46.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +102.17%
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
3203 4338 5607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.30% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 3414 4119
Median daily rate £475 £451 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 111
Median hourly rate £17.38 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Workflow
5 6 (15.79%) Retail
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) Coaching
6 5 (13.16%) MCSE
6 5 (13.16%) HTML
6 5 (13.16%) CSS
6 5 (13.16%) QA
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.53%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Windows
7 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco

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 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle CX
1 3 (7.89%) Responsys
2 2 (5.26%) Bluemix
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) CTI
3 1 (2.63%) DMZ
3 1 (2.63%) H.323
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) PBX
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.63%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SAP HANA
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.26%) Grunt
2 2 (5.26%) gulp
2 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (5.26%) Mocha
2 2 (5.26%) webpack
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) General Ledger
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
1 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.89%) CSS3
2 3 (7.89%) HTML5
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
3 2 (5.26%) Chai
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (5.26%) React
3 2 (5.26%) REST
3 2 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.63%) COM
4 1 (2.63%) Django
4 1 (2.63%) jQuery
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) IVR
3 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.63%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) TDD
3 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.79%) Workflow
4 5 (13.16%) Coaching
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Scala
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) CCA
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Certification
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Murex
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) ATG
4 1 (2.63%) Avaya
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) hybris
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) Novell
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: 4 days ago