The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 27 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 8 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.40% 4.78% 11.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 5.00% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £340 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £407 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
Average hourly rate - £56.16 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-56.60% -18.46%
Technical Leader
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 260 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 86.81% 95.59% 89.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 158 82
Average daily rate £350 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £70 £66
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 23
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.22 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% -76.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.90 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Leader across the Derbyshire region.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader across the Derbyshire region.

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -6 8 £400 +17.64%
Technical Leader
East Midlands

Technical Leader
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (66.67%) Degree
5 8 (66.67%) HP
6 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (58.33%) VMware
6 7 (58.33%) VMware ESX
6 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
6 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) UNIX
7 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (41.67%) Oracle
8 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (41.67%) DHCP
8 5 (41.67%) DNS
8 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
8 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
9 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
10 1 (8.33%) C

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle