The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 100 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.53% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.56% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£469 £400 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £440 £408
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £56.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £23.00 £53.00
% change year-on-year
+108.69% -56.60%
Technical Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1440 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.28% 94.55% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 749 776
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 109 100
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Derbyshire -2 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £513 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (40.00%) UNIX
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
General
1 11 (55.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) X++
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle