The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 12 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.81% 0.89% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.93% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 2
Median daily rate £406 £363 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £342 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £418 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
1415 1501 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.00% 95.54% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 865 797
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 68 96
Median hourly rate £13.55 £14.20 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -5 11 £406 +12.77%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 - - 1
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Unix
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 9 (34.62%) Citrix
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) XenApp
6 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (26.92%) AppSense
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) MCSE
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (23.08%) NetApp
8 6 (23.08%) CAD
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
8 6 (23.08%) SDLC
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 6 (23.08%) Data Loss Prevention

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
2 6 (23.08%) CAD
2 6 (23.08%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) SDLC
3 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (30.77%) XenApp
1 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) AppSense
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) NetApp
6 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) PTC
8 2 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.85%) Dynatrace
9 1 (3.85%) hybris
9 1 (3.85%) Intel