The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 94 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.069% 0.76% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.82% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
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£413 £424 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% -3.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Average hourly rate - £56.16 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1357 1348 1351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.30% 93.03% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 676 636
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 97 116
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +17.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Leader
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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 29 July 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
Northamptonshire - 1 £413 - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
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Technical Leader
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
1 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat