The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 65 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.067% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.070% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £431 £410 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £401
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +120.68%
Technical Leader
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
875 1432 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.47% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 707 755
Median daily rate £400 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £269 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Edinburgh region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JProfiler
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) Sass
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Edinburgh
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience AND negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago