The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 394 406 347
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 212 168 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.37% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 90 111
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 - £53.00
Technical Leader
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +36 109 £500 +11.11% 27
South East -20 40 £438 - 16
East Midlands +13 14 £423 +2.65%
Yorkshire -16 13 £450 +8.43% 5
East of England -4 9 £300 -33.33% 3
South West -13 9 £550 +10.00% 1
West Midlands +4 7 £450 +50.00% 2
North West -25 7 £438 -7.59% 5
North East - 4 £338 -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 101 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (19.86%) Java
3 66 (15.79%) Finance
4 57 (13.64%) Windows
5 55 (13.16%) SQL
6 53 (12.68%) Oracle
7 52 (12.44%) Security Cleared
8 48 (11.48%) Active Directory
8 48 (11.48%) Migration
9 46 (11.00%) Microsoft
10 45 (10.77%) .NET
11 40 (9.57%) Linux
12 36 (8.61%) ITIL
12 36 (8.61%) JavaScript
12 36 (8.61%) Scrum
12 36 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (8.37%) SC Cleared
13 35 (8.37%) Banking
14 31 (7.42%) TDD
15 30 (7.18%) C#
16 28 (6.70%) HTML
16 28 (6.70%) E-Commerce
16 28 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (6.46%) VMware
18 25 (5.98%) Web Services
18 25 (5.98%) OO
18 25 (5.98%) Relational Database
19 24 (5.74%) Mentoring
19 24 (5.74%) UNIX
19 24 (5.74%) SQL Server

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (4.07%) Node.js
2 16 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.83%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.35%) WebSphere
3 14 (3.35%) Apache
4 12 (2.87%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.15%) JBoss
6 8 (1.91%) IBM Notes
6 8 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.91%) IIS
7 7 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.96%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (1.20%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.96%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.48%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.24%) Agresso
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.24%) RMDS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.39%) Office 365
4 7 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.44%) GitHub
6 4 (0.96%) IaaS
7 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.72%) SaaS
7 3 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.48%) Boomi
8 2 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.48%) Taleo
8 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.24%) Force.com
9 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.74%) DNS
2 13 (3.11%) VLAN
3 12 (2.87%) Firewall
4 11 (2.63%) DHCP
5 9 (2.15%) VPN
6 7 (1.67%) Internet
6 7 (1.67%) NAS
7 6 (1.44%) SAN
8 5 (1.20%) Wireless
8 5 (1.20%) MPLS
8 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.20%) SSL
9 4 (0.96%) HTTP
9 4 (0.96%) LAN
10 3 (0.72%) PBX
10 3 (0.72%) VoIP
10 3 (0.72%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.72%) Network Security
10 3 (0.72%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.72%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.98%) Relational Database
2 24 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.39%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.91%) Big Data
5 8 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.20%) DB2
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.96%) Essbase
8 4 (0.96%) QlikView
8 4 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.72%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.72%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.83%) Maven
2 12 (2.87%) Ant
2 12 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.44%) JUnit
4 6 (1.44%) Selenium
5 5 (1.20%) Subversion
5 5 (1.20%) Gradle
5 5 (1.20%) Grunt
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.72%) Bower
7 3 (0.72%) webpack
7 3 (0.72%) gulp
7 3 (0.72%) JIRA
7 3 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.72%) Mockito
7 3 (0.72%) Mocha
7 3 (0.72%) QUnit
7 3 (0.72%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
General
1 66 (15.79%) Finance
2 35 (8.37%) Banking
3 16 (3.83%) Retail
4 15 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.67%) Advertising
6 6 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.20%) Front Office
7 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.72%) Law
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.77%) .NET
2 28 (6.70%) HTML
3 25 (5.98%) Web Services
4 24 (5.74%) J2EE
5 23 (5.50%) Spring
6 21 (5.02%) XML
7 20 (4.78%) CSS
8 19 (4.55%) AngularJS
9 17 (4.07%) ASP.NET
9 17 (4.07%) jQuery
10 12 (2.87%) JSON
11 11 (2.63%) Middleware
12 10 (2.39%) JMS
12 10 (2.39%) JSP
12 10 (2.39%) WCF
12 10 (2.39%) HTML5
13 9 (2.15%) REST
14 8 (1.91%) RESTful
14 8 (1.91%) SOAP
15 7 (1.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.59%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.35%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.63%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.39%) User Experience
7 8 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.67%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.96%) DataPower
11 3 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.72%) Social Media
11 3 (0.72%) NHS
11 3 (0.72%) CMDB
11 3 (0.72%) PDA
12 2 (0.48%) PKI
12 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.48%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.64%) Windows
2 40 (9.57%) Linux
3 24 (5.74%) UNIX
4 18 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.39%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.39%) VME
8 9 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.44%) Solaris
11 3 (0.72%) Android
11 3 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.48%) AIX
13 1 (0.24%) Debian
13 1 (0.24%) Fedora
13 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (11.48%) Migration
3 36 (8.61%) Scrum
3 36 (8.61%) ITIL
4 31 (7.42%) TDD
5 28 (6.70%) E-Commerce
5 28 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (5.98%) OO
7 24 (5.74%) Mentoring
8 23 (5.50%) Open Source
8 23 (5.50%) Project Management
9 22 (5.26%) SOA
10 21 (5.02%) ERP
11 19 (4.55%) ETL
11 19 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 19 (4.55%) Data Migration
12 18 (4.31%) UML
13 16 (3.83%) CRM
13 16 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (3.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (19.86%) Java
2 55 (13.16%) SQL
3 36 (8.61%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.18%) C#
5 22 (5.26%) C
6 19 (4.55%) C++
6 19 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.87%) Python
8 10 (2.39%) COBOL
9 9 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.44%) Ruby
11 5 (1.20%) XPath
11 5 (1.20%) XQuery
11 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (0.96%) R
13 3 (0.72%) ABAP
13 3 (0.72%) X++
13 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (12.44%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.37%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.35%) Degree
4 6 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.20%) PMP
5 5 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.96%) MCP
6 4 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.72%) CCNA
8 2 (0.48%) MCSA
8 2 (0.48%) MCTS
9 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.24%) MCAD
9 1 (0.24%) MCSD
9 1 (0.24%) MCSE
9 1 (0.24%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.35%) QA
2 8 (1.91%) SLA
3 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.87%) VMware ESX
3 7 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.20%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.72%) NFS
5 3 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.48%) UAG
7 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) SCCM
2 8 (1.91%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.44%) Control-M
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.96%) Puppet
6 3 (0.72%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.72%) SCOM
6 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.72%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.48%) StatsD
7 2 (0.48%) Icinga
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.48%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.48%) Nagios
8 1 (0.24%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 53 (12.68%) Oracle
2 46 (11.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.46%) VMware
4 18 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (4.31%) SAP
5 16 (3.83%) Cisco
5 16 (3.83%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.87%) Citrix
7 11 (2.63%) HP
8 10 (2.39%) NetApp
9 8 (1.91%) Lotus
10 7 (1.67%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.67%) Symantec
10 7 (1.67%) IBM
11 6 (1.44%) Dell
11 6 (1.44%) Informatica
12 5 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.96%) Adobe
13 4 (0.96%) Juniper
13 4 (0.96%) Google
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