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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 393 420 352
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 207 160 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.34% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 95 129
Average daily rate
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£440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £337 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £443 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +10.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £48.00 £23.00 £53.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.69% -56.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £23.00 £53.00
% change year-on-year
+108.69% -56.60%
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £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 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +48 107 £500 +5.26% 23
South East -10 41 £438 -2.77% 10
Yorkshire -24 15 £450 +10.42% 6
South West -10 11 £488 +15.04% 1
North West -30 9 £538 +27.40% 8
West Midlands +6 8 £450 +56.52% 3
East of England -4 8 £350 -22.22% 5
East Midlands -9 3 £469 +20.19% 1
North East - 3 £338 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 103 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (21.03%) Java
3 67 (16.38%) Finance
4 64 (15.65%) SQL
5 62 (15.16%) Windows
6 57 (13.94%) Security Cleared
7 52 (12.71%) Oracle
8 50 (12.22%) Active Directory
9 49 (11.98%) Microsoft
9 49 (11.98%) Linux
10 48 (11.74%) .NET
11 47 (11.49%) JavaScript
12 41 (10.02%) Scrum
13 40 (9.78%) Migration
14 39 (9.54%) SC Cleared
14 39 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (8.56%) Banking
16 34 (8.31%) ITIL
17 33 (8.07%) Open Source
18 32 (7.82%) E-Commerce
19 31 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (7.33%) C#
20 30 (7.33%) VMware
21 27 (6.60%) DNS
21 27 (6.60%) Mentoring
22 26 (6.36%) TDD
23 25 (6.11%) Node.js
24 24 (5.87%) Cisco
24 24 (5.87%) HTML
24 24 (5.87%) UNIX

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (6.11%) Node.js
2 21 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.91%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.18%) Apache
6 12 (2.93%) IIS
6 12 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (2.69%) JBoss
8 8 (1.96%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.71%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.47%) CMS
10 6 (1.47%) Jetty
11 5 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.98%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.24%) Agresso
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) RMDS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.67%) GitHub
4 10 (2.44%) Office 365
5 7 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.73%) Force.com
7 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.73%) SaaS
7 3 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.73%) IaaS
8 2 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.49%) Boomi
8 2 (0.49%) Taleo
9 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.24%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.60%) DNS
2 15 (3.67%) DHCP
3 13 (3.18%) Firewall
4 12 (2.93%) VLAN
5 11 (2.69%) LAN
6 9 (2.20%) WAN
7 8 (1.96%) VPN
7 8 (1.96%) NAS
7 8 (1.96%) Internet
8 7 (1.71%) SAN
9 6 (1.47%) MPLS
10 5 (1.22%) Wireless
10 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.22%) SSL
11 4 (0.98%) HTTP
12 3 (0.73%) VoIP
12 3 (0.73%) Junos
12 3 (0.73%) Network Security
12 3 (0.73%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.73%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.62%) SQL Server
1 23 (5.62%) Relational Database
2 15 (3.67%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.93%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.44%) Big Data
5 9 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.22%) MySQL
8 5 (1.22%) Infinispan
8 5 (1.22%) DB2
9 4 (0.98%) Essbase
9 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.73%) Pentaho
10 3 (0.73%) QlikView
10 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.91%) Maven
2 14 (3.42%) Ant
2 14 (3.42%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.44%) Gradle
4 9 (2.20%) Subversion
5 7 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.47%) Selenium
6 6 (1.47%) JUnit
7 5 (1.22%) JIRA
7 5 (1.22%) Mockito
8 4 (0.98%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.73%) IntelliJ
9 3 (0.73%) NUnit
9 3 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.49%) LoadUI
10 2 (0.49%) GDB
General
1 67 (16.38%) Finance
2 35 (8.56%) Banking
3 16 (3.91%) Retail
4 11 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.71%) Advertising
5 7 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.22%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Publishing
9 3 (0.73%) Front Office
9 3 (0.73%) Marketing
9 3 (0.73%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (11.74%) .NET
2 24 (5.87%) HTML
3 23 (5.62%) J2EE
4 22 (5.38%) Spring
5 20 (4.89%) ASP.NET
5 20 (4.89%) AngularJS
6 19 (4.65%) Web Services
6 19 (4.65%) jQuery
7 17 (4.16%) CSS
8 15 (3.67%) XML
8 15 (3.67%) RESTful
9 12 (2.93%) JSP
10 11 (2.69%) HTML5
10 11 (2.69%) REST
11 10 (2.44%) JSON
11 10 (2.44%) JMS
12 9 (2.20%) Hibernate
13 8 (1.96%) SOAP
14 7 (1.71%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.91%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.20%) User Experience
4 9 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.96%) Mainframe
6 7 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.71%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.22%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.98%) DataPower
8 4 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.98%) NHS
9 3 (0.73%) CMDB
9 3 (0.73%) PDA
10 2 (0.49%) PKI
10 2 (0.49%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.49%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.16%) Windows
2 49 (11.98%) Linux
3 24 (5.87%) UNIX
4 13 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.69%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.71%) Android
9 6 (1.47%) VME
9 6 (1.47%) Solaris
10 4 (0.98%) AIX
11 3 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.24%) Debian
13 1 (0.24%) Fedora
13 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (10.02%) Scrum
3 40 (9.78%) Migration
4 34 (8.31%) ITIL
5 33 (8.07%) Open Source
6 32 (7.82%) E-Commerce
7 31 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (6.60%) Mentoring
9 26 (6.36%) TDD
10 23 (5.62%) OO
11 19 (4.65%) SOA
12 18 (4.40%) UML
12 18 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (4.40%) Multithreading
13 17 (4.16%) Configuration Management
13 17 (4.16%) Unit Testing
14 16 (3.91%) Kanban
14 16 (3.91%) SDLC
14 16 (3.91%) DevOps
15 15 (3.67%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (21.03%) Java
2 64 (15.65%) SQL
3 47 (11.49%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.33%) C#
5 21 (5.13%) C
6 20 (4.89%) C++
7 17 (4.16%) PowerShell
8 16 (3.91%) Python
9 8 (1.96%) Ruby
10 7 (1.71%) COBOL
11 6 (1.47%) XPath
11 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.22%) XQuery
12 5 (1.22%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (0.98%) R
13 4 (0.98%) PHP
14 3 (0.73%) ABAP
14 3 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (13.94%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.54%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.40%) Degree
4 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.98%) CCNA
5 4 (0.98%) MCP
6 2 (0.49%) MCSA
6 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.49%) MCTS
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.24%) NCDA
7 1 (0.24%) VCAP
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) MCAD
7 1 (0.24%) MCSD
7 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.18%) SLA
1 13 (3.18%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.44%) ISA Server
3 9 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.22%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.73%) NFS
6 3 (0.73%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.49%) UAG
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.42%) SCCM
2 8 (1.96%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.71%) Puppet
3 7 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (1.47%) Control-M
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.73%) SCOM
6 3 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.73%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.73%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.49%) StatsD
7 2 (0.49%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.24%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.24%) Ansible
8 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 52 (12.71%) Oracle
2 49 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.33%) VMware
4 24 (5.87%) Cisco
5 18 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (3.42%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.93%) Citrix
8 11 (2.69%) SAP
9 10 (2.44%) NetApp
10 9 (2.20%) HP
11 8 (1.96%) Lotus
12 7 (1.71%) Symantec
12 7 (1.71%) Hyperion
12 7 (1.71%) IBM
13 6 (1.47%) Dell
14 4 (0.98%) Juniper
14 4 (0.98%) Curam
14 4 (0.98%) hybris
14 4 (0.98%) Bomgar
14 4 (0.98%) Varonis
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