The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 325 347 372
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 333 286 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.60% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 163 140
Median daily rate £489 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £600 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
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
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +19 142 £525 +5.52% 23
South East +9 62 £500 +5.26% 8
North West +2 43 £500 +2.56% 6
Yorkshire +3 25 £425 +10.38% 7
North East -38 17 £320 -14.66% 4
East Midlands +4 13 £360 -14.28% 2
East of England +15 11 £525 +50.00% 5
South West -3 9 £425 -10.05% 5
West Midlands -11 9 £415 -1.77% 4
Midlands - 1 £600 -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 England region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 198 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (29.92%) Java
3 109 (17.17%) Oracle
4 94 (14.80%) Finance
5 93 (14.65%) Linux
6 82 (12.91%) .NET
7 80 (12.60%) Scrum
8 78 (12.28%) SQL
9 75 (11.81%) HTML
9 75 (11.81%) Security Cleared
10 74 (11.65%) TDD
11 73 (11.50%) Microsoft
12 71 (11.18%) SQL Server
13 65 (10.24%) XML
14 63 (9.92%) C#
15 62 (9.76%) SC Cleared
16 61 (9.61%) Web Services
17 60 (9.45%) CSS
18 59 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
19 58 (9.13%) Windows
20 54 (8.50%) Spring
20 54 (8.50%) Migration
21 52 (8.19%) ITIL
21 52 (8.19%) MVC
22 49 (7.72%) SDLC
23 48 (7.56%) JavaScript
24 47 (7.40%) HTML5
25 46 (7.24%) RESTful
25 46 (7.24%) Mentoring
25 46 (7.24%) Microservices

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 24 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.62%) JBoss
3 20 (3.15%) Confluence
3 20 (3.15%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 14 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (2.20%) Node.js
6 13 (2.05%) CMS
7 12 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.42%) Apache
9 9 (1.42%) IIS
10 6 (0.94%) Jetty
10 6 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.79%) Mule
12 4 (0.63%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.63%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.52%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.47%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.83%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.79%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 5 (0.79%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.47%) Magento
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.31%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
8 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.16%) Endur
8 1 (0.16%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.16%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.20%) Office 365
3 9 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle CX
4 5 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.63%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Bluemix
6 2 (0.31%) Responsys
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.73%) SSL
2 10 (1.57%) DNS
3 9 (1.42%) DHCP
3 9 (1.42%) Internet
4 7 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.94%) Intranet
5 6 (0.94%) VPN
6 5 (0.79%) LAN
6 5 (0.79%) MPLS
6 5 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (0.79%) SAN
7 4 (0.63%) MVNO
7 4 (0.63%) Value-Added Service
7 4 (0.63%) WAN
8 3 (0.47%) Firewall
8 3 (0.47%) HTTP
8 3 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.47%) IPsec
8 3 (0.47%) Skype
8 3 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (4.41%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.62%) MySQL
4 18 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 17 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.94%) DB2
11 6 (0.94%) QlikView
11 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.63%) Big Data
14 3 (0.47%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 35 (5.51%) Maven
2 34 (5.35%) JIRA
3 28 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 21 (3.31%) Jenkins
5 20 (3.15%) JUnit
6 19 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 17 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (2.05%) Subversion
9 11 (1.73%) Selenium
9 11 (1.73%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.26%) Gradle
11 7 (1.10%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.10%) Mockito
11 7 (1.10%) PeopleTools
12 6 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.79%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.79%) Capybara
13 5 (0.79%) SpecFlow
14 4 (0.63%) JBehave
15 3 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 94 (14.80%) Finance
2 35 (5.51%) Retail
3 27 (4.25%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.62%) Banking
5 18 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.52%) Marketing
7 12 (1.89%) Front Office
8 10 (1.57%) Law
9 9 (1.42%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.10%) Back Office
11 5 (0.79%) Billing
11 5 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.63%) Electronics
12 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.47%) Advertising
13 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.31%) French Language
14 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.91%) .NET
2 75 (11.81%) HTML
3 65 (10.24%) XML
4 61 (9.61%) Web Services
5 60 (9.45%) CSS
6 54 (8.50%) Spring
7 47 (7.40%) HTML5
8 46 (7.24%) RESTful
9 34 (5.35%) ASP.NET
10 33 (5.20%) REST
11 31 (4.88%) jQuery
12 27 (4.25%) AngularJS
12 27 (4.25%) CSS3
12 27 (4.25%) JSON
13 26 (4.09%) Middleware
14 24 (3.78%) Hibernate
15 21 (3.31%) JSP
16 20 (3.15%) JMS
17 19 (2.99%) J2EE
18 18 (2.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.62%) User Experience
3 21 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.31%) Data Centre
4 20 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.05%) PKI
7 11 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.57%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.42%) iPad
10 8 (1.26%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.10%) Cryptography
11 7 (1.10%) Statistics
12 6 (0.94%) Fintech
12 6 (0.94%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.79%) Equities
13 5 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.79%) NHS
13 5 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.65%) Linux
2 58 (9.13%) Windows
3 35 (5.51%) Unix
4 13 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.26%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.94%) Android
9 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.47%) CentOS
11 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.31%) AIX
12 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.16%) Solaris
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (12.60%) Scrum
3 74 (11.65%) TDD
4 59 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (8.50%) Migration
6 52 (8.19%) ITIL
6 52 (8.19%) MVC
7 49 (7.72%) SDLC
8 46 (7.24%) Mentoring
8 46 (7.24%) Microservices
8 46 (7.24%) SOA
9 44 (6.93%) Data Modelling
10 43 (6.77%) Open Source
11 39 (6.14%) E-Commerce
12 36 (5.67%) Project Management
13 35 (5.51%) Change Management
13 35 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (5.35%) CRM
15 29 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (4.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 190 (29.92%) Java
2 78 (12.28%) SQL
3 63 (9.92%) C#
4 48 (7.56%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.78%) Python
6 19 (2.99%) Ruby
7 15 (2.36%) Perl
8 13 (2.05%) C++
8 13 (2.05%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.89%) Scala
10 10 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.10%) PHP
12 7 (1.10%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.10%) VB
13 6 (0.94%) COBOL
13 6 (0.94%) Groovy
14 5 (0.79%) PeopleCode
14 5 (0.79%) SQR
Qualifications
1 75 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 62 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 34 (5.35%) Degree
4 6 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.79%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.47%) CCA
7 3 (0.47%) CCIE
7 3 (0.47%) CCNA
7 3 (0.47%) CCNP
7 3 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.47%) MCSE
7 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.16%) CCVP
9 1 (0.16%) CISMP
9 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.36%) QA
1 15 (2.36%) SLA
2 7 (1.10%) MiFID
3 6 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) WCAG
6 2 (0.31%) GLP
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.62%) Docker
3 18 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.79%) Varnish
5 5 (0.79%) vSphere
6 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.63%) XenApp
7 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.16%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
8 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (4.09%) Puppet
2 5 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.79%) SCCM
3 3 (0.47%) AppDNA
3 3 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.47%) SCSM
4 2 (0.31%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.31%) Ansible
4 2 (0.31%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.31%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.16%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.16%) Netcool
5 1 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) vMotion
5 1 (0.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 109 (17.17%) Oracle
2 73 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.09%) VMware
4 23 (3.62%) Teradata
5 22 (3.46%) HP
6 21 (3.31%) SAP
7 20 (3.15%) MuleSoft
8 18 (2.83%) Cisco
8 18 (2.83%) IBM
9 17 (2.68%) Guidewire
10 16 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
11 11 (1.73%) Adobe
11 11 (1.73%) Citrix
11 11 (1.73%) Google
11 11 (1.73%) hybris
12 10 (1.57%) BMC
12 10 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.57%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.42%) Siebel
14 8 (1.26%) Sybase
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Huxley
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Recruit121
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Posted: 23 days ago