The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 411 333 342
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 168 225 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 111 114
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Technical Leader
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -55 71 £450 - 39
South East +9 50 £438 -20.45% 6
South West -14 14 £500 +25.00% 3
East of England -11 13 £450 - 3
North West +7 6 £473 -0.32% 5
Yorkshire -5 6 £415 +58.09% 4
West Midlands -13 6 £300 -34.06% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £413 -2.65% 3
North East - - - -
Technical Leader
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Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 69 (22.04%) Oracle
2 55 (17.57%) .NET
3 54 (17.25%) Java
4 50 (15.97%) CRM
5 48 (15.34%) Security Cleared
6 45 (14.38%) JavaScript
6 45 (14.38%) SQL
7 43 (13.74%) Microsoft
8 41 (13.10%) Finance
9 38 (12.14%) C#
9 38 (12.14%) Windows
10 37 (11.82%) SQL Server
11 34 (10.86%) SC Cleared
12 32 (10.22%) HTML
13 31 (9.90%) CSS
14 30 (9.58%) Migration
15 29 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (8.95%) ASP.NET
17 27 (8.63%) Linux
18 25 (7.99%) SharePoint
18 25 (7.99%) Project Management
19 24 (7.67%) Web Services
20 23 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
21 22 (7.03%) UNIX
22 21 (6.71%) jQuery
23 19 (6.07%) Banking
23 19 (6.07%) XML
24 18 (5.75%) Scrum
24 18 (5.75%) Workflow
24 18 (5.75%) Business Intelligence

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (7.99%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (3.19%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.24%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.92%) Apache
6 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.96%) CMS
8 3 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (0.96%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.96%) Documentum
8 3 (0.96%) Lync
9 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (4.79%) MS Office
2 10 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.96%) RMDS
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.64%) Documaker
5 2 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.64%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) Office 365
2 3 (0.96%) SaaS
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.47%) LAN
1 14 (4.47%) WAN
2 10 (3.19%) DNS
3 9 (2.88%) Firewall
3 9 (2.88%) DHCP
4 7 (2.24%) VPN
5 4 (1.28%) HTTP
5 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.28%) SAN
5 4 (1.28%) SSL
6 3 (0.96%) Internet
6 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.96%) PSTN
6 3 (0.96%) SMS
6 3 (0.96%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.64%) NAS
7 2 (0.64%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.64%) VoIP
7 2 (0.64%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.43%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.88%) DB2
6 8 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.24%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.28%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.28%) MySQL
10 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.96%) Big Data
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Maven
1 10 (3.19%) Visual Studio
1 10 (3.19%) Eclipse
2 9 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.56%) JIRA
4 7 (2.24%) MSI
5 6 (1.92%) Subversion
5 6 (1.92%) JUnit
6 4 (1.28%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.28%) JDeveloper
7 3 (0.96%) Ant
7 3 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.64%) Mockito
8 2 (0.64%) NUnit
8 2 (0.64%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.32%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (13.10%) Finance
2 19 (6.07%) Banking
3 14 (4.47%) Retail
4 13 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.92%) Advertising
6 6 (1.92%) Front Office
6 6 (1.92%) Back Office
7 4 (1.28%) Law
8 3 (0.96%) Games
8 3 (0.96%) Billing
9 2 (0.64%) Marketing
9 2 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.57%) .NET
2 32 (10.22%) HTML
3 31 (9.90%) CSS
4 28 (8.95%) ASP.NET
5 24 (7.67%) Web Services
6 21 (6.71%) jQuery
7 19 (6.07%) XML
8 16 (5.11%) J2EE
9 13 (4.15%) Spring
10 12 (3.83%) XSLT
11 11 (3.51%) WSDL
12 10 (3.19%) Middleware
13 9 (2.88%) HTML5
13 9 (2.88%) Application Packaging
14 8 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (2.24%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.24%) Java EE
15 7 (2.24%) WCF
15 7 (2.24%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.24%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.24%) Open Source
1 7 (2.24%) Learning Management System
2 6 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.60%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.28%) GIS
4 4 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.96%) Device Driver
5 3 (0.96%) Clustering
5 3 (0.96%) SCADA
5 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.96%) Online Games
6 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.64%) DataPower
6 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.64%) Physics
6 2 (0.64%) PKI
6 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.14%) Windows
2 27 (8.63%) Linux
3 22 (7.03%) UNIX
4 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.28%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.96%) Solaris
7 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.96%) Android
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.64%) CentOS
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.64%) AIX
8 2 (0.64%) MVS
8 2 (0.64%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.97%) CRM
2 30 (9.58%) Migration
3 29 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (7.99%) Project Management
5 18 (5.75%) Scrum
5 18 (5.75%) Workflow
5 18 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (5.75%) TDD
6 17 (5.43%) ITIL
7 16 (5.11%) Validation
8 15 (4.79%) SOA
8 15 (4.79%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.15%) OO
9 13 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (3.51%) Data Migration
12 10 (3.19%) MVC
12 10 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (2.88%) Service Management
13 9 (2.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (17.25%) Java
2 45 (14.38%) JavaScript
2 45 (14.38%) SQL
3 38 (12.14%) C#
4 12 (3.83%) C
5 11 (3.51%) C++
5 11 (3.51%) Python
6 8 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.24%) PHP
7 7 (2.24%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.60%) Perl
10 4 (1.28%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 3 (0.96%) Jython
11 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.96%) VBA
11 3 (0.96%) VBScript
11 3 (0.96%) Ruby
12 2 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (15.34%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.79%) Degree
5 7 (2.24%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.28%) MCSE
6 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.96%) CCNA
7 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) CCNP
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.32%) MCP
8 1 (0.32%) MCSD
8 1 (0.32%) MCSA
8 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.32%) MCITP
8 1 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.32%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.88%) QA
2 8 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.28%) SLA
4 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.64%) JTAG
4 2 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.60%) Terminal Server
4 5 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.28%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.96%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.64%) NFS
8 1 (0.32%) UAG
8 1 (0.32%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.32%) XenServer
8 1 (0.32%) Postfix
8 1 (0.32%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.32%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.60%) SCCM
2 4 (1.28%) Puppet
3 2 (0.64%) Ansible
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.32%) Control-M
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Netcool
4 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.32%) SCOM
4 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (22.04%) Oracle
2 43 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.47%) SAP
4 13 (4.15%) VMware
5 12 (3.83%) Cisco
6 9 (2.88%) IBM
7 8 (2.56%) HP
8 7 (2.24%) Citrix
8 7 (2.24%) Neolane
9 6 (1.92%) EMC
9 6 (1.92%) McAfee
9 6 (1.92%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.60%) NetApp
11 4 (1.28%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.28%) Sybase
11 4 (1.28%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.28%) Adobe
11 4 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.28%) Remedy
11 4 (1.28%) ESRI
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £460 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARM Technology
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Competitive Rates
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago