The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£431 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -2.04%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
834 595 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.97% 94.29% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 304 459
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 17
Average hourly rate £20.69 £15.50 £16.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -6.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (70.37%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) SOAP
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
5 9 (33.33%) JMS
6 8 (29.63%) Banking
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) ETL
7 7 (25.93%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
9 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
9 5 (18.52%) SOA
9 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
9 5 (18.52%) Citrix
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (18.52%) Coaching
10 4 (14.81%) PKI
10 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) OpenView Configuration Management

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Web Services
2 11 (40.74%) SOAP
3 9 (33.33%) JMS
4 7 (25.93%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) JSP
5 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ETL
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) Coaching
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
2 5 (18.52%) SOA
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft