The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - 46 43
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 1.69% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.75% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £473 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.42%
Technical Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 458 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.02% 96.62% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 268 188
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £276 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 48
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +112.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £20.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud