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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 47 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.69% 1.09% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.16% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£543 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £38.11
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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
408 344 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.79% 93.73% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 194 152
Average daily rate £410 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 51 25
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -20.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM