The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 87 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.82% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £450 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +120.68%
Technical Leader
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 1470 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.07% 93.69% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 974 728
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 35
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) Reverse Proxy
2 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (48.28%) Network Security
3 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 12 (41.38%) Intel Security
5 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
5 11 (37.93%) JSON
6 10 (34.48%) Information Assurance
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Puppet
7 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
8 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
8 7 (24.14%) Microservices
8 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
8 7 (24.14%) RESTful
8 7 (24.14%) Scala
8 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 7 (24.14%) Confluence
8 7 (24.14%) HTML5
8 7 (24.14%) Social Media
8 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
8 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
8 7 (24.14%) Python

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (24.14%) Confluence
2 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
1 14 (48.28%) Network Security
1 14 (48.28%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 6 (20.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) JSON
2 7 (24.14%) Django
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) HTML5
2 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
2 7 (24.14%) RESTful
2 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
3 4 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) WSDL
3 4 (13.79%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) XML Schema
3 4 (13.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Social Media
2 6 (20.69%) N-Tier
2 6 (20.69%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (44.83%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (34.48%) Information Assurance
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) Microservices
5 7 (24.14%) Open Source
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) BDD
6 6 (20.69%) Build Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Kanban
6 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.69%) SOA
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 6 (20.69%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) Python
1 7 (24.14%) Ruby
1 7 (24.14%) Scala
2 4 (13.79%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Puppet
2 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Citrix
2 12 (41.38%) Intel Security
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) VMware