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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 89 105 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 14 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.95% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £495 £615 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.72%
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
1421 1548 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.27% 94.91% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1109 681
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £16.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 12 (40.00%) Java
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (36.67%) Network Security
2 11 (36.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (33.33%) Puppet
3 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 10 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 10 (33.33%) Maven
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
3 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 9 (30.00%) SOA
4 9 (30.00%) Spring
4 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (30.00%) RESTful
5 8 (26.67%) Docker
5 8 (26.67%) Spring Boot
5 8 (26.67%) Microservices
5 8 (26.67%) JIRA
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) Coaching
6 7 (23.33%) User Stories
7 3 (10.00%) VMware

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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
1 11 (36.67%) Network Security
1 11 (36.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 10 (33.33%) Maven
2 8 (26.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Games
1 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) RESTful
1 9 (30.00%) Spring
2 8 (26.67%) Spring Boot
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) JSON
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) WSDL
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (30.00%) Information Assurance
3 9 (30.00%) SOA
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Microservices
5 7 (23.33%) Coaching
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
5 7 (23.33%) User Stories
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Citrix
2 10 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.67%) BMC
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat