The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 335 267 331
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +64
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 65 149 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.66% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 89 71
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £311 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.46%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21256 22408 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.80% 92.45% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14623 15254 15784
Average daily rate £425 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 474 640
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 16 £450 -22.58% 17
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Ealing - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 27 (20.00%) Java
2 24 (17.78%) .NET
3 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.81%) SQL
3 20 (14.81%) Oracle
4 19 (14.07%) Finance
5 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
6 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (11.11%) C#
7 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 15 (11.11%) Migration
8 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET
8 14 (10.37%) Banking
9 13 (9.63%) CRM
9 13 (9.63%) jQuery
10 12 (8.89%) HTML
10 12 (8.89%) CSS
10 12 (8.89%) Windows
10 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
11 11 (8.15%) SAP
12 10 (7.41%) UNIX
12 10 (7.41%) Scrum
13 9 (6.67%) Web Services
13 9 (6.67%) LAN
13 9 (6.67%) WAN
13 9 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.67%) Project Management
13 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (6.67%) TDD
13 9 (6.67%) Spring

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.22%) Apache
4 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.22%) CMS
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.48%) Node.js
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.48%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.48%) Lync
5 2 (1.48%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.48%) WordPress
5 2 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.48%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) RMDS
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.48%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.48%) Documaker
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) LAN
1 9 (6.67%) WAN
2 7 (5.19%) Firewall
3 5 (3.70%) VPN
4 3 (2.22%) SSL
4 3 (2.22%) HTTP
4 3 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.48%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (1.48%) GSM
5 2 (1.48%) DHCP
5 2 (1.48%) PSTN
5 2 (1.48%) SMS
5 2 (1.48%) VoIP
5 2 (1.48%) Intranet
5 2 (1.48%) Internet
5 2 (1.48%) Extranet
5 2 (1.48%) RTCP
5 2 (1.48%) RTP
5 2 (1.48%) RFID
5 2 (1.48%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.70%) DB2
3 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.74%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) JIRA
2 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.96%) Maven
3 3 (2.22%) JUnit
3 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.48%) Ant
4 2 (1.48%) Subversion
4 2 (1.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.74%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.74%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) Jtest
5 1 (0.74%) Mockito
5 1 (0.74%) Grunt
5 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (14.07%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Banking
3 6 (4.44%) Retail
4 4 (2.96%) Advertising
4 4 (2.96%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.22%) Front Office
5 3 (2.22%) Law
6 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) Games
6 2 (1.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.78%) .NET
2 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET
3 13 (9.63%) jQuery
4 12 (8.89%) CSS
4 12 (8.89%) HTML
5 9 (6.67%) Spring
5 9 (6.67%) Web Services
6 8 (5.93%) J2EE
7 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (4.44%) XSLT
9 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.70%) Ajax
9 5 (3.70%) HTML5
9 5 (3.70%) WCF
9 5 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.96%) CSS3
10 4 (2.96%) Backbone.js
10 4 (2.96%) Application Packaging
10 4 (2.96%) Middleware
10 4 (2.96%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 4 (2.96%) GIS
3 3 (2.22%) DataPower
4 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.48%) Open Source
4 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.48%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.48%) Physics
4 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.48%) Online Games
5 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.74%) NHS
5 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.74%) Arduino
5 1 (0.74%) SystemC
5 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Windows
2 10 (7.41%) UNIX
3 8 (5.93%) Linux
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.48%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.11%) Migration
3 13 (9.63%) CRM
4 10 (7.41%) Scrum
5 9 (6.67%) TDD
5 9 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.67%) Project Management
5 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.19%) SOA
6 7 (5.19%) MVC
6 7 (5.19%) Web Development
6 7 (5.19%) Data Migration
7 6 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 5 (3.70%) Content Management
8 5 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.70%) ITIL
8 5 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.00%) Java
2 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 20 (14.81%) SQL
3 15 (11.11%) C#
4 7 (5.19%) Python
4 7 (5.19%) PHP
5 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.22%) C++
6 3 (2.22%) Perl
6 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.48%) Scala
7 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.48%) Jython
7 2 (1.48%) Ruby
7 2 (1.48%) C
8 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.19%) Degree
3 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.48%) CCNA
5 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.74%) MCSD
6 1 (0.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) JTAG
3 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) Terminal Server
2 4 (2.96%) Terminal Services
2 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Postfix
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.48%) Puppet
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.74%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 20 (14.81%) Oracle
2 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) SAP
4 7 (5.19%) Cisco
5 4 (2.96%) McAfee
5 4 (2.96%) ESRI
6 3 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.48%) ILOG
7 2 (1.48%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.48%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) Software AG
7 2 (1.48%) Cognos
7 2 (1.48%) Siebel
7 2 (1.48%) Adobe
7 2 (1.48%) HP
7 2 (1.48%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.48%) Primavera
7 2 (1.48%) VMware
7 2 (1.48%) Remedy
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