The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 332 308 294
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 82 120 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 89 85
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£500 £475 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.23 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £54.58 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-57.86% -16.03%
Technical Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22357 23435 23860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.26% 92.91% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15602 16136 15765
Average daily rate £425 £433 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 417 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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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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 +30 31 £500 +0.50% 7
Brentford - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (22.30%) .NET
2 32 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.95%) SQL
4 29 (19.59%) Oracle
5 28 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 28 (18.92%) Finance
6 25 (16.89%) Java
7 24 (16.22%) C#
8 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
9 19 (12.84%) CRM
10 18 (12.16%) Windows
11 17 (11.49%) Python
12 16 (10.81%) CSS
12 16 (10.81%) Scrum
13 15 (10.14%) Migration
13 15 (10.14%) SharePoint
13 15 (10.14%) UNIX
13 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
14 14 (9.46%) HTML
14 14 (9.46%) TDD
15 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
15 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET
15 13 (8.78%) jQuery
16 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
16 12 (8.11%) SAP
16 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.11%) Banking
17 11 (7.43%) Fixed Income
17 11 (7.43%) LAN
17 11 (7.43%) WAN

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (10.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.70%) Node.js
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.03%) Documentum
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.35%) IIS
6 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.35%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (4.05%) MS Project
3 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Maximo
3 2 (1.35%) Workday HCM
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.35%) Documaker
3 2 (1.35%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.35%) RMDS
3 2 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.68%) Magento
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.68%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) LAN
1 11 (7.43%) WAN
2 9 (6.08%) Firewall
3 7 (4.73%) VPN
4 6 (4.05%) HTTP
5 5 (3.38%) SSL
6 4 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.03%) DNS
7 3 (2.03%) DHCP
7 3 (2.03%) Internet
8 2 (1.35%) Extranet
8 2 (1.35%) Intranet
8 2 (1.35%) PSTN
8 2 (1.35%) VoIP
8 2 (1.35%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.68%) Wireless
9 1 (0.68%) FTP
9 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.68%) CTI
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.03%) MySQL
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.35%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.35%) DB2
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) JIRA
2 5 (3.38%) Maven
2 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.03%) Subversion
4 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.35%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.35%) JUnit
4 2 (1.35%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.68%) Ant
5 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.68%) Jtest
5 1 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 28 (18.92%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Banking
3 6 (4.05%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.70%) Front Office
4 4 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (1.35%) Billing
5 2 (1.35%) Law
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.35%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) German Language
6 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.30%) .NET
2 16 (10.81%) CSS
3 14 (9.46%) HTML
4 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET
4 13 (8.78%) jQuery
5 11 (7.43%) Web Services
6 10 (6.76%) XML
7 8 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.73%) Spring
8 7 (4.73%) J2EE
8 7 (4.73%) XSLT
9 6 (4.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (4.05%) Backbone.js
9 6 (4.05%) WCF
9 6 (4.05%) RESTful
9 6 (4.05%) STL
9 6 (4.05%) Application Packaging
10 5 (3.38%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Fixed Income
2 6 (4.05%) Derivative
2 6 (4.05%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 6 (4.05%) Grid Computing
3 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) Replication
4 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.03%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.35%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.68%) Physics
6 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.68%) DataPower
6 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Arduino
6 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.16%) Windows
2 15 (10.14%) UNIX
3 7 (4.73%) Linux
4 6 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) AIX
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
8 1 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.84%) CRM
3 16 (10.81%) Scrum
4 15 (10.14%) Migration
4 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
5 14 (9.46%) TDD
6 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.08%) SOA
8 8 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (5.41%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.41%) OO
9 7 (4.73%) Project Management
9 7 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.73%) Analytics
9 7 (4.73%) BDD
9 7 (4.73%) Coaching
10 6 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.05%) ETL
10 6 (4.05%) ITIL
10 6 (4.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.95%) SQL
2 28 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (16.89%) Java
4 24 (16.22%) C#
5 17 (11.49%) Python
6 8 (5.41%) C++
7 7 (4.73%) PHP
8 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.70%) Jython
10 2 (1.35%) XPath
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.05%) Degree
3 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.35%) CCNA
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MCSD
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) MCSA
6 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.68%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.05%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.05%) Terminal Server
2 6 (4.05%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) Ansible
1 2 (1.35%) Puppet
1 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (19.59%) Oracle
2 22 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.11%) SAP
4 7 (4.73%) IBM
5 6 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.05%) McAfee
6 5 (3.38%) VMware
6 5 (3.38%) HP
6 5 (3.38%) Cisco
6 5 (3.38%) Citrix
7 4 (2.70%) Remedy
7 4 (2.70%) EMC
8 3 (2.03%) Google
8 3 (2.03%) Altiris
8 3 (2.03%) Cognos
8 3 (2.03%) Siebel
8 3 (2.03%) NetApp
9 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.35%) Reuters
9 2 (1.35%) BEA
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: €40 to €47 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago