The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 249 287 299
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 178 148 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 91 90
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £325 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £401
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £33.28 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +120.68%
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 29 £525 +16.66% 8
Croydon -16 5 £588 +34.28%
Docklands, London -3 1 £575 +4.54%
Feltham - 1 - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 London region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 138 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (30.19%) Finance
3 91 (28.62%) Java
4 81 (25.47%) TDD
5 74 (23.27%) Scrum
6 46 (14.47%) Banking
6 46 (14.47%) BDD
7 44 (13.84%) SQL
8 40 (12.58%) Migration
9 39 (12.26%) Oracle
10 37 (11.64%) JavaScript
11 35 (11.01%) HTML
12 33 (10.38%) REST
13 32 (10.06%) DevOps
14 31 (9.75%) RESTful
15 29 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (9.12%) .NET
15 29 (9.12%) Open Source
16 28 (8.81%) SQL Server
16 28 (8.81%) Big Data
17 27 (8.49%) Linux
18 26 (8.18%) CSS
18 26 (8.18%) Web Services
18 26 (8.18%) NoSQL
19 25 (7.86%) Cucumber
19 25 (7.86%) Hadoop
19 25 (7.86%) Mentoring
20 24 (7.55%) Coaching
20 24 (7.55%) ETL
21 23 (7.23%) Kanban

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 16 (5.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.77%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.83%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.52%) Confluence
5 7 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.89%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.89%) CMS
7 4 (1.26%) Drupal
7 4 (1.26%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.26%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.26%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.94%) Mule
9 2 (0.63%) Apache
9 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.63%) IIS
9 2 (0.63%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) HipChat
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.31%) HFM
4 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.31%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.31%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.46%) Office 365
4 7 (2.20%) PaaS
5 6 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.26%) Slack
6 4 (1.26%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.94%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.94%) SaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.63%) IaaS
8 2 (0.63%) Trello
8 2 (0.63%) Yammer
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.31%) G Suite
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.31%) Responsys
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.09%) Firewall
2 11 (3.46%) HTTP
3 10 (3.14%) Internet
4 9 (2.83%) LAN
4 9 (2.83%) WAN
5 8 (2.52%) VPN
6 7 (2.20%) Wireless
7 6 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (1.57%) Network Security
9 4 (1.26%) DMZ
9 4 (1.26%) SSL
10 3 (0.94%) BGP
10 3 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.94%) DNS
10 3 (0.94%) IPsec
10 3 (0.94%) OSPF
10 3 (0.94%) VRRP
11 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.63%) HSRP
11 2 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.81%) Big Data
1 28 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.86%) Hadoop
4 22 (6.92%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.66%) MySQL
6 16 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (3.14%) HBase
10 9 (2.83%) Apache Hive
11 8 (2.52%) Flink
11 8 (2.52%) SAP HANA
11 8 (2.52%) Sqoop
12 7 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.26%) DB2
13 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (7.86%) Cucumber
2 16 (5.03%) JIRA
2 16 (5.03%) JUnit
3 15 (4.72%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.40%) Mockito
5 9 (2.83%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.89%) Maven
7 4 (1.26%) Selenium
7 4 (1.26%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.94%) Subversion
8 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.63%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.63%) Hudson
9 2 (0.63%) jMock
9 2 (0.63%) NUnit
9 2 (0.63%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.63%) TestNG
9 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (30.19%) Finance
2 46 (14.47%) Banking
3 22 (6.92%) Retail
4 15 (4.72%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.14%) General Ledger
6 8 (2.52%) Marketing
6 8 (2.52%) Publishing
7 7 (2.20%) Legal
8 5 (1.57%) Law
9 4 (1.26%) Front Office
10 3 (0.94%) Advertising
10 3 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.63%) Games
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.01%) HTML
2 33 (10.38%) REST
3 31 (9.75%) RESTful
4 29 (9.12%) .NET
5 26 (8.18%) CSS
5 26 (8.18%) Web Services
6 21 (6.60%) HTML5
7 18 (5.66%) CSS3
7 18 (5.66%) JSON
7 18 (5.66%) Node.js
7 18 (5.66%) Spring
8 16 (5.03%) Hibernate
8 16 (5.03%) J2EE
9 15 (4.72%) Play Framework
10 14 (4.40%) AngularJS
11 12 (3.77%) ASP.NET
11 12 (3.77%) SOAP
12 11 (3.46%) XML
13 10 (3.14%) Django
14 9 (2.83%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (5.35%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.09%) Data Integration
3 10 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.52%) Semantic Web
5 7 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.26%) Fintech
7 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.94%) User Experience
8 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.63%) AS400
9 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.63%) iPad
9 2 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.49%) Linux
2 22 (6.92%) Unix
3 20 (6.29%) Windows
4 7 (2.20%) Solaris
5 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) SUSE
10 1 (0.31%) VMS
10 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.47%) TDD
3 74 (23.27%) Scrum
4 46 (14.47%) BDD
5 40 (12.58%) Migration
6 32 (10.06%) DevOps
7 29 (9.12%) Open Source
7 29 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.86%) Mentoring
9 24 (7.55%) Coaching
9 24 (7.55%) ETL
10 23 (7.23%) Kanban
11 21 (6.60%) Change Management
11 21 (6.60%) Data Management
11 21 (6.60%) Microservices
12 20 (6.29%) Configuration Management
12 20 (6.29%) E-Commerce
12 20 (6.29%) Project Management
13 19 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.62%) Java
2 44 (13.84%) SQL
3 37 (11.64%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.92%) Scala
5 17 (5.35%) C#
6 14 (4.40%) Python
7 13 (4.09%) Perl
8 11 (3.46%) PHP
8 11 (3.46%) Ruby
9 5 (1.57%) Groovy
9 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.26%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.26%) Clojure
10 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.94%) Haskell
11 3 (0.94%) Korn
11 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.94%) XPath
12 2 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (3.77%) Degree
2 9 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.20%) MCSE
4 7 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.57%) CCA
6 5 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.63%) CCIE
8 2 (0.63%) CCNP
8 2 (0.63%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.63%) MCITP
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) MCSA
9 1 (0.31%) MCTS
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.31%) PMP
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.09%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) FATCA
3 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.09%) Docker
2 9 (2.83%) HDFS
3 7 (2.20%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.63%) vSphere
7 1 (0.31%) Varnish
7 1 (0.31%) vCloud
7 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (1.89%) Kibana
1 6 (1.89%) logstash
1 6 (1.89%) Oozie
2 5 (1.57%) Grafana
2 5 (1.57%) rkt
3 4 (1.26%) SCCM
4 3 (0.94%) Ansible
4 3 (0.94%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.94%) Puppet
5 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.31%) OpenView
6 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (12.26%) Oracle
2 21 (6.60%) SAP
3 19 (5.97%) Cisco
4 18 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 17 (5.35%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.83%) VMware
7 7 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.89%) Ab Initio
8 6 (1.89%) IBM
9 5 (1.57%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.57%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.57%) Netezza
9 5 (1.57%) Splunk
10 4 (1.26%) hybris
10 4 (1.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 4 (1.26%) Sybase
10 4 (1.26%) Teradata
10 4 (1.26%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.94%) ATG
11 3 (0.94%) Informatica
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago