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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
England / London
Rank 252 269 275
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 155 132 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.64% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 79 98
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £660 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £33.28 £35.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -

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
18379 19532 20026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.86% 95.16% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13143 13698 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 305 351
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.47% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -2 19 £515 +47.14% 4
Croydon -7 4 £588 +23.68%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £405 -
Uxbridge - 1 £500 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 119 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (26.89%) Finance
3 79 (25.90%) Java
4 65 (21.31%) TDD
4 65 (21.31%) Scrum
5 44 (14.43%) Banking
6 40 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 38 (12.46%) BDD
8 37 (12.13%) Oracle
9 36 (11.80%) Migration
10 34 (11.15%) DevOps
11 33 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (10.82%) HTML
12 32 (10.49%) SQL
13 31 (10.16%) .NET
14 30 (9.84%) Mentoring
15 29 (9.51%) REST
16 28 (9.18%) RESTful
17 26 (8.52%) SQL Server
17 26 (8.52%) SAP
17 26 (8.52%) Linux
17 26 (8.52%) Salesforce.com
17 26 (8.52%) Big Data
18 25 (8.20%) E-Commerce
18 25 (8.20%) Retail
19 23 (7.54%) Change Management
19 23 (7.54%) Web Services
20 22 (7.21%) Project Management
20 22 (7.21%) Hadoop
20 22 (7.21%) Amazon AWS

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 17 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.26%) CMS
3 10 (3.28%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.62%) Confluence
6 6 (1.97%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.97%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.64%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.31%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.31%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.98%) Drupal
10 2 (0.66%) Apache
10 2 (0.66%) IIS
10 2 (0.66%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.66%) nginx
10 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.62%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.33%) HFM
5 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.33%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.59%) Office 365
4 7 (2.30%) PaaS
5 6 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (1.31%) Slack
7 3 (0.98%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.98%) SaaS
7 3 (0.98%) Yammer
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.66%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.33%) Responsys
9 1 (0.33%) Route 53
9 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.25%) Firewall
2 12 (3.93%) Internet
3 10 (3.28%) HTTP
4 8 (2.62%) LAN
4 8 (2.62%) VPN
4 8 (2.62%) WAN
5 6 (1.97%) Wireless
6 5 (1.64%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (1.64%) Network Security
7 4 (1.31%) DMZ
7 4 (1.31%) DNS
7 4 (1.31%) SSL
8 3 (0.98%) FTP
9 2 (0.66%) BGP
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.66%) IPsec
9 2 (0.66%) OSPF
9 2 (0.66%) SAN
9 2 (0.66%) SSH
9 2 (0.66%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.52%) Big Data
1 26 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.21%) Hadoop
2 22 (7.21%) NoSQL
3 20 (6.56%) MySQL
4 16 (5.25%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.28%) HBase
6 9 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.62%) Apache Hive
7 8 (2.62%) Flink
7 8 (2.62%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.62%) SAP HANA
7 8 (2.62%) Sqoop
8 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.31%) Endeca
9 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.21%) Cucumber
2 16 (5.25%) JIRA
3 14 (4.59%) JUnit
3 14 (4.59%) Mockito
4 11 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.97%) Maven
6 4 (1.31%) Subversion
6 4 (1.31%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.66%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.66%) GitLab
8 2 (0.66%) Gradle
8 2 (0.66%) Hudson
8 2 (0.66%) jMock
8 2 (0.66%) NUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Selenium
8 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (26.89%) Finance
2 44 (14.43%) Banking
3 25 (8.20%) Retail
4 13 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.28%) General Ledger
6 9 (2.95%) Publishing
7 8 (2.62%) Marketing
8 5 (1.64%) Legal
8 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.98%) Advertising
9 3 (0.98%) Front Office
9 3 (0.98%) Law
9 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Games
10 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.82%) HTML
2 31 (10.16%) .NET
3 29 (9.51%) REST
4 28 (9.18%) RESTful
5 23 (7.54%) Web Services
6 17 (5.57%) CSS
6 17 (5.57%) J2EE
7 15 (4.92%) HTML5
8 14 (4.59%) ASP.NET
8 14 (4.59%) JSON
9 13 (4.26%) LAMP
9 13 (4.26%) Node.js
10 12 (3.93%) CSS3
10 12 (3.93%) Play Framework
10 12 (3.93%) Spring
11 11 (3.61%) SOAP
11 11 (3.61%) XHTML
11 11 (3.61%) XML
12 10 (3.28%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.95%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.56%) Data Integration
2 17 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.59%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.64%) Semantic Web
5 5 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.64%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.31%) iPad
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.98%) User Experience
8 2 (0.66%) AS400
8 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Equities
9 1 (0.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.52%) Linux
2 21 (6.89%) Unix
2 21 (6.89%) Windows
3 7 (2.30%) Solaris
4 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) AIX
7 2 (0.66%) SUSE
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.31%) Scrum
2 65 (21.31%) TDD
3 38 (12.46%) BDD
4 36 (11.80%) Migration
5 34 (11.15%) DevOps
6 33 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (9.84%) Mentoring
8 25 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.54%) Change Management
10 22 (7.21%) Microservices
10 22 (7.21%) Project Management
11 21 (6.89%) Data Management
12 20 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (6.56%) Open Source
13 19 (6.23%) Data Modelling
13 19 (6.23%) Web Development
14 18 (5.90%) CRM
14 18 (5.90%) High Availability
15 17 (5.57%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 79 (25.90%) Java
2 40 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 32 (10.49%) SQL
4 19 (6.23%) Scala
5 18 (5.90%) PHP
6 16 (5.25%) C#
7 13 (4.26%) Perl
7 13 (4.26%) Python
8 7 (2.30%) Ruby
9 5 (1.64%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.31%) Korn
10 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.98%) Groovy
11 3 (0.98%) XPath
12 2 (0.66%) Clojure
12 2 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.66%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (4.26%) Degree
2 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.30%) MCSE
3 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.64%) CCA
5 5 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.66%) CCIE
7 2 (0.66%) CCNP
7 2 (0.66%) JNCIP
7 2 (0.66%) MCITP
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.33%) MCTS
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.61%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) FATCA
3 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (4.92%) Docker
2 8 (2.62%) HDFS
3 7 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.98%) vSphere
6 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) Varnish
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) Ansible
1 6 (1.97%) Kibana
1 6 (1.97%) logstash
1 6 (1.97%) Oozie
1 6 (1.97%) Puppet
2 5 (1.64%) Grafana
2 5 (1.64%) rkt
3 4 (1.31%) SCCM
4 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.66%) Terraform
6 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (12.13%) Oracle
2 26 (8.52%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (8.52%) SAP
3 16 (5.25%) Cisco
3 16 (5.25%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.61%) VMware
5 8 (2.62%) Splunk
6 7 (2.30%) Ab Initio
6 7 (2.30%) hybris
6 7 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.97%) ATG
8 5 (1.64%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.64%) IBM
9 4 (1.31%) Apigee
9 4 (1.31%) F5
9 4 (1.31%) Informatica
9 4 (1.31%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.31%) Sybase
9 4 (1.31%) Teradata
10 3 (0.98%) Infor
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