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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 326 333 302
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 77 62 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 65
Average daily rate
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£463 £510 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.70% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £38.11
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +9 17 £358 -26.66% 7
Brentford - 3 £375 -
Feltham - 1 £500 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 47 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 38 (21.97%) Java
3 28 (16.18%) .NET
4 27 (15.61%) Migration
4 27 (15.61%) Banking
5 26 (15.03%) SQL
6 23 (13.29%) HTML
6 23 (13.29%) C#
6 23 (13.29%) Windows
7 22 (12.72%) Web Services
7 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
8 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
8 21 (12.14%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (10.98%) CRM
9 19 (10.98%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.98%) Scrum
10 18 (10.40%) TDD
11 17 (9.83%) Oracle
12 16 (9.25%) Investment Banking
12 16 (9.25%) Data Migration
13 15 (8.67%) CSS
13 15 (8.67%) Linux
13 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
14 14 (8.09%) Front Office
15 13 (7.51%) MVC
15 13 (7.51%) SAS
15 13 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (7.51%) HTML5
16 12 (6.94%) Analytics

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (7.51%) SAS
2 11 (6.36%) Node.js
3 10 (5.78%) CICS
4 5 (2.89%) Apache
4 5 (2.89%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.31%) IIS
6 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.16%) K2 blackpearl
6 2 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) MS Project
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) SAP ERP
1 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.31%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.58%) Documaker
5 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.58%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.58%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.58%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.05%) DNS
2 6 (3.47%) SAN
2 6 (3.47%) NAS
3 4 (2.31%) Internet
4 3 (1.73%) FCoE
4 3 (1.73%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.73%) HTTP
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.16%) SSL
5 2 (1.16%) PBX
5 2 (1.16%) LDAP
5 2 (1.16%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.16%) Softphone
6 1 (0.58%) IPsec
6 1 (0.58%) Wireless
6 1 (0.58%) MPLS
6 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.58%) VLAN
6 1 (0.58%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) DB2
3 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.31%) Essbase
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.31%) Big Data
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.16%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.16%) OLAP
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.16%) DTS
7 2 (1.16%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Selenium
1 6 (3.47%) Grunt
2 5 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.89%) Subversion
3 4 (2.31%) JUnit
3 4 (2.31%) NUnit
3 4 (2.31%) ProC
3 4 (2.31%) JIRA
3 4 (2.31%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.73%) QUnit
4 3 (1.73%) Bower
4 3 (1.73%) webpack
4 3 (1.73%) RSpec
4 3 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (1.73%) Moq
4 3 (1.73%) Mockito
4 3 (1.73%) Mocha
4 3 (1.73%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.73%) Maven
4 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 27 (15.61%) Banking
3 16 (9.25%) Investment Banking
4 14 (8.09%) Front Office
5 3 (1.73%) Advertising
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.18%) .NET
2 23 (13.29%) HTML
3 22 (12.72%) Web Services
4 15 (8.67%) CSS
5 13 (7.51%) HTML5
6 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET
6 11 (6.36%) AngularJS
6 11 (6.36%) jQuery
7 8 (4.62%) CSS3
8 7 (4.05%) WCF
8 7 (4.05%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.05%) Spring
9 6 (3.47%) XML
9 6 (3.47%) REST
9 6 (3.47%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.89%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (2.89%) J2EE
11 4 (2.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.36%) Video on Demand
2 10 (5.78%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.47%) Open Source
3 6 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.31%) Derivative
4 4 (2.31%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.31%) User Experience
5 3 (1.73%) Social Media
5 3 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) iPhone
6 2 (1.16%) CMDB
6 2 (1.16%) Social Network
6 2 (1.16%) iPad
6 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.29%) Windows
2 15 (8.67%) Linux
3 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) UNIX
5 4 (2.31%) Solaris
5 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.16%) Android
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) Debian
8 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.61%) Migration
3 19 (10.98%) CRM
3 19 (10.98%) E-Commerce
3 19 (10.98%) Scrum
4 18 (10.40%) TDD
5 16 (9.25%) Data Migration
6 13 (7.51%) MVC
6 13 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (6.94%) Analytics
7 12 (6.94%) ETL
8 11 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.36%) OO
8 11 (6.36%) Waterfall
8 11 (6.36%) BDD
9 9 (5.20%) SOA
9 9 (5.20%) ITIL
9 9 (5.20%) Identity Management
10 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.97%) Java
2 26 (15.03%) SQL
3 23 (13.29%) C#
4 22 (12.72%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.78%) COBOL
5 10 (5.78%) Assembly Language
6 6 (3.47%) Python
6 6 (3.47%) Ruby
7 4 (2.31%) C++
7 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.73%) C
9 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.16%) VB
9 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.58%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.20%) Degree
2 4 (2.31%) PMP
2 4 (2.31%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.16%) MCP
3 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) NCDA
4 1 (0.58%) VCAP
4 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) MCSE
4 1 (0.58%) MCAD
4 1 (0.58%) MCSD
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.16%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.73%) NFS
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.58%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Control-M
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (12.14%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (9.83%) Oracle
3 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.20%) VMware
5 7 (4.05%) SAP
6 6 (3.47%) Informatica
6 6 (3.47%) NetApp
7 5 (2.89%) HP
8 4 (2.31%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.31%) Infragistics
8 4 (2.31%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.73%) Symantec
9 3 (1.73%) Google
9 3 (1.73%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.16%) Cognos
10 2 (1.16%) Remedy
11 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.58%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.58%) Ruckus Wireless
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