The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Design Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Design Lead
Rank 105 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Design Leader 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £420
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Technical Design Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1722 1368 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.03% 95.80% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 992 790 602
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -22.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Design Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Design Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Design Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Design Leader Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Design Leader
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Design 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 Design Leader in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) VSAM
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

Technical Design Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical Design 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 Design Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec