The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.80% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.85% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 11
Median daily rate £525 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
1298 1771 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 95.01% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 1016 803
Median daily rate £375 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 54 65
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
Salford - 2 £525 -
Technical Leader
North West

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) Sass
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Games
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (15.38%) React
5 1 (7.69%) BYOD
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.69%) PBX
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Ajax
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) Node.js
2 6 (46.15%) Sass
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) React
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow