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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 83 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 14 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.99% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.04% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £500 £513 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +57.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.88%
Technical 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
1718 1449 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.60% 95.58% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 781 613
Median daily rate £383 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 62 64
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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
Stockport - 1 £200 -
Technical Leader
North West

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Manchester region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) XML
4 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 8 (22.22%) JUnit
6 8 (22.22%) JSP
6 8 (22.22%) Spring
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) CSS
7 7 (19.44%) C#
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) MySQL
8 6 (16.67%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) BPEL
9 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.89%) PeopleTools
9 5 (13.89%) PeopleCode
9 5 (13.89%) SQR
9 5 (13.89%) ERP
9 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (13.89%) Web Services
9 5 (13.89%) Unix
9 5 (13.89%) CRM

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 4 (11.11%) Confluence
1 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) JUnit
2 5 (13.89%) PeopleTools
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) XML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) JSP
3 8 (22.22%) Spring
4 7 (19.44%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) Web Services
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.11%) J2EE
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 4 (11.11%) XSD
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (5.56%) XSLT
9 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) BPEL
5 5 (13.89%) CRM
5 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
5 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
5 5 (13.89%) System Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Time Management
5 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.11%) B2C
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) PeopleCode
4 5 (13.89%) SQR
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) AWK
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
2 1 (2.78%) CISM
2 1 (2.78%) CISMP
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) WCAG
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
1 5 (13.89%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (11.11%) hybris
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) EPiServer
3 3 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) IronPort
5 1 (2.78%) Talend