The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 88 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £45.50 £72.50
% change year-on-year
-49.45% -37.24%
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
1355 1027 1207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.51% 92.27% 91.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 515 616
Average daily rate £338 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 70 85
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £9.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £33.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Salford - - - -
Technical Leader
North West

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JMS
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Batch
3 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JMS
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Batch
3 1 (14.29%) JAX-RS
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) Drools
3 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) EAI
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) VMware