The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 32 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 16 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.46% - 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% - 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 7
Average daily rate
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£440 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £440 £408
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +7.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £23.00 £53.00
% change year-on-year
+108.69% -56.60%
Technical Leader
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
349 212 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.21% 93.81% 98.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 131 108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
1 15 (68.18%) Node.js
1 15 (68.18%) GitHub
2 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Publishing
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) SOA
5 6 (27.27%) Kanban
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) XPath
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (22.73%) XQuery
6 5 (22.73%) JSP
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) UML

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (68.18%) Node.js
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) GitHub
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Ant
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (22.73%) JSP
2 5 (22.73%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) XSLT
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) JSF
2 5 (22.73%) Ajax
3 4 (18.18%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
2 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) SOA
5 6 (27.27%) Kanban
6 5 (22.73%) UML
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) XQuery
3 5 (22.73%) XPath
3 5 (22.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle