The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 59 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% - 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £434
% change year-on-year
- +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -18.18%
Technical Leader
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
665 911 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.11% 93.63% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 556 410
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 44
Median hourly rate £22.35 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Reading region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) GemFire
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) OLTP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat