The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 1.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £34.50
Technical Leader
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 122 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 85.89% 91.04% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 77 22
Average daily rate £395 £348 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.50% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Technical Leader
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
4 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) HP