The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £46.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +102.17%
Technical Leader
South 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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
220 303 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.35% 97.74% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 161 246
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £35.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Somerset