The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 200 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 51 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.62% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.65% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 16
Median daily rate £438 £440 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £340 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +95.65%
Technical Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7808 9352 8736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.72% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4740 5623 4842
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 436 465
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
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 the South East

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 19 £360 -18.87% 2
Hampshire +17 11 £444 -11.25% 1
Surrey +8 10 £438 -2.77% 4
West Sussex +9 9 £531 +51.78%
Middlesex -8 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 South East region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.89%) Java
4 21 (23.33%) Windows
5 18 (20.00%) SQL
6 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (15.56%) Unix
7 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.44%) Big Data
8 13 (14.44%) Oracle
8 13 (14.44%) VMware
8 13 (14.44%) Spring
9 12 (13.33%) Degree
9 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
10 11 (12.22%) SSL
11 10 (11.11%) ETL
11 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (11.11%) Service Management
11 10 (11.11%) Scala
11 10 (11.11%) JSON
11 10 (11.11%) Ruby
12 9 (10.00%) Hadoop
12 9 (10.00%) Python
12 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.00%) JUnit
12 9 (10.00%) XML
12 9 (10.00%) HTML
12 9 (10.00%) CSS
12 9 (10.00%) SDLC

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (6.67%) JBoss
2 5 (5.56%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.56%) GemFire
2 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.33%) Confluence
3 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Mule
5 1 (1.11%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.11%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (1.11%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (6.67%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.11%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.11%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) PaaS
2 5 (5.56%) GitHub
3 2 (2.22%) Office 365
4 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) SSL
2 8 (8.89%) IPsec
2 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.89%) VPN
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.11%) 2G
4 1 (1.11%) 3G
4 1 (1.11%) 4G
4 1 (1.11%) ATM
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) LTE
4 1 (1.11%) Node B
4 1 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.11%) RTP
4 1 (1.11%) SMS
4 1 (1.11%) VoIP
4 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) Big Data
2 9 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.89%) Apache Hive
3 8 (8.89%) HBase
4 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.56%) OLTP
6 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.22%) MySQL
7 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.11%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.00%) JUnit
3 8 (8.89%) Eclipse
4 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.67%) Subversion
6 5 (5.56%) Gradle
7 3 (3.33%) JIRA
7 3 (3.33%) Maven
8 2 (2.22%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.11%) JBehave
9 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (3.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Law
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.44%) Spring
2 10 (11.11%) JSON
3 9 (10.00%) CSS
3 9 (10.00%) HTML
3 9 (10.00%) XML
4 6 (6.67%) CSS3
4 6 (6.67%) HTML5
4 6 (6.67%) Web Services
5 5 (5.56%) .NET
5 5 (5.56%) Kafka
5 5 (5.56%) Play Framework
5 5 (5.56%) Spark Streaming
5 5 (5.56%) Spring Boot
5 5 (5.56%) Spring Integration
6 4 (4.44%) REST
7 3 (3.33%) Ajax
7 3 (3.33%) Django
7 3 (3.33%) jQuery
7 3 (3.33%) Modernizr
7 3 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) CMDB
2 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) User Experience
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.33%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) IVR
5 2 (2.22%) Replication
5 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 21 (23.33%) Windows
3 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.56%) Unix
5 8 (8.89%) CentOS
6 4 (4.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (11.11%) ETL
3 10 (11.11%) Scrum
3 10 (11.11%) Service Management
4 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (10.00%) SDLC
5 8 (8.89%) TDD
5 8 (8.89%) Web Development
6 7 (7.78%) BDD
7 6 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.67%) ITSM
7 6 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (6.67%) Line Management
7 6 (6.67%) Migration
7 6 (6.67%) Project Management
7 6 (6.67%) Workflow
7 6 (6.67%) Workflow Development
8 5 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) Java
2 18 (20.00%) SQL
3 10 (11.11%) Ruby
3 10 (11.11%) Scala
4 9 (10.00%) Python
5 8 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.78%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.67%) C#
8 5 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.22%) ABAP
10 2 (2.22%) C++
10 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
1 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) MCSE
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) vCloud
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (8.89%) vSphere
2 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) HDFS
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.33%) Docker
4 2 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) AirWatch
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) Oozie
3 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Oracle
1 13 (14.44%) VMware
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 6 (6.67%) BMC
3 6 (6.67%) Remedy
4 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 4 (4.44%) Netezza
5 4 (4.44%) SAP
6 3 (3.33%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.22%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.22%) Google
7 2 (2.22%) IBM
7 2 (2.22%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.11%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.11%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) SonicWALL
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