The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 217 195 200
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 33 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 16
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £371 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-56.60% -18.46%
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
8541 8077 9134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.54% 92.76% 91.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4717 4319 4217
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 496 613
Average hourly rate £16.15 £16.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -13 8 £481 +10.00%
Hampshire -13 5 £540 - 2
Berkshire 0 4 - - 8
Surrey -12 2 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £450 +12.50%
East Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 2
M4 Corridor - - - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (36.05%) CRM
2 27 (31.40%) Oracle
3 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
4 20 (23.26%) .NET
5 18 (20.93%) C#
6 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
7 16 (18.60%) Java
7 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
9 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
9 14 (16.28%) SQL
9 14 (16.28%) XML
10 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (15.12%) Workflow
10 13 (15.12%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
12 11 (12.79%) CSS
12 11 (12.79%) HTML
12 11 (12.79%) Validation
12 11 (12.79%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (11.63%) Migration
13 10 (11.63%) Finance
13 10 (11.63%) MS Office
13 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
13 10 (11.63%) SQL Server

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (12.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
6 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.16%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Maximo
3 1 (1.16%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) SAN
2 2 (2.33%) X.400
2 2 (2.33%) X.500
2 2 (2.33%) NAS
2 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) DHCP
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.33%) EDRMS
2 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.98%) Maven
3 4 (4.65%) Ant
4 3 (3.49%) MSI
5 2 (2.33%) Subversion
5 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.33%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Selenium
5 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Back Office
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) .NET
2 14 (16.28%) XML
3 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.79%) CSS
4 11 (12.79%) HTML
5 10 (11.63%) WSDL
6 8 (9.30%) Spring
7 6 (6.98%) JSF
7 6 (6.98%) Ajax
7 6 (6.98%) JMS
7 6 (6.98%) J2EE
7 6 (6.98%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (4.65%) XSLT
8 4 (4.65%) Middleware
9 3 (3.49%) JSP
9 3 (3.49%) Web Services
9 3 (3.49%) jQuery
10 2 (2.33%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Learning Management System
2 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Open Source
4 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Social Network
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.16%) CESG
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) UNIX
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) openSUSE
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) CRM
2 16 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) Workflow
4 11 (12.79%) Validation
4 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.63%) Migration
6 9 (10.47%) Project Management
6 9 (10.47%) TDD
7 8 (9.30%) SOA
8 7 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.14%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) Campaign Management
9 5 (5.81%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.81%) OOD
9 5 (5.81%) ITIL
9 5 (5.81%) OO
10 3 (3.49%) Six Sigma
10 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) C#
2 16 (18.60%) Java
3 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.28%) SQL
4 5 (5.81%) C++
4 5 (5.81%) C
5 4 (4.65%) XPath
5 4 (4.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 4 (4.65%) XQuery
6 2 (2.33%) VBScript
6 2 (2.33%) VBA
6 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.16%) Groovy
7 1 (1.16%) XAML
7 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.33%) MCSE
4 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) NFS
3 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.33%) SCCM
3 2 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Oracle
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.14%) Neolane
4 5 (5.81%) VMware
5 4 (4.65%) EMC
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.49%) IBM
7 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 2 (2.33%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco
8 1 (1.16%) Apple
8 1 (1.16%) Clearswift
8 1 (1.16%) ArcSight
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