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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 188 203 216
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 54 69 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.72% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.76% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 48 38
Median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £398 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £549 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £48.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +120.68%
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
7228 9049 9230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.61% 94.91% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4209 5243 5063
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 511 507
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.64 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +10.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +16 26 £388 -3.12% 6
Hampshire +32 13 £550 - 4
Buckinghamshire +19 5 - -
Surrey +9 5 £375 -25.00% 4
West Sussex -2 3 £475 +5.55% 1
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 38 (32.76%) Linux
2 30 (25.86%) Windows
3 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.41%) Java
5 25 (21.55%) Unix
6 23 (19.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (17.24%) SQL
7 20 (17.24%) VMware
8 18 (15.52%) Big Data
9 17 (14.66%) Degree
10 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
10 15 (12.93%) PaaS
11 14 (12.07%) Hadoop
11 14 (12.07%) Spring
11 14 (12.07%) Scrum
11 14 (12.07%) Oracle
12 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.21%) Cisco
12 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
12 13 (11.21%) JSON
12 13 (11.21%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
13 12 (10.34%) Service Management
13 12 (10.34%) Middleware
13 12 (10.34%) ETL
14 11 (9.48%) VPN
14 11 (9.48%) SAN
14 11 (9.48%) CSS
14 11 (9.48%) Scala
14 11 (9.48%) vSphere

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 (5.17%) Apache
1 6 (5.17%) Apache Spark
1 6 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (5.17%) GemFire
1 6 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.59%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.72%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) Confluence
3 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.86%) JBoss
4 1 (0.86%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (0.86%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (5.17%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.72%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.86%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.93%) PaaS
2 6 (5.17%) GitHub
3 5 (4.31%) IaaS
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.48%) SAN
2 11 (9.48%) VPN
3 10 (8.62%) IPsec
3 10 (8.62%) SSL
4 9 (7.76%) LAN
5 6 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.31%) VoIP
7 4 (3.45%) Firewall
7 4 (3.45%) MPLS
7 4 (3.45%) WAN
8 3 (2.59%) WLAN
9 2 (1.72%) BGP
9 2 (1.72%) HTTP
10 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.86%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.86%) OSPF
10 1 (0.86%) RTP
10 1 (0.86%) VLAN
10 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.52%) Big Data
2 14 (12.07%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.76%) Apache Hive
3 9 (7.76%) HBase
4 6 (5.17%) OLTP
5 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.86%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.86%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.86%) Lumira
7 1 (0.86%) MySQL
7 1 (0.86%) Redis
7 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.76%) JUnit
3 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.17%) Gradle
4 6 (5.17%) Subversion
5 2 (1.72%) JIRA
5 2 (1.72%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.86%) JBehave
6 1 (0.86%) Mockito
6 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
1 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.17%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Automotive
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) Spring
2 13 (11.21%) JSON
3 12 (10.34%) Middleware
4 11 (9.48%) CSS
5 10 (8.62%) HTML
6 7 (6.03%) CSS3
6 7 (6.03%) HTML5
6 7 (6.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (6.03%) XML
7 6 (5.17%) Kafka
7 6 (5.17%) Spark Streaming
7 6 (5.17%) Spring Boot
7 6 (5.17%) Spring Integration
7 6 (5.17%) Web Services
8 5 (4.31%) J2EE
8 5 (4.31%) Play Framework
9 4 (3.45%) EJB
9 4 (3.45%) jQuery
9 4 (3.45%) Modernizr
9 4 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.17%) CMDB
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) User Experience
4 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.72%) IVR
6 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.72%) Replication
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) NHS
7 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.76%) Linux
2 30 (25.86%) Windows
3 25 (21.55%) Unix
4 23 (19.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.62%) CentOS
6 7 (6.03%) Solaris
7 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.59%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.86%) Debian
10 1 (0.86%) SUSE
10 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (12.07%) Scrum
3 13 (11.21%) Mentoring
4 12 (10.34%) ETL
4 12 (10.34%) Service Management
5 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.62%) Data Modelling
5 10 (8.62%) TDD
5 10 (8.62%) Web Development
6 9 (7.76%) BDD
6 9 (7.76%) SDLC
7 8 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.03%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.03%) Migration
8 7 (6.03%) Process Improvement
9 6 (5.17%) Benchmarking
9 6 (5.17%) ITSM
9 6 (5.17%) Project Management
9 6 (5.17%) Validation
9 6 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) Java
2 20 (17.24%) SQL
3 11 (9.48%) Scala
4 8 (6.90%) Ruby
4 8 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.03%) Python
6 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.31%) C#
8 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) CCNP
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.86%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (9.48%) vSphere
2 10 (8.62%) vCloud
3 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.17%) HDFS
5 3 (2.59%) Apache Flume
5 3 (2.59%) Docker
6 2 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 4 (3.45%) SCCM
2 3 (2.59%) Oozie
3 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) VMware
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle
3 13 (11.21%) Cisco
3 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.76%) IBM
4 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.90%) Ab Initio
6 7 (6.03%) TIBCO
7 6 (5.17%) BMC
7 6 (5.17%) Remedy
8 5 (4.31%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.45%) Netezza
9 4 (3.45%) SAP
10 3 (2.59%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.72%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.72%) Google
11 2 (1.72%) Jaspersoft
11 2 (1.72%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.72%) Veritas
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