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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 223 221 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 39 48 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.51% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 26
Median daily rate £465 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £352 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £501 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
8361 8966 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4992 5118 4689
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 430 444
Median hourly rate £19.22 £16.14 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.06% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Surrey +3 17 £458 +1.66% 5
Berkshire -5 9 £380 -5.00% 6
Hampshire -8 9 £575 +53.33% 4
West Sussex -20 2 £458 +4.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £300 -
Kent +4 1 £800 +60.00%
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 30 (28.04%) Java
2 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.43%) SQL
4 22 (20.56%) Linux
5 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
6 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (16.82%) Windows
8 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
8 17 (15.89%) Change Management
9 16 (14.95%) XML
9 16 (14.95%) SC Cleared
10 14 (13.08%) .NET
10 14 (13.08%) JBoss
11 13 (12.15%) Oracle
11 13 (12.15%) C#
12 12 (11.21%) Project Management
13 11 (10.28%) Web Services
13 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (10.28%) Scrum
13 11 (10.28%) Presales
14 10 (9.35%) Migration
14 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
14 10 (9.35%) SSL
15 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
15 9 (8.41%) Unix
15 9 (8.41%) Integration Testing
15 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
16 8 (7.48%) SDLC
16 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server

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 14 (13.08%) JBoss
2 7 (6.54%) IIS
2 7 (6.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.80%) Confluence
4 2 (1.87%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.87%) Mule
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.93%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.93%) Endur
2 1 (0.93%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Traffica
2 1 (0.93%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) SSL
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 4 (3.74%) IPsec
3 4 (3.74%) MPLS
4 3 (2.80%) LAN
4 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.80%) WAN
5 2 (1.87%) 3G
5 2 (1.87%) ATM
5 2 (1.87%) BGP
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.87%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.87%) HSRP
5 2 (1.87%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.87%) RNC
5 2 (1.87%) VoIP
5 2 (1.87%) WLAN
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) LTE
6 1 (0.93%) Node B
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) Big Data
2 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.74%) DB2
4 3 (2.80%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.87%) HBase
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.54%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.54%) JUnit
2 7 (6.54%) Maven
3 4 (3.74%) JBehave
3 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.80%) JIRA
5 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
5 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.87%) Subversion
5 2 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Law
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Front Office
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) XML
2 14 (13.08%) .NET
3 11 (10.28%) Web Services
4 7 (6.54%) JCE
5 5 (4.67%) HTML
5 5 (4.67%) JSP
5 5 (4.67%) Spring
6 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.74%) CSS
6 4 (3.74%) J2EE
6 4 (3.74%) Java EE
7 3 (2.80%) EJB
7 3 (2.80%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.80%) SOAP
7 3 (2.80%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.87%) jQuery
8 2 (1.87%) Struts
8 2 (1.87%) WCF
8 2 (1.87%) WPF
8 2 (1.87%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Algorithms
1 7 (6.54%) Cryptography
1 7 (6.54%) PKI
2 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) CMDB
4 2 (1.87%) Fintech
4 2 (1.87%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.87%) iPad
4 2 (1.87%) NHS
4 2 (1.87%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) IVR
5 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Linux
2 18 (16.82%) Windows
3 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (8.41%) Unix
5 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.80%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (15.89%) Change Management
4 12 (11.21%) Project Management
5 11 (10.28%) Presales
5 11 (10.28%) Scrum
6 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
6 10 (9.35%) Migration
7 9 (8.41%) Integration Testing
7 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.48%) ETL
8 8 (7.48%) Information Management
8 8 (7.48%) SDLC
9 7 (6.54%) Data Management
9 7 (6.54%) MVC
10 6 (5.61%) Master Data Management
10 6 (5.61%) TDD
11 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.04%) Java
2 24 (22.43%) SQL
3 13 (12.15%) C#
4 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.61%) Python
4 6 (5.61%) Ruby
5 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.74%) C++
6 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.74%) Jython
7 2 (1.87%) ABAP
7 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.80%) CCIE
6 2 (1.87%) CCNP
6 2 (1.87%) MCSE
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.93%) MCITP
7 1 (0.93%) VCP4
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) GLP
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.74%) vSphere
4 3 (2.80%) vCloud
5 2 (1.87%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.74%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.87%) Oozie
3 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.87%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Netcool
4 1 (0.93%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.93%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle
2 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.54%) Ab Initio
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco
4 6 (5.61%) IBM
4 6 (5.61%) SAP
5 5 (4.67%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) HP
6 4 (3.74%) Informatica
6 4 (3.74%) Netezza
6 4 (3.74%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.74%) Siebel
6 4 (3.74%) Sybase
7 2 (1.87%) BMC
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix
7 2 (1.87%) Huawei
7 2 (1.87%) hybris
7 2 (1.87%) Remedy
7 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.87%) TIBCO
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