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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
England / South East
Rank 188 192 231
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 54 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.76% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.81% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 51 18
Median daily rate £415 £494 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.89% +23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £347 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £65.00 - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £50.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +29.03%

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
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +15 37 £419 -14.54% 2
Hampshire +12 11 £415 -24.54% 6
Surrey -6 3 £575 +9.52% 3
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £406 - 3
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 21 (19.27%) Windows
2 21 (19.27%) Java
3 20 (18.35%) VMware
4 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.76%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
5 15 (13.76%) Cisco
6 14 (12.84%) Oracle
6 14 (12.84%) Retail
6 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
7 13 (11.93%) WFM
7 13 (11.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (11.93%) Unix
8 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
8 12 (11.01%) PaaS
9 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (10.09%) Red Hat
9 11 (10.09%) LAN
10 10 (9.17%) Middleware
10 10 (9.17%) Finance
10 10 (9.17%) Migration
10 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
10 10 (9.17%) Process Improvement
10 10 (9.17%) Big Data
11 9 (8.26%) Degree
11 9 (8.26%) Hadoop
11 9 (8.26%) Firewall
11 9 (8.26%) SAN
11 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management

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 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.59%) Documentum
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
3 3 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.75%) GemFire
3 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.83%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) PaaS
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.50%) IaaS
4 4 (3.67%) Office 365
5 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.75%) GitHub
6 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) LAN
2 9 (8.26%) Firewall
2 9 (8.26%) SAN
3 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.50%) MPLS
4 6 (5.50%) VoIP
4 6 (5.50%) WAN
5 5 (4.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.59%) VPN
6 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.67%) SSL
6 4 (3.67%) WLAN
7 3 (2.75%) HTTP
7 3 (2.75%) IPsec
8 2 (1.83%) BGP
8 2 (1.83%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.83%) Wireless
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.92%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) Big Data
2 9 (8.26%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.67%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.75%) HBase
4 3 (2.75%) OLTP
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.92%) Impala
6 1 (0.92%) Lumira
6 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.42%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.42%) JUnit
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.75%) Gradle
5 2 (1.83%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.83%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Mockito
6 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (12.84%) Retail
2 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.17%) Finance
4 4 (3.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Automotive
5 2 (1.83%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) Middleware
2 8 (7.34%) JSON
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (6.42%) Spring
4 6 (5.50%) CSS
4 6 (5.50%) Web Services
5 5 (4.59%) HTML
5 5 (4.59%) Spring Boot
6 4 (3.67%) CSS3
6 4 (3.67%) HTML5
6 4 (3.67%) Kafka
6 4 (3.67%) WDK
6 4 (3.67%) XML
7 3 (2.75%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.75%) J2EE
7 3 (2.75%) REST
7 3 (2.75%) Spark Streaming
7 3 (2.75%) Spring Integration
8 2 (1.83%) Dropwizard
8 2 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
3 2 (1.83%) IVR
3 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.83%) PKI
3 2 (1.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.92%) CMDB
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Life Science
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 21 (19.27%) Windows
3 13 (11.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (11.93%) Unix
4 8 (7.34%) Solaris
5 3 (2.75%) CentOS
5 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.92%) Debian
6 1 (0.92%) SUSE
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.76%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (11.93%) WFM
4 10 (9.17%) Migration
4 10 (9.17%) Process Improvement
5 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.34%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.34%) High Availability
7 7 (6.42%) BCP
7 7 (6.42%) BDD
7 7 (6.42%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.42%) ITIL
7 7 (6.42%) Scrum
7 7 (6.42%) TDD
7 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.42%) Workforce Optimisation
8 6 (5.50%) Microservices
8 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.27%) Java
2 4 (3.67%) C#
2 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.67%) Scala
2 4 (3.67%) SQL
3 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.83%) Python
4 2 (1.83%) Ruby
5 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.17%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) Degree
4 7 (6.42%) Avaya Certification
5 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.67%) CCNA
6 4 (3.67%) CCNP
7 2 (1.83%) MCSE
7 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.92%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.92%) HNC
8 1 (0.92%) HND
8 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) GPG13
2 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.59%) vSphere
4 4 (3.67%) vCloud
5 3 (2.75%) Docker
5 3 (2.75%) HDFS
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.92%) XenApp
6 1 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.92%) Oozie
1 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.92%) Puppet
1 1 (0.92%) SCCM
1 1 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) VMware
2 15 (13.76%) Cisco
3 14 (12.84%) Oracle
4 11 (10.09%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.34%) IBM
5 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.42%) Avaya
6 7 (6.42%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.42%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.75%) Citrix
7 3 (2.75%) Google
7 3 (2.75%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (2.75%) SAP
8 2 (1.83%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.83%) HP
8 2 (1.83%) JDA
8 2 (1.83%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.83%) Veritas
9 1 (0.92%) NetApp
9 1 (0.92%) webMethods
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