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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 205 211 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 40 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.41% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 17
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£450 £431 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +16.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £320 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £404 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.59% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
8553 8234 9061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.18% 92.81% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4342 4208
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 512 624
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -11.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire +2 16 £520 +8.61% 1
Berkshire +7 6 - - 5
Surrey -5 5 £448 +8.61% 2
Oxfordshire +3 1 £450 +2.27%
West Sussex +2 1 - - 2
Kent -5 1 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 - 1
East Sussex - - - - 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 33 (36.26%) CRM
2 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
3 23 (25.27%) Oracle
4 22 (24.18%) .NET
5 19 (20.88%) C#
5 19 (20.88%) SC Cleared
6 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
7 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (14.29%) Workflow
8 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 12 (13.19%) HTML
10 11 (12.09%) Java
10 11 (12.09%) SQL
10 11 (12.09%) CSS
10 11 (12.09%) Finance
10 11 (12.09%) Validation
10 11 (12.09%) Oracle Workflow
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (10.99%) Migration
11 10 (10.99%) XML
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
11 10 (10.99%) MS Office
11 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
11 10 (10.99%) WSDL
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.10%) Documentum
5 1 (1.10%) Lync
5 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) SAN
2 2 (2.20%) NAS
2 2 (2.20%) X.400
2 2 (2.20%) X.500
3 1 (1.10%) MPLS
3 1 (1.10%) BGP
3 1 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.10%) IPsec
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) DMVPN
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.10%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.20%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.20%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.10%) Redis
4 1 (1.10%) Big Data
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.40%) Maven
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
3 3 (3.30%) MSI
3 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.10%) NUnit
5 1 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.10%) Selenium
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Back Office
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.18%) .NET
2 13 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.19%) HTML
4 11 (12.09%) CSS
5 10 (10.99%) XML
5 10 (10.99%) WSDL
6 4 (4.40%) Web Services
7 3 (3.30%) EJB
7 3 (3.30%) PostGIS
7 3 (3.30%) Spring
7 3 (3.30%) Java EE
7 3 (3.30%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (2.20%) JSP
9 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
9 1 (1.10%) HTML5
9 1 (1.10%) OSGi
9 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.10%) Ninject
9 1 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Learning Management System
2 4 (4.40%) Open Source
3 2 (2.20%) PKI
3 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) CESG
4 1 (1.10%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Social Media
4 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.10%) Online Games
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.30%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Android
5 2 (2.20%) CentOS
5 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) CRM
2 13 (14.29%) Workflow
3 11 (12.09%) Validation
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
5 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) Project Management
7 7 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.69%) Campaign Management
8 6 (6.59%) TDD
8 6 (6.59%) ITIL
8 6 (6.59%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) OOD
9 5 (5.49%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.40%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.40%) Scrum
11 3 (3.30%) Change Management
12 2 (2.20%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.20%) Document Management
12 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) C#
2 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.09%) Java
3 11 (12.09%) SQL
4 5 (5.49%) C
4 5 (5.49%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.20%) VBScript
6 2 (2.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.10%) XAML
7 1 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (27.47%) Security Cleared
2 19 (20.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.30%) MCSE
5 2 (2.20%) Degree
5 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.10%) MCP
6 1 (1.10%) CCNP
6 1 (1.10%) CCNA
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.10%) MCITP
6 1 (1.10%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) NFS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
1 2 (2.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.10%) Netcool
2 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Oracle
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.69%) Neolane
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) EMC
5 3 (3.30%) SAP
5 3 (3.30%) Ericsson
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.30%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco
6 2 (2.20%) NetApp
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix
7 1 (1.10%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) Sophos
7 1 (1.10%) Apple
7 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.10%) Teradata
7 1 (1.10%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.10%) BT
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