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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 243 219 168
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 23 19 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.21% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 23
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £283 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -23.33%
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
8976 8090 6997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.58% 91.36% 91.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 4261 3314
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 467 595
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Berkshire +3 9 £400 +16.36% 1
Hampshire -5 9 £397 - 3
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 1 - - 1
West Sussex -16 1 £790 +58.00% 1
Surrey - - - -
Kent - - - -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (40.32%) Java
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 20 (32.26%) Linux
4 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.81%) Spring
5 16 (25.81%) Oracle
6 12 (19.35%) C
6 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
6 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
7 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
8 10 (16.13%) Subversion
8 10 (16.13%) C++
8 10 (16.13%) UML
8 10 (16.13%) OO
8 10 (16.13%) UNIX
8 10 (16.13%) SOAP
8 10 (16.13%) VMware
9 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (14.52%) XML
9 9 (14.52%) SQL
9 9 (14.52%) ClearCase
9 9 (14.52%) NUnit
9 9 (14.52%) CruiseControl
9 9 (14.52%) GoogleTest
9 9 (14.52%) CppUnit
10 8 (12.90%) Reverse Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) ArcGIS
3 4 (6.45%) ArcSDE
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.23%) Agresso
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.61%) Maximo
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) SAN
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) 3G
3 2 (3.23%) DHCP
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) 2G
3 2 (3.23%) VLAN
3 2 (3.23%) 4G
4 1 (1.61%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.61%) LTE
4 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.61%) RNC
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
4 1 (1.61%) ATM
4 1 (1.61%) GSM
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) MPLS
4 1 (1.61%) OSPF
4 1 (1.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.23%) Essbase
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Subversion
3 9 (14.52%) ClearCase
3 9 (14.52%) NUnit
3 9 (14.52%) CruiseControl
3 9 (14.52%) CppUnit
3 9 (14.52%) GoogleTest
4 6 (9.68%) Maven
5 4 (6.45%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Spring
2 10 (16.13%) SOAP
3 9 (14.52%) XML
4 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 8 (12.90%) RESTful
4 8 (12.90%) Spring Integration
5 7 (11.29%) J2EE
6 6 (9.68%) JMS
6 6 (9.68%) JSF
6 6 (9.68%) Ajax
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (8.06%) XSLT
7 5 (8.06%) jQuery
7 5 (8.06%) Middleware
8 4 (6.45%) ArcObjects
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (4.84%) JSON
9 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
3 5 (8.06%) GIS
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.84%) Clustering
6 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.61%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.61%) PKI
7 1 (1.61%) Open Source
7 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) UNIX
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) SUSE
7 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.61%) HPUX
7 1 (1.61%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
4 10 (16.13%) UML
4 10 (16.13%) OO
5 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.90%) Refactoring
6 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) Multithreading
6 8 (12.90%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) Memory Management
7 7 (11.29%) Use Case
7 7 (11.29%) SOA
8 6 (9.68%) Scrum
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
10 4 (6.45%) ITIL
11 3 (4.84%) MVC
11 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) C
3 10 (16.13%) C++
4 9 (14.52%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Python
5 4 (6.45%) XQuery
5 4 (6.45%) XPath
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) VCP4
4 1 (1.61%) VCAP
4 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.45%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.23%) Nagios
3 2 (3.23%) Icinga
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.13%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) TIBCO
5 4 (6.45%) ESRI
5 4 (6.45%) Mapinfo
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
7 2 (3.23%) Adobe
7 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.61%) BT
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) Ariba
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco
8 1 (1.61%) IBM
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