The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 125 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 12 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.61% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 10
Median daily rate £388 £488 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% +16.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £394 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £561 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +95.65%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2668 3103 3228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.34% 95.13% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1719 1964 2079
Median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 224 182
Median hourly rate £24.50 £25.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Leader across the South West region.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader across the South West region.

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Wiltshire +13 6 £388 -11.93%
Devon -2 3 £500 +5.26%
Bristol +2 2 £319 -42.04% 3
Gloucestershire +2 1 £425 - 1
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) Line Management
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Migration

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BASE24
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) Velocity
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) Google Chart
5 1 (5.88%) LINQ
5 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Streaming Video
2 2 (11.76%) Video Editing
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Line Management
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C++
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) ABAP
3 1 (5.88%) LINC
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) VB6
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) XPath
3 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Unisys