The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 88 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 1.07% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 1.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £412 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £54.58 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-57.86% -16.03%
Technical Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1259 1221 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 91.96% 93.14% 90.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 754 586
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 53 102
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Back Office
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) OOD
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) MSI
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) VMware