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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 86 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.99% 0.14% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.15% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Average daily rate £525 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £34.50
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
1160 1313 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.79% 94.05% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 720 629
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 43 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Egham - 7 £525 -
Leatherhead - 2 £475 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £488 -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) OO
5 8 (30.77%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) Open Source
5 8 (30.77%) Node.js
6 7 (26.92%) REST
6 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
6 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
6 7 (26.92%) Express
6 7 (26.92%) JSON
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) User Experience
6 7 (26.92%) Unix
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) OOD
6 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
6 7 (26.92%) Ruby
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.54%) Network Management
9 3 (11.54%) Presales
9 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) CGI
9 3 (11.54%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) SQL Server

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.85%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Bower
2 1 (3.85%) Grunt
2 1 (3.85%) gulp
General
1 3 (11.54%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Express
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
1 7 (26.92%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) CGI
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Dojo
4 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
2 2 (7.69%) Life Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Open Source
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (26.92%) OOD
4 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Business Development
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Network Management
7 3 (11.54%) Presales
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) ETL
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
9 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) COBIT
1 2 (7.69%) GxP
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Axway
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Sencha