The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 55 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.11% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.24% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £513 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% +1.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £45.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +95.65%
Technical Leader
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
618 829 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.10% 96.06% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 594 507
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 26
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.89 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.85 £65.00
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 Wales

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales +25 5 £513 +32.25%
West Wales - 2 - -
Technical Leader
UK

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
5 3 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) API Design
6 2 (20.00%) Data Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) RAML
6 2 (20.00%) Swagger
6 2 (20.00%) Presales
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Windows

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) RAML
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Swagger
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) API Design
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (20.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore