The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Lead
Rank 110 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 12 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.39% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 13
Average daily rate £400 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £510 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £594 £545
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
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2406 2038 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.28% 92.26% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1133 1032
Average daily rate £384 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 183 143
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 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
Solihull - 3 £350 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £450 -
Birmingham -2 2 £350 - 5
Staffordshire - 2 £325 - 1
Coventry - 1 £438 - 2
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) High Availability
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.52%) VB6
7 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
7 2 (9.52%) RDBMS

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) WinForms
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Flash
6 1 (4.76%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
1 4 (19.05%) Web Development
2 3 (14.29%) High Availability
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Logistics
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) VB6
5 1 (4.76%) ABAP
5 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.76%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
1 1 (4.76%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Amdocs
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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