The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Technical Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 42 40
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 1.93% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.01% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 8
Median daily rate - £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
419 498 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.44% 96.32% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 315 257
Median daily rate £407 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 32
Median hourly rate £34.00 £21.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Technical Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Leader Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Scala
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) User Experience
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (10.00%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Akka
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) Django
3 2 (20.00%) Guice
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (10.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) OWASP
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Scala
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) SAP