The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 103 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £380 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £369 £379
% change year-on-year
+10.16% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -23.33%
Technical Leader
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1593 1475 1282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.67% 93.83% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 912 619
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 50 96
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.13 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Leeds -19 1 - - 7
Bradford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Technical Leader
Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) SPML
3 1 (14.29%) BeanShell
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) SailPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Novell

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Servlets
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) SPML
1 1 (14.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) BeanShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Novell
2 1 (14.29%) VMware