The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 105 107 132
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 14 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.50% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.53% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £412 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £53.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
-56.60% -18.46%
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2223 2074 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.20% 93.34% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1128 1345
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 128 121
Average hourly rate £13.98 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Leader Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Technical Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +1 10 £400 +52.38% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £371 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
Technical Leader
England

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) hybris
5 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) ATG
5 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) JSP
3 1 (6.67%) Servlets
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) JTA
3 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) SPML
3 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (6.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) STB
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) zOS
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) BeanShell
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) ATG
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) Actimize
3 1 (6.67%) Novell
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP