The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £483 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Lead
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 111 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.41% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £483 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.97% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £278 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £476 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £436 £438
% change year-on-year +0.85% -0.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1677 2209 2298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.79% 92.74% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 1179 1166
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 95 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -27.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leader in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Berkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 3 £763 -
Slough - 3 £465 - 1
Reading +15 1 £375 -19.35% 1
Maidenhead 0 1 - -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Berkshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 10 (29.41%) WFM
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
3 7 (20.59%) Avaya
3 7 (20.59%) Avaya Certification
3 7 (20.59%) BCP
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (20.59%) Workforce Optimisation
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle
5 5 (14.71%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) JIRA
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) Documentum
6 4 (11.76%) JUnit
6 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) Data Security
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (11.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) MPLS
1 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.94%) PBX
1 1 (2.94%) TACACS
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.82%) WDK
3 2 (5.88%) Visualforce
3 2 (5.88%) WSDL
4 1 (2.94%) EDI
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) JAX-RS
4 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) WFM
2 8 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (20.59%) BCP
3 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (20.59%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) Workforce Optimisation
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Information Security
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) Data Security
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Records Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Avaya Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) HNC
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Avaya
1 7 (20.59%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Jaspersoft
3 3 (8.82%) JDA
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Retek
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago