The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 63
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 1.69% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.75% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £525 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +98.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £431
% change year-on-year - +1.44%  
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 Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 283 343 443
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 93.71% 96.62% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 773 1502
Median daily rate £340 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.56% +8.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £506 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 74 108
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.72 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.75 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Technical Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Cambridge

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Cambridge

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cambridge region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle