Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 52 78
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.14% 0.95% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.00% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Cambridge median daily rate - £550 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.29% -8.53%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £550 £449
% change year-on-year - +22.56% +15.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 654 600 913
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 94.94% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 309 600
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £200 £210 £250
90th Percentile £551 £549 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 59 64
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% +30.00%
10th Percentile £15.43 £13.92 £13.30
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.50 £56.13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% +34.15% -16.33%

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware