Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 27 July 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.47% 2.04% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Croydon median daily rate £600 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.14% - -
South London median daily rate £506 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 405 516 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 95.97% 95.56% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 377 187
Croydon median daily rate £450 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £261 £275 £226
90th Percentile £589 £563 £522
South London median daily rate £450 £425 £355
% change year-on-year +5.88% +19.72% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 5
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.55% -20.81% +46.21%
10th Percentile £16.10 £15.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £143.70 £95.00 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £47.00 £20.75 £47.83
% change year-on-year +126.51% -56.62% +181.35%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Croydon

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Croydon

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Croydon region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) PSTN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Skype

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) PSTN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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