The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Leader was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England 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 Project Lead
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 633 610
Rank change year-on-year +52 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Leader 9 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.008% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Median daily rate £500 £294 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.21% -30.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £300 £425
% change year-on-year +66.66% -29.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding 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 England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Leader in England

Technical Project Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Project Leader in England

Technical Project Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Project Leader in England

Technical Project Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Project Leader in England

Technical Project Leader
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Project Leader within the England 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
North West +28 5 £500 +150.00%
South East +21 1 £275 -8.33%
London +15 1 £382 -19.57%
Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Technical Project Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical Project 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 England region featuring Technical Project Leader in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Java EE
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) Struts
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) LAN

Technical Project Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) Java EE
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
1 5 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Delphi
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore