Period
to 22 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Leader was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 841 850
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Leader 17 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.014% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 11
England median daily rate £500 £520 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +22.35% +18.06%
10th Percentile £317 £306 £263
90th Percentile £565 £690 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £498 £425
% change year-on-year +0.50% +17.06% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 86600 92614 98912
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.82% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57457 61001 63929
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £591
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2543 2962 3826
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.70%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £44.13
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Technical Project Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 22 October 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 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 7 £533 -10.88%
North of England +89 6 £500 +73.91%
North West - 5 £500 -
South West +10 2 £530 -
Midlands +38 1 £375 -23.08%
South East +14 1 £275 -48.84%
East Midlands +2 1 £375 -28.57%
Yorkshire - 1 £315 -
Technical Project Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 4 (23.53%) Struts
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Java EE
3 4 (23.53%) Back Office
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Data Management
4 3 (17.65%) DTS
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) SAP PI

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 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) DTS
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Back Office
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) Java EE
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
2 4 (23.53%) Struts
3 2 (11.76%) EDI
3 2 (11.76%) SAP PI
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Cash Management
2 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Delphi
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore