The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Lead
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 45 45 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.68% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.71% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £421 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £38.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 424 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.53% 96.15% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 211 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% -1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Gloucestershire

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Ada
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) CMS

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ada
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (33.33%) QA