Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Herefordshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 1.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Herefordshire median daily rate £450 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Herefordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire. 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
Herefordshire
Contract vacancies in Herefordshire with a recognized job title 85 27 46
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.70% 90.00% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 22 32
Herefordshire median daily rate £375 £324 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.83% -10.69% -9.38%
10th Percentile £305 £132 £111
90th Percentile £438 £529 £498
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Herefordshire median hourly rate £32.00 £18.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.67% +33.93% -30.00%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.38 £11.85
90th Percentile £33.00 £25.13 £39.05
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +15.83% -9.64%

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Technical Leader
West Midlands

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Technical Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Herefordshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared