The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 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 Lead
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 6 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 1.49% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.56% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £369 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.71% +18.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £385 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £497 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £435 £438
% change year-on-year +1.14% -0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1066 1412 1455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.52% 95.79% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 998 1042
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £22.50 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Leeds

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Leeds

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leader in Leeds

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Data Transformation
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Windows

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Loggly
1 1 (9.09%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) SSDT
5 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) HBase
5 1 (9.09%) MS Access
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) Redis
5 1 (9.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (9.09%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) CoreOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Data Transformation
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
4 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) Delphi
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
1 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) New Relic
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
1 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago