Period
to 26 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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 > Shropshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 64 51
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Shropshire median daily rate - £550 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.28% -15.45%
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire 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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Contract vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 846 458 337
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 97.65% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 269 157
Shropshire median daily rate £450 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £325 £308 £270
90th Percentile £630 £590 £553
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 6
Shropshire median hourly rate £24.75 - £21.47
10th Percentile £11.50 - £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 - £42.66
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year - -4.48% +11.67%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Shropshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Shropshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Shropshire