Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 14 November 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.16% 3.09% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 3.23% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate - £425 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.61% +9.52%
Staffordshire median daily rate - £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -22.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 82 93 152
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 95.88% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 68 97
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +10.71% -2.10%
10th Percentile £302 £260 £155
90th Percentile £433 £479 £497
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.80% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate £21.00 £11.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -54.40% +108.33%
Staffordshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.20 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.39% -43.20% +81.82%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Technical Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Stoke-on-Trent

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Stoke-on-Trent

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft