Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 January 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 108 117
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 37 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.34% 0.40% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.42% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 22
Surrey median daily rate £550 £383 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.79% -19.47% +11.76%
10th Percentile £359 £293 £413
90th Percentile £615 £505 £538
South East median daily rate £525 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,604 1,918 2,457
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.42% 95.04% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,832 1,205 1,556
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +10.67%
10th Percentile £275 £167 £263
90th Percentile £580 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £423 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 111 109
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - +16.80%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.55 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.57 £42.00 £54.15
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Surrey

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Surrey

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leader in Surrey

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Surrey

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 13 £513 -
Reigate - 6 £600 -
Redhill -5 2 £525 +40.47%
Whyteleafe - 2 £375 -
Chertsey - 2 £625 -
Guildford - 2 £450 - 3
Staines - 1 £513 - 1
Technical Leader
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Surrey region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Scrum
2 11 (29.73%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) Kanban
3 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (27.03%) BDD
3 10 (27.03%) System Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (27.03%) User Experience
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) Spring Boot
5 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.92%) Spring
6 6 (16.22%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
6 6 (16.22%) Coaching
7 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.51%) Spring Cloud
7 5 (13.51%) SAP
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Subversion
8 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
8 4 (10.81%) CMS
8 4 (10.81%) Finance

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (10.81%) CMS
2 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.11%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.70%) Documentum
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.70%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.70%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) 2G
1 1 (2.70%) 3G
1 1 (2.70%) 4G
1 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) HBase
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Spring
1 7 (18.92%) Spring Boot
2 5 (13.51%) Spring Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) SAP Basis
4 3 (8.11%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) Apache Camel
5 2 (5.41%) Java EE
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) JSF
6 1 (2.70%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Kanban
2 11 (29.73%) Scrum
3 10 (27.03%) BDD
3 10 (27.03%) System Testing
3 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Coaching
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Microservices
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNA
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) MCSA
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Oozie
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Ariba
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Capita
5 1 (2.70%) Concur
5 1 (2.70%) Cramer
5 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.70%) Pega
5 1 (2.70%) Verint