The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 30 March 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 65 57
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.81% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.83% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.05% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £38.75

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 514 602 496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.35% 97.10% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 362 311
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in West Sussex

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in West Sussex

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in West Sussex

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Sussex region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) BDD

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) hybris