Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £426 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 133 146
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 13 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 1.06% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.10% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 19
West Yorkshire median daily rate £426 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.28% +1.12% +11.95%
10th Percentile £312 £389 £317
90th Percentile £480 £525 £615
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2780 3894 3925
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.34% 96.39% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 2653 2592
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.19%
10th Percentile £275 £271 £230
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 100 144
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.38 £13.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -9.89% +5.63%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.50 £8.90
90th Percentile £29.09 £19.78 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -3.70%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in West Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Leeds -1 12 £426 -10.26% 2
Wakefield - 1 - -
Technical Leader
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Boot
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) Docker
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Finance

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) BGP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SSDT
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) Spring Boot
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Microservices
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
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