Period
to 19 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Leader was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 June 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 163 164
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Leader 11 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.46% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.47% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.39% -1.47% +3.66%
10th Percentile £319 £326 £391
90th Percentile £607 £512 £533
England median daily rate £503 £488 £469
% change year-on-year +3.08% +3.94% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £54.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -69.44% +71.43% -18.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,649 4,030 5,376
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 97.01% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,062 2,538 3,615
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £262 £259
90th Percentile £538 £547 £556
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 156 173
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.73 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.18% -8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.59 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £42.49 £26.88 £33.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% -6.49% +14.27%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Leader in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Leader in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Leader in Yorkshire

Technical Leader
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
West Yorkshire -25 6 £388 -5.49% 3
South Yorkshire -2 2 £580 -
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) SOLID
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SMS
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Spanner
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NewSQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
3 1 (9.09%) Akka
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) HATEOAS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) OpenFin
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) React Native
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (9.09%) Vert.x
3 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) SOLID
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) ES6
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle