The table below looks at the statistics for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 47 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.05% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.22% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.27%
Team Leader
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
540 491 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.45% 86.14% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 290 206
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 44
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -1.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £20.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Leader in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Leader across the Birmingham region.

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Leader across the Birmingham region.

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Team Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Team Leader in their job title.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) xDSL
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) SABSA
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Team Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) xDSL
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) DSL
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) SABSA
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Websense
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Dell