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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 53 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.82% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.93% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
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
572 538 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.94% 88.49% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 302 209
Average daily rate £350 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ADSL
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) DSL
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (10.00%) SABSA
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Websense
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Dell