The table below looks at the statistics for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 171 180 182
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 31 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 25
Average daily rate
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£438 £415 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -24.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £533 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.47% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.63 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+44.36% -6.33%
Team Leader
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5515 6745 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4132 4902 5027
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (37.70%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
3 13 (21.31%) .NET
3 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (18.03%) MS Office
5 11 (18.03%) ITIL
6 10 (16.39%) Linux
6 10 (16.39%) Banking
6 10 (16.39%) Subversion
7 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
8 8 (13.11%) Degree
8 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.11%) Citrix
9 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
9 7 (11.48%) Migration
9 7 (11.48%) Project Management
9 7 (11.48%) HTML
9 7 (11.48%) C#
9 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
10 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (9.84%) CruiseControl
10 6 (9.84%) SQL
10 6 (9.84%) Oracle
10 6 (9.84%) CSS
10 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.28%) WorkSite
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.64%) Lync
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.64%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Global One
2 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) GitHub
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) DSL
3 2 (3.28%) MPLS
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) SSL
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.64%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) POP3
4 1 (1.64%) SMTP
4 1 (1.64%) Extranet
4 1 (1.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.64%) QlikView
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Subversion
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.84%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.92%) NUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.28%) WiX
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.28%) MSI
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.56%) International Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Advertising
5 3 (4.92%) Law
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Publishing
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) German Language
7 1 (1.64%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
4 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.56%) Software Packaging
6 3 (4.92%) XML
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
7 2 (3.28%) REST
7 2 (3.28%) Ajax
8 1 (1.64%) STL
8 1 (1.64%) Web Services
8 1 (1.64%) WCF
8 1 (1.64%) JSON
8 1 (1.64%) XSLT
8 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.64%) XHTML
8 1 (1.64%) Middleware
8 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.64%) Spring
8 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.64%) FMCG
5 1 (1.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.64%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.64%) W3C
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Equities
5 1 (1.64%) SecurID
5 1 (1.64%) Derivative
5 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.92%) UNIX
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Project Management
2 7 (11.48%) Migration
2 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.20%) CRM
4 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
4 5 (8.20%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
5 4 (6.56%) BDD
5 4 (6.56%) Information Security
5 4 (6.56%) Scrum
6 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) C#
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 4 (6.56%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) C
3 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) C++
5 2 (3.28%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) VB6
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) MCSE
4 4 (6.56%) LPIC
5 3 (4.92%) CISSP
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Terminal Server
2 2 (3.28%) Xen
2 2 (3.28%) NLBS
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) WMI
2 2 (3.28%) WSUS
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.64%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Citrix
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Metastorm
6 3 (4.92%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.28%) Reuters
7 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.28%) Remedy
7 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.64%) Lotus
8 1 (1.64%) Cognos
8 1 (1.64%) Juniper
8 1 (1.64%) Cerner
8 1 (1.64%) McAfee
8 1 (1.64%) Symantec
8 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
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