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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 170 173 179
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 24 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.61% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £465 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £17.30
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +19.95%
Team Leader
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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
4894 5420 6771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.99% 92.15% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3855 3933 4940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 147
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £13.03 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) ETL
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
5 9 (20.93%) Windows
5 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
6 8 (18.60%) Banking
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
8 6 (13.95%) VMware
8 6 (13.95%) SCCM
9 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
9 5 (11.63%) C#
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
9 5 (11.63%) ITIL
9 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
9 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (11.63%) Citrix
9 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (11.63%) Lync
9 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (11.63%) XenApp
9 5 (11.63%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (11.63%) Lync
1 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LAN
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Behat
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (46.51%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.65%) WCF
3 2 (4.65%) WPF
3 2 (4.65%) HTML5
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.33%) Equities
2 1 (2.33%) Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.33%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ETL
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.30%) TDD
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) ETL Development
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.65%) Line Management
6 2 (4.65%) Fund Management
6 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.65%) Kanban
7 1 (2.33%) Product Management
7 1 (2.33%) Open Source
7 1 (2.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.63%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) Erlang
4 2 (4.65%) Java
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCNP
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CCSA
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.33%) Docker
4 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) VMware
2 5 (11.63%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.65%) Nokia
5 1 (2.33%) Mitel
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) hybris
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) Google