The table below looks at the statistics for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 373 294 271
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 213 294 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.61% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.65% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 159 180
Average daily rate
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£373 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.50 £16.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £44.65 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% -6.07%
Team Leader
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in England

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in England

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in England

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in England

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Team Leader Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -64 79 £444 +4.41% 69
South East -7 45 £341 -14.68% 44
West Midlands 0 18 £356 -3.71% 16
South West -23 18 £325 -13.33% 25
North West -1 17 £373 +15.95% 22
East of England -12 14 £425 +6.25% 12
Yorkshire -10 10 £345 +6.15% 17
East Midlands -4 6 £450 +221.42% 11
Midlands +7 3 - -
North East -25 2 £182 -48.07% 4
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 120 (24.54%) Windows
2 111 (22.70%) ITIL
3 81 (16.56%) Finance
4 78 (15.95%) Microsoft
5 70 (14.31%) SQL
6 58 (11.86%) .NET
6 58 (11.86%) Windows 7
7 57 (11.66%) Active Directory
8 52 (10.63%) SQL Server
9 50 (10.22%) MS Excel
10 47 (9.61%) Oracle
11 45 (9.20%) Security Cleared
12 44 (9.00%) Banking
13 42 (8.59%) MS Office
14 38 (7.77%) Citrix
15 37 (7.57%) C#
16 35 (7.16%) Project Management
17 34 (6.95%) Migration
17 34 (6.95%) SC Cleared
18 32 (6.54%) Degree
19 31 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (6.34%) CRM
20 30 (6.13%) Linux
20 30 (6.13%) Java
21 29 (5.93%) VMware
22 27 (5.52%) Scrum
22 27 (5.52%) MVC
22 27 (5.52%) Service Delivery
22 27 (5.52%) SCCM
23 26 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (3.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.04%) IIS
3 8 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.23%) Apache
4 6 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.02%) nginx
5 5 (1.02%) WorkSite
5 5 (1.02%) SAS
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (0.61%) Lync
7 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.41%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) Jadu
9 1 (0.20%) Liferay
Applications
1 50 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 42 (8.59%) MS Office
3 7 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.61%) RMDS
5 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.41%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.41%) Magento
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.20%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.20%) Global One
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.61%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) GitHub
2 3 (0.61%) Office 365
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.20%) Route 53
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.91%) Firewall
2 21 (4.29%) SAN
3 17 (3.48%) WAN
4 16 (3.27%) LAN
5 15 (3.07%) VPN
6 10 (2.04%) SSL
6 10 (2.04%) MPLS
7 8 (1.64%) BIG-IP
8 7 (1.43%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (1.43%) EIGRP
8 7 (1.43%) BGP
8 7 (1.43%) DNS
8 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.43%) DHCP
9 6 (1.23%) VLAN
10 5 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.02%) DSL
11 4 (0.82%) Internet
11 4 (0.82%) Network Security
12 3 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.82%) DTS
10 4 (0.82%) MySQL
10 4 (0.82%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.82%) Redis
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.45%) Subversion
3 9 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.84%) NUnit
4 8 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.23%) CruiseControl
5 6 (1.23%) Selenium
6 5 (1.02%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (1.02%) JIRA
6 5 (1.02%) Maven
7 4 (0.82%) MSI
7 4 (0.82%) MSBuild
8 3 (0.61%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.61%) JUnit
9 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.41%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.41%) Ant
9 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (16.56%) Finance
2 44 (9.00%) Banking
3 21 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.86%) Back Office
5 14 (2.86%) Retail
6 11 (2.25%) Legal
7 9 (1.84%) Front Office
8 8 (1.64%) Law
8 8 (1.64%) Marketing
9 6 (1.23%) Local Government
10 5 (1.02%) Advertising
11 4 (0.82%) Publishing
11 4 (0.82%) German Language
11 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.82%) International Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Billing
12 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.86%) .NET
2 26 (5.32%) HTML
3 18 (3.68%) jQuery
4 17 (3.48%) CSS
5 16 (3.27%) Web Services
5 16 (3.27%) .NET Framework
6 15 (3.07%) ASP.NET
7 14 (2.86%) Spring
8 12 (2.45%) XML
9 10 (2.04%) WinForms
9 10 (2.04%) JSON
9 10 (2.04%) WCF
9 10 (2.04%) Ajax
10 9 (1.84%) HTML5
10 9 (1.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (1.64%) Middleware
11 8 (1.64%) Hibernate
11 8 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.09%) EMC Centera
2 14 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (2.45%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.45%) Fixed Income
4 11 (2.25%) iPad
4 11 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.25%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.04%) Open Source
6 8 (1.64%) NHS
7 7 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.43%) Chip and PIN
8 5 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.02%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.02%) DTV
9 4 (0.82%) W3C
10 3 (0.61%) CMDB
10 3 (0.61%) Replication
10 3 (0.61%) STB
11 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 120 (24.54%) Windows
2 58 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 30 (6.13%) Linux
4 26 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.68%) Windows XP
6 15 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.07%) UNIX
7 10 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.02%) Solaris
10 3 (0.61%) CentOS
10 3 (0.61%) Android
11 2 (0.41%) HPUX
11 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (22.70%) ITIL
2 35 (7.16%) Project Management
3 34 (6.95%) Migration
4 31 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.34%) CRM
5 27 (5.52%) Scrum
5 27 (5.52%) MVC
5 27 (5.52%) Service Delivery
6 26 (5.32%) Change Management
7 25 (5.11%) Incident Management
8 22 (4.50%) Service Management
9 21 (4.29%) Problem Management
9 21 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (3.27%) Configuration Management
10 16 (3.27%) Capacity Management
11 15 (3.07%) BDD
12 13 (2.66%) Test Scripting
13 12 (2.45%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.45%) SOA
13 12 (2.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (14.31%) SQL
2 37 (7.57%) C#
3 30 (6.13%) Java
4 18 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.04%) C
6 9 (1.84%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.84%) PHP
6 9 (1.84%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.84%) Python
7 8 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.43%) VB
8 7 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.23%) C++
9 6 (1.23%) VBScript
10 5 (1.02%) Perl
11 4 (0.82%) VB6
12 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.41%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.41%) Ruby
14 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.95%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.54%) Degree
4 16 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.66%) MCSE
7 12 (2.45%) ISEB
8 10 (2.04%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.64%) CCNP
10 7 (1.43%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (1.02%) MCP
13 4 (0.82%) LPIC
14 3 (0.61%) CISSP
15 2 (0.41%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.41%) CCA
15 2 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.32%) SLA
2 15 (3.07%) QA
3 7 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) GPG13
7 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.20%) CDISC
7 1 (0.20%) BS15000
System Software
1 57 (11.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.02%) ProxySG
4 3 (0.61%) XenApp
4 3 (0.61%) Xen
4 3 (0.61%) NLBS
5 2 (0.41%) MetaFrame
5 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.41%) Varnish
5 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) IAG
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) Squid
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (5.52%) SCCM
2 24 (4.91%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.82%) OpenView
4 3 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.61%) Ansible
4 3 (0.61%) SCOM
4 3 (0.61%) Puppet
4 3 (0.61%) WSUS
4 3 (0.61%) WMI
5 2 (0.41%) OVSD
5 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.41%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.41%) Salt
6 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.20%) Cacti
6 1 (0.20%) Munin
Vendors
1 78 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.61%) Oracle
3 38 (7.77%) Citrix
4 29 (5.93%) VMware
5 25 (5.11%) Cisco
6 23 (4.70%) Symantec
7 22 (4.50%) HP
8 21 (4.29%) EMC
9 18 (3.68%) SAP
10 11 (2.25%) Brocade
10 11 (2.25%) Business Objects
11 10 (2.04%) Juniper
11 10 (2.04%) NetApp
12 8 (1.64%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.43%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.43%) F5
13 7 (1.43%) Blue Coat
14 5 (1.02%) Remedy
15 4 (0.82%) IBM
15 4 (0.82%) Adobe
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