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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Team Lead
Rank 425 387 357
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 215 235 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 131 165
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £193 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 12
Average hourly rate £21.13 £22.68 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -4.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £14.95 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.75 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.51 £22.68 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-27.19% -4.52%
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
48675 47897 46873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.74% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32102 29497 29007
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1920 1942
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 85 £430 +2.68% 46
South East -10 54 £450 +52.54% 27
North West -13 24 £355 -11.37% 16
East of England +20 20 £375 +41.50% 11
West Midlands -15 13 £460 +15.00% 13
Yorkshire +8 7 £385 - 7
South West -10 6 £375 +20.00% 14
East Midlands -18 4 £475 +18.75% 7
North East -35 2 - -
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 119 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (21.09%) Java
3 79 (17.91%) Finance
4 77 (17.46%) SQL
5 71 (16.10%) ITIL
6 68 (15.42%) Oracle
7 64 (14.51%) Windows
8 59 (13.38%) Microsoft
9 51 (11.56%) .NET
10 48 (10.88%) Linux
11 47 (10.66%) Scrum
12 45 (10.20%) JavaScript
13 43 (9.75%) Mentoring
14 42 (9.52%) SQL Server
14 42 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 41 (9.30%) C#
16 40 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (8.39%) Configuration Management
18 36 (8.16%) Service Delivery
19 35 (7.94%) Security Cleared
19 35 (7.94%) Problem Management
20 31 (7.03%) Service Management
20 31 (7.03%) Unix
21 30 (6.80%) SLA
22 29 (6.58%) Active Directory
22 29 (6.58%) HTML
22 29 (6.58%) SC Cleared
23 27 (6.12%) TDD
23 27 (6.12%) MVC
23 27 (6.12%) VMware

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 16 (3.63%) JBoss
1 16 (3.63%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.72%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.49%) Node.js
3 11 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.81%) Confluence
5 8 (1.81%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.36%) Apache
6 6 (1.36%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.13%) CMS
7 5 (1.13%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.91%) IIS
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.91%) WordPress
9 3 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.68%) Drupal
9 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.23%) BASE24
5 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.59%) GitHub
2 5 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.45%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) Firewall
2 8 (1.81%) WAN
3 7 (1.59%) Internet
4 6 (1.36%) Intranet
5 5 (1.13%) DNS
5 5 (1.13%) HTTP
5 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.91%) 802.15
6 4 (0.91%) BGP
6 4 (0.91%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.91%) MPLS
6 4 (0.91%) SAN
6 4 (0.91%) SSL
6 4 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.91%) X.509
6 4 (0.91%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.68%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.68%) ISDN
7 3 (0.68%) OSPF
7 3 (0.68%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (2.95%) Big Data
4 13 (2.95%) MySQL
5 10 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.59%) Pentaho
9 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.91%) PowerCenter
10 4 (0.91%) RavenDB
10 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.54%) JIRA
3 19 (4.31%) Maven
3 19 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.72%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (2.27%) Subversion
7 9 (2.04%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (1.36%) JUnit
10 4 (0.91%) NuGet
11 3 (0.68%) Ant
11 3 (0.68%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.68%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.68%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.45%) Hudson
12 2 (0.45%) Selenium
13 1 (0.23%) GCC
13 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
General
1 79 (17.91%) Finance
2 23 (5.22%) Banking
3 17 (3.85%) Retail
3 17 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.49%) Back Office
5 9 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.81%) Legal
7 7 (1.59%) Law
8 6 (1.36%) Front Office
9 4 (0.91%) Electronics
9 4 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.91%) Local Government
9 4 (0.91%) Marketing
10 3 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.68%) Games
11 2 (0.45%) Avionics
11 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.56%) .NET
2 29 (6.58%) HTML
3 26 (5.90%) Spring
4 23 (5.22%) CSS
5 20 (4.54%) AngularJS
5 20 (4.54%) REST
6 17 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 16 (3.63%) JSON
8 13 (2.95%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.72%) J2EE
9 12 (2.72%) Web Services
9 12 (2.72%) WPF
10 8 (1.81%) Express
10 8 (1.81%) JPA
10 8 (1.81%) jQuery
11 7 (1.59%) HTML5
11 7 (1.59%) Middleware
11 7 (1.59%) Spring Boot
12 6 (1.36%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.63%) User Experience
4 13 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.49%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.27%) NHS
7 9 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.36%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.13%) Clustering
9 5 (1.13%) W3C
10 4 (0.91%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.91%) Derivative
10 4 (0.91%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.68%) Fintech
11 3 (0.68%) iPad
11 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.68%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Replication
12 2 (0.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.51%) Windows
2 48 (10.88%) Linux
3 31 (7.03%) Unix
4 25 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.13%) Android
7 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) CentOS
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.45%) Solaris
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) VME
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (16.10%) ITIL
3 47 (10.66%) Scrum
4 43 (9.75%) Mentoring
5 42 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (8.39%) Configuration Management
8 36 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 35 (7.94%) Problem Management
10 31 (7.03%) Service Management
11 27 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (6.12%) MVC
11 27 (6.12%) TDD
12 25 (5.67%) Line Management
13 24 (5.44%) Coaching
13 24 (5.44%) E-Commerce
14 23 (5.22%) DevOps
15 19 (4.31%) Test Scripting
16 18 (4.08%) Project Management
16 18 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 93 (21.09%) Java
2 77 (17.46%) SQL
3 45 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 41 (9.30%) C#
5 26 (5.90%) PL/SQL
6 22 (4.99%) Python
7 20 (4.54%) Ruby
8 15 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 13 (2.95%) Perl
10 8 (1.81%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.81%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.59%) C
12 6 (1.36%) C++
12 6 (1.36%) PHP
13 2 (0.45%) COBOL
13 2 (0.45%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.45%) VBA
14 1 (0.23%) JCL
14 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (4.08%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.95%) Degree
6 11 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.27%) CCNP
7 10 (2.27%) ISEB
7 10 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.59%) CCSA
10 3 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.68%) MCDST
10 3 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.45%) CCNA
11 2 (0.45%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.45%) VCP5
11 2 (0.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.80%) SLA
2 14 (3.17%) QA
3 4 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.68%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) BS7799
6 1 (0.23%) GLP
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.04%) vSphere
4 6 (1.36%) XenApp
5 4 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.68%) Docker
6 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.68%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.45%) StorNext
7 2 (0.45%) Xsan
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) NFS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.49%) Ansible
2 10 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.27%) Puppet
3 7 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (1.59%) SCCM
4 6 (1.36%) Control-M
5 5 (1.13%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.91%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.68%) WSUS
8 2 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.45%) Terraform
8 2 (0.45%) WMI
9 1 (0.23%) Mesos
9 1 (0.23%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 68 (15.42%) Oracle
2 59 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.12%) VMware
4 21 (4.76%) Cisco
4 21 (4.76%) IBM
5 17 (3.85%) Citrix
6 11 (2.49%) SAP
7 10 (2.27%) Informatica
8 9 (2.04%) HP
8 9 (2.04%) NetApp
9 8 (1.81%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.59%) Curam
10 7 (1.59%) EMC
10 7 (1.59%) Splunk
11 5 (1.13%) Avaya
11 5 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.13%) Tableau
12 4 (0.91%) LANDesk
12 4 (0.91%) Veritas
13 3 (0.68%) Mercator
Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vadis People
Rate: circ £340 - £370 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £190 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago