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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 375 296 266
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 232 304 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.68% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 186 183
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £220 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £578 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 17
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.30 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.72% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £26.80 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.63 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+44.36% -6.33%
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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -68 101 £425 +1.07% 70
South East -11 55 £400 - 48
North West +5 22 £350 -6.66% 15
East of England -7 12 £446 +32.22% 14
South West -35 12 £294 -15.46% 17
West Midlands -20 9 £350 - 9
Yorkshire -10 7 £425 +42.85% 15
East Midlands -14 7 £325 +132.14% 17
North East -38 3 £163 -
Midlands - 3 - -
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (25.75%) Windows
2 105 (22.53%) ITIL
3 85 (18.24%) Microsoft
4 74 (15.88%) Finance
5 67 (14.38%) SQL
6 65 (13.95%) Active Directory
6 65 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (12.45%) Security Cleared
8 56 (12.02%) .NET
9 53 (11.37%) Oracle
10 51 (10.94%) Windows 7
11 50 (10.73%) SQL Server
11 50 (10.73%) MS Excel
12 46 (9.87%) MS Office
12 46 (9.87%) SLA
12 46 (9.87%) SC Cleared
13 42 (9.01%) Citrix
14 38 (8.15%) Migration
14 38 (8.15%) Mentoring
15 36 (7.73%) VMware
15 36 (7.73%) Project Management
16 35 (7.51%) C#
16 35 (7.51%) Scrum
17 32 (6.87%) Linux
17 32 (6.87%) Service Delivery
17 32 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (6.65%) Java
19 30 (6.44%) MVC
20 29 (6.22%) HTML
20 29 (6.22%) CRM

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 25 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.29%) IIS
5 6 (1.29%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.07%) WorkSite
7 4 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (0.86%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.64%) SAS
8 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.43%) Jetty
9 2 (0.43%) Node.js
9 2 (0.43%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.86%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.43%) Magento
5 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.43%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.21%) Agresso
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.21%) Global One
6 1 (0.21%) RMDS
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.29%) PaaS
2 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.07%) SaaS
3 3 (0.64%) GitHub
4 2 (0.43%) IaaS
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.72%) Firewall
2 21 (4.51%) WAN
3 19 (4.08%) LAN
4 16 (3.43%) VPN
5 15 (3.22%) SAN
6 11 (2.36%) MPLS
7 9 (1.93%) SSL
7 9 (1.93%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.72%) BIG-IP
9 7 (1.50%) DNS
9 7 (1.50%) DHCP
9 7 (1.50%) BGP
10 6 (1.29%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.07%) DSL
11 5 (1.07%) VLAN
11 5 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.86%) Internet
12 4 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.43%) Oracle Database
3 15 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.50%) Redis
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.64%) Riak
10 2 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (2.79%) Subversion
3 10 (2.15%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.93%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.50%) Maven
6 7 (1.50%) NUnit
7 6 (1.29%) CruiseControl
7 6 (1.29%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.29%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (0.86%) MSI
9 4 (0.86%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.86%) Selenium
10 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.64%) JIRA
11 2 (0.43%) WiX
11 2 (0.43%) Rational Rhapsody
11 2 (0.43%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (15.88%) Finance
2 26 (5.58%) Banking
3 12 (2.58%) Legal
4 10 (2.15%) Retail
4 10 (2.15%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.72%) Law
5 8 (1.72%) German Language
6 5 (1.07%) Advertising
6 5 (1.07%) Publishing
7 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.86%) Back Office
7 4 (0.86%) International Banking
7 4 (0.86%) Marketing
8 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.43%) Swedish Language
9 2 (0.43%) French Language
9 2 (0.43%) Front Office
9 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.02%) .NET
2 29 (6.22%) HTML
3 21 (4.51%) jQuery
4 18 (3.86%) CSS
4 18 (3.86%) XML
5 17 (3.65%) Web Services
6 16 (3.43%) ASP.NET
7 15 (3.22%) Spring
7 15 (3.22%) .NET Framework
7 15 (3.22%) WCF
8 13 (2.79%) Middleware
9 11 (2.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (1.93%) Spring MVC
10 9 (1.93%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (1.93%) Hibernate
10 9 (1.93%) Ajax
10 9 (1.93%) J2EE
11 8 (1.72%) JSON
11 8 (1.72%) XSLT
11 8 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.86%) Blackberry
3 10 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.93%) User Experience
5 8 (1.72%) NHS
5 8 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.50%) iPad
7 6 (1.29%) Open Source
8 5 (1.07%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.07%) Equities
9 4 (0.86%) W3C
9 4 (0.86%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.86%) Psychology
9 4 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.86%) Statistics
10 3 (0.64%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.64%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.64%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 120 (25.75%) Windows
2 51 (10.94%) Windows 7
3 32 (6.87%) Linux
4 29 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (4.51%) Windows XP
6 19 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (3.22%) UNIX
8 7 (1.50%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.07%) Solaris
11 4 (0.86%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.64%) Android
13 2 (0.43%) HPUX
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (22.53%) ITIL
2 65 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (8.15%) Migration
3 38 (8.15%) Mentoring
4 36 (7.73%) Project Management
5 35 (7.51%) Scrum
6 32 (6.87%) Service Delivery
7 30 (6.44%) MVC
8 29 (6.22%) CRM
9 27 (5.79%) Incident Management
10 25 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 22 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (4.29%) Change Management
13 19 (4.08%) Service Management
13 19 (4.08%) Data Migration
13 19 (4.08%) Line Management
14 18 (3.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (3.86%) BDD
14 18 (3.86%) SOA
15 17 (3.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.38%) SQL
2 35 (7.51%) C#
3 31 (6.65%) Java
4 20 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.15%) PL/SQL
6 9 (1.93%) C
6 9 (1.93%) Python
6 9 (1.93%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.50%) PHP
8 6 (1.29%) C++
8 6 (1.29%) VBScript
8 6 (1.29%) VB
8 6 (1.29%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.29%) Ruby
9 4 (0.86%) VB6
9 4 (0.86%) Scala
10 3 (0.64%) Clojure
10 3 (0.64%) Golang
10 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (12.45%) Security Cleared
2 46 (9.87%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.58%) Degree
4 20 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (4.08%) MCSE
6 18 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.15%) MCP
7 10 (2.15%) CCNP
7 10 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.93%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.72%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.29%) ISEB
11 5 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.86%) LPIC
12 4 (0.86%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.64%) CISSP
13 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.87%) SLA
2 10 (2.15%) QA
3 6 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) GPG13
5 1 (0.21%) GAMP
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) GxP
5 1 (0.21%) BS15000
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) CDISC
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 65 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.29%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.07%) Firmware
6 4 (0.86%) XenApp
7 3 (0.64%) Xen
7 3 (0.64%) NLBS
7 3 (0.64%) Docker
8 2 (0.43%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.43%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.21%) IAG
9 1 (0.21%) XenServer
9 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.21%) Snort
9 1 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (3.22%) SCCM
2 6 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (1.29%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.07%) OpenView
3 5 (1.07%) Puppet
4 4 (0.86%) OVSD
4 4 (0.86%) WSUS
4 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.64%) WMI
5 3 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.43%) SCOM
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.43%) Ansible
7 1 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.21%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 85 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.37%) Oracle
3 42 (9.01%) Citrix
4 36 (7.73%) VMware
5 29 (6.22%) Cisco
6 24 (5.15%) HP
7 14 (3.00%) SAP
8 11 (2.36%) Juniper
9 9 (1.93%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.72%) Business Objects
10 8 (1.72%) McAfee
10 8 (1.72%) Blue Coat
11 7 (1.50%) F5
12 6 (1.29%) Lumension
12 6 (1.29%) Sophos
12 6 (1.29%) IBM
12 6 (1.29%) Lotus
12 6 (1.29%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.86%) Informatica
13 4 (0.86%) Dell
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