The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Desk Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Team Lead
Rank 84 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Service Desk Team Leader 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% 0.45% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.49% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £160 £275
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -41.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +63.93%
Service Desk Team Leader
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 1029 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.03% 93.12% 90.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 543 501
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £493 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 52 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Service Desk Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Desk Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Desk Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Service Desk 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 Service Desk Team Leader in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Service Desk Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Service Desk 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 Service Desk Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) VMware