The first table below looks at the demand for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 120 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 12 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.49% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £321 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -17.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £25.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +41.84%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2858 2464 2981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.64% 92.46% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1563 1177 1516
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 187 225
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Cheshire +7 7 £375 +9.48% 2
Manchester 0 2 £463 +54.16% 8
Merseyside +1 1 £500 - 2
Lancashire -12 1 £300 - 3
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Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) NHS
5 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) WinForms
5 4 (14.81%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) TDD

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) WinForms
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) WPF
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) JSF
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) EJB
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) Swing
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) NHS
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.41%) Online Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) OOD
3 2 (7.41%) MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) BDD
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Content Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix