The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 127 94 114
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 5 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 1.01% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.09% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 4
Average daily rate
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£390 £250 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -27.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £280 £375
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +16.27%
Team Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2922 2481 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.91% 92.96% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1276 1219
Average daily rate £350 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 177 168
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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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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
Cheshire +1 2 £390 +4.00% 3
Manchester -18 1 - - 16
Merseyside - 1 - - 3
Lancashire - - - - 2
Team Leader
England

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Django

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Django
1 3 (12.00%) Java EE
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 2 (8.00%) Qt
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) PyQt
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) WSDL
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Coaching
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) People Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Python
1 3 (12.00%) C
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Vertica