The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Test Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Team Lead
Rank - - 233
Contract jobs requiring a Test Team Leader 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £309
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +37.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 - -
Test Team Leader
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Test Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Test Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Test Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Test Team Leader
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Test 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 Test Team Leader in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Test Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Test 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 Test Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP