The first table below looks at the demand for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 29 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 South 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 123 100 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 20 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -21.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £25.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +41.84%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2844 1999 2857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.03% 93.89% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1859 1236 1721
Average daily rate £360 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 136 192
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Team Leader
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Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Somerset - 5 £325 -
Bristol -15 4 £385 - 11
Wiltshire -4 3 - - 5
Gloucestershire -21 2 £325 - 5
Dorset +7 1 £400 +14.28% 3
Cornwall - - - -
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Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) ITIL
3 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 11 (26.19%) ISEB
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (19.05%) Scrum
7 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Test Management
7 7 (16.67%) Windows
7 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 6 (14.29%) C#
8 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (11.90%) BDD
9 5 (11.90%) SpecFlow
9 5 (11.90%) Gherkin
9 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (9.52%) Service Management
10 4 (9.52%) Project Management
10 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (9.52%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) Ethereal
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) SONET
3 1 (2.38%) MPLS
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.90%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) CMDB
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.76%) Economics
2 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 8 (19.05%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) Test Management
4 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Service Management
6 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.14%) Operations Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITSM
7 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.14%) User Stories
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
3 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (26.19%) ISEB
4 9 (21.43%) ISTQB
5 6 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) Degree
8 1 (2.38%) MCP
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.38%) CCNP
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) NetApp
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Dell
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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