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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 116 99 137
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 27 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.85% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.90% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Average daily rate £350 £440 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +193.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £20.40
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.17%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3068 2220 3364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.24% 94.39% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1857 1322 1960
Average daily rate £350 £343 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 151 243
Average hourly rate £19.31 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -13 6 £475 - 3
Somerset - 6 £350 - 1
Wiltshire -21 5 £350 -20.45% 11
Gloucestershire +6 3 £310 -17.33% 2
Devon - 1 £400 -
Dorset - 1 £80 - 1
Cornwall - - - -
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Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
4 13 (30.23%) Service Management
5 7 (16.28%) ITSM
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
6 6 (13.95%) Test Management
6 6 (13.95%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
7 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.63%) ISEB
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (11.63%) NHS
7 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.98%) VMware
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix
9 3 (6.98%) SLA
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.98%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) NHS
2 3 (6.98%) CMDB
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Incident Management
3 13 (30.23%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) ITSM
5 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.95%) Test Management
6 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Operations Management
8 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 5 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) MCITP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec