The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Team Lead
Rank 558 543 504
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 36 34 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.065% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.070% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 24
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£400 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Development Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Development Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK.

Development Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Development Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Development Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Development Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK.

Development Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Development Team Leader
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 2 June 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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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
England -3 35 £400 +6.66% 31
London +16 13 £700 +16.66% 14
West Midlands -9 12 £400 +6.66% 4
East Midlands - 11 £400 - 1
Staffordshire -6 10 £400 +6.66% 3
Derbyshire - 9 £400 -
Cheshire -9 8 £400 +6.66% 1
North West -18 8 £400 +6.66% 2
Shropshire - 8 £400 -
South East -13 4 £308 -42.11% 7
South West +1 3 £313 -
Somerset - 3 £313 -
Taunton - 3 £313 -
Birmingham - 2 £550 -
Leicestershire - 2 £310 -
West Sussex - 2 £165 -
City of London +10 1 £725 +20.83% 8
Surrey +3 1 £450 +12.85% 3
Berkshire +2 1 £500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 1 £358 -4.66%
Reading - 1 £500 -
Derby - 1 £400 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Development Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Team Leader in their job title.

1 36 (51.43%) .NET
2 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
4 26 (37.14%) C#
5 19 (27.14%) .NET Framework
6 18 (25.71%) Java
6 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
7 17 (24.29%) SQL
7 17 (24.29%) Resource Management
7 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
8 16 (22.86%) Finance
8 16 (22.86%) Scrum
9 15 (21.43%) N-Tier
9 15 (21.43%) Open Source
10 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.14%) OOP
12 11 (15.71%) VB
13 10 (14.29%) Degree
14 9 (12.86%) Erlang
15 8 (11.43%) System Testing
15 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
15 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
15 8 (11.43%) SDLC
16 7 (10.00%) Line Management
16 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
16 7 (10.00%) C++
16 7 (10.00%) Web Services
16 7 (10.00%) XML
16 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering

Development Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) OLTP
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.43%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.86%) Subversion
4 2 (2.86%) MorphX
5 1 (1.43%) Mockito
5 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (51.43%) .NET
2 19 (27.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 7 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (7.14%) HTML
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.71%) WinForms
5 4 (5.71%) WCF
5 4 (5.71%) jQuery
6 3 (4.29%) HTML5
6 3 (4.29%) JSON
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware
7 2 (2.86%) WSDL
7 2 (2.86%) CSS
7 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) XSLT
7 2 (2.86%) Java EE
7 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.43%) MyBatis
8 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 2 (2.86%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
6 1 (1.43%) iPad
6 1 (1.43%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.43%) DataPower
6 1 (1.43%) Animation
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.86%) AIX
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) Resource Management
2 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
3 16 (22.86%) Scrum
4 15 (21.43%) Open Source
5 12 (17.14%) OOP
6 8 (11.43%) System Testing
6 8 (11.43%) SDLC
7 7 (10.00%) Line Management
7 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.14%) Time Management
10 4 (5.71%) TDD
11 3 (4.29%) Coaching
11 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.29%) Web Development
11 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) C#
2 18 (25.71%) Java
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) VB
5 9 (12.86%) Erlang
6 8 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) C
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) X++
10 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Varnish
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
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