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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Team Lead
Rank 563 573 506
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -67
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 30 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.046% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.050% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 21
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£400 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50

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
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
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 £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 30 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 17 April 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 0 24 £400 +6.66% 26
Staffordshire -3 13 £400 +6.66% 1
West Midlands -8 13 £400 +6.66% 2
East Midlands - 8 £400 - 1
Derbyshire - 8 £400 -
North West -17 7 £400 +6.66%
Shropshire - 7 £400 -
South Wales +1 4 £375 -25.00%
Wales -4 4 £375 -25.00%
London +5 3 £400 - 5
South East -22 3 £308 -42.11% 10
South West - 3 £313 - 5
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £358 -4.66% 1
Scotland - 2 £438 -
Surrey 0 1 £450 +12.85% 2
West Sussex - 1 £165 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £400 -
Glasgow - 1 £438 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Leicester - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -

Development Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (54.84%) .NET
2 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
3 25 (40.32%) C#
4 22 (35.48%) SQL
5 19 (30.65%) Java
5 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
7 13 (20.97%) Resource Management
7 13 (20.97%) Open Source
8 12 (19.35%) Finance
8 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 12 (19.35%) N-Tier
9 9 (14.52%) Degree
9 9 (14.52%) OOP
10 8 (12.90%) Web Services
10 8 (12.90%) HTML
10 8 (12.90%) VB
10 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
10 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 8 (12.90%) Line Management
11 7 (11.29%) C++
11 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
11 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
11 7 (11.29%) jQuery
12 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (9.68%) Scrum
12 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (9.68%) XML

Development Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.84%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.61%) Drupal
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
1 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.84%) OLTP
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) QlikView
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) JMeter
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
4 1 (1.61%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (54.84%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.90%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 7 (11.29%) jQuery
5 6 (9.68%) XML
6 5 (8.06%) CSS
7 4 (6.45%) WinForms
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 4 (6.45%) WCF
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
9 2 (3.23%) HTML5
9 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.23%) J2EE
9 2 (3.23%) XSLT
9 2 (3.23%) SOAP
9 2 (3.23%) WSDL
9 2 (3.23%) Middleware
10 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Open Source
2 12 (19.35%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Animation
6 1 (1.61%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
3 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Resource Management
3 9 (14.52%) OOP
4 8 (12.90%) Line Management
5 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.68%) Scrum
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Time Management
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
6 5 (8.06%) Web Development
7 4 (6.45%) Coaching
7 4 (6.45%) MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.84%) SOA
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) CRM
8 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 22 (35.48%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) Java
4 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.90%) VB
5 7 (11.29%) C++
5 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.23%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) VB6
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
1 1 (1.61%) logstash
1 1 (1.61%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) IBM
3 2 (3.23%) Tableau
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
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