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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Team Lead
Rank 605 559 545
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 13 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.051% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.055% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 13
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£556 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.06% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £353 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £560 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £515 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

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
52814 48754 52062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32941 29468 29352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2105 2558
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
England -42 13 £556 +39.06% 34
East of England -15 4 £538 -
London -19 4 £588 +6.81% 6
South East -24 3 - - 5
Milton Keynes - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Essex - 2 £515 -
Manchester -8 1 - - 4
North West -14 1 - - 5
Luton - 1 £600 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £600 -
Yorkshire - 1 £385 - 4
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £385 - 1
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 4
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 4
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - -

Development Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Resource Management
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Java
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) HTML5
9 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) XML
9 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 4 (13.79%) TDD
10 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
10 3 (10.34%) Spring
10 3 (10.34%) HTTP
10 3 (10.34%) SOAP
10 3 (10.34%) Struts
10 3 (10.34%) Web Services

Development Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.45%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) GoogleTest
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) CppUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) HTML5
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.34%) Java EE
5 3 (10.34%) SOAP
5 3 (10.34%) Struts
5 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (6.90%) JPA
6 2 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Resource Management
5 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
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