The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Development Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Team Lead
UK
Rank 590 605 595
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 12 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.042% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.045% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 22
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £403 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £493 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Development Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Development Team Leader in the job title.

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
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 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 12 £425 +2.40% 18
London +24 5 £430 -7.02% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £408 -
Yorkshire +17 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £425 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East +17 1 £420 +1.81% 6
East Midlands +9 1 £535 +52.85% 1
Sheffield - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £420 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £535 -
West Sussex - 1 £420 -
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 - 1

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Development Team Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Puppet
7 3 (12.00%) Game Development
7 3 (12.00%) JPA
7 3 (12.00%) JIRA
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) cocos2d
7 3 (12.00%) Jenkins

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Mule
2 1 (4.00%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (12.00%) cocos2d
5 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (12.00%) JPA
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.00%) Java EE
6 2 (8.00%) LINQ
6 2 (8.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Wicket
7 1 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) FMCG
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Game Development
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) OWASP
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (8.00%) SABSA
5 2 (8.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CISA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CISM
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) GIAC
2 2 (8.00%) GISP
2 2 (8.00%) IISP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) SAP