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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Team Lead
Rank 587 533 579
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 14 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.079% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.085% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 19
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£394 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.28% +11.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
51170 49280 54602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.64% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30980 29240 30617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2111 2700
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.98 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -56 10 £375 -25.03% 37
North West - 4 £375 - 6
Milton Keynes +8 3 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 3 - - 3
South East -1 3 - - 6
Staffordshire - 3 £375 - 4
West Midlands - 3 £375 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £375 - 3
London -12 2 £481 -9.62% 10
Scotland -17 2 £413 - 2
Wales - 2 £500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £500 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £413 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £375 -
Cardiff - 2 £500 - 1
Crewe - 2 £375 -
Manchester - 1 - - 2
Ealing - - - - 1
Osterley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2

Development Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 26 (56.52%) .NET
2 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (36.96%) Degree
4 16 (34.78%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) Scrum
4 16 (34.78%) MVC
5 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 12 (26.09%) Maven
6 11 (23.91%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) Web Services
7 10 (21.74%) SOAP
7 10 (21.74%) Struts
7 10 (21.74%) UML
7 10 (21.74%) JMS
7 10 (21.74%) Ant
7 10 (21.74%) JUnit
7 10 (21.74%) J2EE
7 10 (21.74%) Mobile Commerce
7 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 10 (21.74%) Spring
7 10 (21.74%) Java EE
7 10 (21.74%) JPA
7 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
7 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (21.74%) Apache Ivy
7 10 (21.74%) Spring Web Flow
8 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
8 9 (19.57%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) HTML

Development Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Maven
2 10 (21.74%) Apache Ivy
2 10 (21.74%) Ant
2 10 (21.74%) JUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) GoogleTest
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.35%) NUnit
4 2 (4.35%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) WebStorm
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) .NET
2 11 (23.91%) Web Services
3 10 (21.74%) JMS
3 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 10 (21.74%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) Java EE
3 10 (21.74%) J2EE
3 10 (21.74%) SOAP
3 10 (21.74%) Struts
3 10 (21.74%) Spring Web Flow
3 10 (21.74%) JPA
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
4 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) WinForms
5 6 (13.04%) HTML5
6 5 (10.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.52%) jQuery
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.35%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mathematics
1 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.35%) DTV
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) MVC
1 16 (34.78%) Scrum
2 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 10 (21.74%) UML
3 10 (21.74%) Mobile Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) Resource Management
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.35%) OO
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) C#
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Assembla
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