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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Team Lead
Rank 637 605 591
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 10 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.056% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.059% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 16
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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
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 4 May 2016.

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 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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -39 10 £475 +18.75% 15
South East -3 7 £475 +187.87% 4
North West -8 3 £305 -23.75% 4
Reading - 3 £475 -
Lancashire - 3 £305 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 -
Blackpool - 2 £300 -
Surrey -6 1 £553 +22.77% 1
West Sussex -20 1 - -
Leatherhead -21 1 £553 +22.77%
Worthing - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £400 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £310 -

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 16 (41.03%) .NET
4 14 (35.90%) Java
4 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (30.77%) C#
6 10 (25.64%) Coaching
7 9 (23.08%) Supplier Management
7 9 (23.08%) HTML
7 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
8 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
9 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.38%) CSS
11 5 (12.82%) Python
11 5 (12.82%) XHTML
11 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
11 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
12 4 (10.26%) Web Development
12 4 (10.26%) CSS3
12 4 (10.26%) SDLC
12 4 (10.26%) Front End Development
12 4 (10.26%) Oracle
12 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
12 4 (10.26%) Subversion
12 4 (10.26%) W3C
12 4 (10.26%) MVC
12 4 (10.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 2 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) Mnesia
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Parquet
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) XHTML
6 4 (10.26%) CSS3
7 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.56%) EJB
9 1 (2.56%) J2EE
9 1 (2.56%) Java EE
9 1 (2.56%) jQuery
9 1 (2.56%) JSF
9 1 (2.56%) Kafka
9 1 (2.56%) Sass
9 1 (2.56%) Spring
9 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) W3C
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Mentoring
3 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.64%) Coaching
5 9 (23.08%) Supplier Management
6 8 (20.51%) Performance Management
7 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.26%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (10.26%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 4 (10.26%) SDLC
8 4 (10.26%) Web Development
9 3 (7.69%) Open Source
9 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.69%) Validation
10 2 (5.13%) Migration
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) Python
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) Erlang
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) BEA
3 1 (2.56%) Intel
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) Trillium
3 1 (2.56%) Zend