The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Support Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Team Lead
Rank 602 628 616
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Team Leader 18 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.052% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.055% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 9
Median daily rate £300 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £170.00 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+507.14% +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Support Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Support Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Support Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Team Leader within the UK.

Support Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Support Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Support Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Support Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Team Leader within the UK.

Support Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Support Team Leader
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -3 16 £306 -18.33% 8
London -14 9 £220 -51.11% 2
South East +22 2 £319 -8.92% 1
East of England +9 2 - -
North West +6 2 £325 -35.00% 1
Hampshire - 2 £319 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £160 -
Scotland +13 1 - -
Cheshire +8 1 £325 -35.00%
Manchester +4 1 £325 - 1
Chester +2 1 £325 -35.00%
East Midlands -3 1 - -
City of London -6 1 £500 +11.11% 1
Dunstable - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Support Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Support 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 Support Team Leader in the job title.

1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Finance
3 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
4 12 (23.08%) ITIL
5 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
6 10 (19.23%) Degree
7 9 (17.31%) Change Management
7 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle
8 8 (15.38%) Java
8 8 (15.38%) MS Office
8 8 (15.38%) SLA
8 8 (15.38%) Cisco
9 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
9 7 (13.46%) SQL
9 7 (13.46%) Apple
9 7 (13.46%) Office 365
10 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
10 6 (11.54%) Line Management
10 6 (11.54%) Time Management
10 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
10 6 (11.54%) DHCP
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.54%) Back Office
11 5 (9.62%) Validation
11 5 (9.62%) Identity Management
11 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (9.62%) Wireless
11 5 (9.62%) Network+ Certification

Support 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 5 (9.62%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.85%) InDesign
3 2 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.92%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.92%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Ethernet
2 6 (11.54%) DHCP
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.62%) Wireless
4 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) SAN
5 3 (5.77%) Firewall
5 3 (5.77%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (1.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.92%) OSPF
7 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (1.92%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (5.77%) Hedge funds
4 3 (5.77%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.92%) Informatics
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Change Management
3 6 (11.54%) Line Management
3 6 (11.54%) Time Management
4 5 (9.62%) Identity Management
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
4 5 (9.62%) Validation
5 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Server Patching
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Software Audit
7 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.85%) ERP
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Java
2 7 (13.46%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) R
4 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) A+ Certification
2 5 (9.62%) ACDT
2 5 (9.62%) ACHDS
2 5 (9.62%) ACTC
2 5 (9.62%) MCDST
2 5 (9.62%) MCP
2 5 (9.62%) MCSA
2 5 (9.62%) MCSE
2 5 (9.62%) MCSM
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Citrix
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) Apple
4 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.62%) Lotus
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 2 (3.85%) Google
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Intel
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) Northgate