The table below looks at the statistics for the Support 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 Support Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Team Lead
Rank 583 541 549
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Team Leader 23 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.072% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.078% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 19
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £20.75 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.30% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £23.50 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.15 £26.78 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.83% -2.00%

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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £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 2015 2118 2639
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 £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Support Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Team Leader in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 August 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -33 23 £320 -8.57% 21
London +3 12 £340 -5.55% 7
City of London +12 6 £340 +0.74% 2
South East -21 3 £275 -31.25% 3
North West -10 2 £333 +10.83% 2
Manchester -10 2 £333 +10.83% 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £356 - 2
Berkshire +9 1 £275 +37.50% 1
Surrey -4 1 £275 -33.73%
South West -35 1 - - 3
South Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £275 - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Taunton - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Staines - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1

Support Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Support 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 Support Team Leader in their job title.

1 33 (55.00%) Windows
2 28 (46.67%) ITIL
3 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (21.67%) MS Office
4 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (20.00%) CRM
6 11 (18.33%) SLA
6 11 (18.33%) Change Management
6 11 (18.33%) Banking
7 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 9 (15.00%) UNIX
9 8 (13.33%) QA
9 8 (13.33%) SQL
9 8 (13.33%) Citrix
10 7 (11.67%) N-Tier
10 7 (11.67%) VMware
10 7 (11.67%) Back Office
10 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (10.00%) SCCM
11 6 (10.00%) Finance
11 6 (10.00%) Service Management
11 6 (10.00%) Project Management
12 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
12 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.33%) IIS
13 4 (6.67%) Law
13 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.67%) Linux

Support Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Support 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 Support Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) Jadu
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Office
2 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) X.400
3 1 (1.67%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.67%) MSI
General
1 11 (18.33%) Banking
2 7 (11.67%) Back Office
3 6 (10.00%) Finance
4 4 (6.67%) Law
5 3 (5.00%) Legal
5 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Local Government
6 2 (3.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) STL
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) N-Tier
1 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.67%) Open Source
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) NHS
6 1 (1.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.00%) UNIX
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.33%) HPUX
5 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) CRM
3 11 (18.33%) Change Management
4 10 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
5 6 (10.00%) Service Management
6 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.33%) ITSM
8 2 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.67%) PowerHouse
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.00%) MCSE
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) SLA
2 8 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix
3 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) Lotus
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) Veeam
6 2 (3.33%) Civica
6 2 (3.33%) Apple
6 2 (3.33%) Reuters
6 2 (3.33%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
7 1 (1.67%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.67%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.67%) Meru Networks
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