The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Team Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Team Lead
Rank 362 345 266
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -79
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 252 279 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.55% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 175 180
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £186 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 25
Average hourly rate £22.85 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.95 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £44.25 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £24.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +11.36%

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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend

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

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Team Leader Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

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 Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 -17 238 £400 +6.66% 224
London -34 73 £419 -6.94% 61
South East +13 62 £295 -15.71% 54
East Midlands +8 29 £400 +185.71% 8
North West -7 28 £400 +6.66% 19
South West 0 23 £313 -10.71% 24
West Midlands -9 21 £400 +6.66% 22
Berkshire +9 16 £258 - 10
City of London +3 15 £525 +10.52% 11
Leicestershire +19 14 £150 -32.58% 1
Derbyshire -1 14 £400 +185.71%
Staffordshire -6 14 £400 +6.66% 4
Manchester -7 13 £403 +42.47% 15
Surrey +7 11 £438 +9.71% 8
Cheshire -3 11 £400 +6.66% 4
Scotland +9 10 £413 +58.19% 3
Kegworth - 10 £150 -
Shropshire -5 8 £400 +8.84%
Buckinghamshire -11 7 £450 +45.74% 8
Hampshire -13 7 £425 +54.54% 7
East Sussex - 7 £410 - 3
Leatherhead - 7 £450 -
East of England +16 6 £265 -7.82% 15
Somerset +9 6 £313 -10.71% 6
Bristol +6 6 £155 -67.36% 5
Edinburgh +5 6 £262 +30.75%
North East -3 6 £300 -20.00% 1
Gloucestershire -10 6 £473 +52.41% 9
West Sussex -14 6 £208 -45.68% 8
Reading - 6 £340 - 6

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Team Leader in their job title.

1 119 (24.19%) ITIL
2 112 (22.76%) Windows
3 103 (20.93%) Finance
4 98 (19.92%) Microsoft
5 79 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (15.85%) SQL
7 71 (14.43%) .NET
8 56 (11.38%) MS Excel
9 55 (11.18%) Java
9 55 (11.18%) Active Directory
10 54 (10.98%) SLA
11 52 (10.57%) SQL Server
12 50 (10.16%) C#
13 49 (9.96%) MS Office
13 49 (9.96%) Project Management
14 45 (9.15%) Security Cleared
15 44 (8.94%) Windows 7
16 43 (8.74%) Service Delivery
17 39 (7.93%) VMware
18 36 (7.32%) Oracle
19 33 (6.71%) Linux
19 33 (6.71%) Line Management
20 32 (6.50%) Mentoring
21 30 (6.10%) SC Cleared
22 29 (5.89%) Scrum
23 27 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
24 25 (5.08%) Incident Management
24 25 (5.08%) Service Management
25 24 (4.88%) SharePoint
25 24 (4.88%) JavaScript

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Team Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.47%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.64%) Lync
4 11 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.63%) IIS
6 7 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (1.22%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.22%) Apache
8 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.81%) Node.js
9 4 (0.81%) Confluence
9 4 (0.81%) CMS
9 4 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.61%) SAS
10 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.61%) nginx
10 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 56 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.96%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.42%) Documaker
3 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.61%) Office 365
4 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.41%) Heroku
4 2 (0.41%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.20%) Route 53
5 1 (0.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.07%) Firewall
2 16 (3.25%) VPN
3 11 (2.24%) WAN
3 11 (2.24%) DNS
3 11 (2.24%) SSL
4 10 (2.03%) SAN
4 10 (2.03%) LAN
5 9 (1.83%) Wireless
6 7 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.22%) DHCP
8 5 (1.02%) VoIP
8 5 (1.02%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.81%) Network Security
9 4 (0.81%) MPLS
10 3 (0.61%) HTTP
10 3 (0.61%) IPsec
10 3 (0.61%) Intranet
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.41%) NAS
11 2 (0.41%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.24%) QlikView
4 10 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (1.83%) MySQL
5 9 (1.83%) Snowflake Schema
5 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.42%) Star Schema
6 7 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.81%) Redis
10 3 (0.61%) OLTP
11 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.24%) JIRA
3 9 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.63%) Maven
5 7 (1.42%) Subversion
5 7 (1.42%) Rational Rhapsody
6 6 (1.22%) Gradle
6 6 (1.22%) Selenium
6 6 (1.22%) JUnit
7 5 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.61%) Ant
10 2 (0.41%) RSpec
10 2 (0.41%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.41%) Grunt
10 2 (0.41%) Xcode
10 2 (0.41%) MorphX
10 2 (0.41%) MSI
10 2 (0.41%) Introscope
General
1 103 (20.93%) Finance
2 18 (3.66%) Banking
3 17 (3.46%) Retail
4 15 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.03%) Legal
7 8 (1.63%) Billing
8 6 (1.22%) Law
9 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.81%) Marketing
9 4 (0.81%) Electronics
9 4 (0.81%) Front Office
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
10 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.61%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Publishing
10 3 (0.61%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.41%) German Language
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.43%) .NET
2 21 (4.27%) Web Services
2 21 (4.27%) Middleware
2 21 (4.27%) .NET Framework
3 18 (3.66%) HTML
4 17 (3.46%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.25%) jQuery
6 15 (3.05%) WCF
7 14 (2.85%) XML
8 12 (2.44%) Spring
8 12 (2.44%) CSS
9 11 (2.24%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (1.63%) HTML5
10 8 (1.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.63%) WinForms
10 8 (1.63%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.63%) Ajax
10 8 (1.63%) JSON
10 8 (1.63%) J2EE
11 7 (1.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.27%) Open Source
3 15 (3.05%) NHS
4 14 (2.85%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.63%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.42%) Social Media
9 6 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.22%) Clustering
10 4 (0.81%) FMCG
10 4 (0.81%) SWIFT
10 4 (0.81%) User Experience
10 4 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.81%) DTV
11 3 (0.61%) Statistics
11 3 (0.61%) Replication
11 3 (0.61%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 112 (22.76%) Windows
2 44 (8.94%) Windows 7
3 33 (6.71%) Linux
4 22 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (4.07%) Windows 8
5 20 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.66%) UNIX
7 13 (2.64%) Windows XP
8 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.02%) AIX
9 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.81%) Android
11 3 (0.61%) Solaris
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.41%) HPUX
13 1 (0.20%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (24.19%) ITIL
2 79 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (9.96%) Project Management
4 43 (8.74%) Service Delivery
5 33 (6.71%) Line Management
6 32 (6.50%) Mentoring
7 29 (5.89%) Scrum
8 25 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 25 (5.08%) Service Management
9 24 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (4.47%) Coaching
10 22 (4.47%) Analytics
10 22 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (3.66%) Resource Management
12 18 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (3.46%) Web Development
13 17 (3.46%) TDD
13 17 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (3.25%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.85%) SQL
2 55 (11.18%) Java
3 50 (10.16%) C#
4 24 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.64%) PL/SQL
6 11 (2.24%) C++
6 11 (2.24%) VB
6 11 (2.24%) VB.NET
6 11 (2.24%) Python
7 10 (2.03%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.63%) Ruby
8 8 (1.63%) PHP
8 8 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.42%) R
10 6 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.22%) C
11 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.61%) Perl
13 2 (0.41%) Scala
13 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (9.15%) Security Cleared
2 30 (6.10%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
3 23 (4.67%) Degree
4 15 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.64%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.63%) A+ Certification
7 8 (1.63%) ISEB
8 6 (1.22%) MOS
8 6 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.22%) MCITP
8 6 (1.22%) MCDST
8 6 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.22%) CCNP
8 6 (1.22%) MCSE
9 5 (1.02%) MCP
9 5 (1.02%) CCNA
10 4 (0.81%) CISM
10 4 (0.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.98%) SLA
2 22 (4.47%) QA
3 6 (1.22%) COBIT
4 5 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) BS15000
6 1 (0.20%) WAI
6 1 (0.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 55 (11.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.22%) XenApp
6 5 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.02%) vSphere
7 4 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.61%) Firmware
8 3 (0.61%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.61%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.20%) NFS
10 1 (0.20%) Xen
10 1 (0.20%) HDFS
10 1 (0.20%) Docker
10 1 (0.20%) vCloud
10 1 (0.20%) UAG
10 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (3.46%) SCCM
2 7 (1.42%) Puppet
3 6 (1.22%) SCOM
3 6 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.61%) Salt
6 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.41%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.41%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.20%) OpenView
7 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
7 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.20%) OVSD
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 98 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.93%) VMware
3 36 (7.32%) Oracle
4 18 (3.66%) SAP
4 18 (3.66%) Cisco
5 14 (2.85%) Citrix
6 10 (2.03%) Tableau
7 9 (1.83%) HP
8 8 (1.63%) Remedy
8 8 (1.63%) Juniper
8 8 (1.63%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.42%) EMC
10 6 (1.22%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.22%) Sophos
10 6 (1.22%) IBM
11 5 (1.02%) Dell
11 5 (1.02%) McAfee
11 5 (1.02%) Nokia
11 5 (1.02%) Lumension
11 5 (1.02%) hybris
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