The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Team Lead
Rank 415 400 398
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 245 276 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 175 136
Median daily rate £444 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £266 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 22
Median hourly rate £54.00 £22.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £24.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+118.18% +3.12%

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +6 231 £433 +1.82% 129
London +20 104 £475 +10.46% 40
South East -2 38 £450 - 18
West Midlands -26 22 £425 +1.19% 14
City of London +20 18 £475 +2.70% 8
North East -3 15 £400 -9.34% 4
North West +9 14 £250 -31.50% 17
Tyne and Wear -15 14 £400 -17.94% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 14 £400 -17.94% 2
East Midlands +6 13 £160 -65.40% 1
Birmingham +1 12 £500 +37.45% 6
Scotland -3 11 £475 +35.71% 4
Yorkshire -4 10 £375 -14.77% 8
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £444 +38.67% 3
Hampshire +18 8 £525 +8.24% 1
Milton Keynes +9 8 £444 +34.46% 1
West Yorkshire +4 8 £385 -14.91% 8
East of England -20 8 £238 -40.62% 19
Leeds -5 6 £375 -17.12% 8
Berkshire -8 6 £580 +28.88% 4
Manchester -13 6 £303 +10.18% 12
Leicestershire - 6 £160 -
Surrey +5 5 £490 +8.88% 4
South West +5 5 £500 - 8
Liverpool - 5 £225 - 1
Merseyside - 5 £225 - 3
Canary Wharf - 5 £160 -
Reading +13 4 - - 2
West Sussex +3 4 £438 +20.68% 3
Oxfordshire -9 4 £381 +90.62% 1

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Team Leader in the job title.

1 133 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (20.04%) Finance
3 79 (17.03%) SQL
4 74 (15.95%) Windows
5 72 (15.52%) Microsoft
6 70 (15.09%) Java
7 68 (14.66%) ITIL
8 63 (13.58%) Security Cleared
9 57 (12.28%) Oracle
10 56 (12.07%) .NET
11 54 (11.64%) Linux
12 51 (10.99%) C#
13 47 (10.13%) Active Directory
14 45 (9.70%) Degree
15 44 (9.48%) SC Cleared
16 43 (9.27%) Software Engineering
16 43 (9.27%) Scrum
17 40 (8.62%) MS Excel
18 36 (7.76%) Cisco
19 35 (7.54%) VMware
20 34 (7.33%) CRM
20 34 (7.33%) Unix
21 33 (7.11%) Waterfall
22 32 (6.90%) Mentoring
23 31 (6.68%) SLA
23 31 (6.68%) Migration
23 31 (6.68%) Project Management
24 30 (6.47%) Service Delivery
24 30 (6.47%) V-Model
25 29 (6.25%) Computer Science

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 10 (2.16%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.94%) JBoss
2 9 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.72%) Apache
3 8 (1.72%) IIS
3 8 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.86%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.65%) GemFire
6 3 (0.65%) Zimbra
7 2 (0.43%) Drupal
7 2 (0.43%) Tuxedo
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.43%) WordPress
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.65%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.65%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.22%) assyst
6 1 (0.22%) BASE24
6 1 (0.22%) Maximo
6 1 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.22%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.37%) Office 365
2 10 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.72%) GitHub
4 6 (1.29%) PaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.65%) SaaS
5 3 (0.65%) Taleo
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.88%) SAN
2 17 (3.66%) DHCP
3 16 (3.45%) Firewall
4 14 (3.02%) DNS
5 13 (2.80%) Wireless
6 9 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.94%) VPN
7 8 (1.72%) Internet
7 8 (1.72%) LAN
7 8 (1.72%) WAN
8 7 (1.51%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.29%) LDAP
10 5 (1.08%) BGP
10 5 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.08%) FTP
10 5 (1.08%) SSL
10 5 (1.08%) VoIP
11 4 (0.86%) BIG-IP
11 4 (0.86%) SSH
12 3 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.66%) Big Data
2 17 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 7 (1.51%) Apache Hive
3 7 (1.51%) DB2
3 7 (1.51%) MySQL
3 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.29%) Data Mining
4 6 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.08%) HBase
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.65%) OLTP
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 23 (4.96%) Jenkins
3 20 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.37%) JIRA
5 8 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.51%) Maven
7 5 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.08%) Gradle
7 5 (1.08%) JUnit
8 4 (0.86%) Ant
8 4 (0.86%) GCC
8 4 (0.86%) GDB
9 3 (0.65%) git-flow
9 3 (0.65%) GoCD
9 3 (0.65%) Selenium
9 3 (0.65%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.65%) Subversion
10 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 93 (20.04%) Finance
2 19 (4.09%) Banking
3 13 (2.80%) Legal
3 13 (2.80%) Retail
4 11 (2.37%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.94%) Games
7 8 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.51%) Marketing
9 6 (1.29%) Back Office
9 6 (1.29%) Law
10 5 (1.08%) Front Office
11 3 (0.65%) Avionics
12 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.43%) Publishing
12 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Advertising
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.07%) .NET
2 24 (5.17%) .NET Framework
3 22 (4.74%) Spring
4 15 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 15 (3.23%) HTML
5 10 (2.16%) AngularJS
5 10 (2.16%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.16%) CSS
5 10 (2.16%) jQuery
6 6 (1.29%) CSS3
6 6 (1.29%) HTML5
6 6 (1.29%) J2EE
6 6 (1.29%) J2SE
6 6 (1.29%) Web Services
7 5 (1.08%) JSON
7 5 (1.08%) Kafka
7 5 (1.08%) Spark Streaming
7 5 (1.08%) WCF
7 5 (1.08%) XML
8 4 (0.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.09%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.37%) NHS
6 10 (2.16%) Mainframe
6 10 (2.16%) User Experience
7 8 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.51%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.51%) Economics
9 6 (1.29%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.29%) EMC VNX
9 6 (1.29%) Statistics
9 6 (1.29%) VCE vBlock
9 6 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.08%) Clustering
10 5 (1.08%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.86%) EPoS
11 4 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.95%) Windows
2 54 (11.64%) Linux
3 34 (7.33%) Unix
4 19 (4.09%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.88%) Solaris
5 18 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.59%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.72%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.51%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.08%) AIX
13 4 (0.86%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.65%) Android
14 3 (0.65%) HPUX
14 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.66%) ITIL
3 43 (9.27%) Scrum
3 43 (9.27%) Software Engineering
4 34 (7.33%) CRM
5 33 (7.11%) Waterfall
6 32 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 31 (6.68%) Migration
7 31 (6.68%) Project Management
8 30 (6.47%) Service Delivery
8 30 (6.47%) V-Model
9 24 (5.17%) UML
10 23 (4.96%) DevOps
10 23 (4.96%) Line Management
10 23 (4.96%) Problem Management
10 23 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (4.74%) Service Management
12 21 (4.53%) Coaching
13 20 (4.31%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.03%) SQL
2 70 (15.09%) Java
3 51 (10.99%) C#
4 17 (3.66%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.23%) C
6 14 (3.02%) Python
7 12 (2.59%) C++
8 10 (2.16%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.72%) Ruby
9 8 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.29%) PHP
11 5 (1.08%) Perl
12 4 (0.86%) Embedded C++
12 4 (0.86%) VB
13 3 (0.65%) Ada
13 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.65%) Scala
13 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 63 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 45 (9.70%) Degree
3 44 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.80%) ISTQB
7 12 (2.59%) MCSE
8 11 (2.37%) CCNP
8 11 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.16%) CCNA
9 10 (2.16%) MCSA
10 8 (1.72%) MCDST
10 8 (1.72%) MCP
11 5 (1.08%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.08%) ACDT
11 5 (1.08%) ACHDS
11 5 (1.08%) ACTC
11 5 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.08%) MCSM
11 5 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.68%) SLA
2 15 (3.23%) QA
3 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) BS7666
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.22%) WAI
6 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.29%) Docker
3 6 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.29%) NFS
4 5 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.86%) HDFS
6 3 (0.65%) Snort
6 3 (0.65%) Squid
6 3 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.65%) XenApp
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.43%) RACF
7 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.43%) vSphere
7 2 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) StorNext
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 16 (3.45%) SCCM
2 14 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.37%) Puppet
4 10 (2.16%) SCOM
5 8 (1.72%) Ansible
5 8 (1.72%) ZABBIX
6 6 (1.29%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.86%) logstash
8 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.86%) Nagios
9 3 (0.65%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.65%) Control-M
9 3 (0.65%) NetApp OnCommand
9 3 (0.65%) vRealize
10 2 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.43%) TeMIP
10 2 (0.43%) WMI
Vendors
1 72 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.28%) Oracle
3 36 (7.76%) Cisco
4 35 (7.54%) VMware
5 22 (4.74%) Citrix
6 16 (3.45%) NetApp
7 15 (3.23%) EMC
8 13 (2.80%) SAP
9 10 (2.16%) HP
10 9 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.72%) Apple
12 7 (1.51%) IBM
13 6 (1.29%) Juniper
13 6 (1.29%) Splunk
13 6 (1.29%) Symantec
14 5 (1.08%) Lotus
15 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
15 4 (0.86%) Avaya
15 4 (0.86%) Fujitsu
15 4 (0.86%) Google
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago