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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Team Lead
UK
Rank 437 394 380
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 149 232 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 114 151
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £259 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 24
Median hourly rate £22.75 £31.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.48 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £55.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £29.07 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+85.75% +29.20%

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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 -27 138 £450 +12.50% 113
London +4 65 £500 +17.64% 38
South East +3 23 £420 +5.00% 18
City of London +8 16 £500 +33.33% 4
South West +4 15 £481 +6.94% 10
Scotland +38 10 £275 -15.38% 2
East of England -7 8 £164 -59.06% 7
North West +11 7 £273 -24.37% 9
Hampshire - 7 £438 - 3
Manchester +14 6 £171 -60.46% 5
Yorkshire +13 6 £338 -21.73% 2
Wiltshire -6 6 £490 +8.88% 4
East Midlands +3 5 £275 -33.33% 8
Basingstoke - 5 £460 - 1
Berkshire +17 4 £475 +34.75% 4
Bristol +15 4 £413 - 3
Nottinghamshire +9 4 £475 - 2
Surrey +7 4 £264 -49.76% 7
Hertfordshire -9 4 £163 -60.84% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 4 - - 1
Motherwell - 4 £200 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £405 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £163 - 1
Reading - 4 £475 - 3
North Lanarkshire - 4 £200 -
Gloucestershire +2 3 £425 - 1
West Midlands -3 3 £276 +5.23% 16
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £275 - 4
Glasgow - 3 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 3 - -

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 68 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (18.79%) Java
2 65 (18.79%) Finance
3 58 (16.76%) SQL
4 57 (16.47%) Windows
5 53 (15.32%) Microsoft
6 46 (13.29%) Security Cleared
7 40 (11.56%) Cisco
8 39 (11.27%) SQL Server
9 38 (10.98%) ITIL
9 38 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (10.98%) Mentoring
10 34 (9.83%) Spring
11 33 (9.54%) Linux
12 30 (8.67%) SC Cleared
13 29 (8.38%) Active Directory
14 28 (8.09%) .NET
14 28 (8.09%) Migration
15 27 (7.80%) VMware
15 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
16 26 (7.51%) C#
16 26 (7.51%) Project Management
17 25 (7.23%) Scrum
17 25 (7.23%) JavaScript
18 24 (6.94%) Oracle
19 23 (6.65%) SDLC
19 23 (6.65%) MVC
19 23 (6.65%) Firewall
19 23 (6.65%) Banking
20 22 (6.36%) TDD

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 11 (3.18%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.60%) Apache
2 9 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.31%) CMS
3 8 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.45%) MS Project Server
6 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.16%) JBoss
7 3 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.87%) GemFire
7 3 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.87%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) Drupal
8 2 (0.58%) WordPress
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.29%) Confluence
9 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.87%) MS Project
3 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.58%) InDesign
4 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.58%) BASE24
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.58%) Postilion
3 2 (0.58%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.29%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Maximo
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.76%) Office 365
2 11 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.45%) Akamai
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.87%) GitHub
5 3 (0.87%) PaaS
5 3 (0.87%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
7 1 (0.29%) G Suite
7 1 (0.29%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.65%) Firewall
2 16 (4.62%) VPN
3 12 (3.47%) Wireless
4 10 (2.89%) IPsec
4 10 (2.89%) LAN
4 10 (2.89%) VLAN
5 9 (2.60%) WAN
6 8 (2.31%) Ethernet
7 7 (2.02%) DNS
7 7 (2.02%) SAN
8 6 (1.73%) DHCP
9 5 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (1.45%) Internet
9 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.16%) FTP
10 4 (1.16%) HTTP
11 3 (0.87%) VoIP
12 2 (0.58%) Multicast
13 1 (0.29%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.34%) MySQL
4 12 (3.47%) Big Data
4 12 (3.47%) Hadoop
4 12 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.73%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.45%) HBase
9 5 (1.45%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.16%) Data Mart
10 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.16%) MS Access
10 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.87%) OLAP
11 3 (0.87%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (3.47%) JIRA
1 12 (3.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.89%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.73%) JUnit
6 5 (1.45%) Gradle
6 5 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.87%) GCC
8 3 (0.87%) GDB
8 3 (0.87%) Maven
8 3 (0.87%) Selenium
9 2 (0.58%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.58%) Mockito
9 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 65 (18.79%) Finance
2 23 (6.65%) Banking
3 16 (4.62%) Retail
4 12 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.31%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.45%) Law
7 4 (1.16%) Front Office
7 4 (1.16%) Games
8 3 (0.87%) Back Office
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Avionics
9 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.83%) Spring
2 28 (8.09%) .NET
3 21 (6.07%) HTML
4 19 (5.49%) ASP.NET
4 19 (5.49%) Hibernate
5 14 (4.05%) AngularJS
6 13 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (3.47%) CSS
7 12 (3.47%) J2EE
7 12 (3.47%) J2SE
8 10 (2.89%) jQuery
9 8 (2.31%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (2.31%) CSS3
9 8 (2.31%) JSON
9 8 (2.31%) LAMP
9 8 (2.31%) XML
10 7 (2.02%) Kafka
11 6 (1.73%) HTML5
11 6 (1.73%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.78%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.34%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.76%) NHS
5 12 (3.47%) Economics
6 11 (3.18%) Statistics
7 10 (2.89%) EMC VNX
8 9 (2.60%) Data Integration
9 8 (2.31%) Clustering
10 6 (1.73%) User Experience
11 5 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.45%) EMC VMAX
11 5 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.16%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.87%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.47%) Windows
2 33 (9.54%) Linux
3 19 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.91%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.18%) Unix
7 10 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.02%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.16%) Solaris
9 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.87%) AIX
10 3 (0.87%) Android
11 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.29%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.29%) SUSE
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (10.98%) ITIL
2 38 (10.98%) Mentoring
2 38 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (8.09%) Migration
4 26 (7.51%) Project Management
5 25 (7.23%) Scrum
6 23 (6.65%) MVC
6 23 (6.65%) SDLC
7 22 (6.36%) TDD
8 21 (6.07%) Change Management
8 21 (6.07%) Software Engineering
9 20 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (5.78%) Workflow
10 19 (5.49%) Service Management
11 18 (5.20%) Data Migration
11 18 (5.20%) Line Management
11 18 (5.20%) Problem Management
12 17 (4.91%) Coaching
12 17 (4.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 65 (18.79%) Java
2 58 (16.76%) SQL
3 26 (7.51%) C#
4 25 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.76%) PHP
6 12 (3.47%) C++
7 10 (2.89%) Python
8 9 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.31%) C
10 7 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.16%) Perl
12 4 (1.16%) VC++
13 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.58%) Ada
14 2 (0.58%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.58%) Ruby
14 2 (0.58%) Scala
14 2 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (13.29%) Security Cleared
2 30 (8.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.91%) Degree
4 16 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (4.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.89%) CCNA
7 9 (2.60%) MCSE
8 7 (2.02%) CCNP
8 7 (2.02%) MCITP
9 6 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.73%) MCSA
10 5 (1.45%) MCDST
11 4 (1.16%) CISM
11 4 (1.16%) CISSP
11 4 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.87%) ACHDS
12 3 (0.87%) ACTC
12 3 (0.87%) GIAC
12 3 (0.87%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.20%) SLA
2 9 (2.60%) QA
3 6 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.58%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.29%) Basel III
7 1 (0.29%) BS25999
7 1 (0.29%) HL7
7 1 (0.29%) IFRS
7 1 (0.29%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.29%) WAI
7 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.31%) vSphere
4 5 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.16%) Docker
5 4 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (0.87%) HDFS
6 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.87%) XenApp
7 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.29%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.29%) UAG
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.89%) Puppet
1 10 (2.89%) SCCM
2 6 (1.73%) SCOM
3 4 (1.16%) Ansible
3 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.87%) Nagios
4 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.87%) vRealize
5 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.58%) Kibana
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.58%) Simpana
5 2 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.58%) TeMIP
5 2 (0.58%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.56%) Cisco
3 27 (7.80%) VMware
4 24 (6.94%) Oracle
5 14 (4.05%) Citrix
6 13 (3.76%) IBM
7 12 (3.47%) EMC
7 12 (3.47%) F5
7 12 (3.47%) Palo Alto
8 11 (3.18%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.89%) HP
10 8 (2.31%) Apple
10 8 (2.31%) SAP
11 7 (2.02%) Juniper
12 6 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.45%) Fujitsu
13 5 (1.45%) NetApp
14 4 (1.16%) Cloudera
14 4 (1.16%) Veritas
15 3 (0.87%) Lotus
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £175.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Rate: From £750 to £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Rate: From £650 to £750 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 26 days ago