The first table below looks at the demand for the Team Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 96 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 25 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.46% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.50% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
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£375 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £330 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £382 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £25.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-18.50% +41.84%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 1795 2113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.76% 91.30% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 858 995
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 131 145
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £10.55 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Leader across the West Midlands region.

Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Leader across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Team Leader Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Leader across the West Midlands region.

Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Staffordshire - 13 £375 - 5
Birmingham +5 5 £218 -33.07% 5
Warwickshire -1 2 £375 - 1
Coventry - 2 £400 - 2
Dudley - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Herefordshire - - - - 1
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Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.00%) WinForms
3 9 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Degree
5 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Back Office
6 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) Billing
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 3 (6.67%) Windows
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle
7 3 (6.67%) SAP
7 3 (6.67%) ABAP
7 3 (6.67%) C#
7 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
7 3 (6.67%) Adobe
7 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
7 3 (6.67%) SAP BI

Team Leader
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.67%) SAP BI
3 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 3 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
3 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) WinForms
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
4 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Open Source
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) VMS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) CRM
2 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
3 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.67%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.44%) Numerical Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.44%) Product Management
4 2 (4.44%) Analytics
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.67%) ABAP
3 3 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Brocade
3 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) NetApp
3 2 (4.44%) StorageTek
3 2 (4.44%) Symantec
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Northgate
4 1 (2.22%) Capita
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) BMC
4 1 (2.22%) Business Objects