The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Team Lead
Rank 105 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 10 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.61% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.67% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Average daily rate
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£235 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £292 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +44.00%
Team Leader
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2113 1947 1909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.00% 91.11% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1021 878
Average daily rate £350 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 149 196
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.28 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £34.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Birmingham -1 3 £280 -13.84% 6
Coventry -5 2 £388 +10.71%
Shropshire -6 1 £104 -72.26%
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
Team Leader
England

Team Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) SLA
3 4 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) DSL
2 1 (4.35%) ADSL
2 1 (4.35%) ATM
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.35%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ERwin
1 1 (4.35%) PowerDesigner
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) HPUX
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.04%) Line Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Security
4 1 (4.35%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Sophos
5 1 (4.35%) Websense
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Nokia
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.35%) Northgate
5 1 (4.35%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (4.35%) F5