Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Team Lead
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 213 232
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 24 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 29
City of London median daily rate £600 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.37% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £409 £318 £291
90th Percentile £675 £640 £675
Central London median daily rate £588 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +23.68% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £24.63
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 - £24.63

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6755 6365 8666
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 95.47% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5051 6805
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 77 128
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.35
90th Percentile £30.75 £48.40 £39.13
Central London median hourly rate £18.40 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.22% -5.56% +5.88%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the City of London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Spring
5 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (25.00%) ETL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
6 5 (20.83%) Reinsurance
6 5 (20.83%) ETL Development
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 5 (20.83%) User Experience
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) OLAP
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Git (software)

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (16.67%) Hyperledger
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Mule
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) CloudBees
3 2 (8.33%) GitHub
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.83%) OLAP
4 4 (16.67%) Blockchain
5 2 (8.33%) Big Data
5 2 (8.33%) DB2
5 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.33%) QlikView
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.17%) HBase
6 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
6 1 (4.17%) Power BI
6 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Capybara
3 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Mocha
3 2 (8.33%) QUnit
3 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
3 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) Build Forge
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) CSS3
3 4 (16.67%) REST
3 4 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.33%) Dojo
5 2 (8.33%) iBATIS
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) JSP
5 2 (8.33%) Mustache
5 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
5 2 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Reinsurance
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (25.00%) ETL
2 6 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (20.83%) BDD
3 5 (20.83%) Coaching
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) ETL Development
3 5 (20.83%) IT Strategy
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) R
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CFA
1 1 (4.17%) CREST Certified
1 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ambari
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 2 (8.33%) Currenex
3 2 (8.33%) FXall
3 2 (8.33%) Reuters
3 2 (8.33%) Telerik
3 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.17%) Caplin
4 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Temenos