The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Team Lead
London / City of London
Rank 136 147 174
Rank change year-on-year +11 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 17 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 11
Median daily rate £525 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £640 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.51 £22.85
% change year-on-year - -27.75%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2888 3140 4850
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.25% 95.32% 96.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2502 3650
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +6.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £46.10 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Team Leader in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 9 (32.14%) Finance
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Apple
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) SLA
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel

Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mart
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Kafka
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) CESG
2 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.86%) ETL
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) BDD
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Line Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (7.14%) Data Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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