Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 184 165
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 20 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 8
East of England median daily rate £500 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +19.23% -21.69%
10th Percentile £425 £300 £155
90th Percentile £535 £488 £595
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £57.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +26.37% -
10th Percentile £47.50 £53.75 £45.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.25 £45.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.81 £45.50
% change year-on-year -8.96% -43.27% +53.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,236 4,547 4,360
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 94.85% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,494 2,631 2,480
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £200 £213 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 319 354
East of England median hourly rate £17.33 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.79% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.66 £11.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.38
% change year-on-year +1.08% +0.68% +2.08%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the East of England

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in the East of England

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in the East of England

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 8 £450 +16.13% 6
Essex -16 8 £510 +7.37%
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £500 - 13
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, Team Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Microservices
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (30.00%) Java 8
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 5 (25.00%) People Management
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (20.00%) Ansible
6 4 (20.00%) Docker
6 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) OLAP
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) JMS
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) Qt
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
2 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Microservices
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) People Management
4 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Java 8
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Go
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Xamarin