Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 17 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 115 123
Rank change year-on-year -16 +8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +35.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £273 £361 £318
90th Percentile £518 £553 £473
Scotland median daily rate £375 £463 £330
% change year-on-year -18.92% +40.15% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2788 2102 3078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 96.78% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1634 1214 1590
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £260
90th Percentile £545 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.60% - +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.55 £11.09
90th Percentile £41.75 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £17.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +18.88% -25.85% +31.00%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Edinburgh

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in Edinburgh

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Leader in Edinburgh

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 Edinburgh region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) GitLab
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) JMX
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat