The median contractor rate for a Development Team Leader was £800 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Development Team Lead
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 417 429
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Team Leader 11 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.005% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.005% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 12
Median daily rate £800 - £700
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 - £723
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Development Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Team Leader in London

Development Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Team Leader in London

Development Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Development Team Leader in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Development Team Leader in London

Development Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Team Leader in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Development 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 London region featuring Development Team Leader in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Scala
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) CSS3
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Python
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
5 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (38.46%) YUI
5 5 (38.46%) Clojure
5 5 (38.46%) Groovy
5 5 (38.46%) JRuby
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Grails
5 5 (38.46%) Jython
5 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) People Management
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data

Development Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) BigQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) CSS3
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
1 6 (46.15%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) Grails
2 5 (38.46%) JRuby
2 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (38.46%) YUI
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Java RMI
4 1 (7.69%) JMS
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) STL
4 1 (7.69%) Swing
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
7 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) Clojure
4 5 (38.46%) Groovy
4 5 (38.46%) Jython
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) COBOL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Ab Initio
1 4 (30.77%) Netezza
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Solace