The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in 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
England / London
Rank 335 349 340
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 65 79 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 50
Median daily rate £500 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £600 £650
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 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 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
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 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 17 £525 -12.50% 9
Croydon +10 3 £550 +46.66% 1
Ilford - 2 £138 -
Wembley - 2 £200 -
Hammersmith - 2 £520 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £410 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.61%) Finance
4 24 (18.32%) SQL
4 24 (18.32%) Java
5 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
5 23 (17.56%) Windows
6 17 (12.98%) ITIL
6 17 (12.98%) Banking
7 15 (11.45%) MySQL
7 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
7 15 (11.45%) Line Management
7 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.69%) .NET
9 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
9 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (9.92%) Scrum
9 13 (9.92%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
10 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
10 12 (9.16%) SDLC
10 12 (9.16%) Spring
10 12 (9.16%) Workflow
10 12 (9.16%) Migration
10 12 (9.16%) Cisco
11 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
11 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (8.40%) Oracle
11 11 (8.40%) MVC
11 11 (8.40%) Pair Programming

Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) CMS
3 5 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.82%) MS Project Server
4 4 (3.05%) Apache
4 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.76%) Confluence
7 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.53%) InDesign
3 2 (1.53%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.82%) Office 365
3 3 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) Firewall
1 9 (6.87%) LAN
1 9 (6.87%) WAN
2 8 (6.11%) DNS
3 7 (5.34%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.58%) DHCP
4 6 (4.58%) Wireless
5 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.53%) 4G
6 2 (1.53%) SAN
6 2 (1.53%) VoIP
7 1 (0.76%) HTTP
7 1 (0.76%) Skype
7 1 (0.76%) SNMP
7 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.45%) MySQL
3 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.05%) Big Data
6 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.29%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.82%) JIRA
3 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.76%) JUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (20.61%) Finance
2 17 (12.98%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Retail
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) .NET
2 12 (9.16%) Spring
3 10 (7.63%) HTML
4 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.34%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.34%) J2SE
7 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.82%) 802.1X
8 5 (3.82%) LAMP
8 5 (3.82%) XHTML
9 4 (3.05%) J2EE
9 4 (3.05%) Web Services
10 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.29%) CSS
10 3 (2.29%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (2.29%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.53%) CSS3
11 2 (1.53%) Kafka
11 2 (1.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.82%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.05%) User Experience
4 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.53%) CESG
5 2 (1.53%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.76%) Derivative
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.56%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
4 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.53%) Android
8 2 (1.53%) CentOS
8 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.53%) Unix
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.76%) Solaris
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.98%) ITIL
3 15 (11.45%) Line Management
3 15 (11.45%) Mentoring
4 13 (9.92%) Scrum
4 13 (9.92%) Software Engineering
4 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.16%) Migration
5 12 (9.16%) SDLC
5 12 (9.16%) Workflow
6 11 (8.40%) DevOps
6 11 (8.40%) MVC
6 11 (8.40%) Pair Programming
6 11 (8.40%) Web Development
7 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.87%) Project Management
7 9 (6.87%) TDD
8 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.11%) Data Integration
8 8 (6.11%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.32%) Java
1 24 (18.32%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.63%) C#
4 7 (5.34%) PHP
5 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.05%) C
6 4 (3.05%) Python
7 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.53%) C++
8 2 (1.53%) Perl
8 2 (1.53%) Scala
8 2 (1.53%) VB
8 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.53%) VB6
9 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.76%) R
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.58%) Degree
3 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.82%) CCIE
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.82%) MCITP
5 4 (3.05%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.53%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.76%) MCSE
8 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMP
8 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.53%) IFRS
3 2 (1.53%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.76%) Basel III
4 1 (0.76%) BS25999
4 1 (0.76%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.76%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.76%) UAG
3 1 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) Puppet
2 5 (3.82%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.29%) Ansible
3 3 (2.29%) Kibana
3 3 (2.29%) SCCM
4 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.53%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.76%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.16%) Cisco
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle
4 6 (4.58%) Apple
4 6 (4.58%) VMware
5 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.82%) F5
5 5 (3.82%) Juniper
5 5 (3.82%) Palo Alto
5 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.05%) Adobe
7 3 (2.29%) Citrix
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.29%) SAP
8 2 (1.53%) EMC
8 2 (1.53%) Google
8 2 (1.53%) MobileIron
8 2 (1.53%) NetApp
9 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.76%) Nimble Storage
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