The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 96 90
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% -3.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.64 -
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1256 1684 1531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.86% 94.45% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 977 803
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 34 46
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.64 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.89% +11.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in Manchester

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET

Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) NancyFx
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian