The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Team Lead
England / North West
Rank 123 129 135
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 5 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.73% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 8
Median daily rate £375 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.78% -11.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £268 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £450
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 £25.93
% change year-on-year - -36.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2439 3620 3389
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 95.05% 94.34% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 2156 1777
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 172 203
Median hourly rate £16.18 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.28% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.37 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester +16 5 £375 -13.29% 15
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation

Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) NancyFx
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) ATG
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) hybris