The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £176 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 77 68
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.43% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £176 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.88% +32.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 618 929 944
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 93.78% 92.07% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 505 513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 24
Median hourly rate £15.00 £50.28 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.16% +139.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Reading

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in Reading

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in Reading

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) Law
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
1 3 (42.86%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (42.86%) EMC VNX
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) VMware