Period
to 17 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Team Leader was £197 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

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.

Team Lead
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 170 179
Rank change year-on-year -38 +9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Team Leader 8 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 16
South West median daily rate £197 £390 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.56% -12.46% +18.80%
10th Percentile £166 £359 £407
90th Percentile £520 £520 £513
England median daily rate £475 £425 £433
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.85% +10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
South West median hourly rate £24.91 £52.50 £54.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.55% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £22.42 £33.95 £53.50
90th Percentile £27.41 £56.25 £54.50
England median hourly rate £22.36 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% -11.00% -2.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,736 4,741 5,019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 95.14% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,637 2,835 3,158
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £220
90th Percentile £623 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.69% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 277 281
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -28.57% +2.67%
10th Percentile £12.22 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.64 £18.98
% change year-on-year +4.64% -1.82% -5.10%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the South West

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Leader in the South West

Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the South West over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Leader in the South West

Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Leader in the South West

Team Leader
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -10 2 - - 4
Bristol -20 2 £192 -55.58% 6
Dorset +4 1 £425 +17.24% 3
Somerset 0 1 £550 +46.67% 2
Gloucestershire -14 1 - - 1
Wiltshire -35 1 £160 -68.78% 6
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, Team Leader contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft