The median contractor rate for a Technical Team Leader was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Technical Team Lead
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 641 620
Rank change year-on-year +51 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Team Leader 17 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.019% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.020% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Median daily rate £520 £453 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.91% +20.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £379 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £444 £375
% change year-on-year -9.85% +18.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Team Leader over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Team Leader in the UK

Technical Team Leader
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +41 17 £520 +14.91% 7
London +4 12 £520 -0.95% 5
North West +23 3 £425 -6.07%
East Midlands - 2 £388 -
Leicestershire - 2 £388 -
Manchester - 2 £475 -
Cheshire +24 1 £350 -26.50%
Surbiton - 1 £513 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £525 -

Technical Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical 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 featuring Technical Team Leader in the job title.

1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) MySQL
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) jQuery
5 7 (21.88%) DevOps
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) DNS
6 6 (18.75%) CMS
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (18.75%) HTML5
7 5 (15.63%) Line Management
7 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 5 (15.63%) CRM
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
7 5 (15.63%) Service Management
8 4 (12.50%) LAMP
8 4 (12.50%) VMware

Technical Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) 4G
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
3 6 (18.75%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.50%) CSS3
5 4 (12.50%) Grails
5 4 (12.50%) JRuby
5 4 (12.50%) LAMP
5 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (12.50%) XHTML
5 4 (12.50%) YUI
6 3 (9.38%) .NET
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.13%) Apache CXF
8 1 (3.13%) REST
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
8 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.50%) CentOS
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Line Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Fraud Detection
8 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.13%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) Clojure
3 4 (12.50%) Groovy
3 4 (12.50%) Jython
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) Scala
4 3 (9.38%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) BEA
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle