The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 114 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £500 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1764 2232 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.60% 90.58% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1139 1240
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £512 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 119 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Developer across the Berkshire region.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Developer across the Berkshire region.

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Reading +9 1 £450 -
Bracknell -1 1 £310 -
Maidenhead - 1 £325 -
Newbury - 1 £290 -
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Lead Developer 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 Berkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) NUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
4 1 (14.29%) Complex ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Android

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) NSubstitute
2 1 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Complex ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin