The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 66 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £408 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £431
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.45%
Lead Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
682 616 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.38% 93.19% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 398 392
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 35
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -24.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £30.10 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) V-Model
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle