The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire 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 / Buckinghamshire
Rank 68 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.36% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.22% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £525 £393 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% +3.28%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
777 926 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.28% 95.86% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 440 572
Median daily rate £388 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 70
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.00 £24.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Oozie
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oozie
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) KANA