The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 72 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.52% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.54% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate £360 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 -
Lead Developer
South East

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
913 1115 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.20% 96.20% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 556 488
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Developer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 1 £360 -20.00% 3
Lead Developer
South East

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Lead Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) API Design
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCT
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau
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