The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 40 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.31% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-29.47% -
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 292 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.76% 93.29% 91.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 171 168
Median daily rate £400 £330 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £218 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 42
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Coventry region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Blog
6 1 (11.11%) SOLID
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Lumira
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Grunt
1 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) MDX
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
1 1 (11.11%) Telerik