The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Software Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £518 £450
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Software Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 305 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.07% 97.44% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 139 128
Average daily rate £400 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +82.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Lead Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Lead Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Lead Software Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Lead Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft