The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 96 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.92% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.96% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £357 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £480 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Lead Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1531 1564 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.93% 96.07% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 934 741
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 98 106
Median hourly rate £13.45 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Developer across the East Midlands region.

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +5 2 £375 - 1
Nottinghamshire -14 2 £425 +13.33% 3
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 East Midlands region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (18.18%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Behat
4 1 (9.09%) Doctrine
4 1 (9.09%) JDBC
4 1 (9.09%) JNDI
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) WSDL
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Zend