The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.06% 1.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
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 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year
-6.29% -
Lead Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 146 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.98% 93.59% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 105 136
Median daily rate £390 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £459 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 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 Halifax region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft