The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 36 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 0.73% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £255 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £34.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 262 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.61% 95.97% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 128 188
Median daily rate £305 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Profibus
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft