The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 91 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.071% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.076% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £39.49
Lead Developer
North 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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1512 1320 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.76% 93.09% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 680 422
Average daily rate £363 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 90
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.54 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -16.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £25.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £263 -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Lead Developer
North West

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Lead 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 Developer in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Lead 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Report Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Cognos Transformer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (33.33%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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