The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 66 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 1.14% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.22% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.49 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -1.28%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 492 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.66% 93.36% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 277 337
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 62
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.52 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Lead Developer
Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) WiX
4 3 (37.50%) Kentico
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) NUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) MSI
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Kentico
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) DTS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) WiX
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
1 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
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