The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 23 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 North East 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank - 37 40
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.65% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.71% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £390
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 - £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
603 280 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.48% 91.21% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 112 208
Average daily rate £300 £300 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £474 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.40 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £23.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Durham - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 3
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Open Text
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) NWDI
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) JSP

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) NWDI
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) DOM
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
1 1 (50.00%) Open Text
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase