The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.58% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £520 £375 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.66% -27.53%
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 Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 520 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 98.21% 96.30% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 403 401
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 52
Median hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.93% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Jetty
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) nginx
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) Jetty
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Lucene
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Market Research
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP