The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank 64 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
Lead Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
694 895 823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.96% 93.33% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 548 403
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 42
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, 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 Reading region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) CGI
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (40.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion