The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Software Developer
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Software Developer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Software Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 84 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.84% 92.31% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 29 73
Average daily rate £330 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Lead Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Lead Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Lead Software Developer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Lead Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Lead Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Pega