The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.59% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £43.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 278 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.05% 94.88% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 184 90
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £21.21 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle