The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Lead Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
425 487 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.59% 95.49% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 331 222
Median daily rate £400 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 23
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £20.00 £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 South Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 4 £525 - 1
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker