The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.00 -
Lead Developer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 92 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 100.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 73 56
Average daily rate £445 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £666 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Lead Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft