The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Telford 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 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 5 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 4.46% - 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% - 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
Average daily rate
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£400 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £434
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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 Telford 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
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 50 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 88.39% 87.72% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 71
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 £230 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Lead Developer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) RUP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) RUP
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) Pega