The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£398 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 484 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.43% 92.02% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 284 302
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 33
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Wales - - - - 1
Lead Developer
UK

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Talend
4 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) SOAP
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Thunderhead
2 1 (14.29%) Talend
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