The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Developer
Rank 99 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£374 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.78
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +110.91%
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 1397 1695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.64% 93.88% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 788 897
Average daily rate £339 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 60 76
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Leeds -4 1 £240 -53.84% 8
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Lead Developer
Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
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