The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Developer
Rank 116 103 122
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 20 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.42% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.45% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
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£510 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2827 2212 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.09% 93.57% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1914 1344 1067
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 109 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -32.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Lead Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Lead Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Lead Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -14 12 £508 +35.33% 5
South Yorkshire -7 3 £375 -
Lead Developer
England

Lead Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (40.00%) SAS
2 17 (37.78%) Oracle
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
5 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (24.44%) Data Modelling
5 11 (24.44%) Informatica
5 11 (24.44%) ERwin
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (24.44%) Dimensional Modelling
5 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
6 9 (20.00%) ETL
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
8 7 (15.56%) TDD
9 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.33%) Firewall
9 6 (13.33%) Puppet
9 6 (13.33%) Ansible
9 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (11.11%) Base SAS
10 5 (11.11%) PHP
11 4 (8.89%) HTML
11 4 (8.89%) .NET
11 4 (8.89%) Linux
11 4 (8.89%) Finance

Lead Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.11%) Base SAS
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) DB2
5 1 (2.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) ERwin
2 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) Build Forge
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) Spring
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) Symfony
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) DOM
4 1 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.22%) Ninject
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) CSS3
4 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.22%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.22%) Mustache
4 1 (2.22%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) NHS
1 2 (4.44%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Data Modelling
1 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (24.44%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (20.00%) ETL
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (15.56%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) MVC
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.22%) Coaching
9 1 (2.22%) OOP
9 1 (2.22%) SOA
9 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) PHP5
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
1 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Informatica
3 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft