The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Lead Developer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 90
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +64.17% -29.47%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 987 919 1189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.67% 96.23% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 479 598
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 41
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Buckinghamshire

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Lead Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Material Design
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Oozie
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Impala
2 1 (33.33%) RxJava
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (33.33%) Impala
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) Material Design
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RxJava
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oozie