The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.61% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
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 Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 658 864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.49% 94.00% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 379 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 25
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Glasgow

Lead Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead Developer in Glasgow

Lead Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) STB
1 2 (50.00%) Redux
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) ECMAScript
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Sass

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) GitLab
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) Redux
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ECMAScript
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
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