The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicester 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.36% -
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 148 147 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 96.73% 97.35% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 85 94
Median daily rate £350 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.50 £14.00
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Leicester

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Leicester