Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 60 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.07% 1.59% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.68% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Nottingham median daily rate £500 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +20.00%
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £500 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 620 776 896
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.10% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 500 483
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £269 £271
90th Percentile £538 £550 £595
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 21
Nottingham median hourly rate £12.23 £13.00 £11.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.96% +10.87% -4.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £31.50 £28.50 £18.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £13.00 £11.73
% change year-on-year -5.96% +10.87% -9.81%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings that featured Lead Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Nottingham

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Lead Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottingham region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Groovy
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (57.14%) OSGi
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Build Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Dependency Management
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (57.14%) Java RMI
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) NetBeans

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 4 (57.14%) NetBeans
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Moq
4 1 (14.29%) NUnit
4 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Java RMI
2 4 (57.14%) OSGi
2 4 (57.14%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) XSD
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Build Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Dependency Management
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore