Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 16 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 67 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.83% 1.46% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.54% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £500 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% -1.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £490 £346 £406
90th Percentile £550 £488 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £519 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +9.21% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 689 844 983
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 95.05% 96.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 533 523
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £270 £271
90th Percentile £538 £550 £595
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 27
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £13.00 £11.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.96% +10.87% -9.81%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.89 £28.50 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Nottinghamshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Nottinghamshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 5 £500 +12.36% 19
Mansfield - 1 £525 -
Lead Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java RMI
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) OSGi
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Build Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Docker

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Moq
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) Java RMI
1 4 (66.67%) OSGi
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Build Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Dependency Management
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Groovy
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft