Period
to 19 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.62% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £500 £190 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +163.16% -57.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £421 £177 £345
90th Percentile £515 £525 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -8.05%
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 585 926 797
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 95.27% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 605 444
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £230 £263 £261
90th Percentile £550 £575 £515
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 34
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £14.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.68% -13.85% +16.07%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.38
90th Percentile £18.98 £37.93 £26.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.37% +7.14% +1.47%

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 19 March 2019. 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 +29 16 £500 - 8
Lead Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
3 11 (68.75%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (68.75%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (68.75%) Technical Debt
4 10 (62.50%) JUnit
4 10 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (62.50%) Web Services
5 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) DB2
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) JBoss
7 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
7 7 (43.75%) ETL
7 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
7 7 (43.75%) XSD
7 7 (43.75%) XSLT
7 7 (43.75%) JSP
7 7 (43.75%) Struts
7 7 (43.75%) Spring
7 7 (43.75%) Maven
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) XML

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 8 (50.00%) JBoss
2 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) JUnit
2 7 (43.75%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (6.25%) Gradle
5 1 (6.25%) gulp
5 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (6.25%) webpack
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 7 (43.75%) JSP
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Struts
4 7 (43.75%) XSD
4 7 (43.75%) XSLT
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) Java RMI
7 2 (12.50%) OSGi
7 2 (12.50%) REST
8 1 (6.25%) LDAP
8 1 (6.25%) Middleware
8 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Customer Requirements
2 11 (68.75%) Technical Debt
2 11 (68.75%) Translating Business Requirements
2 11 (68.75%) Waterfall
3 7 (43.75%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) WSO2