Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 44
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.64% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.68% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Shropshire median daily rate - £415 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.14% -4.06%
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £400 £473
% change year-on-year -15.63% -15.34% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West 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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Contract vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 380 737 386
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 94.97% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 304 126
Shropshire median daily rate £452 £438 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.40% +15.89% +14.39%
10th Percentile £325 £305 £239
90th Percentile £589 £559 £509
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 18
Shropshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +68.75%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.46 £14.55
90th Percentile £39.20 £37.42 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Shropshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Shropshire