Period
to 21 September 2020

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 0 5 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 2.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
West Midlands median daily rate - £550 £475
% change year-on-year - +15.79% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 59 185 282
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.65% 99.46% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 121 184
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £160 £263
90th Percentile £513 £500 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.35% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 22
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +14.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £22.88 £49.25 £33.65
Median hourly rate £18.45 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +15.31% +3.23% -4.34%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Staffordshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Lead Developer in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Staffordshire