Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 25 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 78 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.31% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £354 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.61% -29.25% +11.11%
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1203 1208 1437
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 94.67% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 848 963
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £267 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +52.48% +16.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.20 £11.93
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +22.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Developer in Wiltshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Developer in Wiltshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Lead Developer in Wiltshire

Lead Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Swindon -1 3 £600 +73.91% 1
Lead Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Lead Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Lead Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Lead Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle