The median contractor rate for a Lead Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Developer 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.32% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -5.71% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £34.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 604 622 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.38% 95.40% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 416 454
Median daily rate £410 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.55 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Lead Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Lead Developer in the job title.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Developer in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead Developer in Wiltshire

Lead Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 2 £365 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Lead Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CCTV
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) vRealize
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CCTV
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Varnish
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware