The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 28.57% 16.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £246 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Barnsley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Barnsley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Barnsley 100.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £175 £246 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.93% -23.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% -59.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Barnsley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Barnsley region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Barnsley

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Barnsley

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Barnsley region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) W3C
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Redis
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) nginx
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) ERP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Barnsley region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Redis
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft