The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 42 51 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 22.22% 27.72% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.70% 30.18% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £219 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £410 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £27.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% -13.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Developer
West 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 Bradford 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
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 169 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 97.88% 91.85% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 89 60
Average daily rate £350 £305 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.01 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) XML
3 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
4 19 (24.05%) C#
5 18 (22.78%) SQL
5 18 (22.78%) MVC
6 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 17 (21.52%) Oracle
7 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (18.99%) ETL
8 14 (17.72%) HTML
9 11 (13.92%) Web Services
9 11 (13.92%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (12.66%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (11.39%) WCF
11 9 (11.39%) Scrum
11 9 (11.39%) Java
11 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (10.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
12 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.13%) PHP
12 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.13%) CSS
12 8 (10.13%) Retail
12 8 (10.13%) Zend
12 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 5 (6.33%) Drupal
1 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.53%) Jetty
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle ODI
4 10 (12.66%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (7.59%) SQLite
8 5 (6.33%) OLTP
8 5 (6.33%) MySQL
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (5.06%) OLAP
10 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) Xcode
4 3 (3.80%) Ant
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (10.13%) Retail
2 6 (7.59%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) XML
2 17 (21.52%) .NET
3 14 (17.72%) HTML
4 11 (13.92%) Web Services
5 9 (11.39%) WCF
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.13%) CSS
7 7 (8.86%) REST
8 6 (7.59%) JSON
9 5 (6.33%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (6.33%) Symfony
9 5 (6.33%) J2EE
9 5 (6.33%) RESTful
10 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.06%) XHTML
10 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.06%) Ajax
10 4 (5.06%) jQuery
11 3 (3.80%) JDBC
11 3 (3.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
1 6 (7.59%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.06%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.80%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.53%) iPad
4 2 (2.53%) iPhone
4 2 (2.53%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.06%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) MVC
3 17 (21.52%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (18.99%) ETL
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.59%) iOS Development
7 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.33%) OO
9 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.06%) Android Development
9 4 (5.06%) RUP
9 4 (5.06%) TDD
10 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) C#
2 18 (22.78%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) Java
4 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.13%) PHP
5 5 (6.33%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.33%) VB
6 3 (3.80%) XQuery
6 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.53%) C++
7 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) Python
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.13%) Zend
4 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.33%) Adobe
5 4 (5.06%) Apple
6 1 (1.27%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.27%) Informatica
6 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
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