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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.48% 26.71% 19.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.30% 27.46% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £264 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
235 142 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 95.53% 97.26% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 84 64
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Average hourly rate £16.72 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.90 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £32.50 £91.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 38 (43.18%) SQL
3 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (34.09%) HTML
5 28 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (30.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (28.41%) .NET
7 25 (28.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (27.27%) Finance
8 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 23 (26.14%) C#
10 22 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
11 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
11 21 (23.86%) CSS
11 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (22.73%) MVC
12 20 (22.73%) jQuery
13 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (20.45%) WCF
14 17 (19.32%) Web Services
15 15 (17.05%) ETL
15 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
17 13 (14.77%) Java
17 13 (14.77%) CMS
17 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (13.64%) Software Engineering
19 11 (12.50%) E-Learning
20 10 (11.36%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 13 (14.77%) CMS
2 8 (9.09%) SAS
3 4 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.09%) Adobe Captivate
3 8 (9.09%) InDesign
3 8 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 8 (9.09%) MS Office
4 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Intranet
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (23.86%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
7 7 (7.95%) OLAP Cube
7 7 (7.95%) OLAP
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.55%) Base SAS
10 3 (3.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.27%) SQLite
11 2 (2.27%) MySQL
11 2 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 1 (1.14%) Cognos Query Studio
12 1 (1.14%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 27 (30.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.14%) Xcode
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Marketing
4 6 (6.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) HTML
2 25 (28.41%) .NET
3 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
3 21 (23.86%) CSS
4 20 (22.73%) jQuery
5 18 (20.45%) WCF
6 17 (19.32%) Web Services
7 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (9.09%) XML
8 8 (9.09%) HTML5
9 7 (7.95%) RESTful
9 7 (7.95%) JSON
10 5 (5.68%) OAuth
10 5 (5.68%) OAuth2
11 4 (4.55%) MDX
12 2 (2.27%) Ajax
12 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
12 2 (2.27%) CSS3
12 2 (2.27%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) E-Learning
2 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.55%) NHS
4 3 (3.41%) Learning Management System
4 3 (3.41%) Statistics
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Android
2 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) UNIX
3 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (22.73%) MVC
4 15 (17.05%) ETL
5 12 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Android Development
8 6 (6.82%) Scrum
8 6 (6.82%) RUP
8 6 (6.82%) Test Strategy
9 5 (5.68%) Customer Insight
10 4 (4.55%) CRM
10 4 (4.55%) SOA
11 3 (3.41%) Mobile Development
11 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.41%) OO
11 3 (3.41%) TDD
12 2 (2.27%) Migration
12 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (2.27%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.18%) SQL
2 23 (26.14%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.77%) Java
5 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.68%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.41%) VBA
9 2 (2.27%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.14%) LotusScript
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Oracle
3 9 (10.23%) Adobe
4 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) Lotus
5 1 (1.14%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Cognos
5 1 (1.14%) Ceridian
5 1 (1.14%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.14%) Zend
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