The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.44% 5.65% 12.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.03% 6.02% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 24
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£425 £320 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £271 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £428 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 166 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 93.51% 93.79% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 115 182
Average daily rate £415 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £505 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.26% -2.94%
Developer
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Banking
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (16.00%) VB
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) VB6
8 3 (12.00%) Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (8.00%) MS Access
6 2 (8.00%) DB2
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (4.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
2 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) WSDL
6 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) XSD
6 1 (4.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) iSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) VB6
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £365 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago