The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 26.47% 22.13% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.13% 22.88% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 7
Median daily rate £325 £336 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £473 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 118 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 94.12% 96.72% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 89 116
Median daily rate £350 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Halifax region that featured Developer in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Halifax region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) C#
4 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
5 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
5 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
6 12 (24.49%) XML
7 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
8 10 (20.41%) Apache Cordova
8 10 (20.41%) RESTful
8 10 (20.41%) Apple iOS
8 10 (20.41%) JSON
8 10 (20.41%) Android
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.41%) TDD
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
10 8 (16.33%) SQLite
10 8 (16.33%) SQL
10 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.29%) Java
11 7 (14.29%) JUnit
11 7 (14.29%) J2EE
11 7 (14.29%) JSP
11 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.29%) Spring
11 7 (14.29%) Maven

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (8.16%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQLite
3 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Informix
3 2 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) Power BI
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.29%) JUnit
1 7 (14.29%) Maven
2 6 (12.24%) gulp
3 1 (2.04%) Moq
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) CSS
2 17 (34.69%) HTML
3 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
4 12 (24.49%) XML
5 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.41%) Apache Cordova
6 10 (20.41%) JSON
6 10 (20.41%) RESTful
7 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (14.29%) J2EE
8 7 (14.29%) JSP
8 7 (14.29%) Spring
9 6 (12.24%) WCF
9 6 (12.24%) Web Services
10 5 (10.20%) jQuery
11 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.08%) HTML5
11 2 (4.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Android
1 10 (20.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.41%) TDD
2 5 (10.20%) MVC
2 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.16%) ETL
3 4 (8.16%) Web Design
3 4 (8.16%) Web Development
4 3 (6.12%) Data Management
4 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile Development
4 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Web Testing
5 2 (4.08%) BDD
5 2 (4.08%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Line Management
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) VB6
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos
2 1 (2.04%) EPiServer