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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 9 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.38% 9.03% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.48% 9.72% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £268 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £465 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
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
145 144 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.32% 92.90% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 106 120
Median daily rate £400 £360 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
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 25 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) Web Services
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 8 (24.24%) WCF
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
6 7 (21.21%) XML
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
7 6 (18.18%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (15.15%) SAS
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.15%) Unix
9 4 (12.12%) ETL
9 4 (12.12%) MVC
9 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk
9 4 (12.12%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) Banking
10 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.09%) Spring
10 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio

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 5 (15.15%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP
6 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) WCF
4 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) J2EE
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) JSP
5 3 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (6.06%) CGI
6 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.03%) CSS3
7 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (12.12%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.06%) ETL Development
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) SEO
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) COBOL
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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