The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 26.09% 61.54% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% 61.54% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Average daily rate
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£340 £275 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +7.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 Huddersfield 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
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 100.00% 100.00% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 7
Average daily rate £255 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £279 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.20% -22.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £11.35 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Huddersfield

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 8 (47.06%) Symfony
2 8 (47.06%) Zend
2 8 (47.06%) CodeIgniter
2 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 8 (47.06%) Drupal
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Tableau
7 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (5.88%) Android Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 8 (47.06%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQLite
5 1 (5.88%) OLTP
5 1 (5.88%) OLAP
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Symfony
1 8 (47.06%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.88%) Ext JS
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) SEO
3 1 (5.88%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Zend
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.88%) Open Text
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.88%) Sencha