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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 40.00% 46.67% 54.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.00% 46.67% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate £350 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
15 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Average daily rate £300 £180 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -57.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £8.75 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) AngularJS
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) CSS3
6 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (21.74%) Node.js
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
9 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
10 3 (13.04%) CMS
10 3 (13.04%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
11 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (21.74%) Node.js
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Kentico
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) AngularJS
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) CSS3
6 7 (30.43%) HTML5
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
9 2 (8.70%) Caliburn.Micro
9 2 (8.70%) Ember.js
9 2 (8.70%) Flash
9 2 (8.70%) Ninject
9 2 (8.70%) Open Graph
9 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 2 (8.70%) WinForms
9 2 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Design
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.70%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
1 2 (8.70%) Facebook
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Sitecore