The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 380 396 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.77% 28.76% 27.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.92% 29.95% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 283 219
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1058 1322 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.80% 96.01% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 912 749
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Leeds region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 381 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (36.30%) JavaScript
3 261 (34.71%) Java
4 201 (26.73%) HTML
5 182 (24.20%) SQL
6 181 (24.07%) CSS
7 130 (17.29%) .NET
8 129 (17.15%) AngularJS
9 127 (16.89%) TDD
10 125 (16.62%) MVC
11 121 (16.09%) SQL Server
12 120 (15.96%) C#
13 108 (14.36%) Git (software)
14 102 (13.56%) HTML5
14 102 (13.56%) Python
15 100 (13.30%) Spring
16 98 (13.03%) Scrum
17 97 (12.90%) RESTful
18 87 (11.57%) CSS3
19 84 (11.17%) OO
20 82 (10.90%) Front End Development
21 76 (10.11%) Jenkins
21 76 (10.11%) Microsoft
21 76 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 75 (9.97%) REST
22 75 (9.97%) PHP
23 74 (9.84%) Linux
23 74 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
24 71 (9.44%) Software Engineering
25 70 (9.31%) Node.js

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 34 (4.52%) Mule
2 30 (3.99%) Confluence
3 24 (3.19%) Apache
4 23 (3.06%) Mule ESB
5 20 (2.66%) CMS
5 20 (2.66%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.66%) nginx
10 5 (0.66%) WordPress
11 4 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.40%) Plone
12 3 (0.40%) SilverStripe
12 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.40%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.93%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.99%) GitHub
2 13 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.06%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.93%) IaaS
4 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.53%) Loggly
6 4 (0.53%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.27%) Google Play
7 2 (0.27%) iTunes
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.32%) HTTP
2 14 (1.86%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) DNS
3 3 (0.40%) Intranet
3 3 (0.40%) LDAP
4 2 (0.27%) Firewall
4 2 (0.27%) FTP
4 2 (0.27%) Network Security
4 2 (0.27%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) SSH
5 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 76 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 52 (6.91%) MongoDB
5 49 (6.52%) MySQL
5 49 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (6.38%) Relational Database
7 32 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (3.32%) SQL Server 2014
11 24 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.86%) Redis
15 11 (1.46%) Power BI
15 11 (1.46%) Riak
16 9 (1.20%) OLAP
17 8 (1.06%) QlikView
18 7 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 108 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 76 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 43 (5.72%) JIRA
3 43 (5.72%) Subversion
4 37 (4.92%) Grunt
5 36 (4.79%) JUnit
6 31 (4.12%) Maven
7 26 (3.46%) Jasmine
8 25 (3.32%) Selenium
9 20 (2.66%) gulp
10 19 (2.53%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.86%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.73%) Xcode
13 12 (1.60%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.33%) Mercurial
14 10 (1.33%) Vagrant
15 9 (1.20%) Android Studio
15 9 (1.20%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.06%) PHPUnit
17 7 (0.93%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 45 (5.98%) Finance
2 26 (3.46%) Advertising
3 12 (1.60%) Publishing
4 11 (1.46%) Retail
5 10 (1.33%) Law
6 9 (1.20%) Back Office
7 8 (1.06%) Billing
8 6 (0.80%) Legal
9 5 (0.66%) Banking
9 5 (0.66%) Marketing
10 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.40%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.27%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (26.73%) HTML
2 181 (24.07%) CSS
3 130 (17.29%) .NET
4 129 (17.15%) AngularJS
5 102 (13.56%) HTML5
6 100 (13.30%) Spring
7 97 (12.90%) RESTful
8 87 (11.57%) CSS3
9 75 (9.97%) REST
10 70 (9.31%) Node.js
11 68 (9.04%) ASP.NET
12 58 (7.71%) React
13 50 (6.65%) jQuery
14 48 (6.38%) Hibernate
14 48 (6.38%) Web Services
15 43 (5.72%) JSON
16 41 (5.45%) .NET Framework
17 37 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 36 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (4.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.31%) User Experience
2 50 (6.65%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.46%) Data Centre
8 7 (0.93%) iPhone
8 7 (0.93%) NHS
9 6 (0.80%) RIA
10 4 (0.53%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.53%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.53%) Replication
10 4 (0.53%) Tandem
11 3 (0.40%) Animation
11 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.27%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.27%) iSeries
12 2 (0.27%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 74 (9.84%) Linux
2 42 (5.59%) Android
3 38 (5.05%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.99%) Unix
5 14 (1.86%) Mac OS X
6 13 (1.73%) Windows
7 11 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (16.89%) TDD
3 125 (16.62%) MVC
4 98 (13.03%) Scrum
5 84 (11.17%) OO
6 82 (10.90%) Front End Development
7 74 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (9.44%) Software Engineering
9 62 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
9 62 (8.24%) Web Development
10 57 (7.58%) BDD
11 46 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 45 (5.98%) Unit Testing
13 44 (5.85%) Open Source
14 42 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
15 38 (5.05%) Android Development
15 38 (5.05%) Web Design
16 36 (4.79%) iOS Development
17 34 (4.52%) Automated Testing
18 33 (4.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 273 (36.30%) JavaScript
2 261 (34.71%) Java
3 182 (24.20%) SQL
4 120 (15.96%) C#
5 102 (13.56%) Python
6 75 (9.97%) PHP
7 66 (8.78%) Scala
8 60 (7.98%) Ruby
8 60 (7.98%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.99%) Apple Swift
10 20 (2.66%) Objective-C
11 11 (1.46%) TypeScript
11 11 (1.46%) VBA
12 9 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.20%) C++
13 8 (1.06%) VB
14 6 (0.80%) Go
14 6 (0.80%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 5 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 27 (3.59%) Security Cleared
2 13 (1.73%) Degree
3 9 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.27%) CCA
5 2 (0.27%) MCITP
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (0.80%) SDET
3 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.66%) QA
4 2 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 23 (3.06%) Docker
2 2 (0.27%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.27%) vCloud
2 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) HDFS
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (4.12%) Puppet
2 16 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
3 15 (1.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 13 (1.73%) Ansible
5 12 (1.60%) vRealize
6 10 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.80%) Salt
8 4 (0.53%) Nagios
8 4 (0.53%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 76 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.45%) Oracle
3 37 (4.92%) Google
4 28 (3.72%) MuleSoft
5 23 (3.06%) Tableau
6 14 (1.86%) VMware
6 14 (1.86%) Zend
7 10 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.33%) SAP
7 10 (1.33%) Splunk
8 8 (1.06%) Rackspace
9 7 (0.93%) Adobe
9 7 (0.93%) IBM
10 6 (0.80%) SaltStack
10 6 (0.80%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.53%) New Relic
12 3 (0.40%) Twitter
13 2 (0.27%) Apple
13 2 (0.27%) Cognos
13 2 (0.27%) Telerik
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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The Bridge Ltd
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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The Bridge Ltd
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CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £375 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
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Testing Circle Ltd
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TEKsystems
Rate: £190 - £200 per day
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