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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 538 421 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.00% 26.33% 25.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.43% 27.72% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 327 176
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £36.02 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +10.22%
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 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
1400 1519 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.29% 95.00% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1083 694
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 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 Leeds region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 562 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (40.50%) JavaScript
3 400 (38.76%) Java
4 340 (32.95%) TDD
5 303 (29.36%) HTML
6 289 (28.00%) CSS
7 209 (20.25%) SQL Server
8 205 (19.86%) .NET
9 192 (18.60%) SQL
10 185 (17.93%) C#
11 182 (17.64%) Spring
12 172 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 150 (14.53%) MVC
14 149 (14.44%) Node.js
15 140 (13.57%) HTML5
15 140 (13.57%) Front End Development
15 140 (13.57%) Scrum
16 133 (12.89%) React
17 126 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
17 126 (12.21%) Git (software)
18 120 (11.63%) CSS3
19 118 (11.43%) ASP.NET
20 116 (11.24%) Hibernate
21 115 (11.14%) RESTful
21 115 (11.14%) BDD
22 114 (11.05%) Web Development
23 104 (10.08%) Linux
24 102 (9.88%) OO
25 97 (9.40%) jQuery
26 94 (9.11%) Jenkins

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 38 (3.68%) CMS
2 25 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (2.23%) Tomcat
4 22 (2.13%) WordPress
5 21 (2.03%) Drupal
5 21 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 20 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (1.65%) Apache
8 14 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.26%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.16%) Confluence
11 9 (0.87%) SAS
12 8 (0.78%) Jetty
13 7 (0.68%) JBoss
13 7 (0.68%) Mule
13 7 (0.68%) nginx
13 7 (0.68%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.39%) MS Office
3 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.39%) MS Project
4 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.097%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) Magento
2 7 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.58%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.29%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.19%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.097%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.097%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.00%) GitHub
2 21 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.48%) IaaS
4 5 (0.48%) PaaS
5 4 (0.39%) SaaS
6 1 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.097%) Google Play
6 1 (0.097%) Office 365
6 1 (0.097%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.097%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.26%) HTTP
2 7 (0.68%) DNS
2 7 (0.68%) LDAP
3 6 (0.58%) Internet
4 4 (0.39%) Network Security
5 2 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.097%) FTP
6 1 (0.097%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.097%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 88 (8.53%) MongoDB
3 55 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 48 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 47 (4.55%) MySQL
6 45 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (1.94%) CouchDB
11 20 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (1.84%) Redis
12 19 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.45%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.97%) Neo4j
15 9 (0.87%) Big Data
15 9 (0.87%) Data Mining
15 9 (0.87%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 126 (12.21%) Git (software)
2 94 (9.11%) Jenkins
3 45 (4.36%) Subversion
4 42 (4.07%) Maven
5 36 (3.49%) JUnit
6 35 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (3.10%) JIRA
8 25 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 24 (2.33%) Mockito
10 23 (2.23%) gulp
10 23 (2.23%) Jasmine
11 21 (2.03%) Grunt
12 17 (1.65%) Mercurial
13 15 (1.45%) TestNG
14 14 (1.36%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.36%) Vagrant
15 12 (1.16%) Android Studio
15 12 (1.16%) Selenium
16 10 (0.97%) Ant
17 9 (0.87%) Xcode
General
1 63 (6.10%) Finance
2 44 (4.26%) Retail
3 34 (3.29%) Games
4 18 (1.74%) Banking
5 10 (0.97%) Marketing
6 9 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 8 (0.78%) Advertising
8 7 (0.68%) Back Office
8 7 (0.68%) Publishing
9 6 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.39%) Billing
12 3 (0.29%) Legal
12 3 (0.29%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.097%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.097%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (29.36%) HTML
2 289 (28.00%) CSS
3 205 (19.86%) .NET
4 182 (17.64%) Spring
5 172 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 149 (14.44%) Node.js
7 140 (13.57%) HTML5
8 133 (12.89%) React
9 120 (11.63%) CSS3
10 118 (11.43%) ASP.NET
11 116 (11.24%) Hibernate
12 115 (11.14%) RESTful
13 97 (9.40%) jQuery
14 77 (7.46%) REST
15 76 (7.36%) RabbitMQ
16 75 (7.27%) Web Services
17 58 (5.62%) XML
18 49 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 46 (4.46%) JSON
20 44 (4.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.14%) User Experience
2 62 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (4.36%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 22 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.13%) iPhone
6 20 (1.94%) iPad
7 18 (1.74%) Replication
8 16 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.36%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.07%) Animation
11 11 (1.07%) Cryptography
12 10 (0.97%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.78%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
14 7 (0.68%) NHS
15 6 (0.58%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.48%) Management Information System
16 5 (0.48%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.08%) Linux
2 56 (5.43%) Unix
3 38 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 37 (3.59%) Windows
5 32 (3.10%) Android
6 22 (2.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (32.95%) TDD
3 150 (14.53%) MVC
4 140 (13.57%) Front End Development
4 140 (13.57%) Scrum
5 126 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
6 115 (11.14%) BDD
7 114 (11.05%) Web Development
8 102 (9.88%) OO
9 91 (8.82%) Unit Testing
10 81 (7.85%) Open Source
11 76 (7.36%) Software Engineering
12 70 (6.78%) Pair Programming
13 66 (6.40%) Microservices
14 60 (5.81%) High Availability
15 52 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
15 52 (5.04%) Web Design
16 51 (4.94%) E-Commerce
17 50 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (4.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 418 (40.50%) JavaScript
2 400 (38.76%) Java
3 192 (18.60%) SQL
4 185 (17.93%) C#
5 93 (9.01%) PHP
6 72 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 69 (6.69%) Python
8 65 (6.30%) Scala
9 59 (5.72%) Ruby
10 33 (3.20%) C++
11 32 (3.10%) ES6
12 26 (2.52%) Groovy
13 20 (1.94%) C
14 19 (1.84%) ECMAScript
15 18 (1.74%) Clojure
16 17 (1.65%) PL/SQL
17 14 (1.36%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.36%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.26%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.07%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (3.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (0.68%) Degree
3 7 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.39%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.29%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.097%) CISSP
7 1 (0.097%) CLAS
7 1 (0.097%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.097%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (1.65%) QA
3 4 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (2.13%) Docker
2 17 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.78%) Varnish
5 4 (0.39%) vSphere
6 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.097%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.097%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (5.62%) Puppet
2 13 (1.26%) Ansible
2 13 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (0.58%) logstash
6 3 (0.29%) Piwik
6 3 (0.29%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.097%) Grafana
7 1 (0.097%) Kibana
7 1 (0.097%) Mesos
7 1 (0.097%) Nagios
7 1 (0.097%) SCCM
7 1 (0.097%) SCOM
Vendors
1 79 (7.66%) Oracle
2 55 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.71%) Sitecore
4 16 (1.55%) Google
5 15 (1.45%) SAP
6 14 (1.36%) Informatica
7 13 (1.26%) Apple
8 11 (1.07%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.07%) Zend
9 10 (0.97%) VMware
10 7 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.68%) Splunk
11 5 (0.48%) Sony
11 5 (0.48%) Sybase
11 5 (0.48%) Virgin Media
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco
12 4 (0.39%) Cognos
12 4 (0.39%) EMC
12 4 (0.39%) IBM
12 4 (0.39%) NetApp
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £308 - 343 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £345.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £275 - £340 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
TDA Group
Rate: £295 - £340 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago