The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical 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
Technical Developer
Rank 85 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 13 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 1.07% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Technical 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 1048 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.85% 93.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 752 567
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Puppet
2 17 (85.00%) DevOps
3 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (80.00%) Atlassian
3 16 (80.00%) Maven
4 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) ZABBIX
5 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (60.00%) Open Source
7 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Java
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) Finance
10 1 (5.00%) EPoS
10 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
10 1 (5.00%) Middleware
10 1 (5.00%) Project Management
10 1 (5.00%) LDAP
10 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.00%) CRM
10 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (5.00%) Degree
10 1 (5.00%) X++
10 1 (5.00%) Banking
10 1 (5.00%) Retail
10 1 (5.00%) Spring
10 1 (5.00%) .NET

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 16 (80.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Puppet
2 15 (75.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO