The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Rotherham 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Rotherham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rotherham 7.69% 9.09% 18.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 10.53% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Rotherham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rotherham 92.31% 86.36% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 14
Average daily rate £250 £330 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +2.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
South Yorkshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Rotherham

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Rotherham

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Rotherham

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Rotherham

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Rotherham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rotherham 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) Line 50
5 1 (14.29%) Informatics
5 1 (14.29%) Dojo
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) JPA
5 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (14.29%) OLTP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Sage
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Rotherham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rotherham 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (14.29%) OLTP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) Dojo
1 1 (14.29%) JPA
1 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) EJB
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSP
1 1 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Delphi
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sage
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss