The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 62 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.99% 18.78% 14.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.66% 19.65% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 18
Average daily rate
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£340 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £149 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £416 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
Developer
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 173 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 92.91% 95.58% 90.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 106 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £158 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.39 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -52.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £11.90 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 45 (35.71%) .NET
2 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 35 (27.78%) C#
5 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
6 30 (23.81%) HTML
6 30 (23.81%) Java
7 27 (21.43%) CSS
8 25 (19.84%) SQL
9 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
10 22 (17.46%) Finance
11 21 (16.67%) MVC
12 18 (14.29%) ETL
13 17 (13.49%) TDD
14 16 (12.70%) WCF
14 16 (12.70%) NoSQL
15 15 (11.90%) WPF
15 15 (11.90%) Unit Testing
15 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
15 15 (11.90%) Web Services
16 14 (11.11%) HTML5
17 13 (10.32%) Scrum
18 12 (9.52%) PHP
18 12 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (9.52%) Data Modelling
18 12 (9.52%) jQuery
18 12 (9.52%) REST
19 11 (8.73%) CSS3
19 11 (8.73%) .NET Framework
19 11 (8.73%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (6.35%) Umbraco
2 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.97%) Node.js
4 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.17%) SAS
5 3 (2.38%) Drupal
5 3 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.38%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.38%) WordPress
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) CICS
7 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.97%) BASE24
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) ATM
2 3 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.70%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.35%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.97%) DB2
6 5 (3.97%) MySQL
7 4 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.38%) Base SAS
8 3 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.59%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.59%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) ERwin
2 5 (3.97%) JUnit
2 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.17%) Maven
4 3 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.59%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.59%) NUnit
5 2 (1.59%) Build Forge
5 2 (1.59%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) Mockito
6 1 (0.79%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.79%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 22 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Banking
3 6 (4.76%) Retail
3 6 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.17%) Games
5 2 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.71%) .NET
2 30 (23.81%) HTML
3 27 (21.43%) CSS
4 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 16 (12.70%) WCF
6 15 (11.90%) WPF
6 15 (11.90%) Web Services
7 14 (11.11%) HTML5
8 12 (9.52%) jQuery
8 12 (9.52%) REST
9 11 (8.73%) CSS3
9 11 (8.73%) .NET Framework
10 10 (7.94%) Middleware
11 9 (7.14%) Spring
11 9 (7.14%) XML
11 9 (7.14%) SOAP
12 8 (6.35%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (6.35%) RESTful
12 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.97%) Reference Data
3 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.17%) Mobile Games
4 3 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 3 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.59%) Social Media
5 2 (1.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) Physics
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.76%) UNIX
1 6 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.67%) MVC
3 18 (14.29%) ETL
4 17 (13.49%) TDD
5 15 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 15 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 13 (10.32%) Scrum
7 12 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.73%) OO
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.94%) SDLC
10 8 (6.35%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.56%) CRM
11 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (4.76%) MVVM
13 5 (3.97%) BDD
13 5 (3.97%) Analytics
14 4 (3.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
2 35 (27.78%) C#
3 30 (23.81%) Java
4 25 (19.84%) SQL
5 12 (9.52%) PHP
6 7 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.38%) VB
7 3 (2.38%) C++
7 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.38%) Go
8 2 (1.59%) SAS Macro
8 2 (1.59%) COBOL
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.59%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) Python
9 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
9 1 (0.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) GMP
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.38%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.59%) Control-M
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) Oracle
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) Ab Initio
4 7 (5.56%) Informatica
5 3 (2.38%) Percona
6 2 (1.59%) Zend
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.79%) MKS
7 1 (0.79%) Teradata
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) IBM
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