The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 114 100 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.72% 22.88% 18.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.46% 24.57% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 70 21
Median daily rate £363 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £259 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.09
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.00%

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
387 407 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.48% 93.14% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 273 136
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

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 20 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Sheffield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 106 (44.17%) Java
2 99 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 95 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (35.42%) CSS
5 83 (34.58%) HTML
6 68 (28.33%) TDD
7 55 (22.92%) Git (software)
8 51 (21.25%) SQL
9 45 (18.75%) BDD
9 45 (18.75%) Front End Development
10 44 (18.33%) Web Services
11 42 (17.50%) RESTful
12 41 (17.08%) Spring
13 40 (16.67%) C#
13 40 (16.67%) REST
14 39 (16.25%) jQuery
15 36 (15.00%) PHP
15 36 (15.00%) Scrum
16 35 (14.58%) SQL Server
17 34 (14.17%) Web Development
18 33 (13.75%) MVC
19 29 (12.08%) Scala
19 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
20 28 (11.67%) Node.js
21 27 (11.25%) Laravel
21 27 (11.25%) Linux
22 26 (10.83%) Finance
23 25 (10.42%) Security Cleared
23 25 (10.42%) GitHub
24 24 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 13 (5.42%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.00%) CMS
3 6 (2.50%) Confluence
3 6 (2.50%) Drupal
3 6 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.50%) WordPress
4 5 (2.08%) nginx
4 5 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.67%) Apache
6 3 (1.25%) Jetty
6 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.83%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.42%) JBoss
8 1 (0.42%) Kentico
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.42%) GitHub
2 15 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.08%) Force.com
4 4 (1.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.42%) Google Play
6 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) HTTP
2 4 (1.67%) Internet
3 3 (1.25%) Intranet
4 2 (0.83%) Network Security
4 2 (0.83%) SSL
5 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.58%) MySQL
3 21 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.58%) MongoDB
8 11 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.08%) Redis
10 3 (1.25%) MS Access
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.83%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.42%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.42%) HBase
12 1 (0.42%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 55 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 13 (5.42%) Subversion
4 11 (4.58%) jMock
4 11 (4.58%) Mockito
4 11 (4.58%) Selenium
5 9 (3.75%) EasyMock
5 9 (3.75%) JIRA
5 9 (3.75%) Spock
6 7 (2.92%) Maven
7 6 (2.50%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.08%) Gradle
8 5 (2.08%) JUnit
8 5 (2.08%) PHPUnit
8 5 (2.08%) TestNG
9 4 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.25%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (10.83%) Finance
2 7 (2.92%) Advertising
2 7 (2.92%) Marketing
3 4 (1.67%) Back Office
3 4 (1.67%) Banking
3 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.42%) Billing
5 1 (0.42%) Electronics
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (35.42%) CSS
2 83 (34.58%) HTML
3 44 (18.33%) Web Services
4 42 (17.50%) RESTful
5 41 (17.08%) Spring
6 40 (16.67%) REST
7 39 (16.25%) jQuery
8 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
9 28 (11.67%) Node.js
10 27 (11.25%) Laravel
11 22 (9.17%) HTML5
12 21 (8.75%) .NET
12 21 (8.75%) Backbone.js
13 19 (7.92%) Hibernate
13 19 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (7.08%) React
15 16 (6.67%) Spring Boot
16 15 (6.25%) CSS3
16 15 (6.25%) Entity Framework
17 14 (5.83%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (5.42%) Visualisation
3 11 (4.58%) User Experience
4 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.67%) RIA
7 3 (1.25%) Fintech
8 2 (0.83%) Blog
8 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.25%) Linux
2 19 (7.92%) Unix
3 15 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.25%) CentOS
4 3 (1.25%) Windows
5 2 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (28.33%) TDD
3 45 (18.75%) BDD
3 45 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 36 (15.00%) Scrum
5 34 (14.17%) Web Development
6 33 (13.75%) MVC
7 24 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (8.75%) OO
9 18 (7.50%) DevOps
10 16 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 16 (6.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 16 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.67%) Microservices
11 14 (5.83%) OOP
12 13 (5.42%) Open Source
13 12 (5.00%) ETL
14 11 (4.58%) Automated Testing
14 11 (4.58%) CRM
14 11 (4.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (44.17%) Java
2 99 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 51 (21.25%) SQL
4 40 (16.67%) C#
5 36 (15.00%) PHP
6 29 (12.08%) Scala
7 19 (7.92%) Python
8 17 (7.08%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.42%) VBA
10 12 (5.00%) Clojure
10 12 (5.00%) Groovy
10 12 (5.00%) Ruby
11 7 (2.92%) PHP 5
12 5 (2.08%) Apex Code
12 5 (2.08%) SOQL
13 4 (1.67%) VB
14 2 (0.83%) Go
15 1 (0.42%) ABAP
15 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.42%) ES6
Qualifications
1 25 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.50%) Degree
4 3 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.83%) MCSA
5 2 (0.83%) MCSE
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 20 (8.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.25%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.92%) Puppet
2 6 (2.50%) Ansible
3 5 (2.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.25%) Kibana
4 3 (1.25%) logstash
5 2 (0.83%) Piwik
5 2 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.33%) Oracle
3 6 (2.50%) SAP
3 6 (2.50%) Zend
4 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.67%) Adobe
6 3 (1.25%) Ensighten
7 2 (0.83%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) F5
8 1 (0.42%) Google
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
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