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 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 141 70 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.34% 19.07% 17.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.89% 20.00% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 50 20
Median daily rate £375 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.48% +7.00%
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
416 350 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.41% 95.37% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 237 125
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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 Sheffield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 101 (45.09%) JavaScript
2 68 (30.36%) MVC
3 67 (29.91%) HTML
3 67 (29.91%) Java
4 64 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (27.68%) C#
6 60 (26.79%) CSS
7 57 (25.45%) SQL
8 54 (24.11%) SQL Server
9 47 (20.98%) jQuery
10 45 (20.09%) .NET
10 45 (20.09%) PHP
11 41 (18.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 39 (17.41%) Finance
13 34 (15.18%) Web Services
13 34 (15.18%) TDD
14 33 (14.73%) Git (software)
15 32 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 31 (13.84%) REST
17 30 (13.39%) MySQL
18 29 (12.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 28 (12.50%) Spring
19 28 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 27 (12.05%) RESTful
20 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
21 25 (11.16%) VBA
22 24 (10.71%) Web Development
22 24 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
22 24 (10.71%) Laravel
22 24 (10.71%) Inversion of Control

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 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.68%) CMS
3 6 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.23%) Confluence
5 4 (1.79%) Apache
5 4 (1.79%) nginx
6 3 (1.34%) Drupal
6 3 (1.34%) SAS
7 2 (0.89%) Mule
7 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.45%) Kentico
8 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.34%) Magento
3 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.80%) GitHub
2 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Network Security
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (13.39%) MySQL
4 29 (12.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.46%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.68%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.23%) QlikView
12 4 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.34%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.89%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 2 (0.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.59%) Maven
3 12 (5.36%) Subversion
4 10 (4.46%) JUnit
5 9 (4.02%) Gradle
6 8 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.57%) Mockito
7 7 (3.13%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.13%) Selenium
8 6 (2.68%) JIRA
8 6 (2.68%) jMock
8 6 (2.68%) Spock
8 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (2.23%) Ant
9 5 (2.23%) EasyMock
9 5 (2.23%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.34%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.89%) Gitweb
General
1 39 (17.41%) Finance
2 8 (3.57%) Banking
3 7 (3.13%) Back Office
3 7 (3.13%) Marketing
4 6 (2.68%) Billing
5 5 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 2 (0.89%) Electronics
6 2 (0.89%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.91%) HTML
2 60 (26.79%) CSS
3 47 (20.98%) jQuery
4 45 (20.09%) .NET
5 41 (18.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 34 (15.18%) Web Services
7 31 (13.84%) REST
8 28 (12.50%) Spring
9 27 (12.05%) AngularJS
9 27 (12.05%) RESTful
10 24 (10.71%) Laravel
10 24 (10.71%) Unity DI Container
11 23 (10.27%) Entity Framework
12 21 (9.38%) .NET Framework
12 21 (9.38%) HTML5
13 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 20 (8.93%) Razor View Engine
13 20 (8.93%) Symfony
14 17 (7.59%) Hibernate
15 16 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 13 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.34%) FMCG
6 2 (0.89%) Fintech
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.45%) RIA
7 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.48%) Linux
2 13 (5.80%) Unix
3 8 (3.57%) Windows
4 2 (0.89%) Android
4 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (30.36%) MVC
2 64 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.18%) TDD
4 24 (10.71%) BDD
4 24 (10.71%) Web Development
5 21 (9.38%) Front End Development
5 21 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 20 (8.93%) Scrum
7 17 (7.59%) OO
8 14 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (6.25%) OOP
9 13 (5.80%) CRM
9 13 (5.80%) Data Validation
9 13 (5.80%) Pair Programming
9 13 (5.80%) Validation
10 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.02%) Database Tuning
12 9 (4.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 101 (45.09%) JavaScript
2 67 (29.91%) Java
3 62 (27.68%) C#
4 57 (25.45%) SQL
5 45 (20.09%) PHP
6 25 (11.16%) VBA
7 20 (8.93%) Groovy
7 20 (8.93%) Scala
7 20 (8.93%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.36%) Clojure
9 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.68%) Python
10 4 (1.79%) VB
10 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.34%) ABAP
11 3 (1.34%) Jython
12 2 (0.89%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.45%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.45%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.36%) Degree
3 11 (4.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.89%) MCSA
5 2 (0.89%) MCSE
5 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.91%) Oracle
2 11 (4.91%) SAP
3 6 (2.68%) MuleSoft
4 4 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.89%) Cognos
5 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.89%) Zend
6 1 (0.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco
6 1 (0.45%) F5
6 1 (0.45%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) Progress
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.45%) Sybase
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