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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 95 63 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.68% 22.58% 29.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.30% 23.86% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 36 38
Median daily rate £375 £338 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
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
348 264 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.05% 94.62% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 160 117
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.20 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 98 (49.25%) JavaScript
2 74 (37.19%) HTML
3 68 (34.17%) CSS
4 60 (30.15%) C#
5 55 (27.64%) .NET
6 49 (24.62%) Java
6 49 (24.62%) MVC
7 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (23.12%) SQL
9 37 (18.59%) PHP
10 35 (17.59%) SQL Server
11 34 (17.09%) Web Development
12 33 (16.58%) Git (software)
13 32 (16.08%) Microsoft
14 31 (15.58%) jQuery
15 28 (14.07%) CRM
16 27 (13.57%) Web Services
17 26 (13.07%) RESTful
18 25 (12.56%) MySQL
19 24 (12.06%) Unix
19 24 (12.06%) Dynamics CRM
20 23 (11.56%) TDD
20 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
21 22 (11.06%) Laravel
21 22 (11.06%) Finance
22 21 (10.55%) ASP.NET
22 21 (10.55%) Linux
23 19 (9.55%) XML
23 19 (9.55%) Spring
23 19 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 12 (6.03%) CMS
1 12 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.03%) IIS
3 6 (3.02%) Apache
3 6 (3.02%) SAS
3 6 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.51%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.01%) Confluence
5 4 (2.01%) Drupal
6 2 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.50%) Liferay
7 1 (0.50%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.50%) Mule
7 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (5.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (12.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.01%) Magento
3 2 (1.01%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.01%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.50%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.03%) GitHub
2 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.02%) SSL
2 6 (3.02%) DNS
3 5 (2.51%) Internet
4 4 (2.01%) Extranet
4 4 (2.01%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.56%) MySQL
3 19 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (6.03%) MongoDB
7 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.03%) NoSQL
9 9 (4.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.51%) QlikView
11 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.01%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (1.01%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 33 (16.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.54%) Maven
3 12 (6.03%) Subversion
4 11 (5.53%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.03%) Mockito
6 8 (4.02%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.52%) Eclipse
7 7 (3.52%) Gradle
7 7 (3.52%) JUnit
7 7 (3.52%) PHPUnit
8 6 (3.02%) Ant
8 6 (3.02%) jMock
8 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (2.51%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.51%) Selenium
9 5 (2.51%) Spock
10 4 (2.01%) EasyMock
10 4 (2.01%) JIRA
10 4 (2.01%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.51%) IntelliJ
General
1 22 (11.06%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Banking
3 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.51%) Advertising
4 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.51%) Marketing
5 3 (1.51%) Billing
5 3 (1.51%) Retail
6 2 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (37.19%) HTML
2 68 (34.17%) CSS
3 55 (27.64%) .NET
4 31 (15.58%) jQuery
5 27 (13.57%) Web Services
6 26 (13.07%) RESTful
7 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
8 22 (11.06%) Laravel
9 21 (10.55%) ASP.NET
10 19 (9.55%) HTML5
10 19 (9.55%) Spring
10 19 (9.55%) XML
11 18 (9.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (8.54%) REST
12 17 (8.54%) SOAP
12 17 (8.54%) Symfony
13 16 (8.04%) JSON
14 15 (7.54%) .NET Framework
15 12 (6.03%) CSS3
15 12 (6.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.01%) User Experience
4 3 (1.51%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.01%) Fintech
5 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.01%) NHS
5 2 (1.01%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.50%) FMCG
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.06%) Unix
2 21 (10.55%) Linux
3 6 (3.02%) Windows
4 2 (1.01%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.62%) MVC
2 48 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (17.09%) Web Development
4 28 (14.07%) CRM
5 23 (11.56%) TDD
6 19 (9.55%) Unit Testing
7 18 (9.05%) Front End Development
7 18 (9.05%) OO
8 17 (8.54%) Scrum
9 16 (8.04%) BDD
10 12 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.53%) ETL
12 10 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.03%) OOP
12 10 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (4.52%) Database Tuning
13 9 (4.52%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.52%) Release Management
14 7 (3.52%) Data Modelling
14 7 (3.52%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 98 (49.25%) JavaScript
2 60 (30.15%) C#
3 49 (24.62%) Java
4 46 (23.12%) SQL
5 37 (18.59%) PHP
6 12 (6.03%) Groovy
6 12 (6.03%) Scala
7 10 (5.03%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.52%) VBA
9 8 (4.02%) Clojure
10 7 (3.52%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.52%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.51%) Jython
11 3 (1.51%) PHP 5
11 3 (1.51%) Python
11 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.01%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.01%) C
12 2 (1.01%) Ruby
12 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.03%) Degree
2 10 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.01%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) WCAG
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.02%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Control-M
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.04%) Oracle
3 5 (2.51%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.01%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.01%) SAP
5 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.51%) Tableau
6 2 (1.01%) BMC
6 2 (1.01%) Cognos
6 2 (1.01%) Ektron
6 2 (1.01%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.01%) Siebel
6 2 (1.01%) Sybase
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe
7 1 (0.50%) Progress
7 1 (0.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.50%) Zend
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago