The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Sheffield 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 24 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.25% 12.70% 27.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.11% 13.87% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 36
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £347 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.75 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 173 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.72% 91.53% 91.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 105 86
Average daily rate £350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £150 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 17
Average hourly rate £19.35 £32.50 £12.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +157.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.44 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Developer
South Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 34 (40.96%) .NET
2 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
3 30 (36.14%) C#
3 30 (36.14%) HTML
4 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
5 28 (33.73%) CSS
6 25 (30.12%) MVC
7 23 (27.71%) jQuery
8 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
9 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET
10 15 (18.07%) PHP
10 15 (18.07%) SQL
11 14 (16.87%) Java
11 14 (16.87%) Finance
11 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (15.66%) HTML5
12 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
12 13 (15.66%) Hibernate
12 13 (15.66%) Spring
13 12 (14.46%) TDD
13 12 (14.46%) CSS3
14 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
16 9 (10.84%) Twitter
16 9 (10.84%) Java EE
16 9 (10.84%) Spring MVC
16 9 (10.84%) Release Management
17 8 (9.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 7 (8.43%) WordPress
2 3 (3.61%) CMS
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Jetty
4 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Liferay
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (12.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.61%) MySQL
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.20%) EDMS
7 1 (1.20%) QlikView
7 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Maven
1 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.41%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) Toad
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
5 1 (1.20%) jMock
5 1 (1.20%) MorphX
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.20%) Moq
5 1 (1.20%) Mockito
5 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.20%) Hudson
5 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) NSubstitute
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) .NET
2 30 (36.14%) HTML
3 28 (33.73%) CSS
4 23 (27.71%) jQuery
5 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET
6 13 (15.66%) HTML5
6 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
6 13 (15.66%) Hibernate
6 13 (15.66%) Spring
7 12 (14.46%) CSS3
8 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (10.84%) Java EE
9 9 (10.84%) Spring MVC
10 8 (9.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (9.64%) Ajax
11 7 (8.43%) Spring Integration
12 6 (7.23%) WCF
12 6 (7.23%) Web Services
13 5 (6.02%) XML
13 5 (6.02%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.41%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.20%) DTV
2 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.20%) iPhone
2 1 (1.20%) iPad
2 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) UNIX
2 2 (2.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) MVC
2 12 (14.46%) TDD
3 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) Release Management
5 8 (9.64%) Web Application Development
6 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.82%) ETL
8 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (2.41%) Usability Testing
9 2 (2.41%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.41%) Project Management
9 2 (2.41%) SOA
9 2 (2.41%) Document Management
9 2 (2.41%) Workflow
9 2 (2.41%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (2.41%) Scrum
9 2 (2.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.07%) PHP
3 15 (18.07%) SQL
4 14 (16.87%) Java
5 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) VB6
8 1 (1.20%) VB
8 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
8 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.20%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) X++
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) HL7
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Twitter
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) Ab Initio
5 3 (3.61%) BMC
5 3 (3.61%) Zend
6 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) Sun
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Informatica
7 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Axway
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.20%) Talend
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago