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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 119 63 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.60% 22.66% 19.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.23% 24.23% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 40 22
Median daily rate £380 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £273 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £439 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +5.03%
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
381 260 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.78% 93.53% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 165 110
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 21
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 £8.50 £9.76 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 71 (31.56%) HTML
2 71 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (30.67%) Java
4 66 (29.33%) CSS
5 62 (27.56%) C#
6 58 (25.78%) SQL
6 58 (25.78%) MVC
7 55 (24.44%) .NET
8 47 (20.89%) SQL Server
9 40 (17.78%) Web Services
10 39 (17.33%) jQuery
11 36 (16.00%) PHP
12 33 (14.67%) TDD
13 32 (14.22%) REST
14 31 (13.78%) Spring
14 31 (13.78%) Web Development
14 31 (13.78%) Git (software)
14 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
15 29 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 28 (12.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 27 (12.00%) Finance
17 27 (12.00%) BDD
18 26 (11.56%) AngularJS
18 26 (11.56%) MySQL
19 25 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 24 (10.67%) RESTful
21 23 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 21 (9.33%) .NET Framework
22 21 (9.33%) Linux

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 14 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.56%) CMS
4 7 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.67%) SAS
6 5 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.22%) IIS
7 4 (1.78%) Confluence
8 3 (1.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.89%) Mule
9 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.44%) Apache
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.44%) Liferay
10 1 (0.44%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.44%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.44%) nginx
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (5.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Magento
3 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.44%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.33%) GitHub
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.22%) SSL
2 4 (1.78%) DNS
2 4 (1.78%) Internet
3 2 (0.89%) Extranet
3 2 (0.89%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (20.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.56%) MySQL
4 25 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (10.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (5.33%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.67%) QlikView
11 4 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.78%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.44%) Maven
3 13 (5.78%) JUnit
4 11 (4.89%) Mockito
4 11 (4.89%) Subversion
5 9 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.56%) Gradle
6 8 (3.56%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.11%) jMock
7 7 (3.11%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.67%) Ant
8 6 (2.67%) Selenium
8 6 (2.67%) Spock
8 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (2.22%) EasyMock
9 5 (2.22%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.78%) JIRA
11 3 (1.33%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.89%) ClearCase
General
1 27 (12.00%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Banking
3 6 (2.67%) Marketing
4 5 (2.22%) Billing
4 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.78%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Back Office
7 2 (0.89%) Electronics
7 2 (0.89%) Games
7 2 (0.89%) Retail
8 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.56%) HTML
2 66 (29.33%) CSS
3 55 (24.44%) .NET
4 40 (17.78%) Web Services
5 39 (17.33%) jQuery
6 32 (14.22%) REST
7 31 (13.78%) Spring
8 29 (12.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 26 (11.56%) AngularJS
10 24 (10.67%) RESTful
11 21 (9.33%) .NET Framework
11 21 (9.33%) Hibernate
11 21 (9.33%) Laravel
12 20 (8.89%) HTML5
13 19 (8.44%) XML
14 18 (8.00%) ASP.NET
15 17 (7.56%) JSON
15 17 (7.56%) SOAP
15 17 (7.56%) Symfony
16 15 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.78%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.56%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.89%) Fintech
6 2 (0.89%) FMCG
6 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.44%) RIA
7 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.33%) Linux
2 16 (7.11%) Unix
3 9 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (25.78%) MVC
3 33 (14.67%) TDD
4 31 (13.78%) Web Development
5 27 (12.00%) BDD
6 20 (8.89%) CRM
6 20 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 19 (8.44%) Front End Development
7 19 (8.44%) Scrum
8 17 (7.56%) OO
9 13 (5.78%) Pair Programming
10 10 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.44%) OOP
10 10 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.00%) Database Tuning
11 9 (4.00%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.00%) Release Management
12 8 (3.56%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (3.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 69 (30.67%) Java
3 62 (27.56%) C#
4 58 (25.78%) SQL
5 36 (16.00%) PHP
6 21 (9.33%) Scala
7 20 (8.89%) Groovy
8 18 (8.00%) VBA
9 16 (7.11%) T-SQL
10 12 (5.33%) Clojure
11 7 (3.11%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.78%) VB
12 4 (1.78%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.33%) ABAP
13 3 (1.33%) Jython
13 3 (1.33%) Python
14 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.89%) C
14 2 (0.89%) C++
14 2 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.78%) Degree
3 12 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.11%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.67%) Oracle
3 10 (4.44%) SAP
4 5 (2.22%) MuleSoft
4 5 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.89%) Cognos
5 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.89%) Sybase
5 2 (0.89%) Tableau
6 1 (0.44%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco
6 1 (0.44%) Ektron
6 1 (0.44%) F5
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Progress
6 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.44%) Siebel
6 1 (0.44%) Zend
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