The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 109 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.91% 21.30% 21.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.76% 22.37% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 28 22
Average daily rate £350 £328 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +12.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £466 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
379 219 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.58% 95.22% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 138 128
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 76 (39.79%) JavaScript
2 73 (38.22%) HTML
3 66 (34.55%) CSS
4 65 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (29.32%) .NET
6 54 (28.27%) SQL
7 53 (27.75%) Java
8 48 (25.13%) SQL Server
9 42 (21.99%) C#
10 39 (20.42%) TDD
11 37 (19.37%) MVC
12 32 (16.75%) Microsoft
12 32 (16.75%) HTML5
13 28 (14.66%) Oracle
14 27 (14.14%) Git (software)
15 26 (13.61%) jQuery
15 26 (13.61%) ASP.NET
16 24 (12.57%) Unix
17 23 (12.04%) PHP
17 23 (12.04%) BDD
17 23 (12.04%) MongoDB
18 21 (10.99%) CSS3
18 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
18 21 (10.99%) CRM
18 21 (10.99%) ETL
18 21 (10.99%) Maven
19 20 (10.47%) Web Development
20 19 (9.95%) Security Cleared
20 19 (9.95%) Node.js
21 18 (9.42%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (9.95%) Node.js
2 15 (7.85%) Umbraco
3 14 (7.33%) Apache
4 12 (6.28%) CMS
4 12 (6.28%) IIS
4 12 (6.28%) SAS
5 10 (5.24%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.14%) nginx
7 4 (2.09%) JBoss
8 3 (1.57%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.57%) Drupal
9 2 (1.05%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.05%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.52%) CICS
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.05%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.57%) Heroku
3 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.05%) GitHub
3 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.76%) Internet
2 9 (4.71%) HTTP
3 8 (4.19%) SSL
4 6 (3.14%) DNS
5 4 (2.09%) Extranet
5 4 (2.09%) Intranet
6 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.04%) MongoDB
3 17 (8.90%) MySQL
4 14 (7.33%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.28%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.62%) Neo4j
8 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.09%) GIS
9 4 (2.09%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.09%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.57%) Big Data
10 3 (1.57%) MS Access
10 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 27 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.99%) Maven
3 17 (8.90%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.71%) Mockito
4 9 (4.71%) PHPUnit
4 9 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.66%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.66%) Subversion
6 6 (3.14%) ERwin
6 6 (3.14%) NUnit
7 5 (2.62%) Artifactory
7 5 (2.62%) GitLab
8 4 (2.09%) JIRA
9 3 (1.57%) Liquibase
9 3 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.05%) RSpec
10 2 (1.05%) Selenium
10 2 (1.05%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (7.33%) Finance
2 7 (3.66%) Banking
2 7 (3.66%) Local Government
3 4 (2.09%) Advertising
3 4 (2.09%) Billing
4 3 (1.57%) Retail
4 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (38.22%) HTML
2 66 (34.55%) CSS
3 56 (29.32%) .NET
4 32 (16.75%) HTML5
5 26 (13.61%) ASP.NET
5 26 (13.61%) jQuery
6 21 (10.99%) AngularJS
6 21 (10.99%) CSS3
7 18 (9.42%) .NET Framework
8 15 (7.85%) REST
8 15 (7.85%) Web Services
9 14 (7.33%) RESTful
9 14 (7.33%) SOAP
10 13 (6.81%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.28%) Spring
11 12 (6.28%) XML
12 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (3.66%) WCF
13 7 (3.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.19%) User Experience
4 5 (2.62%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.57%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.57%) NHS
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.05%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.05%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.05%) Telematics
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) iSeries
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.57%) Unix
2 15 (7.85%) Linux
3 8 (4.19%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.62%) CentOS
5 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.09%) Windows
6 3 (1.57%) Android
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.42%) TDD
3 37 (19.37%) MVC
4 23 (12.04%) BDD
5 21 (10.99%) CRM
5 21 (10.99%) ETL
6 20 (10.47%) Web Development
7 15 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.85%) OO
8 13 (6.81%) Scrum
9 12 (6.28%) Front End Development
10 11 (5.76%) Unit Testing
11 10 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.24%) Data Modelling
11 10 (5.24%) Data Protection
11 10 (5.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (4.71%) Analytics
13 7 (3.66%) ERP
13 7 (3.66%) Fund Management
13 7 (3.66%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.79%) JavaScript
2 54 (28.27%) SQL
3 53 (27.75%) Java
4 42 (21.99%) C#
5 23 (12.04%) PHP
6 15 (7.85%) C++
6 15 (7.85%) T-SQL
7 14 (7.33%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.24%) Ruby
8 10 (5.24%) Scala
9 8 (4.19%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.14%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.09%) Go
11 4 (2.09%) Perl
11 4 (2.09%) Python
12 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.05%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.52%) Groovy
14 1 (0.52%) JCL
14 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.62%) WCAG
3 3 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) KVM
2 1 (0.52%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) Puppet
2 5 (2.62%) Nagios
2 5 (2.62%) Opsview
3 4 (2.09%) Control-M
4 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.05%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.52%) Ansible
5 1 (0.52%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.52%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 32 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.66%) Oracle
3 14 (7.33%) Informatica
4 6 (3.14%) Tableau
5 5 (2.62%) Xamarin
6 4 (2.09%) Ab Initio
6 4 (2.09%) NetCracker
7 3 (1.57%) BMC
7 3 (1.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.57%) VMware
8 2 (1.05%) Ektron
8 2 (1.05%) Percona
8 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.05%) Siebel
9 1 (0.52%) Adobe
9 1 (0.52%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) Platfora
9 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
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