The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 25 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 South Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 66 45 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.82% 14.85% 29.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.93% 16.13% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 50
Average daily rate
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£297 £288 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £214 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £350 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
301 279 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.95% 92.08% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 168 130
Average daily rate £315 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £163 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.09 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.45 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the South Yorkshire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the South Yorkshire region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +4 37 £350 +19.14% 49
Barnsley +9 3 £275 -8.33% 3
Doncaster -3 1 £213 -34.61% 6
Rotherham - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 59 (43.07%) .NET
2 51 (37.23%) HTML
3 50 (36.50%) SQL Server
4 48 (35.04%) C#
5 44 (32.12%) CSS
6 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
7 33 (24.09%) MVC
8 32 (23.36%) ASP.NET
9 29 (21.17%) jQuery
10 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
10 28 (20.44%) PHP
10 28 (20.44%) SQL
11 25 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (12.41%) Finance
12 17 (12.41%) Java
12 17 (12.41%) TDD
13 16 (11.68%) HTML5
13 16 (11.68%) Hibernate
14 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
14 15 (10.95%) Spring
15 14 (10.22%) .NET Framework
15 14 (10.22%) WordPress
15 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (9.49%) CSS3
17 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (8.03%) MySQL
18 11 (8.03%) Oracle
18 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
19 10 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 10 (7.30%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (10.22%) WordPress
2 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.92%) CMS
3 4 (2.92%) Apache
4 3 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.73%) Jetty
6 1 (0.73%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.73%) Liferay
6 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.73%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.19%) Magento
3 2 (1.46%) Zen Cart
3 2 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.46%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (36.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (8.03%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.03%) MySQL
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.73%) Redis
10 1 (0.73%) QlikView
10 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
1 9 (6.57%) Eclipse
1 9 (6.57%) Maven
2 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.46%) NUnit
4 2 (1.46%) Subversion
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.46%) JUnit
5 1 (0.73%) Ant
5 1 (0.73%) Toad
5 1 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.73%) Moq
5 1 (0.73%) Mockito
5 1 (0.73%) Hudson
5 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.73%) Trac
5 1 (0.73%) Grunt
5 1 (0.73%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.73%) MorphX
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Banking
3 4 (2.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
4 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.73%) Advertising
5 1 (0.73%) Publishing
5 1 (0.73%) Games
5 1 (0.73%) Automotive
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
5 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (43.07%) .NET
2 51 (37.23%) HTML
3 44 (32.12%) CSS
4 32 (23.36%) ASP.NET
5 29 (21.17%) jQuery
6 16 (11.68%) HTML5
6 16 (11.68%) Hibernate
7 15 (10.95%) Spring
8 14 (10.22%) .NET Framework
9 13 (9.49%) CSS3
10 10 (7.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (7.30%) Spring MVC
10 10 (7.30%) Ajax
11 9 (6.57%) Java EE
12 8 (5.84%) WCF
12 8 (5.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (5.84%) Web Services
12 8 (5.84%) XML
12 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (5.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.65%) E-Learning
2 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
2 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.73%) iPhone
2 1 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (0.73%) iPad
2 1 (0.73%) W3C
2 1 (0.73%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.38%) Linux
2 5 (3.65%) UNIX
2 5 (3.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) MVC
2 17 (12.41%) TDD
3 12 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.57%) Release Management
5 8 (5.84%) Web Application Development
6 6 (4.38%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.65%) ETL
7 5 (3.65%) Web Development
8 4 (2.92%) Scrum
8 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.92%) SEO
8 4 (2.92%) Data Modelling
8 4 (2.92%) OO
8 4 (2.92%) CRM
8 4 (2.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (2.19%) Analytics
9 3 (2.19%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.19%) OOP
9 3 (2.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.04%) C#
2 40 (29.20%) JavaScript
3 28 (20.44%) PHP
3 28 (20.44%) SQL
4 17 (12.41%) Java
5 15 (10.95%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.92%) VB
6 4 (2.92%) VB6
7 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.19%) VBA
8 2 (1.46%) Python
8 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.46%) C++
9 1 (0.73%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.73%) X++
9 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
1 2 (1.46%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Control-M
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.03%) Oracle
3 9 (6.57%) Twitter
4 4 (2.92%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.92%) Adobe
5 3 (2.19%) BMC
5 3 (2.19%) Zend
6 2 (1.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.73%) SAP
7 1 (0.73%) Informatica
7 1 (0.73%) Sun
7 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.73%) Axway
7 1 (0.73%) Talend
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