The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 165 94 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.11% 17.87% 21.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.74% 19.26% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 82 52
Median daily rate £380 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +13.71%
Developer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
617 488 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.91% 92.78% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 352 208
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 28
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £25.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 119 £413 -2.94% 29
Doncaster +8 13 £300 +16.50% 5
Barnsley - 2 £300 - 6
Rotherham +1 1 £225 -10.00% 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 120 (36.25%) JavaScript
2 110 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (31.12%) Java
4 95 (28.70%) SQL
5 90 (27.19%) C#
6 89 (26.89%) HTML
7 83 (25.08%) CSS
8 76 (22.96%) SQL Server
9 67 (20.24%) .NET
10 66 (19.94%) MVC
11 62 (18.73%) TDD
12 55 (16.62%) jQuery
13 52 (15.71%) PHP
14 50 (15.11%) Web Services
15 48 (14.50%) BDD
16 45 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 44 (13.29%) REST
18 43 (12.99%) Git (software)
18 43 (12.99%) Front End Development
19 42 (12.69%) Web Development
19 42 (12.69%) Spring
20 40 (12.08%) MySQL
21 39 (11.78%) Finance
21 39 (11.78%) Scrum
21 39 (11.78%) Microsoft
22 38 (11.48%) T-SQL
22 38 (11.48%) RESTful
22 38 (11.48%) Entity Framework
23 37 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 35 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 13 (3.93%) CMS
1 13 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.32%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.11%) Confluence
4 7 (2.11%) Drupal
5 6 (1.81%) nginx
5 6 (1.81%) WordPress
6 5 (1.51%) Apache
6 5 (1.51%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.91%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.60%) Jetty
9 2 (0.60%) Kentico
9 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.30%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 13 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.25%) GitHub
2 7 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.51%) Force.com
3 5 (1.51%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) Google Play
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) HTTP
2 4 (1.21%) Intranet
3 2 (0.60%) Network Security
3 2 (0.60%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) SSH
4 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.96%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (12.08%) MySQL
4 37 (11.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (9.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (6.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (5.14%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.32%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.02%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.81%) QlikView
14 5 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.91%) MS Access
15 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.60%) Redis
17 1 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 11 (3.32%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.32%) JIRA
3 10 (3.02%) Maven
3 10 (3.02%) Selenium
3 10 (3.02%) Subversion
4 9 (2.72%) EasyMock
4 9 (2.72%) jMock
4 9 (2.72%) Mockito
4 9 (2.72%) Spock
4 9 (2.72%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.81%) Gradle
5 6 (1.81%) JUnit
6 4 (1.21%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.21%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.21%) MSTest
6 4 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.21%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.91%) PHPUnit
General
1 39 (11.78%) Finance
2 14 (4.23%) Advertising
3 11 (3.32%) Marketing
4 8 (2.42%) Back Office
5 6 (1.81%) Billing
5 6 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.51%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.21%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (26.89%) HTML
2 83 (25.08%) CSS
3 67 (20.24%) .NET
4 55 (16.62%) jQuery
5 50 (15.11%) Web Services
6 44 (13.29%) REST
7 42 (12.69%) Spring
8 38 (11.48%) Entity Framework
8 38 (11.48%) RESTful
9 35 (10.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 33 (9.97%) .NET Framework
11 32 (9.67%) AngularJS
12 29 (8.76%) Unity DI Container
13 28 (8.46%) HTML5
14 26 (7.85%) Node.js
14 26 (7.85%) Razor View Engine
15 25 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 24 (7.25%) Laravel
17 20 (6.04%) Hibernate
18 19 (5.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.85%) Visualisation
2 25 (7.55%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.72%) User Experience
5 8 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.91%) Fintech
6 3 (0.91%) FMCG
6 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.91%) NHS
7 2 (0.60%) Blog
7 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.30%) Clustering
8 1 (0.30%) RIA
8 1 (0.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.14%) Linux
2 12 (3.63%) Unix
3 10 (3.02%) Windows
4 7 (2.11%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.21%) CentOS
6 2 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (33.23%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (19.94%) MVC
3 62 (18.73%) TDD
4 48 (14.50%) BDD
5 43 (12.99%) Front End Development
6 42 (12.69%) Web Development
7 39 (11.78%) Scrum
8 26 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (7.55%) ETL
9 25 (7.55%) Unit Testing
10 19 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (5.74%) Pair Programming
11 18 (5.44%) Data Visualisation
11 18 (5.44%) DevOps
12 17 (5.14%) OOP
13 16 (4.83%) Microservices
14 15 (4.53%) Kimball Methodology
15 14 (4.23%) Data Validation
15 14 (4.23%) Validation
16 12 (3.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 120 (36.25%) JavaScript
2 103 (31.12%) Java
3 95 (28.70%) SQL
4 90 (27.19%) C#
5 52 (15.71%) PHP
6 38 (11.48%) T-SQL
7 33 (9.97%) Scala
8 23 (6.95%) VBA
9 18 (5.44%) Groovy
10 16 (4.83%) VB.NET
11 15 (4.53%) Clojure
12 12 (3.63%) Python
13 7 (2.11%) PHP 5
13 7 (2.11%) VB
14 5 (1.51%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.51%) Ruby
14 5 (1.51%) SOQL
15 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.91%) ABAP
17 2 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.65%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.42%) MCSA
3 8 (2.42%) MCSE
3 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.11%) Degree
5 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.83%) Docker
2 4 (1.21%) GlusterFS
3 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.11%) Ansible
2 5 (1.51%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.21%) Kibana
3 4 (1.21%) logstash
4 3 (0.91%) Puppet
5 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.30%) Plesk
Vendors
1 39 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.93%) SAP
3 11 (3.32%) Oracle
4 6 (1.81%) Google
4 6 (1.81%) Zend
5 5 (1.51%) MuleSoft
5 5 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.21%) Adobe
7 3 (0.91%) Ensighten
8 2 (0.60%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.60%) Tableau
9 1 (0.30%) Capita
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco
9 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.30%) F5
9 1 (0.30%) hybris
9 1 (0.30%) IBM
9 1 (0.30%) Infor
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
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