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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 188 93 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.98% 17.03% 18.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.65% 17.92% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 75 38
Median daily rate £375 £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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
594 519 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.74% 95.05% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 371 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 29
Median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +2 153 £400 -14.25% 32
Rotherham +4 6 £375 +50.00% 4
Doncaster -2 5 £320 +28.00% 9
Barnsley -1 3 £300 +242.85% 3
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 118 (40.27%) JavaScript
2 93 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (31.40%) Java
4 87 (29.69%) MVC
5 82 (27.99%) C#
6 81 (27.65%) SQL
7 75 (25.60%) HTML
8 68 (23.21%) SQL Server
8 68 (23.21%) CSS
9 60 (20.48%) PHP
10 58 (19.80%) TDD
11 54 (18.43%) .NET
12 53 (18.09%) jQuery
13 48 (16.38%) Git (software)
14 46 (15.70%) Web Services
14 46 (15.70%) Finance
15 45 (15.36%) BDD
16 43 (14.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 42 (14.33%) Spring
17 42 (14.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 41 (13.99%) REST
19 40 (13.65%) Scrum
19 40 (13.65%) MySQL
20 37 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 36 (12.29%) RESTful
22 34 (11.60%) Unit Testing
23 33 (11.26%) Web Development
24 32 (10.92%) Laravel
25 31 (10.58%) Security Cleared

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 11 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.41%) CMS
3 9 (3.07%) Confluence
3 9 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.71%) Apache
5 5 (1.71%) nginx
5 5 (1.71%) WordPress
6 4 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.37%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.02%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.34%) Kentico
9 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.34%) Mule
9 1 (0.34%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.37%) Magento
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.80%) GitHub
2 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.37%) Force.com
3 4 (1.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.68%) Intranet
1 2 (0.68%) Network Security
2 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) SSH
2 1 (0.34%) SSL
2 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (13.65%) MySQL
4 37 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (12.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.14%) NoSQL
7 16 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (4.44%) MongoDB
10 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (2.05%) QlikView
12 5 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.46%) Maven
3 14 (4.78%) Subversion
4 12 (4.10%) JIRA
5 11 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.41%) Gradle
6 10 (3.41%) Mockito
6 10 (3.41%) Selenium
7 9 (3.07%) JUnit
7 9 (3.07%) Spock
8 8 (2.73%) EasyMock
8 8 (2.73%) jMock
9 7 (2.39%) Mercurial
10 6 (2.05%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.71%) Ant
11 5 (1.71%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.37%) MSTest
12 4 (1.37%) PHPUnit
General
1 46 (15.70%) Finance
2 11 (3.75%) Marketing
3 10 (3.41%) Advertising
4 8 (2.73%) Back Office
5 6 (2.05%) Billing
5 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.71%) Banking
7 3 (1.02%) Electronics
7 3 (1.02%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (25.60%) HTML
2 68 (23.21%) CSS
3 54 (18.43%) .NET
4 53 (18.09%) jQuery
5 46 (15.70%) Web Services
6 43 (14.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 42 (14.33%) Spring
8 41 (13.99%) REST
9 36 (12.29%) RESTful
10 32 (10.92%) Laravel
11 30 (10.24%) AngularJS
11 30 (10.24%) Unity DI Container
12 29 (9.90%) Entity Framework
13 28 (9.56%) Symfony
14 27 (9.22%) .NET Framework
15 25 (8.53%) HTML5
16 24 (8.19%) Hibernate
17 23 (7.85%) Razor View Engine
18 22 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 19 (6.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.87%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 13 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.05%) User Experience
6 5 (1.71%) Fintech
7 3 (1.02%) FMCG
8 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.48%) Linux
2 10 (3.41%) Unix
3 9 (3.07%) Windows
4 2 (0.68%) Android
4 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.74%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (29.69%) MVC
3 58 (19.80%) TDD
4 45 (15.36%) BDD
5 40 (13.65%) Scrum
6 34 (11.60%) Unit Testing
7 33 (11.26%) Web Development
8 25 (8.53%) Front End Development
9 23 (7.85%) OOP
10 20 (6.83%) OO
11 19 (6.48%) Pair Programming
12 17 (5.80%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (5.46%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (5.12%) ETL
15 14 (4.78%) Data Validation
15 14 (4.78%) DevOps
15 14 (4.78%) Validation
16 13 (4.44%) Microservices
17 12 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.27%) JavaScript
2 92 (31.40%) Java
3 82 (27.99%) C#
4 81 (27.65%) SQL
5 60 (20.48%) PHP
6 31 (10.58%) T-SQL
7 29 (9.90%) Scala
8 27 (9.22%) VBA
9 24 (8.19%) Groovy
10 17 (5.80%) Clojure
11 10 (3.41%) Python
11 10 (3.41%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.05%) PHP 5
14 4 (1.37%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.37%) Ruby
14 4 (1.37%) SOQL
14 4 (1.37%) VB
15 3 (1.02%) Jython
16 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (10.58%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.41%) Degree
4 8 (2.73%) MCSA
4 8 (2.73%) MCSE
4 8 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 13 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 25 (8.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.44%) Oracle
3 10 (3.41%) SAP
4 6 (2.05%) MuleSoft
4 6 (2.05%) Zend
5 4 (1.37%) Google
5 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.34%) Capita
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco
7 1 (0.34%) Cognos
7 1 (0.34%) F5
7 1 (0.34%) hybris
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.34%) Tableau
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £190 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago