The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 107 71 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.43% 20.34% 20.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.78% 21.52% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 54 43
Average daily rate
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£338 £289 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £396 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
450 330 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.34% 94.56% 93.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 199 184
Average daily rate £325 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 41
Average hourly rate £16.20 £13.71 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.16% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 64 £350 +27.27% 44
Doncaster +1 10 £338 +8.00% 4
Rotherham -3 3 £350 - 1
Barnsley -1 1 - - 3
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 79 (45.66%) SQL
2 68 (39.31%) SQL Server
3 54 (31.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (30.06%) C#
5 50 (28.90%) .NET
6 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (25.43%) JavaScript
8 39 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (21.97%) ASP.NET
10 37 (21.39%) Finance
11 36 (20.81%) HTML
12 35 (20.23%) Microsoft
13 30 (17.34%) Oracle
14 29 (16.76%) CSS
15 28 (16.18%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (16.18%) MVC
16 27 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (15.61%) Web Services
17 25 (14.45%) ETL
17 25 (14.45%) PL/SQL
17 25 (14.45%) jQuery
18 23 (13.29%) Java
18 23 (13.29%) T-SQL
19 22 (12.72%) XML
19 22 (12.72%) Unit Testing
19 22 (12.72%) TDD
20 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
21 18 (10.40%) OO
21 18 (10.40%) MS Excel
22 17 (9.83%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (7.51%) IIS
2 10 (5.78%) SAS
3 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.47%) CMS
6 4 (2.31%) CMS400.NET
6 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.16%) Jetty
8 2 (1.16%) Confluence
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.16%) JBoss
8 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) CICS
9 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.58%) DNS
2 1 (0.58%) SSL
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (39.31%) SQL Server
2 54 (31.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (16.18%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (7.51%) Relational Database
7 12 (6.94%) Oracle Database
8 11 (6.36%) NoSQL
8 11 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (5.20%) Oracle ODI
10 9 (5.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (3.47%) MongoDB
13 5 (2.89%) Base SAS
13 5 (2.89%) MySQL
13 5 (2.89%) DB2
14 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (2.31%) DataStage
14 4 (2.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.20%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (4.05%) ERwin
4 6 (3.47%) JUnit
4 6 (3.47%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.89%) Maven
6 4 (2.31%) Subversion
6 4 (2.31%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.73%) Ant
7 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.16%) JIRA
8 2 (1.16%) NUnit
9 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.58%) JMeter
9 1 (0.58%) Toad
9 1 (0.58%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (21.39%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Banking
2 7 (4.05%) Retail
3 3 (1.73%) Back Office
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.90%) .NET
2 38 (21.97%) ASP.NET
3 36 (20.81%) HTML
4 29 (16.76%) CSS
5 27 (15.61%) Web Services
6 25 (14.45%) jQuery
7 22 (12.72%) XML
8 13 (7.51%) Spring
8 13 (7.51%) .NET Framework
8 13 (7.51%) WCF
8 13 (7.51%) WPF
9 12 (6.94%) Ajax
10 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (3.47%) HTML5
12 6 (3.47%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (3.47%) Middleware
13 5 (2.89%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.89%) SOAP
13 5 (2.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) NHS
2 10 (5.78%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.89%) Reference Data
3 5 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.73%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.16%) CCTV
6 1 (0.58%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.58%) Informatics
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) Physics
6 1 (0.58%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.58%) Life Science
6 1 (0.58%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.58%) iSeries
6 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.94%) Linux
2 9 (5.20%) UNIX
3 2 (1.16%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.18%) MVC
3 27 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (14.45%) ETL
5 22 (12.72%) TDD
5 22 (12.72%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.40%) OO
7 17 (9.83%) Scrum
7 17 (9.83%) Web Development
8 16 (9.25%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.67%) Test Scripting
10 11 (6.36%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (6.36%) Data Analysis
11 10 (5.78%) CRM
11 10 (5.78%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.47%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (3.47%) BDD
13 6 (3.47%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.47%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.66%) SQL
2 52 (30.06%) C#
3 44 (25.43%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.45%) PL/SQL
5 23 (13.29%) Java
5 23 (13.29%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.20%) VBA
7 5 (2.89%) Python
7 5 (2.89%) PHP
8 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.16%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.58%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.58%) Scala
9 1 (0.58%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.58%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.58%) XQuery
9 1 (0.58%) XAML
9 1 (0.58%) Ruby
9 1 (0.58%) XPath
9 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 35 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.34%) Oracle
3 8 (4.62%) Ab Initio
4 7 (4.05%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.05%) Informatica
5 6 (3.47%) Teradata
6 5 (2.89%) Ektron
6 5 (2.89%) Cognos
7 4 (2.31%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.73%) Telerik
8 3 (1.73%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.16%) SAP
10 1 (0.58%) Siebel
10 1 (0.58%) IBM
10 1 (0.58%) Perforce
10 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.58%) Zend
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