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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 129 142 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 29.12% 28.12% 23.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.14% 29.34% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
428 484 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.61% 95.84% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 330 224
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 28
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £20.00 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -1 102 £375 +7.14% 23
Doncaster +3 7 £380 +35.11% 9
Rotherham - 3 £313 - 2
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 116 (39.73%) Java
2 113 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (36.64%) JavaScript
4 97 (33.22%) CSS
5 90 (30.82%) HTML
6 75 (25.68%) SQL
7 68 (23.29%) TDD
8 61 (20.89%) Git (software)
9 51 (17.47%) Front End Development
10 50 (17.12%) Web Services
11 48 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 47 (16.10%) Web Development
13 46 (15.75%) C#
14 44 (15.07%) BDD
15 42 (14.38%) RESTful
16 41 (14.04%) Spring
17 38 (13.01%) Linux
18 37 (12.67%) REST
19 35 (11.99%) Scrum
20 34 (11.64%) Microsoft
20 34 (11.64%) .NET
20 34 (11.64%) AngularJS
21 33 (11.30%) Node.js
22 31 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
23 29 (9.93%) MVC
23 29 (9.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 29 (9.93%) jQuery
23 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
24 28 (9.59%) PHP
25 27 (9.25%) Unix

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 (4.45%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.77%) CMS
3 8 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.05%) Drupal
4 6 (2.05%) WordPress
5 5 (1.71%) Confluence
5 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.71%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.37%) Jetty
7 3 (1.03%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.03%) nginx
8 2 (0.68%) Apache
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.34%) Kentico
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
2 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.56%) GitHub
2 15 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.71%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.37%) Force.com
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.34%) Google Play
6 1 (0.34%) Office 365
6 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.77%) HTTP
2 4 (1.37%) Internet
2 4 (1.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.34%) SSH
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (8.56%) MySQL
4 23 (7.88%) Relational Database
5 21 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 15 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.05%) Redis
13 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (1.37%) MS Access
15 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 61 (20.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.82%) Subversion
3 13 (4.45%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.77%) Mockito
5 10 (3.42%) JIRA
5 10 (3.42%) jMock
6 9 (3.08%) Selenium
6 9 (3.08%) Spock
6 9 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.74%) EasyMock
8 7 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.05%) Mercurial
9 6 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.71%) Gradle
10 5 (1.71%) Maven
10 5 (1.71%) PHPUnit
10 5 (1.71%) TestNG
11 4 (1.37%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.37%) JUnit
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (7.88%) Finance
2 8 (2.74%) Advertising
2 8 (2.74%) Marketing
3 6 (2.05%) Banking
3 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.03%) Electronics
5 3 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (33.22%) CSS
2 90 (30.82%) HTML
3 50 (17.12%) Web Services
4 42 (14.38%) RESTful
5 41 (14.04%) Spring
6 37 (12.67%) REST
7 34 (11.64%) .NET
7 34 (11.64%) AngularJS
8 33 (11.30%) Node.js
9 29 (9.93%) jQuery
10 25 (8.56%) HTML5
11 24 (8.22%) Laravel
12 19 (6.51%) Entity Framework
13 18 (6.16%) Backbone.js
13 18 (6.16%) CSS3
13 18 (6.16%) Hibernate
14 16 (5.48%) React
15 15 (5.14%) SOAP
15 15 (5.14%) Spring Boot
16 14 (4.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.85%) User Experience
2 9 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.40%) NHS
4 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
4 5 (1.71%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.03%) Fintech
6 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.03%) RIA
7 2 (0.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.34%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.01%) Linux
2 27 (9.25%) Unix
3 24 (8.22%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.05%) Windows
5 5 (1.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (38.70%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.29%) TDD
3 51 (17.47%) Front End Development
4 47 (16.10%) Web Development
5 44 (15.07%) BDD
6 35 (11.99%) Scrum
7 31 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (9.93%) MVC
9 27 (9.25%) OO
10 23 (7.88%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.19%) Configuration Management
11 21 (7.19%) DevOps
12 20 (6.85%) ETL
13 19 (6.51%) Web Design
14 18 (6.16%) Microservices
14 18 (6.16%) Visualisation
15 17 (5.82%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (5.48%) Line Management
16 16 (5.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 116 (39.73%) Java
2 107 (36.64%) JavaScript
3 75 (25.68%) SQL
4 46 (15.75%) C#
5 28 (9.59%) PHP
6 25 (8.56%) Scala
7 24 (8.22%) Python
8 20 (6.85%) Ruby
9 17 (5.82%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.42%) Clojure
10 10 (3.42%) VBA
11 9 (3.08%) Groovy
11 9 (3.08%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.74%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.71%) PHP 5
14 4 (1.37%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.37%) SOQL
15 3 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (1.03%) ES6
15 3 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) Degree
4 2 (0.68%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (7.19%) Docker
2 5 (1.71%) GlusterFS
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.74%) Ansible
2 7 (2.40%) Puppet
3 5 (1.71%) Kibana
3 5 (1.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.71%) logstash
4 3 (1.03%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.68%) Piwik
6 1 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 34 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.82%) Oracle
3 7 (2.40%) SAP
4 6 (2.05%) Google
4 6 (2.05%) Tableau
5 5 (1.71%) Zend
6 4 (1.37%) Adobe
6 4 (1.37%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.03%) Ensighten
8 2 (0.68%) Infoflex
8 2 (0.68%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Capita
9 1 (0.34%) IFS
9 1 (0.34%) Infor
9 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.34%) Solace
9 1 (0.34%) VMware
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