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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 71 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.45% 19.66% 28.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.82% 21.15% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 31
Average daily rate £288 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
341 331 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.42% 92.98% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 194 124
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £24.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 47 £275 -10.56% 23
Doncaster 0 6 £313 +13.63% 2
Barnsley +2 4 £400 - 1
Rotherham +10 1 - - 4
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 70 (45.16%) .NET
2 64 (41.29%) SQL Server
3 63 (40.65%) C#
4 57 (36.77%) JavaScript
5 51 (32.90%) HTML
6 50 (32.26%) CSS
7 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
8 40 (25.81%) SQL
9 39 (25.16%) ASP.NET
10 32 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (20.00%) jQuery
11 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (19.35%) MVC
13 29 (18.71%) Web Services
14 23 (14.84%) SOAP
14 23 (14.84%) HTML5
15 20 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (12.90%) TDD
16 19 (12.26%) MySQL
16 19 (12.26%) Oracle
17 18 (11.61%) Java
17 18 (11.61%) .NET Framework
18 17 (10.97%) PHP
19 16 (10.32%) CRM
19 16 (10.32%) REST
20 15 (9.68%) CSS3
21 14 (9.03%) Hibernate
21 14 (9.03%) Finance
21 14 (9.03%) XML
21 14 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (7.10%) CMS
2 9 (5.81%) WordPress
2 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.94%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.94%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.94%) IIS
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Node.js
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.65%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.58%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) X.509
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (41.29%) SQL Server
2 32 (20.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (12.26%) MySQL
5 14 (9.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.94%) UniData
11 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (1.29%) DTS
12 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Maven
1 7 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.58%) NUnit
5 3 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (1.94%) Moq
5 3 (1.94%) Subversion
5 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.94%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.29%) Ant
6 2 (1.29%) JUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.65%) Expression Web
7 1 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.65%) Mockito
7 1 (0.65%) Hudson
7 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (9.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Back Office
3 3 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (1.29%) Automotive
4 2 (1.29%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
5 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (45.16%) .NET
2 51 (32.90%) HTML
3 50 (32.26%) CSS
4 39 (25.16%) ASP.NET
5 31 (20.00%) jQuery
6 29 (18.71%) Web Services
7 23 (14.84%) SOAP
7 23 (14.84%) HTML5
8 18 (11.61%) .NET Framework
9 16 (10.32%) REST
10 15 (9.68%) CSS3
11 14 (9.03%) Hibernate
11 14 (9.03%) XML
11 14 (9.03%) Spring
12 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (6.45%) Ajax
15 9 (5.81%) LAMP
15 9 (5.81%) J2EE
15 9 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (1.29%) Replication
2 2 (1.29%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.65%) Informatics
3 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
3 1 (0.65%) Clustering
3 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.87%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) UNIX
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.35%) MVC
3 20 (12.90%) TDD
4 16 (10.32%) CRM
5 11 (7.10%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (7.10%) Test Scripting
5 11 (7.10%) Project Management
6 10 (6.45%) SOA
7 9 (5.81%) Software Engineering
7 9 (5.81%) Scrum
7 9 (5.81%) BDD
8 8 (5.16%) Automation Testing
8 8 (5.16%) Web Application Development
8 8 (5.16%) OO
9 6 (3.87%) Web Development
9 6 (3.87%) Unit Testing
9 6 (3.87%) Waterfall
9 6 (3.87%) JVM Tuning
10 5 (3.23%) Usability Testing
10 5 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 63 (40.65%) C#
2 57 (36.77%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.81%) SQL
4 18 (11.61%) Java
5 17 (10.97%) PHP
6 9 (5.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.23%) VB
8 5 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.94%) VB6
9 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.94%) VBA
10 2 (1.29%) C
11 1 (0.65%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) X++
11 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.65%) VBScript
11 1 (0.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) Control-M
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.26%) Oracle
3 8 (5.16%) Siebel
3 8 (5.16%) JBoss
3 8 (5.16%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.87%) Twitter
5 4 (2.58%) Lagan
6 3 (1.94%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.29%) IBM
7 2 (1.29%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.29%) Adobe
7 2 (1.29%) Sun
7 2 (1.29%) BMC
7 2 (1.29%) Zend
8 1 (0.65%) Talend
8 1 (0.65%) Ektron
8 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.65%) Axway
8 1 (0.65%) Lotus
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Posted: 4 days ago