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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 99 72 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.50% 23.45% 17.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.47% 24.49% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £387 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
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
374 294 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 92.57% 95.77% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 171 152
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 41
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.69 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.34% -46.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £11.85 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £30.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -1 61 £330 +1.53% 32
Doncaster +4 14 £363 +70.58% 4
Rotherham - 3 £350 - 6
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (42.50%) SQL
2 59 (29.50%) SQL Server
3 57 (28.50%) .NET
4 49 (24.50%) C#
5 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (21.00%) Oracle
7 41 (20.50%) Java
7 41 (20.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 40 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 40 (20.00%) Finance
9 37 (18.50%) HTML
10 35 (17.50%) PL/SQL
11 31 (15.50%) CSS
11 31 (15.50%) Microsoft
12 30 (15.00%) ASP.NET
13 29 (14.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (12.00%) T-SQL
15 24 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (12.00%) ETL
16 23 (11.50%) MVC
16 23 (11.50%) Web Services
16 23 (11.50%) Unit Testing
17 21 (10.50%) MS Excel
18 19 (9.50%) NHS
19 18 (9.00%) Data Modelling
19 18 (9.00%) Oracle APEX
19 18 (9.00%) NoSQL
20 17 (8.50%) Oracle ODI
20 17 (8.50%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.50%) SAS
4 5 (2.50%) IIS
5 4 (2.00%) CMS400.NET
5 4 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.50%) CMS
6 3 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.00%) Jetty
7 2 (1.00%) Confluence
7 2 (1.00%) WordPress
7 2 (1.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) CICS
8 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 21 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.50%) BASE24
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.50%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) ATM
2 5 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (29.50%) SQL Server
2 41 (20.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (14.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (9.00%) NoSQL
6 17 (8.50%) Oracle ODI
7 15 (7.50%) Oracle Database
8 14 (7.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (3.00%) MySQL
13 6 (3.00%) DB2
13 6 (3.00%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.50%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.50%) CouchDB
14 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
15 2 (1.00%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (7.00%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.50%) ERwin
4 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.00%) JUnit
6 4 (2.00%) Subversion
6 4 (2.00%) Maven
7 3 (1.50%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.50%) Ant
7 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.00%) NUnit
8 2 (1.00%) JIRA
8 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.50%) gulp
9 1 (0.50%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.50%) Grunt
9 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 40 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (4.50%) Retail
3 8 (4.00%) Banking
4 6 (3.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.50%) .NET
2 37 (18.50%) HTML
3 31 (15.50%) CSS
4 30 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (11.50%) Web Services
6 15 (7.50%) WCF
7 14 (7.00%) jQuery
7 14 (7.00%) HTML5
8 13 (6.50%) REST
8 13 (6.50%) WPF
9 12 (6.00%) XML
10 11 (5.50%) Middleware
10 11 (5.50%) Spring
10 11 (5.50%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.50%) SOAP
12 8 (4.00%) CSS3
12 8 (4.00%) RESTful
13 7 (3.50%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (3.00%) Entity Framework
14 6 (3.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.50%) NHS
2 9 (4.50%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.50%) Reference Data
5 4 (2.00%) Mobile Games
6 3 (1.50%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.00%) CCTV
8 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.50%) Informatics
8 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.50%) Physics
8 1 (0.50%) Life Science
8 1 (0.50%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) AS400
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.50%) Linux
2 8 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (0.50%) Windows
3 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.00%) ETL
2 24 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (11.50%) MVC
3 23 (11.50%) Unit Testing
4 18 (9.00%) Data Modelling
5 17 (8.50%) TDD
6 16 (8.00%) OO
6 16 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (7.00%) Data Analysis
7 14 (7.00%) Software Engineering
8 13 (6.50%) Scrum
9 11 (5.50%) Web Development
10 10 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (4.50%) SDLC
11 9 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.50%) CRM
12 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.00%) Test Scripting
13 7 (3.50%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.50%) SQL
2 49 (24.50%) C#
3 41 (20.50%) Java
4 40 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (17.50%) PL/SQL
6 24 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.50%) PHP
8 4 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.50%) Python
10 2 (1.00%) COBOL
10 2 (1.00%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.50%) RPG
11 1 (0.50%) Perl
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) XQuery
11 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
11 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (1.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.00%) Control-M
3 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 42 (21.00%) Oracle
2 31 (15.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.50%) Informatica
4 8 (4.00%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.50%) Ektron
6 3 (1.50%) Teradata
6 3 (1.50%) Telerik
6 3 (1.50%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.50%) Cognos
7 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.00%) Zend
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) MKS
8 1 (0.50%) Perforce
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
Doncaster
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Rate: £300 - £315 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £260 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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