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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 67 74 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.31% 18.97% 36.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.65% 20.90% 39.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 81
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£308 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £385 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £32.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% +132.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
341 354 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.17% 90.77% 91.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 218 153
Average daily rate £330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +55.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 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
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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 +2 44 £318 +0.79% 53
Barnsley - 4 £300 - 4
Doncaster -5 3 £325 +23.80% 5
Rotherham - - - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 54 (37.24%) .NET
2 47 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 47 (32.41%) C#
3 43 (29.66%) HTML
4 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 38 (26.21%) SQL
6 36 (24.83%) ASP.NET
6 36 (24.83%) CSS
6 36 (24.83%) MVC
7 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (16.55%) TDD
8 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
9 23 (15.86%) PHP
10 22 (15.17%) Java
10 22 (15.17%) Finance
10 22 (15.17%) jQuery
11 20 (13.79%) Spring
11 20 (13.79%) Hibernate
12 17 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (11.03%) Spring MVC
14 13 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (8.97%) VB.NET
14 13 (8.97%) Oracle
15 12 (8.28%) Web Services
15 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
16 11 (7.59%) Banking
16 11 (7.59%) WCF
16 11 (7.59%) WordPress
16 11 (7.59%) ETL
16 11 (7.59%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.59%) WordPress
2 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.07%) CMS
3 3 (2.07%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.38%) Apache
4 2 (1.38%) Drupal
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.69%) Jetty
5 1 (0.69%) Liferay
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.69%) IIS
5 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.69%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.38%) Zen Cart
2 2 (1.38%) osCommerce
2 2 (1.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.28%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.59%) MySQL
6 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.76%) QlikView
11 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.69%) SQLite
12 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Maven
2 8 (5.52%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.52%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) MorphX
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Toad
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.69%) Ant
4 1 (0.69%) Trac
4 1 (0.69%) Grunt
4 1 (0.69%) Gradle
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (15.17%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Banking
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.38%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Electronics
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.24%) .NET
2 43 (29.66%) HTML
3 36 (24.83%) ASP.NET
3 36 (24.83%) CSS
4 22 (15.17%) jQuery
5 20 (13.79%) Spring
5 20 (13.79%) Hibernate
6 16 (11.03%) Spring MVC
7 12 (8.28%) Web Services
8 11 (7.59%) WCF
9 10 (6.90%) HTML5
9 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 9 (6.21%) Java EE
10 9 (6.21%) Ajax
10 9 (6.21%) Silverlight
10 9 (6.21%) XML
10 9 (6.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (5.52%) J2EE
12 7 (4.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (4.83%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.76%) User Experience
2 4 (2.76%) E-Learning
3 2 (1.38%) NHS
3 2 (1.38%) W3C
3 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.69%) iPhone
4 1 (0.69%) iPad
4 1 (0.69%) DTV
4 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.90%) UNIX
2 7 (4.83%) Windows
3 5 (3.45%) Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.83%) MVC
2 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (16.55%) TDD
4 11 (7.59%) ETL
5 9 (6.21%) Release Management
6 8 (5.52%) BDD
7 7 (4.83%) Scrum
8 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.14%) Web Development
8 6 (4.14%) Data Management
9 5 (3.45%) Data Modelling
10 4 (2.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.76%) CRM
11 3 (2.07%) ERP
11 3 (2.07%) OOP
11 3 (2.07%) SOA
11 3 (2.07%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.38%) Web Application Development
12 2 (1.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.41%) C#
2 40 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.21%) SQL
4 23 (15.86%) PHP
5 22 (15.17%) Java
6 13 (8.97%) VB.NET
7 9 (6.21%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.07%) X++
9 3 (2.07%) VBA
9 3 (2.07%) VB
10 2 (1.38%) C++
10 2 (1.38%) Python
10 2 (1.38%) VB6
11 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Control-M
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.97%) Oracle
3 9 (6.21%) Ab Initio
4 8 (5.52%) Twitter
5 4 (2.76%) BMC
6 3 (2.07%) Zend
6 3 (2.07%) Adobe
6 3 (2.07%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.38%) SAP
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Xamarin
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