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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 92 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.66% 18.89% 17.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.93% 20.12% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 34 39
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £211 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £395 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
486 338 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.28% 93.89% 91.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 206 211
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 39
Average hourly rate £13.94 £15.39 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% -44.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 September 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 September 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 73 £375 +11.11% 31
Doncaster +2 4 £248 +4.21% 10
Barnsley -2 3 £88 -70.83% 6
Rotherham - 2 £350 - 7
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 67 (35.45%) SQL
2 54 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
4 52 (27.51%) .NET
5 50 (26.46%) JavaScript
6 40 (21.16%) HTML
7 39 (20.63%) Java
8 36 (19.05%) Oracle
9 35 (18.52%) CSS
10 33 (17.46%) C#
11 32 (16.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (15.34%) Microsoft
12 29 (15.34%) Finance
13 27 (14.29%) PL/SQL
14 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
15 24 (12.70%) MVC
15 24 (12.70%) ETL
15 24 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (11.64%) Unit Testing
17 21 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (11.11%) HTML5
18 19 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (10.05%) T-SQL
19 18 (9.52%) WCF
20 17 (8.99%) MS Excel
20 17 (8.99%) Data Modelling
20 17 (8.99%) NHS
21 16 (8.47%) PHP
21 16 (8.47%) Informatica
22 15 (7.94%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.70%) Node.js
3 6 (3.17%) SAS
3 6 (3.17%) Drupal
4 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.65%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.59%) WordPress
5 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.59%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.06%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Moodle
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.65%) BASE24
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) ATM
1 6 (3.17%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) SSH
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.53%) SSL
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (12.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
6 13 (6.88%) Oracle Database
7 12 (6.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.76%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.65%) MySQL
11 5 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.65%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.59%) DB2
13 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.06%) Base SAS
13 2 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 2 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.76%) ERwin
4 5 (2.65%) JUnit
4 5 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.59%) JIRA
6 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.06%) Maven
6 2 (1.06%) StarTeam
6 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.06%) Build Forge
7 1 (0.53%) Mockito
7 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) Xcode
7 1 (0.53%) NUnit
General
1 29 (15.34%) Finance
2 6 (3.17%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.65%) Retail
4 4 (2.12%) Games
5 3 (1.59%) Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.51%) .NET
2 40 (21.16%) HTML
3 35 (18.52%) CSS
4 25 (13.23%) ASP.NET
5 21 (11.11%) HTML5
6 18 (9.52%) WCF
7 15 (7.94%) WPF
7 15 (7.94%) jQuery
7 15 (7.94%) CSS3
8 14 (7.41%) Web Services
9 13 (6.88%) REST
10 11 (5.82%) .NET Framework
10 11 (5.82%) SOAP
11 10 (5.29%) RESTful
12 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (4.76%) Entity Framework
12 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (4.23%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) NHS
2 7 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.12%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.12%) Mobile Games
3 4 (2.12%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.59%) User Experience
4 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.06%) Social Media
5 2 (1.06%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.06%) GIS
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Informatics
6 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.70%) Linux
2 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.12%) UNIX
4 3 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.70%) ETL
2 24 (12.70%) MVC
3 22 (11.64%) Unit Testing
4 21 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (8.99%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 13 (6.88%) Data Analysis
7 13 (6.88%) TDD
8 12 (6.35%) OO
9 11 (5.82%) CRM
9 11 (5.82%) Scrum
10 10 (5.29%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.23%) Test Scripting
13 6 (3.17%) Migration
13 6 (3.17%) MVVM
13 6 (3.17%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.45%) SQL
2 50 (26.46%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.63%) Java
4 33 (17.46%) C#
5 27 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 19 (10.05%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.47%) PHP
8 9 (4.76%) C++
9 5 (2.65%) Go
10 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.59%) Python
12 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.06%) VB
12 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.06%) C
13 1 (0.53%) COBOL
13 1 (0.53%) RPG
13 1 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) GMP
1 2 (1.06%) QA
1 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.65%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.06%) Control-M
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (19.05%) Oracle
2 29 (15.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.47%) Informatica
4 5 (2.65%) Percona
5 4 (2.12%) Tableau
5 4 (2.12%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.06%) Adobe
6 2 (1.06%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.06%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.53%) MKS
7 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
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