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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 139 112 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.04% 21.17% 23.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.74% 22.72% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 80 44
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £514 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
501 493 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.47% 93.19% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 325 199
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 22
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -1 105 £364 -7.61% 20
Doncaster - 7 £363 - 9
Rotherham - 2 £313 - 2
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 107 (35.20%) Java
1 107 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 89 (29.28%) SQL
4 84 (27.63%) HTML
5 79 (25.99%) CSS
6 70 (23.03%) C#
7 66 (21.71%) SQL Server
8 64 (21.05%) TDD
9 51 (16.78%) .NET
10 50 (16.45%) Git (software)
11 47 (15.46%) MVC
12 45 (14.80%) Spring
13 44 (14.47%) Web Services
13 44 (14.47%) RESTful
14 42 (13.82%) jQuery
15 41 (13.49%) Scrum
16 40 (13.16%) BDD
16 40 (13.16%) Front End Development
17 39 (12.83%) Web Development
18 38 (12.50%) PHP
19 37 (12.17%) Microsoft
20 36 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 33 (10.86%) REST
21 33 (10.86%) AngularJS
22 30 (9.87%) Node.js
22 30 (9.87%) Finance
22 30 (9.87%) T-SQL
23 29 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
23 29 (9.54%) Scala

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 14 (4.61%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.95%) CMS
3 8 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.97%) Confluence
5 6 (1.97%) Drupal
5 6 (1.97%) nginx
5 6 (1.97%) WordPress
6 5 (1.64%) Apache
6 5 (1.64%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.32%) Jetty
8 3 (0.99%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.66%) Kentico
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.22%) GitHub
2 13 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.64%) Force.com
3 5 (1.64%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) Google Play
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.30%) HTTP
2 4 (1.32%) Internet
2 4 (1.32%) Intranet
3 2 (0.66%) Network Security
3 2 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) LDAP
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (9.21%) MySQL
5 27 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (7.57%) NoSQL
7 21 (6.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (3.95%) Relational Database
10 12 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (3.62%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.64%) Redis
13 4 (1.32%) QlikView
13 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.99%) MS Access
14 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (16.45%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.92%) Subversion
3 14 (4.61%) Jenkins
4 11 (3.62%) JIRA
4 11 (3.62%) jMock
4 11 (3.62%) Mockito
4 11 (3.62%) Selenium
5 10 (3.29%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.96%) EasyMock
6 9 (2.96%) Spock
7 7 (2.30%) Maven
8 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.64%) Gradle
9 5 (1.64%) JUnit
9 5 (1.64%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.64%) TestNG
10 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.32%) MSTest
General
1 30 (9.87%) Finance
2 13 (4.28%) Advertising
3 8 (2.63%) Marketing
4 4 (1.32%) Back Office
4 4 (1.32%) Banking
4 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.63%) HTML
2 79 (25.99%) CSS
3 51 (16.78%) .NET
4 45 (14.80%) Spring
5 44 (14.47%) RESTful
5 44 (14.47%) Web Services
6 42 (13.82%) jQuery
7 33 (10.86%) AngularJS
7 33 (10.86%) REST
8 30 (9.87%) Node.js
9 28 (9.21%) Entity Framework
10 25 (8.22%) Laravel
11 24 (7.89%) .NET Framework
11 24 (7.89%) HTML5
12 21 (6.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (6.58%) Backbone.js
13 20 (6.58%) Hibernate
14 19 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
15 17 (5.59%) React
15 17 (5.59%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.92%) Visualisation
2 15 (4.93%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.96%) User Experience
4 7 (2.30%) NHS
5 5 (1.64%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.32%) RIA
7 3 (0.99%) Fintech
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Blog
8 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.24%) Linux
2 13 (4.28%) Unix
3 9 (2.96%) Mac OS X
3 9 (2.96%) Windows
4 5 (1.64%) CentOS
5 2 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (35.20%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (21.05%) TDD
3 47 (15.46%) MVC
4 41 (13.49%) Scrum
5 40 (13.16%) BDD
5 40 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 39 (12.83%) Web Development
7 26 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (8.22%) ETL
9 24 (7.89%) OO
10 18 (5.92%) DevOps
10 18 (5.92%) Unit Testing
11 17 (5.59%) Microservices
12 15 (4.93%) OOP
13 14 (4.61%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
13 14 (4.61%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (4.28%) CRM
14 13 (4.28%) Open Source
15 11 (3.62%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 107 (35.20%) Java
2 106 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 89 (29.28%) SQL
4 70 (23.03%) C#
5 38 (12.50%) PHP
6 30 (9.87%) T-SQL
7 29 (9.54%) Scala
8 18 (5.92%) Python
9 13 (4.28%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.28%) VBA
10 12 (3.95%) Clojure
10 12 (3.95%) Groovy
10 12 (3.95%) Ruby
11 7 (2.30%) PHP 5
11 7 (2.30%) VB
12 6 (1.97%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.64%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.64%) SOQL
14 2 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 26 (8.55%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.97%) Degree
4 4 (1.32%) MCSA
4 4 (1.32%) MCSE
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.66%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (6.25%) Docker
2 5 (1.64%) GlusterFS
3 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.63%) Ansible
2 7 (2.30%) Puppet
3 5 (1.64%) Kibana
3 5 (1.64%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.64%) logstash
4 3 (0.99%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.66%) Piwik
6 1 (0.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 37 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.61%) Oracle
3 7 (2.30%) SAP
4 6 (1.97%) Google
4 6 (1.97%) Zend
5 5 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.32%) Adobe
7 3 (0.99%) Ensighten
7 3 (0.99%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.66%) Tableau
8 2 (0.66%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.33%) Capita
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco
9 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.33%) F5
9 1 (0.33%) IFS
9 1 (0.33%) Infor
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) VMware
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