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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 105 103 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.19% 23.57% 25.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.80% 24.94% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 69 51
Median daily rate £375 £330 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.06%
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
407 413 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.78% 94.51% 98.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 241 183
Median daily rate £413 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 33
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.46 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.16% -32.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 95 £375 +11.11% 24
Doncaster +2 6 £296 -18.27% 3
Rotherham +2 1 £375 +7.14% 8
Barnsley -1 1 - - 3
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 112 (46.47%) JavaScript
2 79 (32.78%) HTML
3 73 (30.29%) CSS
4 70 (29.05%) C#
5 66 (27.39%) .NET
6 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (22.82%) MVC
8 54 (22.41%) Java
9 53 (21.99%) SQL
10 45 (18.67%) SQL Server
11 43 (17.84%) PHP
12 41 (17.01%) Microsoft
12 41 (17.01%) Web Development
13 36 (14.94%) jQuery
14 34 (14.11%) Git (software)
15 33 (13.69%) Linux
15 33 (13.69%) CRM
16 32 (13.28%) Web Services
16 32 (13.28%) RESTful
17 31 (12.86%) TDD
18 30 (12.45%) MySQL
19 29 (12.03%) Dynamics CRM
20 28 (11.62%) AngularJS
21 27 (11.20%) ASP.NET
21 27 (11.20%) Unix
22 26 (10.79%) Scrum
23 25 (10.37%) Laravel
24 24 (9.96%) HTML5
24 24 (9.96%) BDD
24 24 (9.96%) Spring

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 (5.81%) CMS
2 13 (5.39%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.15%) IIS
4 7 (2.90%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.49%) Apache
5 6 (2.49%) SAS
5 6 (2.49%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.07%) Drupal
6 5 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.66%) Confluence
8 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.41%) Liferay
9 1 (0.41%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.41%) Mule
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (12.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.66%) Magento
3 2 (0.83%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.83%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.41%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.41%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.15%) GitHub
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.32%) SSL
2 6 (2.49%) DNS
3 5 (2.07%) Internet
4 4 (1.66%) Extranet
4 4 (1.66%) Intranet
5 3 (1.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.45%) MySQL
3 23 (9.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (7.88%) MongoDB
4 19 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (6.64%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (3.73%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.49%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.07%) QlikView
11 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.24%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.24%) Power BI
12 3 (1.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (14.11%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.05%) Maven
3 12 (4.98%) Subversion
4 11 (4.56%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.15%) Mockito
6 8 (3.32%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.90%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.90%) Gradle
7 7 (2.90%) JUnit
7 7 (2.90%) PHPUnit
8 6 (2.49%) Ant
8 6 (2.49%) JIRA
8 6 (2.49%) jMock
8 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (2.49%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.07%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.07%) Selenium
9 5 (2.07%) Spock
10 4 (1.66%) EasyMock
11 3 (1.24%) IntelliJ
General
1 23 (9.54%) Finance
2 8 (3.32%) Banking
3 6 (2.49%) Advertising
3 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.07%) Marketing
5 4 (1.66%) Retail
6 3 (1.24%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (32.78%) HTML
2 73 (30.29%) CSS
3 66 (27.39%) .NET
4 36 (14.94%) jQuery
5 32 (13.28%) RESTful
5 32 (13.28%) Web Services
6 28 (11.62%) AngularJS
7 27 (11.20%) ASP.NET
8 25 (10.37%) Laravel
9 24 (9.96%) HTML5
9 24 (9.96%) Spring
10 21 (8.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (7.88%) XML
12 18 (7.47%) JSON
12 18 (7.47%) REST
12 18 (7.47%) SOAP
12 18 (7.47%) Symfony
13 17 (7.05%) .NET Framework
14 15 (6.22%) CSS3
14 15 (6.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.39%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.49%) NHS
3 6 (2.49%) User Experience
4 4 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.83%) Fintech
6 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.83%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) FMCG
7 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.69%) Linux
2 27 (11.20%) Unix
3 7 (2.90%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.49%) Windows
5 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.83%) Android
6 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.82%) MVC
3 41 (17.01%) Web Development
4 33 (13.69%) CRM
5 31 (12.86%) TDD
6 26 (10.79%) Scrum
7 24 (9.96%) BDD
8 21 (8.71%) OO
9 20 (8.30%) Unit Testing
10 19 (7.88%) Front End Development
11 15 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (5.39%) ETL
13 12 (4.98%) OOP
13 12 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (4.56%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (4.15%) Database Tuning
16 9 (3.73%) Data Modelling
16 9 (3.73%) Release Management
17 7 (2.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 112 (46.47%) JavaScript
2 70 (29.05%) C#
3 54 (22.41%) Java
4 53 (21.99%) SQL
5 43 (17.84%) PHP
6 13 (5.39%) Scala
7 12 (4.98%) Groovy
8 11 (4.56%) Python
8 11 (4.56%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.15%) VBA
10 9 (3.73%) Ruby
11 8 (3.32%) Clojure
12 7 (2.90%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.90%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.07%) C
14 3 (1.24%) C++
14 3 (1.24%) Jython
14 3 (1.24%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (6.22%) Degree
2 12 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.41%) MCSA
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.83%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) WCAG
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (4.15%) Control-M
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.81%) Oracle
3 5 (2.07%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.66%) Ab Initio
4 4 (1.66%) SAP
4 4 (1.66%) Tableau
5 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.83%) BMC
6 2 (0.83%) Cognos
6 2 (0.83%) Ektron
6 2 (0.83%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.83%) Siebel
6 2 (0.83%) Sybase
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe
7 1 (0.41%) Progress
7 1 (0.41%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.41%) Zend
South Yorkshire
eCom Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago