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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 128 84 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.12% 24.63% 21.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.83% 25.77% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 51 37
Average daily rate £345 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
460 326 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.88% 95.60% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 205 181
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.76 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.15% +37.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.55 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 109 £350 +6.87% 37
Barnsley +3 1 - - 3
Doncaster -6 1 £313 -10.71% 8
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 83 (37.56%) JavaScript
2 80 (36.20%) HTML
3 76 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (33.03%) CSS
5 64 (28.96%) .NET
6 63 (28.51%) SQL
7 55 (24.89%) Java
7 55 (24.89%) SQL Server
8 47 (21.27%) C#
9 46 (20.81%) TDD
10 43 (19.46%) MVC
11 34 (15.38%) HTML5
12 33 (14.93%) Microsoft
13 32 (14.48%) Oracle
14 31 (14.03%) ASP.NET
15 29 (13.12%) Git (software)
16 28 (12.67%) BDD
16 28 (12.67%) jQuery
17 27 (12.22%) Unix
18 26 (11.76%) PHP
19 25 (11.31%) Web Development
19 25 (11.31%) MongoDB
20 24 (10.86%) AngularJS
21 23 (10.41%) CSS3
22 22 (9.95%) Maven
22 22 (9.95%) ETL
22 22 (9.95%) CRM
23 21 (9.50%) Linux
23 21 (9.50%) Scrum
23 21 (9.50%) Node.js

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (9.50%) Node.js
2 20 (9.05%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.69%) CMS
4 15 (6.79%) Apache
5 12 (5.43%) IIS
5 12 (5.43%) SAS
6 11 (4.98%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.71%) nginx
8 5 (2.26%) Drupal
9 4 (1.81%) JBoss
10 3 (1.36%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.90%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.45%) CICS
12 1 (0.45%) Confluence
12 1 (0.45%) Liferay
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) BigMachines
2 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Heroku
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.90%) GitHub
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.98%) HTTP
1 11 (4.98%) Internet
2 8 (3.62%) SSL
3 6 (2.71%) DNS
4 4 (1.81%) Extranet
4 4 (1.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.31%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.05%) MySQL
4 18 (8.14%) Oracle Database
5 14 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.43%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (4.07%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (2.26%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.81%) GIS
12 4 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.81%) Jackrabbit
12 4 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 29 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.95%) Maven
3 18 (8.14%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.07%) Mockito
4 9 (4.07%) PHPUnit
4 9 (4.07%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.62%) Subversion
6 7 (3.17%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.17%) NUnit
7 6 (2.71%) ERwin
8 5 (2.26%) Artifactory
8 5 (2.26%) GitLab
9 4 (1.81%) JIRA
9 4 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.36%) Liquibase
10 3 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.90%) Moq
11 2 (0.90%) RSpec
11 2 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (6.33%) Finance
2 7 (3.17%) Banking
2 7 (3.17%) Local Government
3 4 (1.81%) Advertising
3 4 (1.81%) Billing
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
4 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (36.20%) HTML
2 73 (33.03%) CSS
3 64 (28.96%) .NET
4 34 (15.38%) HTML5
5 31 (14.03%) ASP.NET
6 28 (12.67%) jQuery
7 24 (10.86%) AngularJS
8 23 (10.41%) CSS3
9 19 (8.60%) .NET Framework
10 18 (8.14%) Web Services
11 17 (7.69%) REST
12 16 (7.24%) SOAP
13 15 (6.79%) RESTful
14 14 (6.33%) Hibernate
14 14 (6.33%) Spring
15 13 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (5.43%) Ruby on Rails
16 12 (5.43%) XML
17 7 (3.17%) J2EE
17 7 (3.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.07%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.62%) User Experience
4 7 (3.17%) NHS
5 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.26%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.90%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.90%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.90%) Telematics
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) iSeries
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.22%) Unix
2 21 (9.50%) Linux
3 13 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.71%) Android
6 5 (2.26%) CentOS
6 5 (2.26%) Windows
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.81%) TDD
3 43 (19.46%) MVC
4 28 (12.67%) BDD
5 25 (11.31%) Web Development
6 22 (9.95%) CRM
6 22 (9.95%) ETL
7 21 (9.50%) Scrum
8 17 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.69%) OO
9 13 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (5.43%) Front End Development
11 11 (4.98%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.52%) Data Modelling
12 10 (4.52%) Data Protection
13 9 (4.07%) Analytics
14 8 (3.62%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.62%) Content Management
14 8 (3.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.56%) JavaScript
2 63 (28.51%) SQL
3 55 (24.89%) Java
4 47 (21.27%) C#
5 26 (11.76%) PHP
6 17 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.24%) C++
7 16 (7.24%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.79%) Ruby
9 11 (4.98%) Scala
10 8 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.71%) PHP 5
12 5 (2.26%) Perl
13 4 (1.81%) Go
13 4 (1.81%) Python
13 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.90%) C
14 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.26%) WCAG
3 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.45%) KVM
2 1 (0.45%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) Puppet
2 5 (2.26%) Nagios
2 5 (2.26%) Opsview
3 4 (1.81%) Control-M
4 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.90%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.45%) Ansible
5 1 (0.45%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.45%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 33 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.48%) Oracle
3 14 (6.33%) Informatica
4 6 (2.71%) Tableau
4 6 (2.71%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.81%) Ab Initio
5 4 (1.81%) NetCracker
6 3 (1.36%) BMC
6 3 (1.36%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.36%) VMware
7 2 (0.90%) Ektron
7 2 (0.90%) Percona
7 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.90%) Siebel
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
8 1 (0.45%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.45%) IBM
8 1 (0.45%) Intalio
8 1 (0.45%) Platfora
8 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
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