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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 61 59 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.65% 16.30% 32.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.74% 17.82% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 36 69
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£300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £353 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
309 331 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.50% 91.44% 91.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 201 151
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 28
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £13.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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
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 20 August 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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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 37 £350 +11.11% 48
Barnsley - 4 £300 - 5
Doncaster -2 1 £213 -34.61% 7
Rotherham - - - - 2
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 55 (40.44%) .NET
2 50 (36.76%) HTML
3 48 (35.29%) C#
4 47 (34.56%) SQL Server
5 43 (31.62%) CSS
6 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
7 36 (26.47%) MVC
8 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET
9 29 (21.32%) jQuery
10 27 (19.85%) SQL
10 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
11 23 (16.91%) PHP
12 21 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (15.44%) TDD
13 19 (13.97%) Java
14 18 (13.24%) Hibernate
14 18 (13.24%) HTML5
15 17 (12.50%) Spring
15 17 (12.50%) Finance
16 15 (11.03%) .NET Framework
17 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (10.29%) CSS3
17 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (9.56%) VB.NET
19 12 (8.82%) Oracle
19 12 (8.82%) Spring MVC
20 11 (8.09%) WordPress
20 11 (8.09%) Relational Database
21 10 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 10 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (8.09%) WordPress
2 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.94%) CMS
4 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.47%) Apache
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.47%) Drupal
5 2 (1.47%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Liferay
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) Jetty
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.47%) osCommerce
2 2 (1.47%) Magento
2 2 (1.47%) Zen Cart
3 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (34.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (8.09%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.35%) MySQL
6 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.74%) Redis
11 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Eclipse
1 9 (6.62%) Maven
2 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.47%) JUnit
5 2 (1.47%) NUnit
5 2 (1.47%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Toad
6 1 (0.74%) Ant
6 1 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.74%) Moq
6 1 (0.74%) Mockito
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) Trac
6 1 (0.74%) Grunt
6 1 (0.74%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.74%) MorphX
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (5.15%) Banking
3 2 (1.47%) Retail
3 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (40.44%) .NET
2 50 (36.76%) HTML
3 43 (31.62%) CSS
4 31 (22.79%) ASP.NET
5 29 (21.32%) jQuery
6 18 (13.24%) HTML5
6 18 (13.24%) Hibernate
7 17 (12.50%) Spring
8 15 (11.03%) .NET Framework
9 14 (10.29%) CSS3
10 12 (8.82%) Spring MVC
11 10 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (6.62%) WCF
12 9 (6.62%) Java EE
12 9 (6.62%) Ajax
13 8 (5.88%) Silverlight
13 8 (5.88%) Web Services
14 7 (5.15%) XML
14 7 (5.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.68%) E-Learning
2 2 (1.47%) W3C
2 2 (1.47%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.74%) iPhone
3 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.74%) iPad
3 1 (0.74%) DTV
3 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) UNIX
1 6 (4.41%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.74%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) MVC
2 21 (15.44%) TDD
3 14 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.62%) Release Management
5 8 (5.88%) Web Application Development
6 7 (5.15%) ETL
7 6 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.68%) Data Modelling
8 5 (3.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (2.94%) OO
9 4 (2.94%) CRM
9 4 (2.94%) Scrum
10 3 (2.21%) Migration
10 3 (2.21%) Data Management
10 3 (2.21%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.21%) Web Development
10 3 (2.21%) OOP
10 3 (2.21%) ERP
10 3 (2.21%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.29%) C#
2 41 (30.15%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.85%) SQL
4 23 (16.91%) PHP
5 19 (13.97%) Java
6 13 (9.56%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.21%) VBA
9 2 (1.47%) Python
9 2 (1.47%) VB6
9 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.47%) VB
9 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.47%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.74%) X++
10 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) Control-M
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.82%) Oracle
3 9 (6.62%) Twitter
4 6 (4.41%) Ab Initio
5 4 (2.94%) Adobe
5 4 (2.94%) BMC
6 3 (2.21%) Zend
7 2 (1.47%) SAP
7 2 (1.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.74%) Informatica
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.74%) Talend
8 1 (0.74%) Xamarin
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