The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

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
1 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 62 46 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.75% 14.84% 30.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.95% 16.20% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 54
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £224 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £350 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.00 £23.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 284 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.27% 91.61% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 175 134
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 £175 £163 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.18 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
Yorkshire

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 1 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 1 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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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 33 £369 +22.91% 48
Barnsley - 3 - - 3
Doncaster -1 1 £213 -34.61% 4
Rotherham - - - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 61 (43.57%) .NET
2 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 51 (36.43%) C#
2 51 (36.43%) HTML
3 44 (31.43%) CSS
4 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET
5 33 (23.57%) MVC
6 30 (21.43%) SQL
7 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
8 28 (20.00%) PHP
8 28 (20.00%) jQuery
9 25 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (12.86%) TDD
11 17 (12.14%) Finance
11 17 (12.14%) Hibernate
11 17 (12.14%) Java
12 16 (11.43%) VB.NET
12 16 (11.43%) HTML5
13 15 (10.71%) Spring
14 14 (10.00%) .NET Framework
14 14 (10.00%) WordPress
14 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (9.29%) CSS3
15 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (7.86%) MySQL
16 11 (7.86%) Oracle
16 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
17 10 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (7.14%) Spring MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (10.00%) WordPress
2 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.86%) Apache
3 4 (2.86%) CMS
4 3 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.43%) Drupal
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Jetty
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.71%) Liferay
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.71%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Zen Cart
2 2 (1.43%) osCommerce
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
2 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (7.86%) MySQL
4 11 (7.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.71%) QlikView
10 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.71%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Maven
1 9 (6.43%) Visual Studio
1 9 (6.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.43%) JUnit
4 2 (1.43%) Subversion
4 2 (1.43%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) MorphX
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.71%) jMock
5 1 (0.71%) Hudson
5 1 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.71%) Moq
5 1 (0.71%) Mockito
5 1 (0.71%) Toad
5 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Advertising
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (43.57%) .NET
2 51 (36.43%) HTML
3 44 (31.43%) CSS
4 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET
5 28 (20.00%) jQuery
6 17 (12.14%) Hibernate
7 16 (11.43%) HTML5
8 15 (10.71%) Spring
9 14 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 13 (9.29%) CSS3
11 10 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (7.14%) Spring MVC
12 9 (6.43%) Java EE
12 9 (6.43%) Ajax
12 9 (6.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (5.71%) Web Services
13 8 (5.71%) XML
13 8 (5.71%) WCF
13 8 (5.71%) Silverlight
14 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.57%) E-Learning
2 2 (1.43%) W3C
3 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.71%) iPhone
3 1 (0.71%) iPad
3 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.71%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
1 6 (4.29%) Linux
2 5 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.57%) MVC
2 18 (12.86%) TDD
3 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.43%) Release Management
5 8 (5.71%) Web Application Development
6 6 (4.29%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 5 (3.57%) Web Development
7 5 (3.57%) ETL
7 5 (3.57%) CRM
8 4 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (2.86%) OO
8 4 (2.86%) Data Modelling
8 4 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.86%) SEO
9 3 (2.14%) Content Management
9 3 (2.14%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.14%) Project Management
9 3 (2.14%) Scrum
9 3 (2.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (36.43%) C#
2 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 30 (21.43%) SQL
4 28 (20.00%) PHP
5 17 (12.14%) Java
6 16 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.86%) VB
7 4 (2.86%) VB6
8 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.14%) VBA
9 2 (1.43%) Python
9 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) X++
10 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.14%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) HL7
1 2 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Control-M
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 9 (6.43%) Twitter
4 4 (2.86%) Adobe
4 4 (2.86%) Ab Initio
5 3 (2.14%) Zend
5 3 (2.14%) BMC
6 2 (1.43%) JBoss
6 2 (1.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Axway
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) Informatica
7 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) Sun
7 1 (0.71%) Talend
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago