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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 86 62 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.57% 20.06% 16.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.57% 21.31% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 30 30
Average daily rate
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£330 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £397 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
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
381 291 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 91.15% 94.17% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 166 171
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 37
Average hourly rate £12.98 £20.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.10% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.45 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +1 61 £339 -6.55% 35
Doncaster +2 7 £363 +70.58% 6
Rotherham - 3 £350 - 13
Barnsley -4 1 £275 - 5
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 75 (39.89%) SQL
2 54 (28.72%) .NET
3 49 (26.06%) SQL Server
3 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 40 (21.28%) C#
6 38 (20.21%) Java
7 36 (19.15%) Finance
7 36 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (18.62%) Oracle
8 35 (18.62%) HTML
9 32 (17.02%) CSS
10 31 (16.49%) PL/SQL
11 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET
12 25 (13.30%) Microsoft
12 25 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (12.23%) Unit Testing
14 22 (11.70%) MVC
14 22 (11.70%) ETL
14 22 (11.70%) T-SQL
14 22 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
15 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (9.57%) MS Excel
16 18 (9.57%) Oracle APEX
17 17 (9.04%) Web Services
17 17 (9.04%) NHS
17 17 (9.04%) Oracle ODI
18 16 (8.51%) NoSQL
18 16 (8.51%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.66%) Node.js
3 5 (2.66%) SAS
4 4 (2.13%) Drupal
4 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.60%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.60%) WordPress
6 2 (1.06%) Confluence
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) CICS
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.53%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.66%) BASE24
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) ATM
2 2 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 36 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (9.04%) Oracle ODI
6 16 (8.51%) NoSQL
7 14 (7.45%) Oracle Database
8 13 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
10 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.19%) MySQL
11 5 (2.66%) DB2
11 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.60%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 18 (9.57%) Oracle APEX
2 14 (7.45%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.79%) ERwin
4 6 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.66%) JUnit
6 4 (2.13%) Maven
6 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.60%) JIRA
8 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.06%) Build Forge
8 2 (1.06%) StarTeam
8 2 (1.06%) NUnit
8 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.53%) Toad
9 1 (0.53%) Xcode
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 36 (19.15%) Finance
2 8 (4.26%) Retail
3 7 (3.72%) Banking
4 6 (3.19%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.13%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (28.72%) .NET
2 35 (18.62%) HTML
3 32 (17.02%) CSS
4 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.04%) Web Services
6 16 (8.51%) WCF
7 15 (7.98%) WPF
8 14 (7.45%) jQuery
8 14 (7.45%) HTML5
8 14 (7.45%) REST
9 11 (5.85%) CSS3
9 11 (5.85%) .NET Framework
9 11 (5.85%) SOAP
10 9 (4.79%) XML
10 9 (4.79%) Middleware
10 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.26%) Spring
11 8 (4.26%) RESTful
12 7 (3.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.04%) NHS
2 8 (4.26%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.13%) Reference Data
3 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.13%) Mobile Games
3 4 (2.13%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.60%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.06%) Social Media
6 1 (0.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Informatics
6 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.72%) Linux
2 5 (2.66%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.23%) Unit Testing
3 22 (11.70%) ETL
3 22 (11.70%) MVC
4 19 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.11%) Data Modelling
5 16 (8.51%) TDD
6 14 (7.45%) Data Analysis
6 14 (7.45%) Software Engineering
6 14 (7.45%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (6.91%) Scrum
7 13 (6.91%) OO
8 9 (4.79%) CRM
8 9 (4.79%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (4.79%) SDLC
9 8 (4.26%) Test Scripting
10 7 (3.72%) Inmon Methodology
10 7 (3.72%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.19%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 75 (39.89%) SQL
2 44 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 40 (21.28%) C#
4 38 (20.21%) Java
5 31 (16.49%) PL/SQL
6 22 (11.70%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.98%) PHP
8 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.60%) Go
9 3 (1.60%) C++
9 3 (1.60%) VB
10 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.06%) VBA
10 2 (1.06%) Python
10 2 (1.06%) COBOL
10 2 (1.06%) C
10 2 (1.06%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.53%) Scala
11 1 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.66%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) GMP
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.06%) Control-M
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (18.62%) Oracle
2 25 (13.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.79%) Informatica
4 7 (3.72%) Ab Initio
5 3 (1.60%) Zend
5 3 (1.60%) Percona
6 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.06%) Adobe
7 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Cognos
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) MKS
7 1 (0.53%) Teradata
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
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