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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 72 82 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 22.29% 22.91% 20.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.45% 25.31% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 48
Average daily rate
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£325 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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
307 324 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.05% 90.50% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 137
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £29.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -2 40 £325 +6.12% 45
Doncaster +7 5 £350 +20.68% 6
Barnsley 0 1 - - 3
Rotherham -1 1 £350 +55.55% 2
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 63 (41.45%) SQL
2 53 (34.87%) C#
2 53 (34.87%) SQL Server
3 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 52 (34.21%) .NET
4 43 (28.29%) ASP.NET
5 40 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (25.66%) HTML
6 39 (25.66%) MVC
7 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (23.03%) CSS
9 33 (21.71%) Web Services
10 32 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (19.74%) jQuery
12 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
13 28 (18.42%) TDD
14 25 (16.45%) Finance
14 25 (16.45%) XML
15 20 (13.16%) Java
15 20 (13.16%) Web Development
15 20 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (12.50%) Oracle
16 19 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (11.18%) Scrum
17 17 (11.18%) T-SQL
17 17 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (10.53%) ETL
18 16 (10.53%) .NET Framework
19 14 (9.21%) Spring
20 13 (8.55%) Dynamics CRM

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 13 (8.55%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.89%) SAS
2 12 (7.89%) IIS
3 9 (5.92%) CMS
4 4 (2.63%) CMS400.NET
5 3 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.97%) Magnolia
5 3 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Jetty
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.32%) Node.js
7 1 (0.66%) Apache
7 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (8.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.66%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Office 365
1 1 (0.66%) SaaS
1 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.97%) FTP
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.32%) SMTP
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (34.87%) SQL Server
2 40 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.26%) MySQL
8 7 (4.61%) Base SAS
8 7 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 6 (3.95%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.63%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.63%) QlikView
10 4 (2.63%) DataStage
10 4 (2.63%) DB2
10 4 (2.63%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.63%) Subversion
2 4 (2.63%) Maven
2 4 (2.63%) Ant
2 4 (2.63%) JUnit
2 4 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.97%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.66%) Gradle
5 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.66%) Grunt
5 1 (0.66%) JMeter
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.66%) Selenium
5 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (16.45%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Banking
3 5 (3.29%) Back Office
4 3 (1.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Automotive
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.66%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (34.21%) .NET
2 43 (28.29%) ASP.NET
3 39 (25.66%) HTML
4 35 (23.03%) CSS
5 33 (21.71%) Web Services
6 30 (19.74%) jQuery
7 25 (16.45%) XML
8 16 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 14 (9.21%) Spring
10 13 (8.55%) Ajax
11 11 (7.24%) WCF
11 11 (7.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (6.58%) Spring MVC
12 10 (6.58%) J2EE
12 10 (6.58%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.92%) HTML5
14 8 (5.26%) RESTful
14 8 (5.26%) WPF
14 8 (5.26%) Silverlight
15 7 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (5.26%) NHS
2 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.32%) CCTV
3 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.66%) User Experience
4 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.66%) W3C
4 1 (0.66%) DTV
4 1 (0.66%) Ontologies
4 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.66%) Informatics
4 1 (0.66%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.66%) Life Science
4 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.66%) Open Source
4 1 (0.66%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.55%) UNIX
2 12 (7.89%) Linux
3 6 (3.95%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) AIX
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.66%) MVC
2 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.42%) TDD
4 20 (13.16%) Web Development
5 19 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (11.18%) Scrum
7 16 (10.53%) ETL
8 13 (8.55%) CRM
8 13 (8.55%) BDD
9 12 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.58%) Data Management
11 8 (5.26%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.61%) OO
12 7 (4.61%) Test Scripting
13 6 (3.95%) Reverse Engineering
14 5 (3.29%) Dimensional Modelling
15 4 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (2.63%) Workflow
15 4 (2.63%) ATDD
16 3 (1.97%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 63 (41.45%) SQL
2 53 (34.87%) C#
3 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 20 (13.16%) Java
5 17 (11.18%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.58%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.26%) VBA
8 6 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.95%) PHP
9 5 (3.29%) Python
10 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.32%) Lua
11 2 (1.32%) X++
11 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.32%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.32%) C
11 2 (1.32%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) C++
12 1 (0.66%) RPG/400
12 1 (0.66%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.66%) Degree
1 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.29%) Ab Initio
4 5 (3.29%) Teradata
4 5 (3.29%) Ektron
5 4 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.63%) Cognos
6 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.66%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) Siebel
7 1 (0.66%) Perforce
7 1 (0.66%) BMC
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.66%) Telerik
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