The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 106 102 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.62% 23.23% 22.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.04% 24.29% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 72 55
Median daily rate £375 £330 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
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
481 420 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.58% 95.67% 97.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 273 190
Median daily rate £400 £330 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +8.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 32
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.38 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +1 86 £375 +2.73% 26
Barnsley +1 8 £338 - 9
Doncaster +1 8 £288 -20.68% 9
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 107 (43.15%) JavaScript
2 77 (31.05%) HTML
3 75 (30.24%) .NET
4 71 (28.63%) C#
4 71 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (27.82%) CSS
6 66 (26.61%) Java
7 63 (25.40%) SQL
8 52 (20.97%) MVC
9 49 (19.76%) SQL Server
10 40 (16.13%) Web Development
10 40 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 39 (15.73%) TDD
12 38 (15.32%) CRM
13 37 (14.92%) PHP
13 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
14 35 (14.11%) Web Services
14 35 (14.11%) Linux
14 35 (14.11%) jQuery
15 34 (13.71%) RESTful
16 31 (12.50%) Unix
17 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET
17 30 (12.10%) Dynamics CRM
18 29 (11.69%) HTML5
19 28 (11.29%) Scrum
20 27 (10.89%) AngularJS
21 26 (10.48%) BDD
21 26 (10.48%) Spring
21 26 (10.48%) Finance
21 26 (10.48%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.65%) CMS
2 12 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.44%) Apache
3 11 (4.44%) IIS
3 11 (4.44%) Node.js
3 11 (4.44%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.63%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.42%) SAS
6 4 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.21%) Confluence
7 3 (1.21%) Drupal
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.81%) JBoss
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.40%) Liferay
9 1 (0.40%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.40%) Mule
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (12.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.81%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.81%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.23%) GitHub
2 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.21%) Heroku
4 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.23%) SSL
2 6 (2.42%) DNS
3 5 (2.02%) Internet
4 4 (1.61%) Extranet
4 4 (1.61%) HTTP
4 4 (1.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.76%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.48%) MySQL
3 23 (9.27%) MongoDB
4 21 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 16 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (6.05%) Oracle Database
9 13 (5.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.82%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.61%) QlikView
13 3 (1.21%) MS Access
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.47%) Maven
3 16 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.84%) Mockito
5 11 (4.44%) Subversion
6 10 (4.03%) PHPUnit
7 7 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.82%) Gradle
8 6 (2.42%) Ant
8 6 (2.42%) JIRA
8 6 (2.42%) jMock
8 6 (2.42%) JUnit
8 6 (2.42%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.02%) Selenium
9 5 (2.02%) Spock
10 4 (1.61%) EasyMock
10 4 (1.61%) NUnit
10 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (10.48%) Finance
2 11 (4.44%) Banking
3 5 (2.02%) Advertising
3 5 (2.02%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.02%) Retail
3 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.61%) Billing
5 2 (0.81%) Electronics
5 2 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (31.05%) HTML
2 75 (30.24%) .NET
3 69 (27.82%) CSS
4 35 (14.11%) jQuery
4 35 (14.11%) Web Services
5 34 (13.71%) RESTful
6 30 (12.10%) ASP.NET
7 29 (11.69%) HTML5
8 27 (10.89%) AngularJS
9 26 (10.48%) Spring
10 22 (8.87%) SOAP
11 21 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (8.06%) JSON
13 19 (7.66%) .NET Framework
13 19 (7.66%) CSS3
13 19 (7.66%) REST
14 17 (6.85%) XML
15 16 (6.45%) Laravel
16 15 (6.05%) Hibernate
17 13 (5.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.42%) NHS
3 6 (2.42%) User Experience
4 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (0.81%) Data Extraction
5 2 (0.81%) Fintech
5 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.81%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.81%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) iSeries
6 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.40%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.11%) Linux
2 31 (12.50%) Unix
3 8 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.82%) Windows
5 5 (2.02%) Android
5 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.97%) MVC
3 40 (16.13%) Web Development
4 39 (15.73%) TDD
5 38 (15.32%) CRM
6 28 (11.29%) Scrum
7 26 (10.48%) BDD
8 24 (9.68%) OO
9 15 (6.05%) Unit Testing
10 14 (5.65%) Front End Development
11 13 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (5.24%) ETL
12 12 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (4.44%) OOP
14 10 (4.03%) Database Tuning
15 9 (3.63%) Data Modelling
16 8 (3.23%) E-Commerce
16 8 (3.23%) SDLC
17 7 (2.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 107 (43.15%) JavaScript
2 71 (28.63%) C#
3 66 (26.61%) Java
4 63 (25.40%) SQL
5 37 (14.92%) PHP
6 16 (6.45%) Scala
7 12 (4.84%) PL/SQL
8 11 (4.44%) Groovy
8 11 (4.44%) Python
8 11 (4.44%) Ruby
8 11 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.44%) VBA
9 10 (4.03%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.23%) Clojure
11 6 (2.42%) PHP 5
12 5 (2.02%) C
13 4 (1.61%) C++
13 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.21%) Jython
Qualifications
1 13 (5.24%) Degree
2 11 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.21%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (4.84%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (4.44%) Control-M
2 3 (1.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
3 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Opsview
3 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 40 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.47%) Oracle
3 5 (2.02%) Ab Initio
3 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.61%) NetCracker
4 4 (1.61%) Tableau
5 3 (1.21%) BMC
5 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.21%) SAP
5 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.81%) Cognos
6 2 (0.81%) Ektron
6 2 (0.81%) Siebel
6 2 (0.81%) Sybase
6 2 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Progress
7 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
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