The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 23 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
23 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 409 412 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.04% 26.60% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.87% 28.24% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 256 175
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1581 1459 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.95% 94.19% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 869 680
Average daily rate £375 £325 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 49 93
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £8.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds -1 289 £350 +12.00% 163
Bradford -3 44 £300 +5.26% 15
Halifax +4 18 £350 -26.31% 10
Huddersfield 0 5 £325 +8.33% 24
Wakefield -4 2 £294 -9.61% 17
Dewsbury -1 1 - - 1
Bingley - - - - 1
Brighouse - - - - 1
Castleford - - - - 4
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 3
Wetherby - - - - 4
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 288 (37.65%) .NET
2 274 (35.82%) HTML
3 255 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (32.29%) JavaScript
5 242 (31.63%) C#
6 227 (29.67%) SQL
7 214 (27.97%) ASP.NET
8 202 (26.41%) CSS
9 198 (25.88%) SQL Server
10 181 (23.66%) MVC
11 160 (20.92%) Java
12 120 (15.69%) jQuery
13 107 (13.99%) Web Services
14 98 (12.81%) Oracle
15 92 (12.03%) Microsoft
16 91 (11.90%) TDD
17 86 (11.24%) .NET Framework
18 85 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
19 83 (10.85%) Finance
20 81 (10.59%) Web Development
21 76 (9.93%) WCF
21 76 (9.93%) XML
22 75 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
23 70 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 65 (8.50%) Hibernate
25 64 (8.37%) T-SQL
26 62 (8.10%) Subversion
26 62 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 62 (8.10%) REST
27 59 (7.71%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 59 (7.71%) SharePoint
2 46 (6.01%) CMS
3 26 (3.40%) SAS
4 23 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.57%) Node.js
8 11 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.31%) Apache
9 10 (1.31%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.18%) Kentico
10 9 (1.18%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
12 6 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
14 4 (0.52%) JBoss
14 4 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.48%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.48%) MS Office
3 10 (1.31%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.18%) Adobe Captivate
5 8 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.05%) InDesign
6 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.52%) Magento
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.44%) Office 365
3 6 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Force.com
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.31%) HTTP
2 20 (2.61%) Intranet
3 5 (0.65%) Internet
3 5 (0.65%) Firewall
4 4 (0.52%) LDAP
5 2 (0.26%) CTI
5 2 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 58 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (7.58%) Relational Database
5 43 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 42 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (4.97%) MySQL
8 37 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (3.79%) Oracle Database
10 26 (3.40%) Neo4j
11 23 (3.01%) NoSQL
12 20 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (2.09%) OLAP
15 13 (1.70%) DB2
15 13 (1.70%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.70%) Oracle OWB
16 12 (1.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 62 (8.10%) Subversion
2 47 (6.14%) Visual Studio
3 40 (5.23%) Git (software)
4 38 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (3.53%) JUnit
6 17 (2.22%) NUnit
7 15 (1.96%) Selenium
8 13 (1.70%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.05%) DbUnit
10 8 (1.05%) JMeter
10 8 (1.05%) Maven
10 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.92%) MSTest
12 6 (0.78%) Xcode
12 6 (0.78%) ClearCase
12 6 (0.78%) ClearQuest
13 5 (0.65%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 83 (10.85%) Finance
2 30 (3.92%) Retail
3 17 (2.22%) Banking
4 13 (1.70%) Marketing
5 10 (1.31%) Advertising
6 9 (1.18%) Multimedia
7 7 (0.92%) Publishing
8 6 (0.78%) Back Office
8 6 (0.78%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.65%) Games
10 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.52%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Automotive
11 3 (0.39%) Law
12 2 (0.26%) Legal
12 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (37.65%) .NET
2 274 (35.82%) HTML
3 214 (27.97%) ASP.NET
4 202 (26.41%) CSS
5 120 (15.69%) jQuery
6 107 (13.99%) Web Services
7 86 (11.24%) .NET Framework
8 85 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (9.93%) WCF
9 76 (9.93%) XML
10 65 (8.50%) Hibernate
11 62 (8.10%) REST
12 57 (7.45%) HTML5
13 51 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (5.49%) CSS3
15 41 (5.36%) J2EE
16 40 (5.23%) JSON
17 38 (4.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 36 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 36 (4.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.27%) NHS
2 23 (3.01%) User Experience
3 22 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.09%) E-Learning
5 11 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 10 (1.31%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 8 (1.05%) iPhone
8 7 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.65%) Open Source
10 5 (0.65%) W3C
10 5 (0.65%) Smartcard
10 5 (0.65%) GIS
10 5 (0.65%) PKI
11 4 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.45%) Linux
2 51 (6.67%) UNIX
3 37 (4.84%) Windows
4 34 (4.44%) Android
5 33 (4.31%) Mac OS X
6 18 (2.35%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (1.57%) AIX
9 5 (0.65%) CentOS
10 4 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (23.66%) MVC
3 91 (11.90%) TDD
4 81 (10.59%) Web Development
5 75 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (6.93%) Mentoring
7 52 (6.80%) Web Design
8 51 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (5.36%) Unit Testing
9 41 (5.36%) Scrum
9 41 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
10 40 (5.23%) Automated Testing
11 38 (4.97%) Software Engineering
11 38 (4.97%) OO
12 34 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
13 33 (4.31%) ETL
14 32 (4.18%) CRM
15 28 (3.66%) Configuration Management
15 28 (3.66%) Web Application Development
16 26 (3.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 247 (32.29%) JavaScript
2 242 (31.63%) C#
3 227 (29.67%) SQL
4 160 (20.92%) Java
5 64 (8.37%) T-SQL
6 52 (6.80%) PHP
7 27 (3.53%) Python
8 17 (2.22%) VBA
9 15 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.83%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.83%) Ruby
11 11 (1.44%) C
12 10 (1.31%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.31%) Apex Code
13 9 (1.18%) C++
14 8 (1.05%) VB
15 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.78%) PHP5
16 4 (0.52%) SPARQL
17 3 (0.39%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 32 (4.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (1.44%) Degree
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.39%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.26%) MCTS
5 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.57%) QA
2 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) OpenIDM
2 5 (0.65%) Puppet
3 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.26%) Graphite
5 1 (0.13%) Salt
5 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 98 (12.81%) Oracle
2 92 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.75%) Xamarin
4 19 (2.48%) Adobe
5 16 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (1.83%) hybris
7 13 (1.70%) IBM
8 12 (1.57%) Zend
9 9 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.78%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.78%) Appcelerator
11 5 (0.65%) Sencha
11 5 (0.65%) Splunk
11 5 (0.65%) Cisco
12 4 (0.52%) RedDot
12 4 (0.52%) ATG
13 3 (0.39%) Open Text
13 3 (0.39%) jBASE
13 3 (0.39%) Kofax
13 3 (0.39%) Jaspersoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: competitive market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £335 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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