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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 491 455 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.19% 26.88% 18.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.08% 28.80% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 277 159
Average daily rate
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£330 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -70.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.61 £9.00 £29.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.65 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
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
1958 1580 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.49% 93.33% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1027 718
Average daily rate £350 £345 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 56 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 -1 378 £330 +1.53% 179
Bradford -4 47 £325 -2.25% 25
Halifax 0 15 £375 -0.99% 21
Wakefield +3 5 £288 +4.54% 13
Huddersfield -2 2 £335 -4.28% 9
Bingley - 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 433 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (34.61%) SQL
3 348 (33.37%) JavaScript
4 337 (32.31%) HTML
5 316 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 304 (29.15%) .NET
7 280 (26.85%) CSS
8 276 (26.46%) C#
9 250 (23.97%) Java
10 249 (23.87%) MVC
11 198 (18.98%) jQuery
12 189 (18.12%) TDD
13 170 (16.30%) ASP.NET
14 156 (14.96%) Finance
15 140 (13.42%) Microsoft
16 126 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 124 (11.89%) T-SQL
17 124 (11.89%) Oracle
18 105 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
19 100 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
20 99 (9.49%) OO
21 98 (9.40%) Web Services
22 97 (9.30%) Linux
23 95 (9.11%) WCF
24 90 (8.63%) Web Design
25 88 (8.44%) REST
26 87 (8.34%) ASP.NET MVC
27 86 (8.25%) HTML5
28 85 (8.15%) Git (software)
29 82 (7.86%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 74 (7.09%) SAS
2 58 (5.56%) CMS
3 44 (4.22%) SharePoint
4 36 (3.45%) Node.js
5 22 (2.11%) Apache
6 20 (1.92%) Umbraco
7 18 (1.73%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.05%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.77%) IIS
13 8 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.58%) JBoss
14 6 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.58%) Confluence
14 6 (0.58%) Moodle
Applications
1 43 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.21%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.96%) MS Office
4 7 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.48%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.096%) FastStats
9 1 (0.096%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.58%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.096%) Unica
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.34%) GitHub
2 13 (1.25%) Office 365
3 12 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.29%) SaaS
6 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.22%) HTTP
2 16 (1.53%) Intranet
3 7 (0.67%) Firewall
4 6 (0.58%) Wireless
5 5 (0.48%) Internet
5 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.38%) LDAP
7 3 (0.29%) SSL
8 2 (0.19%) Skype
9 1 (0.096%) PBX
9 1 (0.096%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 126 (12.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 72 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 71 (6.81%) Relational Database
8 64 (6.14%) Oracle Database
9 59 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 53 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 52 (4.99%) MySQL
12 50 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
13 34 (3.26%) Neo4j
14 29 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (2.49%) OLAP
15 26 (2.49%) NoSQL
16 23 (2.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 22 (2.11%) Base SAS
18 21 (2.01%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 21 (2.01%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 85 (8.15%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.04%) NUnit
3 62 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 61 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (4.03%) Subversion
6 32 (3.07%) Cucumber
6 32 (3.07%) Jenkins
7 30 (2.88%) JUnit
8 29 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
8 29 (2.78%) Selenium
9 27 (2.59%) Toad
10 22 (2.11%) Eclipse
11 21 (2.01%) Maven
12 19 (1.82%) TeamCity
12 19 (1.82%) Capybara
13 18 (1.73%) IntelliJ
14 15 (1.44%) SpecFlow
15 10 (0.96%) GitLab
16 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 8 (0.77%) NetBeans
General
1 156 (14.96%) Finance
2 22 (2.11%) Retail
3 17 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.25%) Games
5 12 (1.15%) Banking
5 12 (1.15%) Back Office
6 11 (1.05%) Marketing
7 6 (0.58%) Electronics
8 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.38%) Publishing
9 3 (0.29%) Advertising
9 3 (0.29%) Billing
10 2 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.19%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.096%) Law
11 1 (0.096%) Legal
11 1 (0.096%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (32.31%) HTML
2 304 (29.15%) .NET
3 280 (26.85%) CSS
4 198 (18.98%) jQuery
5 170 (16.30%) ASP.NET
6 98 (9.40%) Web Services
7 95 (9.11%) WCF
8 88 (8.44%) REST
9 87 (8.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 86 (8.25%) HTML5
11 81 (7.77%) CSS3
12 79 (7.57%) .NET Framework
13 77 (7.38%) XML
14 74 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 69 (6.62%) Entity Framework
16 62 (5.94%) Hibernate
17 60 (5.75%) AngularJS
18 55 (5.27%) Spring
19 54 (5.18%) JSON
20 44 (4.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (3.07%) User Experience
2 23 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 19 (1.82%) E-Learning
5 18 (1.73%) NHS
5 18 (1.73%) Visualisation
6 10 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 8 (0.77%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.67%) Chemistry
8 7 (0.67%) W3C
9 6 (0.58%) EPoS
9 6 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.58%) Life Science
9 6 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 6 (0.58%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.48%) Video Editing
10 5 (0.48%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.48%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 97 (9.30%) Linux
2 75 (7.19%) UNIX
3 51 (4.89%) Mac OS X
4 35 (3.36%) Windows
5 19 (1.82%) Android
6 16 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.25%) AIX
8 8 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.58%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.29%) zOS
11 1 (0.096%) MVS
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.096%) OS/390
11 1 (0.096%) HPUX
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.096%) CentOS
11 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (23.87%) MVC
3 189 (18.12%) TDD
4 105 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
5 100 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
6 99 (9.49%) OO
7 90 (8.63%) Web Design
8 76 (7.29%) Software Engineering
9 73 (7.00%) Scrum
10 71 (6.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 66 (6.33%) ETL
12 65 (6.23%) Data Modelling
13 62 (5.94%) E-Commerce
14 58 (5.56%) SDLC
15 57 (5.47%) Configuration Management
16 50 (4.79%) Unit Testing
17 48 (4.60%) Integration Testing
18 46 (4.41%) Web Development
19 45 (4.31%) Release Management
20 44 (4.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 361 (34.61%) SQL
2 348 (33.37%) JavaScript
3 276 (26.46%) C#
4 250 (23.97%) Java
5 124 (11.89%) T-SQL
6 82 (7.86%) PHP
7 66 (6.33%) PL/SQL
8 51 (4.89%) PowerShell
9 41 (3.93%) VB
10 39 (3.74%) Apex Code
11 38 (3.64%) VB.NET
11 38 (3.64%) Ruby
12 31 (2.97%) Python
12 31 (2.97%) C++
13 30 (2.88%) VB6
14 26 (2.49%) C
15 24 (2.30%) VBA
16 13 (1.25%) Groovy
16 13 (1.25%) Perl
17 11 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (3.45%) Degree
2 29 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.67%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.096%) MCSD
7 1 (0.096%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.096%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.36%) QA
2 8 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.29%) QEMU
2 3 (0.29%) KVM
3 1 (0.096%) Docker
3 1 (0.096%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (1.73%) Graylog
2 16 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.15%) Puppet
4 6 (0.58%) Ansible
5 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.29%) SCCM
6 1 (0.096%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.096%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.096%) Nagios
6 1 (0.096%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.096%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.096%) Salt
6 1 (0.096%) OpenView
Vendors
1 140 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 124 (11.89%) Oracle
3 39 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
4 34 (3.26%) Adobe
5 25 (2.40%) VMware
6 20 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 18 (1.73%) Akamai
7 18 (1.73%) New Relic
8 17 (1.63%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.15%) IBM
10 11 (1.05%) Informatica
10 11 (1.05%) Zend
10 11 (1.05%) hybris
11 7 (0.67%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.48%) Lotus
13 4 (0.38%) Progress
13 4 (0.38%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.38%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.38%) jBASE
13 4 (0.38%) Tableau
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