The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 593 590 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.00% 26.11% 23.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.15% 27.14% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 412 241
Median daily rate £380 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £37.04 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1789 2174 1581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.55% 96.19% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 1473 953
Median daily rate £380 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 95 79
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 24 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Leeds 0 475 £400 +10.34% 121
Bradford +6 46 £350 - 8
Halifax +17 28 £338 -17.17% 9
Huddersfield 0 5 £325 - 9
Pudsey -1 3 £475 -4.04% 1
Wakefield -6 3 £175 -36.36% 15
Bingley +3 1 - -
Castleford - 1 - - 3
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 592 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (40.18%) JavaScript
3 416 (33.77%) Java
4 390 (31.66%) HTML
5 375 (30.44%) CSS
6 326 (26.46%) TDD
7 244 (19.81%) .NET
8 229 (18.59%) C#
9 225 (18.26%) SQL
10 212 (17.21%) SQL Server
11 199 (16.15%) HTML5
12 188 (15.26%) AngularJS
13 181 (14.69%) Spring
14 180 (14.61%) MVC
15 178 (14.45%) Scrum
16 173 (14.04%) CSS3
17 162 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
17 162 (13.15%) Front End Development
18 155 (12.58%) React
19 141 (11.44%) RESTful
20 140 (11.36%) Web Development
21 139 (11.28%) Node.js
22 129 (10.47%) ASP.NET
23 128 (10.39%) Git (software)
24 127 (10.31%) BDD
25 120 (9.74%) Oracle
26 118 (9.58%) User Experience
27 113 (9.17%) jQuery
28 111 (9.01%) OO
28 111 (9.01%) Hibernate

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 50 (4.06%) CMS
2 25 (2.03%) WordPress
3 24 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 21 (1.70%) Drupal
6 20 (1.62%) SAS
7 19 (1.54%) Confluence
7 19 (1.54%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.22%) Apache Spark
10 13 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 12 (0.97%) Jetty
12 10 (0.81%) Apache
13 8 (0.65%) nginx
14 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.49%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.41%) IBM Transformation Extender
15 5 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.16%) MS Office
5 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.89%) Magento
3 6 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 6 (0.49%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.081%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.73%) GitHub
2 20 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.41%) IaaS
4 5 (0.41%) PaaS
5 4 (0.32%) SaaS
6 3 (0.24%) Office 365
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.081%) Slack
8 1 (0.081%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.90%) HTTP
2 10 (0.81%) LDAP
3 9 (0.73%) Internet
4 3 (0.24%) FTP
4 3 (0.24%) Network Security
4 3 (0.24%) SMTP
5 1 (0.081%) Intranet
5 1 (0.081%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.081%) Wireless
5 1 (0.081%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.081%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.60%) MongoDB
3 67 (5.44%) NoSQL
4 63 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 63 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (4.30%) MySQL
7 38 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
11 21 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.70%) Hadoop
11 21 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (1.62%) Redis
13 19 (1.54%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.14%) OLAP
16 13 (1.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 13 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 128 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 106 (8.60%) Jenkins
3 63 (5.11%) JUnit
4 48 (3.90%) Maven
5 46 (3.73%) Subversion
6 40 (3.25%) JIRA
7 30 (2.44%) Grunt
8 28 (2.27%) gulp
9 24 (1.95%) Jasmine
10 21 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 20 (1.62%) Selenium
11 20 (1.62%) Vagrant
12 19 (1.54%) Mockito
12 19 (1.54%) Visual Studio
13 18 (1.46%) Cucumber
14 17 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (1.30%) TestNG
16 11 (0.89%) NUnit
16 11 (0.89%) WebDriver
17 9 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 87 (7.06%) Finance
2 38 (3.08%) Games
3 31 (2.52%) Retail
4 23 (1.87%) Advertising
5 21 (1.70%) Banking
6 15 (1.22%) Marketing
7 11 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.57%) Publishing
9 6 (0.49%) Back Office
10 5 (0.41%) Billing
11 4 (0.32%) Legal
11 4 (0.32%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.16%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.16%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.081%) Electronics
13 1 (0.081%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (31.66%) HTML
2 375 (30.44%) CSS
3 244 (19.81%) .NET
4 199 (16.15%) HTML5
5 188 (15.26%) AngularJS
6 181 (14.69%) Spring
7 173 (14.04%) CSS3
8 155 (12.58%) React
9 141 (11.44%) RESTful
10 139 (11.28%) Node.js
11 129 (10.47%) ASP.NET
12 113 (9.17%) jQuery
13 111 (9.01%) Hibernate
14 90 (7.31%) JSON
15 86 (6.98%) Web Services
16 84 (6.82%) XML
17 71 (5.76%) REST
18 64 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
19 55 (4.46%) Ajax
20 50 (4.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.58%) User Experience
2 80 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (4.87%) Mobile App
4 27 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (1.70%) Algorithms
6 18 (1.46%) iPhone
7 17 (1.38%) iPad
8 16 (1.30%) Visualisation
9 15 (1.22%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.06%) Computer Science
11 12 (0.97%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.81%) Animation
12 10 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 9 (0.73%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.73%) NHS
14 8 (0.65%) Data Integration
15 6 (0.49%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.49%) Replication
16 5 (0.41%) RIA
16 5 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 90 (7.31%) Linux
2 51 (4.14%) Unix
3 46 (3.73%) Apple iOS
4 41 (3.33%) Android
5 35 (2.84%) Windows
6 16 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.081%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.081%) OS/400
8 1 (0.081%) VMS
8 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (26.46%) TDD
3 180 (14.61%) MVC
4 178 (14.45%) Scrum
5 162 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
5 162 (13.15%) Front End Development
6 140 (11.36%) Web Development
7 127 (10.31%) BDD
8 111 (9.01%) OO
9 95 (7.71%) Software Engineering
10 93 (7.55%) Open Source
11 80 (6.49%) Pair Programming
11 80 (6.49%) Unit Testing
12 78 (6.33%) ETL
13 74 (6.01%) E-Commerce
14 66 (5.36%) Microservices
15 61 (4.95%) Web Design
16 59 (4.79%) High Availability
17 57 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 54 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 495 (40.18%) JavaScript
2 416 (33.77%) Java
3 229 (18.59%) C#
4 225 (18.26%) SQL
5 107 (8.69%) Scala
6 98 (7.95%) PHP
7 74 (6.01%) Ruby
8 69 (5.60%) Python
9 65 (5.28%) T-SQL
10 35 (2.84%) Groovy
11 25 (2.03%) ES6
12 24 (1.95%) C++
13 23 (1.87%) C
13 23 (1.87%) Clojure
14 22 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.62%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.06%) Apple Swift
17 11 (0.89%) ECMAScript
18 9 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (1.46%) Degree
3 14 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.32%) BC Cleared
4 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.24%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.16%) MCITP
7 1 (0.081%) CCNP
7 1 (0.081%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.081%) CISSP
7 1 (0.081%) CLAS
7 1 (0.081%) ISEB
7 1 (0.081%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.081%) MCSE
7 1 (0.081%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (1.22%) QA
3 3 (0.24%) SDET
4 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.081%) HL7
5 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
2 22 (1.79%) Docker
3 11 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.81%) Varnish
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.081%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.081%) Firmware
6 1 (0.081%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 54 (4.38%) Puppet
2 24 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 24 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 13 (1.06%) Ansible
3 13 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.24%) logstash
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.16%) Piwik
5 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.081%) Grafana
6 1 (0.081%) Kibana
6 1 (0.081%) Nagios
6 1 (0.081%) SCCM
6 1 (0.081%) SCOM
Vendors
1 120 (9.74%) Oracle
2 69 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 30 (2.44%) Google
4 25 (2.03%) Netezza
4 25 (2.03%) Sitecore
5 17 (1.38%) SAP
6 11 (0.89%) Tableau
6 11 (0.89%) VMware
7 10 (0.81%) Adobe
7 10 (0.81%) Informatica
8 9 (0.73%) Apple
9 7 (0.57%) Cognos
9 7 (0.57%) IBM
9 7 (0.57%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.41%) Cisco
10 5 (0.41%) EMC
10 5 (0.41%) F5
10 5 (0.41%) Sybase
10 5 (0.41%) Virgin Media
10 5 (0.41%) Xamarin
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Modis International
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £160 - £190 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: Circa £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago