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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 528 421 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.33% 24.68% 19.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.72% 26.35% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 288 143
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £35.25 £29.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.55% +107.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.80 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1719 1598 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.22% 93.67% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1001 608
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 63 82
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.10 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 0 400 £350 +9.37% 157
Bradford -8 35 £350 +5.66% 15
Halifax +4 19 £325 - 11
Huddersfield 0 7 £175 -50.00% 11
Wakefield +1 5 £228 -24.16% 10
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Otley - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - - 2
Ilkley - - - - 2
Keighley - - - -
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 355 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (36.42%) HTML
3 289 (31.90%) .NET
4 283 (31.24%) JavaScript
5 261 (28.81%) SQL
6 248 (27.37%) Java
6 248 (27.37%) C#
7 234 (25.83%) CSS
8 225 (24.83%) SQL Server
9 198 (21.85%) MVC
10 175 (19.32%) ASP.NET
11 143 (15.78%) TDD
12 123 (13.58%) Finance
12 123 (13.58%) jQuery
13 122 (13.47%) REST
14 114 (12.58%) Linux
15 105 (11.59%) Oracle
15 105 (11.59%) Microsoft
16 103 (11.37%) Web Design
17 97 (10.71%) Web Services
18 90 (9.93%) UNIX
19 88 (9.71%) Relational Database
20 87 (9.60%) Hibernate
21 84 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 84 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
22 83 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
23 81 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
24 80 (8.83%) WCF
25 79 (8.72%) XML
26 76 (8.39%) Mac OS X

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 47 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.97%) CMS
3 41 (4.53%) SAS
4 31 (3.42%) Node.js
5 18 (1.99%) Umbraco
6 15 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 14 (1.55%) Apache
8 12 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.66%) Moodle
13 6 (0.66%) Kentico
13 6 (0.66%) Oracle BPEL
13 6 (0.66%) IIS
13 6 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
14 5 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.66%) MS Office
4 11 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.88%) InDesign
5 8 (0.88%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.43%) Office 365
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.11%) SaaS
4 1 (0.11%) Route 53
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.06%) HTTP
2 14 (1.55%) Intranet
3 10 (1.10%) Firewall
4 6 (0.66%) Wireless
5 4 (0.44%) Internet
6 3 (0.33%) LDAP
7 2 (0.22%) CTI
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (24.83%) SQL Server
2 88 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 84 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (8.39%) MongoDB
5 63 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 58 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (5.52%) Neo4j
8 45 (4.97%) MySQL
9 43 (4.75%) Oracle Database
10 42 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (2.32%) NoSQL
13 21 (2.32%) OLAP
14 17 (1.88%) Base SAS
14 17 (1.88%) OLAP Cube
15 16 (1.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 16 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 72 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.73%) Subversion
3 48 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (4.86%) Visual Studio
5 24 (2.65%) JUnit
6 22 (2.43%) Jenkins
7 20 (2.21%) NUnit
8 17 (1.88%) Eclipse
9 14 (1.55%) Maven
10 12 (1.32%) Selenium
10 12 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (1.32%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (1.10%) Capybara
11 10 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.10%) IntelliJ
12 8 (0.88%) NetBeans
12 8 (0.88%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.66%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.66%) QUnit
General
1 123 (13.58%) Finance
2 20 (2.21%) Retail
3 12 (1.32%) Banking
3 12 (1.32%) Marketing
4 8 (0.88%) Games
4 8 (0.88%) Electronics
4 8 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.66%) Publishing
6 5 (0.55%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.44%) Advertising
7 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.44%) Back Office
8 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.22%) Automotive
9 2 (0.22%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.11%) Legal
10 1 (0.11%) Billing
10 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (36.42%) HTML
2 289 (31.90%) .NET
3 234 (25.83%) CSS
4 175 (19.32%) ASP.NET
5 123 (13.58%) jQuery
6 122 (13.47%) REST
7 97 (10.71%) Web Services
8 87 (9.60%) Hibernate
9 81 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (8.83%) WCF
11 79 (8.72%) XML
12 66 (7.28%) .NET Framework
12 66 (7.28%) HTML5
13 54 (5.96%) CSS3
14 52 (5.74%) JAX-RS
15 42 (4.64%) SOAP
16 39 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (4.19%) Spring
18 36 (3.97%) J2EE
18 36 (3.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (3.53%) NHS
2 24 (2.65%) Open Source
3 18 (1.99%) E-Learning
4 17 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (1.66%) User Experience
6 13 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 12 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.21%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 9 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.99%) Chemistry
9 9 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.66%) Smartcard
10 6 (0.66%) PKI
11 5 (0.55%) Video Editing
11 5 (0.55%) Life Science
11 5 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.44%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.58%) Linux
2 90 (9.93%) UNIX
3 76 (8.39%) Mac OS X
4 37 (4.08%) Windows
5 25 (2.76%) Android
6 13 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (1.10%) AIX
8 6 (0.66%) CentOS
8 6 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) OS/390
10 1 (0.11%) zOS
10 1 (0.11%) MVS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (21.85%) MVC
3 143 (15.78%) TDD
4 103 (11.37%) Web Design
5 84 (9.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 83 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
7 72 (7.95%) Web Development
8 66 (7.28%) OO
9 63 (6.95%) Configuration Management
10 59 (6.51%) Scrum
10 59 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (5.85%) Software Engineering
11 53 (5.85%) Mentoring
12 48 (5.30%) Unit Testing
13 44 (4.86%) Integration Testing
13 44 (4.86%) Release Management
14 42 (4.64%) BDD
15 41 (4.53%) ETL
15 41 (4.53%) CRM
16 28 (3.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 283 (31.24%) JavaScript
2 261 (28.81%) SQL
3 248 (27.37%) C#
3 248 (27.37%) Java
4 75 (8.28%) PHP
4 75 (8.28%) T-SQL
5 39 (4.30%) Apex Code
6 36 (3.97%) Python
7 32 (3.53%) VB
7 32 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 31 (3.42%) Ruby
9 27 (2.98%) VB.NET
10 26 (2.87%) VB6
11 19 (2.10%) VBA
12 18 (1.99%) C
13 17 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.32%) C++
15 9 (0.99%) PHP5
15 9 (0.99%) Groovy
16 7 (0.77%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 32 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 26 (2.87%) Degree
3 7 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.44%) BC Cleared
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.22%) MCTS
6 1 (0.11%) MCITP
6 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.33%) QEMU
2 3 (0.33%) KVM
3 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.22%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.10%) Puppet
1 10 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.10%) Graylog
2 7 (0.77%) OpenIDM
3 4 (0.44%) Ansible
3 4 (0.44%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.22%) Salt
4 2 (0.22%) Graphite
5 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.11%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (0.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 105 (11.59%) Oracle
1 105 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (2.21%) Adobe
4 17 (1.88%) Zend
5 15 (1.66%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.43%) VMware
7 12 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 12 (1.32%) hybris
8 10 (1.10%) New Relic
8 10 (1.10%) Akamai
9 7 (0.77%) Splunk
9 7 (0.77%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.66%) Cisco
10 6 (0.66%) IBM
10 6 (0.66%) jBASE
11 3 (0.33%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.22%) Sage
12 2 (0.22%) Tableau
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