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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 530 486 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.46% 27.79% 20.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.79% 29.85% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 340 153
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£350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £35.50 £29.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +107.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
1841 1628 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.91% 93.08% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1071 606
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 62 82
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £9.50 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -1 402 £363 +11.53% 151
Bradford -5 45 £350 - 17
Halifax +8 19 £300 -7.69% 10
Wakefield +1 6 £230 -23.33% 16
Huddersfield 0 6 £175 -50.00% 7
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 362 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (35.27%) HTML
3 284 (30.54%) JavaScript
4 282 (30.32%) SQL
5 281 (30.22%) .NET
6 250 (26.88%) C#
7 248 (26.67%) CSS
8 246 (26.45%) Java
9 245 (26.34%) SQL Server
10 205 (22.04%) MVC
11 165 (17.74%) ASP.NET
12 152 (16.34%) TDD
13 144 (15.48%) jQuery
14 132 (14.19%) Finance
15 114 (12.26%) REST
16 110 (11.83%) Microsoft
17 108 (11.61%) Linux
18 107 (11.51%) Oracle
19 101 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
20 99 (10.65%) Web Design
21 96 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 95 (10.22%) Web Services
23 87 (9.35%) T-SQL
23 87 (9.35%) WCF
24 85 (9.14%) XML
25 84 (9.03%) UNIX
26 83 (8.92%) Git (software)
27 81 (8.71%) PHP
27 81 (8.71%) Relational Database
28 80 (8.60%) Responsive Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 52 (5.59%) SAS
1 52 (5.59%) CMS
2 41 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 32 (3.44%) Node.js
4 17 (1.83%) Umbraco
4 17 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (1.61%) Apache
6 13 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.08%) IIS
10 9 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.97%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
12 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.65%) Moodle
12 6 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 50 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.61%) MS Office
4 11 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.86%) InDesign
5 8 (0.86%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.11%) FastStats
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.29%) Office 365
3 3 (0.32%) SaaS
4 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.24%) HTTP
2 17 (1.83%) Intranet
3 12 (1.29%) Firewall
4 6 (0.65%) Wireless
4 6 (0.65%) Internet
5 5 (0.54%) LDAP
6 3 (0.32%) Skype
7 2 (0.22%) CTI
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (26.34%) SQL Server
2 96 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 81 (8.71%) Relational Database
4 73 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (7.63%) MongoDB
6 63 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (5.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 51 (5.48%) MySQL
9 49 (5.27%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (5.16%) Oracle Database
11 44 (4.73%) Neo4j
12 38 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (3.01%) OLAP
14 28 (3.01%) NoSQL
15 23 (2.47%) OLAP Cube
16 21 (2.26%) Base SAS
17 19 (2.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 17 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 83 (8.92%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.56%) Subversion
3 58 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (5.48%) Visual Studio
5 24 (2.58%) JUnit
5 24 (2.58%) Jenkins
6 22 (2.37%) NUnit
7 17 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 16 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 14 (1.51%) Maven
9 14 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (1.40%) Capybara
10 13 (1.40%) Selenium
10 13 (1.40%) IntelliJ
10 13 (1.40%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (0.86%) NetBeans
13 7 (0.75%) ERwin
13 7 (0.75%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 132 (14.19%) Finance
2 19 (2.04%) Retail
3 14 (1.51%) Banking
3 14 (1.51%) Marketing
4 11 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 8 (0.86%) Games
6 6 (0.65%) Publishing
6 6 (0.65%) Electronics
7 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.32%) Advertising
8 3 (0.32%) Back Office
8 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.22%) Legal
9 2 (0.22%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.11%) Billing
10 1 (0.11%) Local Government
10 1 (0.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (35.27%) HTML
2 281 (30.22%) .NET
3 248 (26.67%) CSS
4 165 (17.74%) ASP.NET
5 144 (15.48%) jQuery
6 114 (12.26%) REST
7 95 (10.22%) Web Services
8 87 (9.35%) WCF
9 85 (9.14%) XML
10 78 (8.39%) HTML5
11 77 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (7.85%) Hibernate
13 66 (7.10%) CSS3
14 62 (6.67%) .NET Framework
15 46 (4.95%) AngularJS
16 44 (4.73%) JAX-RS
17 41 (4.41%) Entity Framework
18 40 (4.30%) JSON
19 39 (4.19%) SOAP
20 38 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 32 (3.44%) Open Source
2 23 (2.47%) NHS
3 18 (1.94%) E-Learning
3 18 (1.94%) User Experience
4 14 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (1.51%) N-Tier
4 14 (1.51%) Visualisation
5 11 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 11 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 9 (0.97%) Chemistry
7 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.65%) Smartcard
8 6 (0.65%) PKI
8 6 (0.65%) Life Science
8 6 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (0.54%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.54%) Video Editing
10 4 (0.43%) Ontologies
10 4 (0.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.61%) Linux
2 84 (9.03%) UNIX
3 67 (7.20%) Mac OS X
4 41 (4.41%) Windows
5 25 (2.69%) Android
6 13 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.29%) AIX
8 10 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.75%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) OS/390
11 1 (0.11%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) MVS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (38.92%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (22.04%) MVC
3 152 (16.34%) TDD
4 101 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
5 99 (10.65%) Web Design
6 80 (8.60%) Responsive Web Design
7 71 (7.63%) OO
8 68 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (7.10%) Web Development
10 64 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 58 (6.24%) Scrum
11 58 (6.24%) Configuration Management
12 52 (5.59%) ETL
13 48 (5.16%) Unit Testing
14 46 (4.95%) Release Management
15 44 (4.73%) Integration Testing
15 44 (4.73%) Mentoring
16 43 (4.62%) BDD
17 39 (4.19%) CRM
18 37 (3.98%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 284 (30.54%) JavaScript
2 282 (30.32%) SQL
3 250 (26.88%) C#
4 246 (26.45%) Java
5 87 (9.35%) T-SQL
6 81 (8.71%) PHP
7 40 (4.30%) PL/SQL
8 39 (4.19%) Apex Code
9 37 (3.98%) Python
10 31 (3.33%) Ruby
11 28 (3.01%) VB
11 28 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 25 (2.69%) VB6
13 22 (2.37%) VBA
14 19 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.61%) C
16 14 (1.51%) C++
17 9 (0.97%) PHP5
17 9 (0.97%) Groovy
18 6 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 29 (3.12%) Degree
3 7 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.32%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.11%) MCTS
6 1 (0.11%) MCITP
6 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.12%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.32%) QEMU
2 3 (0.32%) KVM
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (1.40%) Graylog
2 10 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.97%) Puppet
4 7 (0.75%) OpenIDM
5 6 (0.65%) Ansible
6 4 (0.43%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.11%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 110 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 107 (11.51%) Oracle
3 39 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (2.58%) Adobe
5 17 (1.83%) VMware
6 16 (1.72%) Zend
7 15 (1.61%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.40%) New Relic
8 13 (1.40%) Akamai
9 12 (1.29%) EPiServer
10 11 (1.18%) hybris
11 10 (1.08%) Sitecore
11 10 (1.08%) Informatica
12 7 (0.75%) Splunk
13 6 (0.65%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.65%) Cisco
13 6 (0.65%) jBASE
14 5 (0.54%) IBM
14 5 (0.54%) Tableau
15 3 (0.32%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 50 minutes ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £345 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago