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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 566 403 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.69% 23.85% 20.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.54% 25.44% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 236 185
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 8
Average hourly rate £36.02 £9.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.22% -76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £9.00 £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -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
2055 1584 1449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.28% 93.73% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1441 997 762
Average daily rate £356 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 59 66
Average hourly rate £13.09 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 5 August 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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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 0 452 £340 +4.61% 163
Bradford -3 48 £325 - 11
Halifax -11 7 £350 -17.64% 11
Huddersfield +1 6 £335 -1.47% 4
Wakefield +4 4 £300 +9.09% 5
Bingley - 1 - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 450 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (33.80%) SQL
3 359 (33.61%) HTML
4 353 (33.05%) JavaScript
5 328 (30.71%) SQL Server
6 294 (27.53%) .NET
7 271 (25.37%) CSS
8 270 (25.28%) Java
9 252 (23.60%) C#
10 238 (22.28%) MVC
11 206 (19.29%) jQuery
12 190 (17.79%) TDD
13 163 (15.26%) ASP.NET
14 152 (14.23%) Finance
15 132 (12.36%) T-SQL
16 131 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 124 (11.61%) Microsoft
18 121 (11.33%) Oracle
19 116 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
20 114 (10.67%) HTML5
21 110 (10.30%) Linux
22 104 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
23 103 (9.64%) Git (software)
24 100 (9.36%) OO
25 98 (9.18%) Responsive Web Design
26 96 (8.99%) Web Design
27 93 (8.71%) AngularJS
28 90 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
29 89 (8.33%) UNIX
30 88 (8.24%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 71 (6.65%) SAS
1 71 (6.65%) CMS
2 37 (3.46%) Node.js
3 26 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.06%) Apache
6 18 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (1.59%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.31%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (1.22%) Confluence
10 11 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (1.03%) JBoss
11 10 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 10 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.84%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.66%) IIS
14 6 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.56%) CICS
Applications
1 38 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.66%) MS Office
4 6 (0.56%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.094%) FastStats
8 1 (0.094%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.12%) Magento
3 3 (0.28%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.094%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.094%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.40%) GitHub
2 9 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.47%) Office 365
5 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.71%) HTTP
2 7 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.66%) Intranet
2 7 (0.66%) Firewall
3 5 (0.47%) SSL
3 5 (0.47%) Internet
4 4 (0.37%) Wireless
5 3 (0.28%) DNS
6 2 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.094%) PBX
7 1 (0.094%) FTP
7 1 (0.094%) Telnet
7 1 (0.094%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.094%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.094%) SSH
7 1 (0.094%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 131 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 86 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 79 (7.40%) MongoDB
4 79 (7.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (7.12%) Relational Database
6 73 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (6.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 65 (6.09%) Oracle Database
9 62 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
10 60 (5.62%) MySQL
11 53 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
12 42 (3.93%) Neo4j
13 29 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 25 (2.34%) NoSQL
15 23 (2.15%) Base SAS
15 23 (2.15%) OLAP
16 20 (1.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 20 (1.87%) OLAP Cube
17 17 (1.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 103 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 68 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 54 (5.06%) NUnit
5 49 (4.59%) Subversion
6 39 (3.65%) Cucumber
7 34 (3.18%) JUnit
8 29 (2.72%) Maven
9 28 (2.62%) Toad
10 27 (2.53%) Jenkins
11 24 (2.25%) Selenium
12 22 (2.06%) Eclipse
13 19 (1.78%) TeamCity
13 19 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
13 19 (1.78%) Capybara
14 18 (1.69%) IntelliJ
15 16 (1.50%) JIRA
16 13 (1.22%) SpecFlow
17 10 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 10 (0.94%) GitLab
General
1 152 (14.23%) Finance
2 21 (1.97%) Retail
3 15 (1.40%) Marketing
3 15 (1.40%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.22%) Games
4 13 (1.22%) Banking
5 10 (0.94%) Back Office
6 8 (0.75%) Publishing
7 4 (0.37%) Electronics
7 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.19%) Legal
8 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.094%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.094%) Advertising
9 1 (0.094%) Law
9 1 (0.094%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.094%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (33.61%) HTML
2 294 (27.53%) .NET
3 271 (25.37%) CSS
4 206 (19.29%) jQuery
5 163 (15.26%) ASP.NET
6 114 (10.67%) HTML5
7 93 (8.71%) AngularJS
8 90 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 87 (8.15%) Web Services
10 86 (8.05%) REST
10 86 (8.05%) CSS3
11 85 (7.96%) WCF
12 80 (7.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 73 (6.84%) XML
14 60 (5.62%) .NET Framework
15 59 (5.52%) Spring
16 55 (5.15%) Hibernate
17 54 (5.06%) Entity Framework
18 49 (4.59%) JSON
19 45 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (3.28%) User Experience
2 22 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (1.97%) N-Tier
4 18 (1.69%) Visualisation
5 17 (1.59%) NHS
6 16 (1.50%) E-Learning
7 11 (1.03%) EPoS
8 10 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.75%) Mainframe
10 7 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.56%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.56%) Life Science
11 6 (0.56%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.47%) Chemistry
12 5 (0.47%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.47%) Social Media
12 5 (0.47%) W3C
12 5 (0.47%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 110 (10.30%) Linux
2 89 (8.33%) UNIX
3 63 (5.90%) Mac OS X
4 22 (2.06%) Windows
5 16 (1.50%) Android
6 13 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.03%) AIX
8 3 (0.28%) zOS
9 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.094%) CentOS
10 1 (0.094%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.094%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.094%) MVS
10 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.094%) OS/390
10 1 (0.094%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (22.28%) MVC
3 190 (17.79%) TDD
4 116 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (9.36%) OO
7 98 (9.18%) Responsive Web Design
8 96 (8.99%) Web Design
9 84 (7.87%) Scrum
10 83 (7.77%) E-Commerce
11 75 (7.02%) Software Engineering
12 68 (6.37%) ETL
13 65 (6.09%) Data Modelling
14 63 (5.90%) Configuration Management
15 57 (5.34%) BDD
15 57 (5.34%) SDLC
16 54 (5.06%) Unit Testing
17 44 (4.12%) Web Development
18 37 (3.46%) Open Source
19 36 (3.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 361 (33.80%) SQL
2 353 (33.05%) JavaScript
3 270 (25.28%) Java
4 252 (23.60%) C#
5 132 (12.36%) T-SQL
6 88 (8.24%) PHP
7 66 (6.18%) PL/SQL
8 50 (4.68%) PowerShell
9 44 (4.12%) VB
10 42 (3.93%) Ruby
11 38 (3.56%) VB.NET
12 37 (3.46%) C++
13 31 (2.90%) Python
14 30 (2.81%) C
15 28 (2.62%) VB6
16 22 (2.06%) VBA
16 22 (2.06%) Apex Code
17 14 (1.31%) Groovy
18 13 (1.22%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (3.37%) Degree
2 28 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.56%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.37%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.37%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.094%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.094%) MCSD
7 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.18%) QA
2 9 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.28%) HL7
4 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.75%) Docker
3 3 (0.28%) QEMU
3 3 (0.28%) KVM
4 1 (0.094%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (1.69%) Graylog
2 17 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.50%) Puppet
4 7 (0.66%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.66%) logstash
5 6 (0.56%) Ansible
6 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.28%) SCCM
8 1 (0.094%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.094%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.094%) Nagios
8 1 (0.094%) OpenView
8 1 (0.094%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.094%) Salt
Vendors
1 124 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 121 (11.33%) Oracle
3 32 (3.00%) Adobe
3 32 (3.00%) Sitecore
4 27 (2.53%) VMware
5 22 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.69%) Akamai
6 18 (1.69%) New Relic
7 17 (1.59%) EPiServer
8 16 (1.50%) IBM
9 15 (1.40%) hybris
10 11 (1.03%) Informatica
11 8 (0.75%) Google
12 6 (0.56%) Zend
12 6 (0.56%) Lotus
13 5 (0.47%) BEA
13 5 (0.47%) ATG
14 4 (0.37%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.37%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.37%) Omniture
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £37.04 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £21 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago