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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 543 487 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.64% 27.18% 19.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.94% 29.23% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 322 148
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.89 £19.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.10 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
1876 1666 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.05% 92.97% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1251 1105 610
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 57
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -1 411 £348 +6.92% 141
Bradford -5 47 £350 - 18
Halifax +6 20 £313 -3.84% 10
Wakefield +2 5 £230 -23.33% 8
Huddersfield -1 3 £225 -35.71% 11
Bingley +1 1 - -
Dewsbury - 1 - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 401 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (33.74%) HTML
3 326 (32.93%) SQL
4 310 (31.31%) JavaScript
5 297 (30.00%) .NET
6 280 (28.28%) SQL Server
7 266 (26.87%) C#
8 257 (25.96%) CSS
9 254 (25.66%) Java
10 229 (23.13%) MVC
11 176 (17.78%) TDD
12 167 (16.87%) jQuery
13 166 (16.77%) ASP.NET
14 140 (14.14%) Finance
15 132 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 114 (11.52%) Oracle
17 111 (11.21%) T-SQL
18 110 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 108 (10.91%) Linux
20 102 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
20 102 (10.30%) REST
21 98 (9.90%) Web Services
22 97 (9.80%) Web Design
23 93 (9.39%) OO
24 91 (9.19%) Git (software)
25 88 (8.89%) XML
26 86 (8.69%) WCF
27 84 (8.48%) UNIX
27 84 (8.48%) PHP
27 84 (8.48%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 60 (6.06%) SAS
2 50 (5.05%) CMS
3 41 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 34 (3.43%) Node.js
5 21 (2.12%) Apache
6 18 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 18 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (1.52%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.01%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.81%) IIS
13 8 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.61%) Moodle
14 6 (0.61%) Confluence
15 5 (0.51%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 48 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.62%) MS Office
4 11 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.81%) InDesign
5 8 (0.81%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.40%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.10%) SPSS
8 1 (0.10%) MS Project
8 1 (0.10%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 21 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.10%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.31%) Office 365
3 7 (0.71%) GitHub
4 6 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.30%) SaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.35%) HTTP
2 18 (1.82%) Intranet
3 8 (0.81%) Firewall
4 6 (0.61%) Wireless
5 5 (0.51%) Internet
5 5 (0.51%) LDAP
5 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.30%) SSL
6 3 (0.30%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.10%) CTI
7 1 (0.10%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 110 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (7.88%) Relational Database
4 72 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 71 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 69 (6.97%) MongoDB
7 58 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 58 (5.86%) Oracle Database
8 53 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 53 (5.35%) MySQL
9 50 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 45 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (3.84%) Neo4j
12 29 (2.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (2.83%) OLAP
14 26 (2.63%) NoSQL
15 24 (2.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 22 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
17 20 (2.02%) Base SAS
18 19 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 91 (9.19%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.16%) Visual Studio
3 57 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (5.56%) Subversion
5 48 (4.85%) NUnit
6 30 (3.03%) JUnit
7 27 (2.73%) Cucumber
8 26 (2.63%) Jenkins
9 24 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 24 (2.42%) Selenium
10 21 (2.12%) Toad
11 19 (1.92%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.82%) Capybara
13 17 (1.72%) IntelliJ
13 17 (1.72%) TeamCity
14 15 (1.52%) Maven
15 13 (1.31%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 8 (0.81%) NetBeans
18 7 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 140 (14.14%) Finance
2 24 (2.42%) Retail
3 15 (1.52%) Banking
4 14 (1.41%) Marketing
5 13 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.21%) Games
7 8 (0.81%) Back Office
8 7 (0.71%) Publishing
9 6 (0.61%) Electronics
10 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.20%) Legal
12 2 (0.20%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.10%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Billing
13 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (33.74%) HTML
2 297 (30.00%) .NET
3 257 (25.96%) CSS
4 167 (16.87%) jQuery
5 166 (16.77%) ASP.NET
6 102 (10.30%) REST
7 98 (9.90%) Web Services
8 88 (8.89%) XML
9 86 (8.69%) WCF
10 84 (8.48%) HTML5
11 78 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (7.78%) .NET Framework
13 76 (7.68%) CSS3
14 64 (6.46%) Hibernate
15 62 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 60 (6.06%) Entity Framework
17 58 (5.86%) AngularJS
18 51 (5.15%) JSON
19 48 (4.85%) Spring
20 39 (3.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (2.22%) User Experience
2 21 (2.12%) E-Learning
3 20 (2.02%) NHS
3 20 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (1.62%) Visualisation
5 15 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 12 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 9 (0.91%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 7 (0.71%) W3C
8 7 (0.71%) Credit Risk
8 7 (0.71%) Chemistry
8 7 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.61%) Life Science
10 5 (0.51%) Video Editing
10 5 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.40%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 108 (10.91%) Linux
2 84 (8.48%) UNIX
3 61 (6.16%) Mac OS X
4 44 (4.44%) Windows
5 26 (2.63%) Android
6 19 (1.92%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.62%) AIX
8 11 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.71%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.30%) zOS
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.10%) MVS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.10%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (23.13%) MVC
3 176 (17.78%) TDD
4 102 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (9.80%) Web Design
6 93 (9.39%) OO
7 83 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (7.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 76 (7.68%) Software Engineering
10 68 (6.87%) Scrum
11 61 (6.16%) ETL
12 56 (5.66%) Configuration Management
13 54 (5.45%) Web Development
14 51 (5.15%) Data Modelling
14 51 (5.15%) SDLC
15 48 (4.85%) BDD
16 46 (4.65%) Release Management
16 46 (4.65%) Unit Testing
16 46 (4.65%) Integration Testing
17 44 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 326 (32.93%) SQL
2 310 (31.31%) JavaScript
3 266 (26.87%) C#
4 254 (25.66%) Java
5 111 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 84 (8.48%) PHP
7 54 (5.45%) PL/SQL
8 40 (4.04%) PowerShell
9 39 (3.94%) Ruby
9 39 (3.94%) Apex Code
10 37 (3.74%) Python
11 35 (3.54%) VB
12 30 (3.03%) VB.NET
12 30 (3.03%) VB6
13 27 (2.73%) C++
14 23 (2.32%) C
15 22 (2.22%) VBA
16 12 (1.21%) Groovy
16 12 (1.21%) Perl
17 10 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (3.43%) Degree
2 32 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.51%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.10%) MCSD
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.10%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.30%) QEMU
2 3 (0.30%) KVM
3 1 (0.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (1.72%) Graylog
2 16 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.21%) Puppet
4 6 (0.61%) Ansible
5 4 (0.40%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.30%) SCCM
7 2 (0.20%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.10%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.10%) Nagios
8 1 (0.10%) Salt
8 1 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 132 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.52%) Oracle
3 39 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
4 27 (2.73%) Adobe
5 24 (2.42%) VMware
6 18 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 17 (1.72%) Akamai
7 17 (1.72%) New Relic
8 16 (1.62%) Zend
9 13 (1.31%) EPiServer
10 12 (1.21%) Xamarin
11 11 (1.11%) Informatica
11 11 (1.11%) IBM
12 10 (1.01%) hybris
13 6 (0.61%) jBASE
14 5 (0.51%) Lotus
15 4 (0.40%) Progress
15 4 (0.40%) Atlassian
15 4 (0.40%) Splunk
15 4 (0.40%) Tableau
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £100 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Explore Group
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £335 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago