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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 370 433 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.11% 27.05% 21.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.74% 28.85% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 270 202
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -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
1702 1501 1539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.50% 93.75% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1121 896 776
Average daily rate £373 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 94
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -1 265 £356 +14.67% 104
Bradford -3 42 £300 +6.19% 11
Halifax -5 8 £350 -24.32% 16
Huddersfield -1 6 £300 - 11
Wakefield -3 3 £275 -8.33% 16
Pudsey +1 1 - -
Bingley -4 1 £423 +12.66%
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 2
Wetherby - - - - 3
Brighouse - - - -
Castleford - - - - 4
Dewsbury - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 267 (35.51%) .NET
2 245 (32.58%) HTML
3 228 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
4 224 (29.79%) SQL
5 223 (29.65%) C#
6 221 (29.39%) JavaScript
7 199 (26.46%) SQL Server
8 196 (26.06%) ASP.NET
9 182 (24.20%) CSS
10 167 (22.21%) MVC
11 154 (20.48%) Java
12 118 (15.69%) Oracle
13 113 (15.03%) jQuery
14 108 (14.36%) Web Services
15 90 (11.97%) XML
16 84 (11.17%) Finance
17 81 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 73 (9.71%) Microsoft
19 72 (9.57%) .NET Framework
20 71 (9.44%) Web Development
20 71 (9.44%) WCF
20 71 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 71 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
21 66 (8.78%) TDD
22 65 (8.64%) Linux
23 63 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
24 58 (7.71%) HTML5
24 58 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 56 (7.45%) Hibernate
26 55 (7.31%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 48 (6.38%) CMS
2 47 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.72%) WebSphere
4 26 (3.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (3.06%) SAS
6 13 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.73%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (1.46%) Apache
8 9 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.06%) Node.js
9 8 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
10 7 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.93%) Kentico
11 6 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
11 6 (0.80%) JBoss
12 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 37 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.66%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.13%) MS Office
4 8 (1.06%) InfoPath
5 7 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
5 7 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.80%) InDesign
7 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.40%) Magento
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.27%) Force.com
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) Route 53
5 1 (0.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.86%) HTTP
2 14 (1.86%) Internet
3 11 (1.46%) Intranet
4 5 (0.66%) Firewall
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.27%) CTI
6 1 (0.13%) LDAP
6 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 45 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (5.32%) MongoDB
8 38 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (4.79%) MySQL
10 33 (4.39%) Oracle Database
11 28 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 25 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (3.32%) Neo4j
13 23 (3.06%) DB2
14 20 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (2.66%) NoSQL
15 18 (2.39%) OLAP
16 16 (2.13%) Oracle OWB
16 16 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
17 15 (1.99%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 54 (7.18%) Subversion
2 36 (4.79%) Visual Studio
2 36 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (4.52%) Git (software)
4 25 (3.32%) JUnit
5 15 (1.99%) ClearCase
5 15 (1.99%) ClearQuest
6 10 (1.33%) Maven
6 10 (1.33%) Xcode
6 10 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.20%) MSTest
7 9 (1.20%) JMeter
8 7 (0.93%) DbUnit
9 6 (0.80%) NUnit
9 6 (0.80%) Selenium
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.66%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.66%) Bazaar
10 5 (0.66%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 84 (11.17%) Finance
2 29 (3.86%) Retail
3 18 (2.39%) Banking
4 15 (1.99%) Marketing
5 11 (1.46%) Advertising
6 7 (0.93%) Multimedia
7 6 (0.80%) Publishing
8 5 (0.66%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.53%) Games
9 4 (0.53%) Back Office
10 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.40%) Automotive
10 3 (0.40%) Law
11 2 (0.27%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (35.51%) .NET
2 245 (32.58%) HTML
3 196 (26.06%) ASP.NET
4 182 (24.20%) CSS
5 113 (15.03%) jQuery
6 108 (14.36%) Web Services
7 90 (11.97%) XML
8 81 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (9.57%) .NET Framework
10 71 (9.44%) WCF
11 58 (7.71%) HTML5
12 56 (7.45%) Hibernate
13 55 (7.31%) REST
14 46 (6.12%) CSS3
15 44 (5.85%) JSON
16 39 (5.19%) J2EE
16 39 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 39 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
17 36 (4.79%) Spring
18 32 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.59%) NHS
2 35 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.93%) Mainframe
5 17 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.73%) E-Learning
6 13 (1.73%) User Experience
7 12 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.60%) iPhone
7 12 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.06%) Credit Risk
9 7 (0.93%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.80%) GIS
10 6 (0.80%) iPad
11 5 (0.66%) W3C
11 5 (0.66%) Smartcard
11 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.64%) Linux
2 48 (6.38%) UNIX
3 39 (5.19%) Android
4 28 (3.72%) Mac OS X
4 28 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.32%) Windows
6 19 (2.53%) AIX
7 6 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (22.21%) MVC
3 71 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (9.44%) Web Development
4 66 (8.78%) TDD
5 53 (7.05%) Mentoring
6 46 (6.12%) Web Design
7 44 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (5.59%) Software Engineering
9 41 (5.45%) Scrum
10 40 (5.32%) Automated Testing
11 39 (5.19%) ETL
12 38 (5.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 37 (4.92%) OO
14 35 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
15 31 (4.12%) Unit Testing
16 28 (3.72%) Android Development
17 27 (3.59%) Configuration Management
17 27 (3.59%) SOA
17 27 (3.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 224 (29.79%) SQL
2 223 (29.65%) C#
3 221 (29.39%) JavaScript
4 154 (20.48%) Java
5 52 (6.91%) T-SQL
6 51 (6.78%) PHP
7 30 (3.99%) Python
8 16 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 16 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 15 (1.99%) VB
9 15 (1.99%) VBA
10 14 (1.86%) Ruby
11 13 (1.73%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.46%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.33%) C++
14 9 (1.20%) C
14 9 (1.20%) VB6
15 7 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.80%) PHP5
17 4 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (3.59%) Security Cleared
2 15 (1.99%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.20%) Degree
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.40%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.27%) MCTS
6 1 (0.13%) MCITP
6 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.46%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.80%) OpenIDM
2 5 (0.66%) Puppet
3 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.27%) Graphite
5 1 (0.13%) Salt
5 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 118 (15.69%) Oracle
2 73 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.19%) IBM
4 16 (2.13%) Adobe
5 14 (1.86%) hybris
6 11 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.20%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.06%) Zend
9 6 (0.80%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.80%) Appcelerator
10 5 (0.66%) Sencha
10 5 (0.66%) Splunk
10 5 (0.66%) Cisco
10 5 (0.66%) ATG
10 5 (0.66%) Open Text
10 5 (0.66%) RedDot
11 4 (0.53%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.53%) Twitter
12 3 (0.40%) Jaspersoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £200 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £200 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Henderson Drake
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago