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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 385 370 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.56% 25.08% 25.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.31% 26.71% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 226 259
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.70 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
1521 1385 1817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.08% 93.90% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 744 970
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 64 81
Average hourly rate £13.20 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £27.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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
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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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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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 0 237 £325 +8.33% 149
Bradford -2 42 £325 - 28
Halifax -4 27 £425 +13.33% 10
Huddersfield -3 6 £240 -12.72% 10
Ilkley - 2 £265 - 2
Castleford - - - - 2
Dewsbury - - - - 1
Otley - - - - 3
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 14
Wetherby - - - - 4
Bingley - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 275 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (31.16%) .NET
3 250 (29.07%) SQL
4 246 (28.60%) C#
5 218 (25.35%) SQL Server
6 210 (24.42%) JavaScript
7 203 (23.60%) HTML
7 203 (23.60%) MVC
8 180 (20.93%) CSS
9 178 (20.70%) Java
10 175 (20.35%) ASP.NET
11 159 (18.49%) Oracle
12 132 (15.35%) jQuery
13 129 (15.00%) XML
14 115 (13.37%) Web Services
15 102 (11.86%) PHP
16 97 (11.28%) Finance
17 80 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
17 80 (9.30%) WCF
18 75 (8.72%) OO
19 72 (8.37%) Software Engineering
20 71 (8.26%) HTML5
21 70 (8.14%) .NET Framework
22 68 (7.91%) Spring
23 65 (7.56%) TDD
24 63 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
24 63 (7.33%) J2EE
24 63 (7.33%) Microsoft
25 61 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
26 57 (6.63%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 57 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.81%) CMS
3 37 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 24 (2.79%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (1.98%) Apache
8 14 (1.63%) SAS
9 13 (1.51%) Drupal
10 12 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (1.28%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.16%) IIS
13 9 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
15 5 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.58%) Moodle
15 5 (0.58%) WordPress
15 5 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.86%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.81%) MS Office
5 4 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 27 (3.14%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.63%) Magento
3 10 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Lawson
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.23%) Force.com
3 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Heroku
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.44%) Internet
2 14 (1.63%) HTTP
2 14 (1.63%) Intranet
3 2 (0.23%) LDAP
3 2 (0.23%) FTP
3 2 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (5.47%) Oracle Database
7 43 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (4.77%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (4.53%) MySQL
10 35 (4.07%) Oracle BI EE
11 31 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (3.02%) DB2
13 25 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
15 20 (2.33%) Relational Database
16 18 (2.09%) Oracle OWB
17 15 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 15 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (1.74%) Star Schema
18 14 (1.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (6.40%) Visual Studio
2 46 (5.35%) Maven
3 41 (4.77%) Subversion
4 38 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (3.84%) Git (software)
6 21 (2.44%) JUnit
7 20 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (1.86%) ClearCase
9 15 (1.74%) ClearQuest
10 13 (1.51%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.28%) Xcode
11 11 (1.28%) Selenium
12 9 (1.05%) JIRA
13 7 (0.81%) NUnit
13 7 (0.81%) MSTest
13 7 (0.81%) Hudson
14 6 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 6 (0.70%) DbUnit
14 6 (0.70%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.58%) Cucumber
General
1 97 (11.28%) Finance
2 25 (2.91%) Retail
3 20 (2.33%) Marketing
3 20 (2.33%) Advertising
4 14 (1.63%) Banking
5 12 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 8 (0.93%) Back Office
6 8 (0.93%) Legal
7 5 (0.58%) Games
7 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.35%) Law
8 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.23%) Local Government
9 2 (0.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Publishing
10 1 (0.12%) Automotive
10 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (31.16%) .NET
2 203 (23.60%) HTML
3 180 (20.93%) CSS
4 175 (20.35%) ASP.NET
5 132 (15.35%) jQuery
6 129 (15.00%) XML
7 115 (13.37%) Web Services
8 80 (9.30%) WCF
9 71 (8.26%) HTML5
10 70 (8.14%) .NET Framework
11 68 (7.91%) Spring
12 63 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (7.33%) J2EE
13 53 (6.16%) Hibernate
14 51 (5.93%) WinForms
15 49 (5.70%) CSS3
16 40 (4.65%) REST
17 39 (4.53%) JSON
18 33 (3.84%) SOAP
19 30 (3.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.84%) Mobile App
2 33 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (2.79%) NHS
4 22 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 17 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.98%) iPhone
6 14 (1.63%) User Experience
7 13 (1.51%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.16%) iPad
10 8 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.81%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.70%) Open Source
12 6 (0.70%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.58%) E-Learning
13 5 (0.58%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.47%) W3C
14 4 (0.47%) VLE
14 4 (0.47%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 46 (5.35%) Linux
2 42 (4.88%) Android
3 41 (4.77%) Windows
4 36 (4.19%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.02%) UNIX
6 15 (1.74%) AIX
7 5 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) MVS
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (23.60%) MVC
3 80 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (8.72%) OO
5 72 (8.37%) Software Engineering
6 65 (7.56%) TDD
7 54 (6.28%) Web Development
8 49 (5.70%) Unit Testing
9 48 (5.58%) Scrum
10 46 (5.35%) ETL
11 45 (5.23%) E-Commerce
12 35 (4.07%) OOP
12 35 (4.07%) Data Modelling
13 31 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (3.49%) Migration
15 28 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (3.26%) Workflow
15 28 (3.26%) iOS Development
16 27 (3.14%) Mentoring
17 26 (3.02%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 250 (29.07%) SQL
2 246 (28.60%) C#
3 210 (24.42%) JavaScript
4 178 (20.70%) Java
5 102 (11.86%) PHP
6 54 (6.28%) PL/SQL
7 53 (6.16%) VB.NET
8 36 (4.19%) VB
9 34 (3.95%) T-SQL
10 28 (3.26%) VB6
11 21 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.98%) X++
13 16 (1.86%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.74%) Python
14 15 (1.74%) PHP5
15 12 (1.40%) VBA
16 11 (1.28%) C++
16 11 (1.28%) COBOL
17 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.58%) Degree
4 3 (0.35%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 159 (18.49%) Oracle
2 63 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.81%) Zend
4 32 (3.72%) IBM
5 15 (1.74%) Adobe
6 14 (1.63%) Perforce
7 12 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.28%) hybris
9 10 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 10 (1.16%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.81%) Appcelerator
11 6 (0.70%) Business Objects
11 6 (0.70%) Apple
12 5 (0.58%) Kofax
12 5 (0.58%) Twitter
13 4 (0.47%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.47%) Sencha
13 4 (0.47%) JBoss
13 4 (0.47%) Informatica
13 4 (0.47%) RedDot
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