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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 567 390 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.01% 23.33% 24.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.66% 24.90% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 235 218
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £9.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+311.55% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.48 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
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
2127 1566 1460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.82% 93.66% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 955 776
Average daily rate £363 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 70 74
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £28.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 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 28 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 28 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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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 0 458 £350 +8.52% 167
Bradford -5 44 £350 +5.66% 10
Huddersfield +1 7 £335 -1.47% 6
Halifax -14 7 £375 -11.76% 8
Wakefield - 4 £281 - 3
Bingley - 1 £300 -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 460 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (35.54%) HTML
3 382 (35.17%) JavaScript
4 380 (34.99%) SQL
5 334 (30.76%) SQL Server
6 308 (28.36%) .NET
7 307 (28.27%) CSS
8 270 (24.86%) Java
9 261 (24.03%) C#
10 246 (22.65%) MVC
11 218 (20.07%) jQuery
12 205 (18.88%) TDD
13 176 (16.21%) ASP.NET
14 155 (14.27%) Finance
15 132 (12.15%) T-SQL
16 128 (11.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 127 (11.69%) Oracle
18 126 (11.60%) Microsoft
19 124 (11.42%) HTML5
20 123 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
21 108 (9.94%) Linux
21 108 (9.94%) Git (software)
22 104 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
23 103 (9.48%) PHP
24 101 (9.30%) E-Commerce
25 98 (9.02%) UNIX
26 96 (8.84%) AngularJS
27 94 (8.66%) OO
28 91 (8.38%) Web Services
29 90 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 82 (7.55%) SAS
2 75 (6.91%) CMS
3 51 (4.70%) Node.js
4 31 (2.85%) SharePoint
5 26 (2.39%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.03%) Apache
7 18 (1.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 18 (1.66%) Apache Solr
8 17 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 17 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.20%) Confluence
9 13 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.01%) JBoss
11 11 (1.01%) Drupal
11 11 (1.01%) WordPress
12 10 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.74%) IIS
14 7 (0.64%) CICS
Applications
1 39 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.74%) MS Office
5 7 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.55%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.092%) FastStats
10 1 (0.092%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.66%) Magento
3 5 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.092%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.092%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.03%) GitHub
2 10 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.55%) Office 365
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.25%) HTTP
2 8 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 8 (0.74%) Intranet
2 8 (0.74%) Internet
3 6 (0.55%) Firewall
3 6 (0.55%) SSL
4 4 (0.37%) LDAP
5 3 (0.28%) DNS
6 2 (0.18%) FTP
7 1 (0.092%) PBX
7 1 (0.092%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.092%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.092%) SSH
7 1 (0.092%) Skype
7 1 (0.092%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (30.76%) SQL Server
2 128 (11.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 86 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 78 (7.18%) MongoDB
5 77 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 71 (6.54%) MySQL
8 70 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 67 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 62 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
10 62 (5.71%) Oracle Database
11 50 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (3.04%) NoSQL
13 31 (2.85%) Base SAS
14 30 (2.76%) Neo4j
15 29 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (2.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 23 (2.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 22 (2.03%) OLAP
19 19 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 108 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 65 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 60 (5.52%) Subversion
5 53 (4.88%) NUnit
6 39 (3.59%) Cucumber
7 38 (3.50%) JUnit
8 34 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 31 (2.85%) Maven
10 28 (2.58%) Toad
11 25 (2.30%) Selenium
12 22 (2.03%) Eclipse
13 19 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
14 17 (1.57%) JIRA
15 15 (1.38%) GitLab
16 14 (1.29%) SpecFlow
17 13 (1.20%) Capybara
17 13 (1.20%) TeamCity
18 12 (1.10%) Mockito
18 12 (1.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 155 (14.27%) Finance
2 24 (2.21%) Retail
3 20 (1.84%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.47%) Marketing
5 15 (1.38%) Banking
6 13 (1.20%) Publishing
7 11 (1.01%) Games
7 11 (1.01%) Back Office
8 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.18%) Legal
10 2 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.092%) Advertising
11 1 (0.092%) Law
11 1 (0.092%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.092%) Front Office
11 1 (0.092%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (35.54%) HTML
2 308 (28.36%) .NET
3 307 (28.27%) CSS
4 218 (20.07%) jQuery
5 176 (16.21%) ASP.NET
6 124 (11.42%) HTML5
7 96 (8.84%) AngularJS
8 91 (8.38%) Web Services
9 90 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 88 (8.10%) CSS3
11 83 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 80 (7.37%) WCF
13 72 (6.63%) XML
14 67 (6.17%) Spring
15 60 (5.52%) .NET Framework
16 58 (5.34%) REST
17 54 (4.97%) Entity Framework
18 49 (4.51%) JSON
19 47 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 43 (3.96%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (3.68%) User Experience
2 32 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (1.93%) N-Tier
4 19 (1.75%) E-Learning
5 17 (1.57%) Visualisation
6 16 (1.47%) NHS
7 15 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.20%) EPoS
9 10 (0.92%) Data Integration
10 9 (0.83%) Credit Risk
10 9 (0.83%) Social Media
10 9 (0.83%) Mainframe
11 8 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.46%) W3C
12 5 (0.46%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.37%) iPhone
13 4 (0.37%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.28%) Life Science
14 3 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.94%) Linux
2 98 (9.02%) UNIX
3 62 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 25 (2.30%) Windows
5 17 (1.57%) Android
6 15 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.20%) AIX
8 4 (0.37%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.28%) zOS
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.092%) MVS
11 1 (0.092%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.092%) OS/390
11 1 (0.092%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (22.65%) MVC
3 205 (18.88%) TDD
4 123 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 94 (8.66%) OO
8 89 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
9 84 (7.73%) Web Design
10 78 (7.18%) Scrum
11 70 (6.45%) Data Modelling
12 69 (6.35%) Software Engineering
13 68 (6.26%) BDD
14 67 (6.17%) ETL
15 56 (5.16%) Configuration Management
15 56 (5.16%) SDLC
16 55 (5.06%) Unit Testing
17 42 (3.87%) Web Development
18 34 (3.13%) CRM
19 32 (2.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 382 (35.17%) JavaScript
2 380 (34.99%) SQL
3 270 (24.86%) Java
4 261 (24.03%) C#
5 132 (12.15%) T-SQL
6 103 (9.48%) PHP
7 70 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 50 (4.60%) PowerShell
9 47 (4.33%) C++
10 42 (3.87%) VB
11 40 (3.68%) Ruby
12 35 (3.22%) VB.NET
13 33 (3.04%) Python
13 33 (3.04%) C
14 22 (2.03%) VB6
15 20 (1.84%) VBA
16 13 (1.20%) Scala
17 11 (1.01%) Perl
17 11 (1.01%) Groovy
17 11 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 28 (2.58%) Degree
3 17 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.74%) BC Cleared
5 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.55%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.092%) MCSD
7 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (2.67%) QA
2 10 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.83%) Docker
3 5 (0.46%) Varnish
4 1 (0.092%) QEMU
4 1 (0.092%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.29%) Puppet
3 12 (1.10%) Graylog
4 9 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.74%) logstash
6 6 (0.55%) Ansible
6 6 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.28%) SCCM
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.092%) OpenView
9 1 (0.092%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.092%) MAINVIEW
9 1 (0.092%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.092%) Salt
Vendors
1 127 (11.69%) Oracle
2 126 (11.60%) Microsoft
3 42 (3.87%) Adobe
4 35 (3.22%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.84%) VMware
6 17 (1.57%) EPiServer
6 17 (1.57%) hybris
7 16 (1.47%) IBM
8 12 (1.10%) Informatica
8 12 (1.10%) Akamai
8 12 (1.10%) New Relic
9 8 (0.74%) Google
10 7 (0.64%) Teradata
10 7 (0.64%) Lotus
11 6 (0.55%) BEA
11 6 (0.55%) ATG
12 4 (0.37%) Omniture
12 4 (0.37%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.28%) Netezza
13 3 (0.28%) Zend
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Rate: 300-360 Per Day call for details
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £225 - £255 per day + competitive
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Rate: £475 - £510 per day
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Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
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Pudsey
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Rate: £450 - £510 per day
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Hotfoot Recruitment
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MA Associates Worldwide
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Staffworx Ltd
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