The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 664 532 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.69% 24.81% 23.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.74% 26.05% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 395 233
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £38.52 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +328.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +7.84%
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
1968 2042 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.90% 95.24% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1428 1006
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 65 57
Median hourly rate £12.82 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 537 £400 +21.21% 154
Halifax +14 38 £338 -15.62% 4
Bradford 0 33 £388 +19.23% 14
Bingley +2 5 £400 -
Pudsey - 4 £475 -
Wakefield -7 3 £213 -29.16% 9
Wetherby - 3 - - 4
Huddersfield +3 2 £310 -7.46% 8
Castleford - 1 £340 - 1
Elland - 1 £205 -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 610 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (38.68%) JavaScript
3 435 (35.05%) Java
4 358 (28.85%) TDD
5 354 (28.53%) HTML
6 337 (27.16%) CSS
7 247 (19.90%) SQL
8 242 (19.50%) SQL Server
9 241 (19.42%) .NET
10 218 (17.57%) C#
11 198 (15.95%) AngularJS
12 192 (15.47%) Spring
13 168 (13.54%) MVC
14 163 (13.13%) Node.js
15 154 (12.41%) Front End Development
16 150 (12.09%) HTML5
17 149 (12.01%) Web Development
18 144 (11.60%) Scrum
19 142 (11.44%) React
20 138 (11.12%) Git (software)
21 134 (10.80%) ASP.NET
22 132 (10.64%) RESTful
23 131 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
24 130 (10.48%) CSS3
25 127 (10.23%) Hibernate
26 121 (9.75%) jQuery
27 119 (9.59%) BDD
28 116 (9.35%) Oracle
29 114 (9.19%) PHP
30 110 (8.86%) Linux

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (3.46%) CMS
2 31 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 25 (2.01%) SAS
4 24 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (1.85%) Drupal
6 22 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 22 (1.77%) WordPress
7 20 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (1.37%) Apache
8 17 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 15 (1.21%) Apache Spark
10 12 (0.97%) Confluence
11 10 (0.81%) Jetty
12 9 (0.73%) JBoss
13 8 (0.64%) IBM Transformation Extender
13 8 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.56%) MS Office
2 7 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (0.97%) Magento
2 11 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (0.56%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.081%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.081%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.081%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.50%) GitHub
2 22 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.40%) IaaS
4 5 (0.40%) PaaS
5 4 (0.32%) SaaS
6 3 (0.24%) Office 365
7 2 (0.16%) Google Play
8 1 (0.081%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.081%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.081%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.63%) HTTP
2 9 (0.73%) LDAP
3 8 (0.64%) Internet
4 7 (0.56%) DNS
5 6 (0.48%) FTP
6 4 (0.32%) Network Security
7 3 (0.24%) Intranet
8 1 (0.081%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.081%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 88 (7.09%) MongoDB
3 57 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 52 (4.19%) NoSQL
6 50 (4.03%) MySQL
7 49 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 20 (1.61%) CouchDB
14 19 (1.53%) Redis
15 17 (1.37%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 15 (1.21%) Base SAS
17 14 (1.13%) MS Access
17 14 (1.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 138 (11.12%) Git (software)
2 96 (7.74%) Jenkins
3 54 (4.35%) Maven
4 46 (3.71%) JUnit
4 46 (3.71%) Subversion
5 38 (3.06%) gulp
5 38 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (2.66%) JIRA
7 30 (2.42%) Visual Studio
8 28 (2.26%) Grunt
9 27 (2.18%) Mockito
10 26 (2.10%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.37%) Mercurial
12 15 (1.21%) TestNG
13 14 (1.13%) Cucumber
14 13 (1.05%) Android Studio
14 13 (1.05%) Vagrant
15 12 (0.97%) Ant
15 12 (0.97%) Selenium
16 11 (0.89%) Gradle
General
1 100 (8.06%) Finance
2 47 (3.79%) Retail
3 39 (3.14%) Games
4 27 (2.18%) Banking
5 12 (0.97%) Advertising
6 11 (0.89%) Marketing
7 10 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 10 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.56%) Back Office
8 7 (0.56%) Publishing
9 6 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.40%) Billing
11 4 (0.32%) Legal
12 3 (0.24%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.081%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.081%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.081%) Law
13 1 (0.081%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (28.53%) HTML
2 337 (27.16%) CSS
3 241 (19.42%) .NET
4 198 (15.95%) AngularJS
5 192 (15.47%) Spring
6 163 (13.13%) Node.js
7 150 (12.09%) HTML5
8 142 (11.44%) React
9 134 (10.80%) ASP.NET
10 132 (10.64%) RESTful
11 130 (10.48%) CSS3
12 127 (10.23%) Hibernate
13 121 (9.75%) jQuery
14 93 (7.49%) Web Services
15 89 (7.17%) XML
16 79 (6.37%) REST
17 76 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
18 64 (5.16%) JSON
19 54 (4.35%) LESS
20 51 (4.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.49%) User Experience
2 83 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.01%) Algorithms
5 24 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.77%) iPhone
7 20 (1.61%) iPad
8 18 (1.45%) Replication
9 16 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 16 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 14 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 12 (0.97%) NHS
12 11 (0.89%) Animation
12 11 (0.89%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.73%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.64%) Computer Science
14 8 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
15 7 (0.56%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.56%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 110 (8.86%) Linux
2 72 (5.80%) Unix
3 52 (4.19%) Windows
4 50 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.63%) Android
6 23 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 358 (28.85%) TDD
3 168 (13.54%) MVC
4 154 (12.41%) Front End Development
5 149 (12.01%) Web Development
6 144 (11.60%) Scrum
7 131 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
8 119 (9.59%) BDD
9 100 (8.06%) OO
10 95 (7.66%) Unit Testing
11 87 (7.01%) Software Engineering
12 86 (6.93%) Open Source
13 70 (5.64%) Pair Programming
14 66 (5.32%) Microservices
15 65 (5.24%) Web Design
16 63 (5.08%) High Availability
17 62 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 60 (4.83%) ETL
19 58 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
20 54 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 480 (38.68%) JavaScript
2 435 (35.05%) Java
3 247 (19.90%) SQL
4 218 (17.57%) C#
5 114 (9.19%) PHP
6 88 (7.09%) T-SQL
7 73 (5.88%) Python
8 68 (5.48%) Scala
9 60 (4.83%) Ruby
10 34 (2.74%) C++
11 32 (2.58%) C
11 32 (2.58%) ES6
12 30 (2.42%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.01%) Groovy
14 19 (1.53%) ECMAScript
15 18 (1.45%) Clojure
16 15 (1.21%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.13%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.05%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (2.74%) Security Cleared
2 15 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (0.73%) Degree
3 9 (0.73%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.48%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.32%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.081%) CISSP
7 1 (0.081%) CLAS
7 1 (0.081%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.081%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (1.37%) QA
3 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (1.77%) Docker
2 18 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.81%) Varnish
3 10 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.32%) vSphere
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.081%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.081%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.081%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (4.67%) Puppet
2 19 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
3 16 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 13 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.97%) Ansible
6 6 (0.48%) logstash
7 3 (0.24%) Piwik
7 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.081%) Grafana
9 1 (0.081%) Kibana
9 1 (0.081%) Mesos
9 1 (0.081%) Nagios
9 1 (0.081%) SCCM
9 1 (0.081%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (9.35%) Oracle
2 75 (6.04%) Microsoft
3 28 (2.26%) Sitecore
4 21 (1.69%) SAP
5 19 (1.53%) IBM
6 17 (1.37%) Google
7 15 (1.21%) Informatica
8 13 (1.05%) Apple
9 12 (0.97%) Zend
10 11 (0.89%) Red Hat
10 11 (0.89%) VMware
11 8 (0.64%) Sybase
12 7 (0.56%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.56%) Splunk
13 6 (0.48%) Netezza
14 5 (0.40%) Cognos
14 5 (0.40%) Sony
14 5 (0.40%) Sun
14 5 (0.40%) Virgin Media
15 4 (0.32%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £275 - £340 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £345.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
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