The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 478 279 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.09% 20.65% 17.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.99% 21.80% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 157 184
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £13.40 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £38.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Developer
Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 377 £325 +12.06% 173
Bradford +3 42 £350 +16.66% 12
Halifax -1 12 £325 +4.83% 18
Huddersfield +1 10 £350 +12.00% 9
Wakefield +1 4 £300 -11.11% 8
Bingley - 2 £375 - 1
Wetherby - - - - 3
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Castleford - - - - 6
Dewsbury - - - - 1
Otley - - - -
Pontefract - - - - 1
Pudsey - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 284 (32.13%) SQL
2 268 (30.32%) .NET
3 265 (29.98%) SQL Server
4 243 (27.49%) JavaScript
5 231 (26.13%) C#
6 224 (25.34%) HTML
7 181 (20.48%) CSS
7 181 (20.48%) MVC
8 180 (20.36%) Java
9 168 (19.00%) PHP
10 151 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
11 150 (16.97%) jQuery
12 147 (16.63%) Oracle
12 147 (16.63%) ASP.NET
13 129 (14.59%) Web Services
14 112 (12.67%) HTML5
15 108 (12.22%) Finance
16 82 (9.28%) OO
17 80 (9.05%) VB.NET
18 79 (8.94%) XML
19 75 (8.48%) ETL
19 75 (8.48%) TDD
20 74 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
21 72 (8.14%) Microsoft
22 71 (8.03%) Zend
23 69 (7.81%) WCF
23 69 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 69 (7.81%) Scrum
24 68 (7.69%) PL/SQL
24 68 (7.69%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 39 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.49%) WebLogic
3 20 (2.26%) Drupal
3 20 (2.26%) CMS
4 19 (2.15%) Node.js
5 18 (2.04%) SAS
6 17 (1.92%) Apache
6 17 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 15 (1.70%) IIS
9 12 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.24%) WordPress
11 9 (1.02%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.79%) ColdFusion
13 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.45%) SugarCRM
14 4 (0.45%) OpenEdge
15 3 (0.34%) Moodle
15 3 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
15 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 19 (2.15%) MS Office
4 7 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 20 (2.26%) Magento
2 14 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.34%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.23%) Siebel Analytics
8 2 (0.23%) Lawson
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.11%) Agresso
9 1 (0.11%) HFM
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.45%) SaaS
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.11%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.49%) Internet
2 17 (1.92%) Intranet
3 15 (1.70%) DNS
4 14 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.58%) SSL
5 4 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.11%) LAN
6 1 (0.11%) WAN
6 1 (0.11%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) Firewall
6 1 (0.11%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (7.69%) MySQL
4 65 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 43 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
7 42 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 42 (4.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 41 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (2.49%) Oracle ODI
11 21 (2.38%) Relational Database
12 19 (2.15%) NoSQL
12 19 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
14 14 (1.58%) Base SAS
14 14 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 14 (1.58%) Oracle OWB
14 14 (1.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 58 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 40 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (3.17%) Maven
3 28 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.94%) Subversion
5 21 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
6 20 (2.26%) Jenkins
7 19 (2.15%) JUnit
8 14 (1.58%) PhoneGap
9 11 (1.24%) Hudson
10 10 (1.13%) NUnit
11 9 (1.02%) Toad
11 9 (1.02%) Selenium
11 9 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.79%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.79%) Xcode
13 5 (0.57%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.45%) JIRA
15 3 (0.34%) NetAdvantage
General
1 108 (12.22%) Finance
2 25 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 24 (2.71%) Back Office
4 17 (1.92%) Banking
4 17 (1.92%) Retail
5 11 (1.24%) Legal
6 7 (0.79%) Marketing
7 6 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.68%) Law
8 5 (0.57%) Advertising
8 5 (0.57%) Publishing
9 4 (0.45%) Local Government
9 4 (0.45%) Front Office
10 3 (0.34%) Games
10 3 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (30.32%) .NET
2 224 (25.34%) HTML
3 181 (20.48%) CSS
4 150 (16.97%) jQuery
5 147 (16.63%) ASP.NET
6 129 (14.59%) Web Services
7 112 (12.67%) HTML5
8 79 (8.94%) XML
9 69 (7.81%) WCF
10 67 (7.58%) WinForms
10 67 (7.58%) CSS3
11 62 (7.01%) Spring
12 61 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (6.22%) J2EE
14 47 (5.32%) Symfony
15 43 (4.86%) .NET Framework
16 38 (4.30%) Hibernate
17 37 (4.19%) SOAP
18 34 (3.85%) JSON
19 31 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (3.96%) Mobile App
2 25 (2.83%) NHS
3 19 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 18 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 17 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.13%) iPad
7 10 (1.13%) Open Source
8 9 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (0.90%) Social Media
10 7 (0.79%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.68%) iPhone
12 5 (0.57%) W3C
13 4 (0.45%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.45%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.45%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.79%) Windows
2 58 (6.56%) Linux
3 36 (4.07%) Android
4 34 (3.85%) UNIX
5 27 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.68%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.45%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (0.34%) Solaris
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (20.48%) MVC
2 151 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (9.28%) OO
4 75 (8.48%) ETL
4 75 (8.48%) TDD
5 74 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (7.81%) Scrum
7 67 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 52 (5.88%) Web Development
9 50 (5.66%) Unit Testing
10 47 (5.32%) OOP
11 36 (4.07%) SOA
12 35 (3.96%) Data Modelling
12 35 (3.96%) Responsive Web Design
13 31 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (3.17%) Migration
15 26 (2.94%) Android Development
15 26 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (2.94%) Kanban
15 26 (2.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 284 (32.13%) SQL
2 243 (27.49%) JavaScript
3 231 (26.13%) C#
4 180 (20.36%) Java
5 168 (19.00%) PHP
6 80 (9.05%) VB.NET
7 68 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 51 (5.77%) VB
9 46 (5.20%) T-SQL
10 41 (4.64%) Ruby
11 37 (4.19%) VB6
12 33 (3.73%) VBA
13 30 (3.39%) C++
14 23 (2.60%) Python
15 15 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.70%) COBOL
16 12 (1.36%) PHP5
17 10 (1.13%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.02%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (3.05%) Degree
2 7 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.34%) MCITP
3 3 (0.34%) MCTS
3 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.11%) MCP
4 1 (0.11%) OCP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.04%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 147 (16.63%) Oracle
2 72 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 71 (8.03%) Zend
4 25 (2.83%) Adobe
5 22 (2.49%) Perforce
6 16 (1.81%) IBM
7 11 (1.24%) Sencha
7 11 (1.24%) Apple
7 11 (1.24%) Informatica
8 9 (1.02%) hybris
8 9 (1.02%) Remedy
9 8 (0.90%) BMC
9 8 (0.90%) SAP
10 7 (0.79%) JBoss
11 6 (0.68%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.68%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.57%) Facebook
12 5 (0.57%) Twitter
12 5 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.45%) Kofax
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £330 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £250 - £312 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago