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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 410 472 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.51% 24.14% 24.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.82% 25.35% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 314 293
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
1375 1862 1604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.62% 95.24% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 1236 1112
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 61
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 +1 356 £375 - 165
Halifax -3 11 £325 - 17
Bradford +1 7 £320 -1.53% 15
Wakefield +4 6 £425 +18.21% 8
Pudsey -1 4 £550 -
Huddersfield -4 3 £355 +1.42% 4
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 406 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 296 (31.56%) Java
4 277 (29.53%) HTML
5 257 (27.40%) CSS
6 227 (24.20%) SQL
7 197 (21.00%) .NET
8 173 (18.44%) C#
9 167 (17.80%) SQL Server
10 156 (16.63%) HTML5
11 149 (15.88%) TDD
11 149 (15.88%) MVC
12 148 (15.78%) AngularJS
13 136 (14.50%) CSS3
14 123 (13.11%) Scrum
15 117 (12.47%) Front End Development
16 114 (12.15%) RESTful
17 111 (11.83%) Spring
18 110 (11.73%) Git (software)
19 100 (10.66%) ASP.NET
19 100 (10.66%) Microsoft
20 96 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 94 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
22 93 (9.91%) Oracle
23 86 (9.17%) Jenkins
24 83 (8.85%) REST
24 83 (8.85%) Web Development
25 82 (8.74%) OO
25 82 (8.74%) User Experience
26 78 (8.32%) Python

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 41 (4.37%) Mule
2 34 (3.62%) Confluence
3 30 (3.20%) CMS
4 24 (2.56%) Mule ESB
4 24 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.71%) Apache
6 14 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.17%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.17%) WordPress
9 10 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.85%) SAS
11 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.53%) nginx
13 4 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.43%) JBoss
13 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.32%) Plone
Applications
1 36 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.64%) MS Office
4 4 (0.43%) MS Project
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.85%) Visualfiles
3 6 (0.64%) Magento
4 5 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.32%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.45%) GitHub
2 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.85%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Google Play
6 2 (0.21%) iTunes
6 2 (0.21%) Office 365
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle CX
6 2 (0.21%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.37%) HTTP
2 14 (1.49%) Internet
3 4 (0.43%) Intranet
3 4 (0.43%) SMTP
4 2 (0.21%) DNS
4 2 (0.21%) FTP
4 2 (0.21%) LDAP
4 2 (0.21%) Network Security
5 1 (0.11%) Firewall
5 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.11%) SSH
5 1 (0.11%) Wireless
5 1 (0.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 96 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 64 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 54 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (5.54%) MongoDB
7 51 (5.44%) MySQL
7 51 (5.44%) Relational Database
8 35 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 32 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (2.03%) Oracle ODI
14 17 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (1.49%) OLAP
16 13 (1.39%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.39%) Redis
17 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 110 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 51 (5.44%) JIRA
3 51 (5.44%) JUnit
4 41 (4.37%) Grunt
4 41 (4.37%) Subversion
5 34 (3.62%) Maven
6 29 (3.09%) Selenium
7 27 (2.88%) gulp
8 24 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 24 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 19 (2.03%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.28%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.17%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.07%) JMeter
12 10 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (1.07%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.85%) Mockito
14 7 (0.75%) PHPUnit
15 6 (0.64%) RSpec
General
1 67 (7.14%) Finance
2 31 (3.30%) Advertising
3 14 (1.49%) Retail
4 13 (1.39%) Marketing
5 12 (1.28%) Banking
5 12 (1.28%) Publishing
6 9 (0.96%) Back Office
6 9 (0.96%) Law
6 9 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.64%) Billing
7 6 (0.64%) Legal
8 4 (0.43%) Games
9 2 (0.21%) Automotive
9 2 (0.21%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.11%) Electronics
10 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (29.53%) HTML
2 257 (27.40%) CSS
3 197 (21.00%) .NET
4 156 (16.63%) HTML5
5 148 (15.78%) AngularJS
6 136 (14.50%) CSS3
7 114 (12.15%) RESTful
8 111 (11.83%) Spring
9 100 (10.66%) ASP.NET
10 83 (8.85%) REST
11 77 (8.21%) React
12 75 (8.00%) Node.js
13 67 (7.14%) jQuery
14 63 (6.72%) JSON
15 57 (6.08%) Web Services
16 52 (5.54%) .NET Framework
17 51 (5.44%) Hibernate
18 46 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 44 (4.69%) XML
20 43 (4.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.74%) User Experience
2 41 (4.37%) Mobile App
3 30 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (1.92%) Visualisation
6 13 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.28%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.07%) NHS
9 9 (0.96%) Data Centre
9 9 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.64%) RIA
11 4 (0.43%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.43%) iPhone
11 4 (0.43%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.43%) Tandem
12 3 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.32%) Data Conversion
12 3 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (7.04%) Linux
2 29 (3.09%) Android
3 26 (2.77%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.56%) Unix
5 14 (1.49%) Windows
6 10 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.11%) OS/400
8 1 (0.11%) Solaris
8 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (15.88%) MVC
2 149 (15.88%) TDD
3 123 (13.11%) Scrum
4 117 (12.47%) Front End Development
5 94 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (8.85%) Web Development
7 82 (8.74%) OO
8 77 (8.21%) E-Commerce
9 73 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 68 (7.25%) ETL
12 57 (6.08%) BDD
13 56 (5.97%) Open Source
14 48 (5.12%) Data Modelling
15 47 (5.01%) Responsive Web Design
15 47 (5.01%) Web Design
16 42 (4.48%) Unit Testing
17 35 (3.73%) Microservices
18 33 (3.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 336 (35.82%) JavaScript
2 296 (31.56%) Java
3 227 (24.20%) SQL
4 173 (18.44%) C#
5 78 (8.32%) Python
5 78 (8.32%) Scala
6 77 (8.21%) T-SQL
7 67 (7.14%) Ruby
8 65 (6.93%) PHP
9 17 (1.81%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.60%) Apple Swift
10 15 (1.60%) Groovy
10 15 (1.60%) Objective-C
11 13 (1.39%) VBA
12 10 (1.07%) TypeScript
12 10 (1.07%) VB
13 9 (0.96%) C
13 9 (0.96%) C++
14 7 (0.75%) Clojure
14 7 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 33 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 20 (2.13%) Degree
3 9 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.21%) CCA
7 2 (0.21%) MCITP
8 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) CCNP
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) MCSE
8 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (0.85%) QA
3 6 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.64%) SDET
4 2 (0.21%) FATCA
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (2.13%) Docker
2 8 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) vCloud
5 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
1 28 (2.99%) Puppet
2 27 (2.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 10 (1.07%) Ansible
3 10 (1.07%) vRealize
4 8 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.32%) Salt
6 2 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.21%) Nagios
6 2 (0.21%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 100 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 93 (9.91%) Oracle
3 44 (4.69%) Google
4 35 (3.73%) MuleSoft
5 25 (2.67%) Tableau
6 21 (2.24%) Netezza
7 13 (1.39%) Adobe
7 13 (1.39%) VMware
8 11 (1.17%) Splunk
8 11 (1.17%) Zend
9 10 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.96%) IBM
10 9 (0.96%) SAP
10 9 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.75%) Cognos
12 4 (0.43%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.32%) Sage
13 3 (0.32%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.32%) Twitter
14 2 (0.21%) Apple
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £440 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £240 - £290 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £430 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday