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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 499 405 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.00% 25.23% 19.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.22% 26.89% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 278 155
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £380 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.75 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £130.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1651 1506 1328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.65% 93.83% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 926 640
Average daily rate £370 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 56 97
Average hourly rate £13.13 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.80 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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 -1 373 £350 +9.37% 180
Bradford -5 37 £300 -1.63% 18
Halifax +3 23 £350 +12.00% 10
Huddersfield 0 8 £175 -50.00% 16
Wakefield -2 2 £375 -6.25% 14
Dewsbury 0 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - - 3
Wetherby - - - - 6
Bingley - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Castleford - - - - 7
Keighley - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 322 (36.51%) HTML
2 317 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
3 285 (32.31%) .NET
4 272 (30.84%) JavaScript
5 242 (27.44%) SQL
6 240 (27.21%) C#
7 229 (25.96%) Java
8 221 (25.06%) CSS
9 195 (22.11%) SQL Server
10 191 (21.66%) ASP.NET
11 190 (21.54%) MVC
12 124 (14.06%) TDD
12 124 (14.06%) REST
13 122 (13.83%) jQuery
14 110 (12.47%) Finance
15 105 (11.90%) Linux
16 100 (11.34%) Web Services
17 96 (10.88%) Microsoft
18 92 (10.43%) Web Design
19 91 (10.32%) Oracle
20 89 (10.09%) Hibernate
21 84 (9.52%) XML
21 84 (9.52%) UNIX
22 82 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (9.30%) Relational Database
23 78 (8.84%) MongoDB
23 78 (8.84%) Web Development
24 74 (8.39%) PHP
25 73 (8.28%) T-SQL
26 72 (8.16%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 47 (5.33%) CMS
2 45 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.74%) SAS
4 18 (2.04%) Node.js
5 16 (1.81%) Apache
6 14 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.25%) Kentico
8 11 (1.25%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.02%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
12 7 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.79%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle BPEL
13 6 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
14 5 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 50 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.72%) Photoshop
3 18 (2.04%) MS Office
4 9 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
5 8 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.91%) InDesign
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.34%) Magento
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.36%) Office 365
3 6 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Route 53
6 1 (0.11%) Heroku
6 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.46%) HTTP
2 14 (1.59%) Intranet
3 6 (0.68%) Firewall
3 6 (0.68%) Wireless
4 4 (0.45%) Internet
5 3 (0.34%) LDAP
6 2 (0.23%) CTI
7 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 82 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 78 (8.84%) MongoDB
4 71 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (6.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (5.44%) Neo4j
7 48 (5.44%) MySQL
8 37 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (3.85%) Oracle Database
10 25 (2.83%) NoSQL
11 23 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (1.93%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 15 (1.70%) OLAP
16 14 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (1.36%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 68 (7.71%) Subversion
2 67 (7.60%) Git (software)
3 45 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (4.42%) Visual Studio
5 26 (2.95%) JUnit
6 17 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 17 (1.93%) NUnit
7 16 (1.81%) Maven
8 15 (1.70%) Selenium
9 11 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.13%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.91%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.91%) JMeter
13 7 (0.79%) Capybara
13 7 (0.79%) Grunt
13 7 (0.79%) IntelliJ
13 7 (0.79%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.68%) Xcode
General
1 110 (12.47%) Finance
2 22 (2.49%) Retail
3 11 (1.25%) Banking
3 11 (1.25%) Marketing
4 8 (0.91%) Electronics
4 8 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (0.79%) Games
5 7 (0.79%) Publishing
6 6 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 5 (0.57%) Advertising
8 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.34%) Automotive
9 3 (0.34%) Back Office
10 2 (0.23%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.23%) Law
10 2 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (36.51%) HTML
2 285 (32.31%) .NET
3 221 (25.06%) CSS
4 191 (21.66%) ASP.NET
5 124 (14.06%) REST
6 122 (13.83%) jQuery
7 100 (11.34%) Web Services
8 89 (10.09%) Hibernate
9 84 (9.52%) XML
10 82 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (8.16%) .NET Framework
11 72 (8.16%) WCF
12 65 (7.37%) HTML5
13 55 (6.24%) CSS3
14 49 (5.56%) JAX-RS
15 45 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 43 (4.88%) JSON
17 42 (4.76%) Spring
18 40 (4.54%) J2EE
19 39 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.54%) NHS
2 23 (2.61%) Mobile App
3 21 (2.38%) E-Learning
4 20 (2.27%) User Experience
4 20 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (1.93%) Open Source
6 9 (1.02%) Data Structures
7 8 (0.91%) Visualisation
7 8 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 7 (0.79%) Algorithms
8 7 (0.79%) iPhone
8 7 (0.79%) Chemistry
9 6 (0.68%) PKI
9 6 (0.68%) Smartcard
9 6 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.57%) W3C
11 4 (0.45%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.45%) Ontologies
11 4 (0.45%) Video Editing
11 4 (0.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 105 (11.90%) Linux
2 84 (9.52%) UNIX
3 65 (7.37%) Mac OS X
4 39 (4.42%) Windows
5 32 (3.63%) Android
6 17 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (1.13%) AIX
9 6 (0.68%) CentOS
10 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (21.54%) MVC
3 124 (14.06%) TDD
4 92 (10.43%) Web Design
5 78 (8.84%) Web Development
6 72 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 72 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 61 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (6.46%) Mentoring
9 53 (6.01%) Configuration Management
10 52 (5.90%) Scrum
11 47 (5.33%) Unit Testing
12 45 (5.10%) Software Engineering
13 44 (4.99%) OO
14 43 (4.88%) Integration Testing
14 43 (4.88%) Release Management
15 39 (4.42%) CRM
16 38 (4.31%) BDD
17 35 (3.97%) ETL
18 32 (3.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (30.84%) JavaScript
2 242 (27.44%) SQL
3 240 (27.21%) C#
4 229 (25.96%) Java
5 74 (8.39%) PHP
6 73 (8.28%) T-SQL
7 41 (4.65%) Apex Code
8 37 (4.20%) Python
9 28 (3.17%) Ruby
10 23 (2.61%) VB
11 21 (2.38%) VB.NET
12 20 (2.27%) VBA
13 18 (2.04%) C
14 17 (1.93%) VB6
15 16 (1.81%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.36%) C++
17 9 (1.02%) PHP5
18 8 (0.91%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.79%) Embedded C
19 7 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (3.63%) VCP4
2 29 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.72%) Degree
4 9 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.23%) MCTS
8 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.34%) QEMU
2 3 (0.34%) KVM
2 3 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.79%) Puppet
1 7 (0.79%) Graylog
1 7 (0.79%) OpenIDM
2 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.45%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.23%) Graphite
5 1 (0.11%) Salt
5 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.32%) Oracle
3 46 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (2.38%) Adobe
5 20 (2.27%) Xamarin
6 17 (1.93%) Zend
7 15 (1.70%) hybris
8 10 (1.13%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.13%) VMware
9 7 (0.79%) Akamai
9 7 (0.79%) Splunk
9 7 (0.79%) New Relic
9 7 (0.79%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.79%) IBM
10 6 (0.68%) jBASE
10 6 (0.68%) Cisco
10 6 (0.68%) Appcelerator
11 5 (0.57%) Sencha
12 4 (0.45%) ATG
13 3 (0.34%) JD Edwards
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago