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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 569 525 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.45% 26.25% 28.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.71% 27.69% 30.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 362 355
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.55 £35.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.66% +22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £35.15 £22.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £35.50 £31.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
1915 1896 1677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.75% 94.80% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1192 1095
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 72
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 474 £390 +11.42% 166
Bradford +5 32 £450 +28.57% 9
Bingley - 11 £320 -
Wakefield -1 9 £313 +35.86% 6
Halifax -9 5 £400 +23.07% 3
Castleford - 4 £340 -
Pudsey - 1 - - 2
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 477 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (34.79%) Java
3 311 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 289 (27.47%) TDD
5 253 (24.05%) HTML
6 227 (21.58%) .NET
7 224 (21.29%) SQL
7 224 (21.29%) CSS
8 221 (21.01%) SQL Server
9 207 (19.68%) C#
10 164 (15.59%) Spring
11 147 (13.97%) MVC
12 119 (11.31%) Linux
13 115 (10.93%) ASP.NET
14 112 (10.65%) AngularJS
15 108 (10.27%) Web Development
16 107 (10.17%) Scrum
17 103 (9.79%) PHP
17 103 (9.79%) HTML5
18 101 (9.60%) Git (software)
19 100 (9.51%) Oracle
20 96 (9.13%) XML
21 93 (8.84%) Finance
22 91 (8.65%) jQuery
22 91 (8.65%) Front End Development
23 90 (8.56%) RESTful
23 90 (8.56%) Hibernate
24 89 (8.46%) Node.js
25 87 (8.27%) T-SQL
26 85 (8.08%) Microsoft

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 89 (8.46%) Node.js
2 39 (3.71%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.52%) SAS
4 32 (3.04%) WebSphere
5 28 (2.66%) Apache
6 27 (2.57%) CMS
7 23 (2.19%) Drupal
8 18 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.71%) WordPress
9 17 (1.62%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.33%) JBoss
11 11 (1.05%) Confluence
11 11 (1.05%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 8 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
15 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.67%) Mule
16 6 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (2.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) MS Office
3 6 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.38%) MS Project
6 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.095%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.62%) Magento
2 14 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.095%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.095%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.095%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.43%) GitHub
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
5 1 (0.095%) AdWords
5 1 (0.095%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.095%) IaaS
5 1 (0.095%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.095%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.42%) HTTP
2 8 (0.76%) DNS
2 8 (0.76%) FTP
2 8 (0.76%) Internet
3 5 (0.48%) LDAP
4 3 (0.29%) DSL
4 3 (0.29%) Intranet
4 3 (0.29%) Network Security
5 2 (0.19%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.99%) MongoDB
3 54 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (4.66%) MySQL
5 45 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (3.90%) NoSQL
7 39 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 34 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 31 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (2.19%) Base SAS
14 18 (1.71%) MS Access
15 15 (1.43%) CouchDB
15 15 (1.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 12 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (1.05%) Neo4j
18 10 (0.95%) Hazelcast
18 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 101 (9.60%) Git (software)
2 78 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 73 (6.94%) Maven
4 57 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (3.80%) JUnit
6 37 (3.52%) Visual Studio
7 32 (3.04%) JIRA
8 31 (2.95%) Subversion
9 25 (2.38%) Grunt
9 25 (2.38%) gulp
10 24 (2.28%) Mockito
11 22 (2.09%) Selenium
12 16 (1.52%) Ant
12 16 (1.52%) Hamcrest
13 14 (1.33%) Mocha
14 12 (1.14%) Android Studio
15 11 (1.05%) Appium
15 11 (1.05%) Jasmine
15 11 (1.05%) SonarQube
16 10 (0.95%) Cucumber
General
1 93 (8.84%) Finance
2 51 (4.85%) Retail
3 27 (2.57%) Games
4 21 (2.00%) Banking
5 9 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 7 (0.67%) Online Betting
7 6 (0.57%) Marketing
7 6 (0.57%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.48%) Back Office
8 5 (0.48%) Legal
9 4 (0.38%) Advertising
10 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.29%) Publishing
11 2 (0.19%) Billing
11 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.095%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.095%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.095%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (24.05%) HTML
2 227 (21.58%) .NET
3 224 (21.29%) CSS
4 164 (15.59%) Spring
5 115 (10.93%) ASP.NET
6 112 (10.65%) AngularJS
7 103 (9.79%) HTML5
8 96 (9.13%) XML
9 91 (8.65%) jQuery
10 90 (8.56%) Hibernate
10 90 (8.56%) RESTful
11 85 (8.08%) CSS3
12 83 (7.89%) Web Services
13 81 (7.70%) REST
14 67 (6.37%) RabbitMQ
15 65 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 61 (5.80%) React
17 58 (5.51%) WCF
18 45 (4.28%) JSON
19 44 (4.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 66 (6.27%) User Experience
2 59 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 27 (2.57%) Algorithms
5 19 (1.81%) iPad
5 19 (1.81%) iPhone
6 15 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 15 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.33%) Replication
8 13 (1.24%) Animation
9 12 (1.14%) Cryptography
10 11 (1.05%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.05%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.95%) NHS
12 9 (0.86%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.76%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.48%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.48%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 119 (11.31%) Linux
2 60 (5.70%) Windows
3 54 (5.13%) Unix
4 35 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 32 (3.04%) Android
6 16 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.19%) AIX
8 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.095%) CentOS
9 1 (0.095%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (27.47%) TDD
3 147 (13.97%) MVC
4 108 (10.27%) Web Development
5 107 (10.17%) Scrum
6 91 (8.65%) Front End Development
7 82 (7.79%) Unit Testing
8 75 (7.13%) BDD
9 74 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (6.94%) DevOps
11 72 (6.84%) OO
12 68 (6.46%) Software Engineering
13 59 (5.61%) E-Commerce
14 58 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (5.32%) Open Source
16 53 (5.04%) ETL
16 53 (5.04%) Responsive Web Design
16 53 (5.04%) Web Design
17 52 (4.94%) Microservices
18 45 (4.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 366 (34.79%) Java
2 311 (29.56%) JavaScript
3 224 (21.29%) SQL
4 207 (19.68%) C#
5 103 (9.79%) PHP
6 87 (8.27%) T-SQL
7 65 (6.18%) Python
8 42 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 40 (3.80%) Ruby
10 37 (3.52%) Scala
11 33 (3.14%) C++
12 21 (2.00%) C
12 21 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 20 (1.90%) ES6
13 20 (1.90%) VB
14 19 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 19 (1.81%) Perl
15 15 (1.43%) ECMAScript
16 14 (1.33%) VBA
17 12 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 58 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 25 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.33%) BC Cleared
4 12 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.67%) Degree
6 4 (0.38%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.095%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.095%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.095%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.95%) QA
4 1 (0.095%) FINREP
4 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (1.81%) Docker
2 11 (1.05%) vSphere
3 5 (0.48%) Varnish
4 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.095%) HDFS
5 1 (0.095%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 66 (6.27%) Puppet
2 14 (1.33%) logstash
2 14 (1.33%) ZABBIX
3 12 (1.14%) Piwik
4 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.38%) Ansible
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.095%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.095%) Mesos
7 1 (0.095%) Nagios
7 1 (0.095%) Opsview
7 1 (0.095%) Salt
Vendors
1 100 (9.51%) Oracle
2 85 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.76%) IBM
4 26 (2.47%) Atlassian
5 18 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 18 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 16 (1.52%) Informatica
7 14 (1.33%) Apple
8 13 (1.24%) SAP
8 13 (1.24%) Zend
9 8 (0.76%) Google
10 5 (0.48%) ATG
10 5 (0.48%) BEA
10 5 (0.48%) Cognos
10 5 (0.48%) hybris
10 5 (0.48%) Splunk
11 4 (0.38%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.38%) Sybase
11 4 (0.38%) VMware
12 3 (0.29%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £30.00 - £40.00 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago