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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 485 428 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.06% 24.77% 26.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.33% 26.19% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 301 259
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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 1634 1471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.99% 94.56% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1129 889
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 59 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.00 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 396 £375 +7.14% 164
Halifax +7 24 £325 -7.14% 5
Bradford -6 21 £313 +4.16% 33
Wakefield +2 6 £360 +12.78% 6
Huddersfield 0 6 £350 +40.00% 11
Bingley - 6 £220 -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 467 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (32.96%) HTML
3 352 (32.68%) Java
4 325 (30.18%) .NET
5 322 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 305 (28.32%) C#
7 283 (26.28%) CSS
8 267 (24.79%) SQL
9 233 (21.63%) SQL Server
10 217 (20.15%) TDD
11 206 (19.13%) MVC
12 168 (15.60%) ASP.NET
13 151 (14.02%) HTML5
14 146 (13.56%) Linux
15 134 (12.44%) Spring
16 132 (12.26%) Finance
17 126 (11.70%) Oracle
18 125 (11.61%) jQuery
19 112 (10.40%) Web Services
20 110 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
21 101 (9.38%) PHP
22 99 (9.19%) Git (software)
23 97 (9.01%) Microsoft
24 95 (8.82%) Front End Development
25 93 (8.64%) AngularJS
26 92 (8.54%) Maven
27 89 (8.26%) Scrum
28 87 (8.08%) CSS3
29 86 (7.99%) XML
30 82 (7.61%) E-Commerce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (6.31%) Node.js
1 68 (6.31%) SAS
2 57 (5.29%) CMS
3 39 (3.62%) Apache
4 34 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 28 (2.60%) Drupal
6 27 (2.51%) WordPress
7 23 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 23 (2.14%) WebSphere
8 19 (1.76%) JBoss
9 15 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (1.21%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.11%) Confluence
11 12 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.11%) Umbraco
12 11 (1.02%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.93%) Kentico
13 10 (0.93%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.84%) MS Office
2 9 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.093%) InDesign
6 1 (0.093%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (2.32%) Magento
2 15 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.093%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.093%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.093%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.093%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.67%) GitHub
4 6 (0.56%) AdWords
4 6 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.093%) IaaS
7 1 (0.093%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.90%) HTTP
2 21 (1.95%) Internet
3 11 (1.02%) LDAP
4 7 (0.65%) Bluetooth
4 7 (0.65%) Intranet
5 5 (0.46%) FTP
6 4 (0.37%) DNS
6 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.28%) DSL
8 2 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.093%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.43%) MySQL
3 70 (6.50%) MongoDB
4 63 (5.85%) NoSQL
5 60 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (3.99%) Relational Database
9 40 (3.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 38 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 36 (3.34%) Base SAS
12 32 (2.97%) Oracle Database
13 30 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (2.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 27 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 16 (1.49%) MS Access
18 16 (1.49%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 99 (9.19%) Git (software)
2 92 (8.54%) Maven
3 81 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 66 (6.13%) Visual Studio
5 62 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (5.11%) Subversion
7 47 (4.36%) JUnit
8 27 (2.51%) JIRA
9 24 (2.23%) Eclipse
10 23 (2.14%) Mockito
11 22 (2.04%) Selenium
12 19 (1.76%) Grunt
13 16 (1.49%) Ant
14 14 (1.30%) Firebug
15 12 (1.11%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.11%) Mocha
16 11 (1.02%) Hamcrest
16 11 (1.02%) SonarQube
17 10 (0.93%) Appium
17 10 (0.93%) gulp
General
1 132 (12.26%) Finance
2 29 (2.69%) Retail
3 19 (1.76%) Publishing
4 17 (1.58%) Banking
5 11 (1.02%) Games
5 11 (1.02%) Marketing
6 10 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.65%) Back Office
9 5 (0.46%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.28%) Advertising
10 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.28%) Legal
11 2 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.093%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (32.96%) HTML
2 325 (30.18%) .NET
3 283 (26.28%) CSS
4 168 (15.60%) ASP.NET
5 151 (14.02%) HTML5
6 134 (12.44%) Spring
7 125 (11.61%) jQuery
8 112 (10.40%) Web Services
9 93 (8.64%) AngularJS
10 87 (8.08%) CSS3
11 86 (7.99%) XML
12 75 (6.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (6.59%) WCF
14 69 (6.41%) Hibernate
15 67 (6.22%) REST
16 64 (5.94%) .NET Framework
17 57 (5.29%) Sass
18 46 (4.27%) RESTful
19 42 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
20 38 (3.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.92%) User Experience
2 49 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 19 (1.76%) Credit Risk
4 19 (1.76%) Data Integration
5 18 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 17 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.30%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.21%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.02%) iPad
10 10 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.74%) Ontologies
11 8 (0.74%) Replication
12 7 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.65%) EPoS
12 7 (0.65%) iPhone
13 6 (0.56%) Animation
14 5 (0.46%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.46%) Cryptography
14 5 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 146 (13.56%) Linux
2 74 (6.87%) Unix
3 57 (5.29%) Windows
4 42 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 26 (2.41%) Android
6 23 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.74%) AIX
8 7 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.093%) CentOS
11 1 (0.093%) webOS
11 1 (0.093%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (20.15%) TDD
3 206 (19.13%) MVC
4 110 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
5 95 (8.82%) Front End Development
6 89 (8.26%) Scrum
7 82 (7.61%) E-Commerce
8 74 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (6.69%) DevOps
10 63 (5.85%) BDD
11 62 (5.76%) Analytics
12 59 (5.48%) Unit Testing
13 55 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
14 54 (5.01%) Open Source
15 53 (4.92%) OO
16 52 (4.83%) Web Design
17 51 (4.74%) Software Engineering
18 47 (4.36%) ETL
19 37 (3.44%) SOA
20 36 (3.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 352 (32.68%) Java
2 322 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 305 (28.32%) C#
4 267 (24.79%) SQL
5 101 (9.38%) PHP
6 77 (7.15%) T-SQL
7 70 (6.50%) Python
8 63 (5.85%) Ruby
9 54 (5.01%) C++
10 40 (3.71%) PL/SQL
11 33 (3.06%) VB
11 33 (3.06%) VB.NET
12 31 (2.88%) Scala
13 28 (2.60%) C
14 20 (1.86%) Perl
15 16 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.21%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.21%) VBA
17 9 (0.84%) FQL
18 8 (0.74%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 77 (7.15%) Security Cleared
2 43 (3.99%) SC Cleared
3 18 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (1.58%) Degree
5 14 (1.30%) BC Cleared
6 7 (0.65%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.093%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.093%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.093%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (1.58%) QA
3 16 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.28%) WCAG
5 1 (0.093%) FINREP
5 1 (0.093%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.93%) vSphere
2 8 (0.74%) Varnish
3 5 (0.46%) Docker
4 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.093%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.093%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (5.29%) Puppet
2 18 (1.67%) ZABBIX
3 14 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 14 (1.30%) logstash
3 14 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 13 (1.21%) Piwik
5 8 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
6 7 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.093%) Ansible
9 1 (0.093%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.093%) Nagios
9 1 (0.093%) Oozie
9 1 (0.093%) Opsview
9 1 (0.093%) Salt
Vendors
1 126 (11.70%) Oracle
2 97 (9.01%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.69%) Atlassian
4 20 (1.86%) IBM
5 17 (1.58%) Adobe
5 17 (1.58%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.02%) Google
7 11 (1.02%) hybris
8 7 (0.65%) ATG
8 7 (0.65%) BEA
8 7 (0.65%) SAP
9 6 (0.56%) Apple
9 6 (0.56%) Cognos
9 6 (0.56%) Teradata
9 6 (0.56%) Zend
10 5 (0.46%) Cloudera
10 5 (0.46%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.46%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.37%) DevExpress
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £510 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £340.00 - £380.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago