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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 610 552 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.64% 26.60% 27.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.82% 28.01% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 404 324
Median daily rate £393 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.55 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.15% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £29.89 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £45.00 £31.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.11%
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
1979 1971 1717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.16% 94.99% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1372 1309 1140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 65 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 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 28 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 0 512 £396 +15.62% 153
Bradford +2 29 £450 +28.57% 15
Halifax -3 14 £375 +20.00% 8
Bingley +3 11 £363 -
Wakefield -5 4 £325 +41.30% 7
Castleford - 4 £340 -
Elland - 1 £205 -
Pudsey - 1 - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 535 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (35.78%) Java
3 362 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 326 (29.53%) TDD
5 271 (24.55%) HTML
6 246 (22.28%) CSS
7 227 (20.56%) .NET
8 226 (20.47%) SQL Server
9 225 (20.38%) SQL
10 204 (18.48%) C#
11 184 (16.67%) Spring
12 146 (13.22%) MVC
13 132 (11.96%) AngularJS
14 126 (11.41%) Scrum
15 120 (10.87%) Linux
16 118 (10.69%) Web Development
17 116 (10.51%) ASP.NET
18 115 (10.42%) HTML5
19 113 (10.24%) Hibernate
20 111 (10.05%) Git (software)
21 109 (9.87%) Node.js
22 106 (9.60%) Front End Development
22 106 (9.60%) PHP
23 105 (9.51%) jQuery
24 104 (9.42%) RESTful
25 102 (9.24%) Finance
26 101 (9.15%) BDD
27 100 (9.06%) CSS3
28 99 (8.97%) Oracle
28 99 (8.97%) Continuous Integration

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
1 109 (9.87%) Node.js
2 35 (3.17%) SAS
3 33 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 32 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 30 (2.72%) CMS
6 25 (2.26%) Apache
7 20 (1.81%) Drupal
7 20 (1.81%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.63%) WordPress
9 15 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.27%) Confluence
10 14 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.09%) OpenStack
13 11 (1.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 9 (0.82%) JBoss
15 8 (0.72%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.72%) Jetty
15 8 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
16 7 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.82%) MS Office
3 7 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.36%) MS Project
6 3 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.36%) Magento
2 13 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.36%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.091%) Pivotal CRM
7 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.99%) GitHub
3 19 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.27%) Google Play
5 2 (0.18%) Office 365
6 1 (0.091%) AdWords
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.091%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.091%) IaaS
6 1 (0.091%) SaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.091%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.17%) HTTP
2 9 (0.82%) FTP
3 8 (0.72%) DNS
3 8 (0.72%) Internet
4 4 (0.36%) LDAP
5 3 (0.27%) Intranet
5 3 (0.27%) Network Security
6 2 (0.18%) DSL
7 1 (0.091%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.091%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 53 (4.80%) MySQL
4 51 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (3.99%) NoSQL
6 41 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 36 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 29 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.99%) Base SAS
13 22 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (1.63%) MS Access
15 17 (1.54%) CouchDB
16 15 (1.36%) Redis
17 13 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 11 (1.00%) Neo4j
19 10 (0.91%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 111 (10.05%) Git (software)
2 91 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 68 (6.16%) Maven
4 50 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (4.08%) JUnit
6 40 (3.62%) Subversion
7 34 (3.08%) JIRA
7 34 (3.08%) Visual Studio
8 30 (2.72%) gulp
8 30 (2.72%) Mockito
9 29 (2.63%) Grunt
10 18 (1.63%) Selenium
11 17 (1.54%) Ant
12 15 (1.36%) Jasmine
12 15 (1.36%) Mocha
13 14 (1.27%) Android Studio
13 14 (1.27%) Hamcrest
14 12 (1.09%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.09%) Mercurial
14 12 (1.09%) SonarQube
General
1 102 (9.24%) Finance
2 51 (4.62%) Retail
3 28 (2.54%) Games
4 24 (2.17%) Banking
5 9 (0.82%) Marketing
5 9 (0.82%) Retail Banking
6 7 (0.63%) Back Office
7 6 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.54%) Online Betting
7 6 (0.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.45%) Advertising
9 4 (0.36%) Legal
9 4 (0.36%) Publishing
10 2 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.091%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.091%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.091%) Law
11 1 (0.091%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (24.55%) HTML
2 246 (22.28%) CSS
3 227 (20.56%) .NET
4 184 (16.67%) Spring
5 132 (11.96%) AngularJS
6 116 (10.51%) ASP.NET
7 115 (10.42%) HTML5
8 113 (10.24%) Hibernate
9 105 (9.51%) jQuery
10 104 (9.42%) RESTful
11 100 (9.06%) CSS3
12 92 (8.33%) React
13 90 (8.15%) XML
14 89 (8.06%) Web Services
15 85 (7.70%) REST
16 65 (5.89%) RabbitMQ
17 59 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (4.71%) WCF
19 50 (4.53%) Sass
20 49 (4.44%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (6.70%) User Experience
2 64 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 28 (2.54%) Algorithms
5 20 (1.81%) iPad
5 20 (1.81%) iPhone
6 18 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 14 (1.27%) Replication
9 13 (1.18%) Animation
9 13 (1.18%) NHS
10 12 (1.09%) Cryptography
10 12 (1.09%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.72%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
13 7 (0.63%) e-Learning
13 7 (0.63%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.45%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 120 (10.87%) Linux
2 61 (5.53%) Unix
2 61 (5.53%) Windows
3 36 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 31 (2.81%) Android
5 18 (1.63%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (29.53%) TDD
3 146 (13.22%) MVC
4 126 (11.41%) Scrum
5 118 (10.69%) Web Development
6 106 (9.60%) Front End Development
7 101 (9.15%) BDD
8 99 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (8.42%) Unit Testing
10 89 (8.06%) OO
11 83 (7.52%) Software Engineering
12 68 (6.16%) DevOps
13 60 (5.43%) Microservices
13 60 (5.43%) Open Source
14 58 (5.25%) E-Commerce
15 55 (4.98%) Responsive Web Design
16 54 (4.89%) Web Design
17 53 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (4.80%) ETL
18 46 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 395 (35.78%) Java
2 362 (32.79%) JavaScript
3 225 (20.38%) SQL
4 204 (18.48%) C#
5 106 (9.60%) PHP
6 86 (7.79%) T-SQL
7 71 (6.43%) Python
8 49 (4.44%) Ruby
9 39 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 36 (3.26%) Scala
11 33 (2.99%) C++
12 24 (2.17%) ES6
13 23 (2.08%) C
14 20 (1.81%) Perl
15 19 (1.72%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.63%) VB
17 17 (1.54%) ECMAScript
17 17 (1.54%) VBA
18 15 (1.36%) Groovy
19 13 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (4.98%) Security Cleared
2 26 (2.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (1.09%) Degree
5 10 (0.91%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.36%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.091%) CISSP
7 1 (0.091%) CLAS
7 1 (0.091%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.091%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.091%) ISEB
7 1 (0.091%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (1.09%) QA
3 9 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.091%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (2.17%) Docker
2 11 (1.00%) vSphere
3 7 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.45%) Varnish
5 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.091%) HDFS
6 1 (0.091%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 72 (6.52%) Puppet
2 15 (1.36%) logstash
3 13 (1.18%) Piwik
4 10 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.72%) Ansible
6 8 (0.72%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.091%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.091%) Mesos
8 1 (0.091%) Salt
Vendors
1 99 (8.97%) Oracle
2 79 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 24 (2.17%) IBM
4 21 (1.90%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 18 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.36%) Informatica
7 15 (1.36%) SAP
8 14 (1.27%) Apple
9 12 (1.09%) Zend
10 8 (0.72%) Google
10 8 (0.72%) VMware
11 6 (0.54%) Splunk
12 5 (0.45%) Cognos
12 5 (0.45%) Sony
12 5 (0.45%) Virgin Media
13 4 (0.36%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.36%) Sybase
14 3 (0.27%) SaltStack
14 3 (0.27%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £170.00 - £200.00 per day + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago