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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 436 554 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.63% 25.20% 21.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.01% 26.74% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 364 240
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £18.38 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.16% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
1453 2072 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.27% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1357 1108
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 88 72
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £9.50 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +1 364 £400 +6.66% 136
Bradford +5 19 £320 -3.75% 11
Halifax +2 18 £325 -3.34% 12
Huddersfield -1 7 £325 -1.51% 8
Wakefield 0 6 £388 +23.01% 9
Pudsey -1 4 £550 +14.58%
Dewsbury - 1 - - 3
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 462 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (37.65%) JavaScript
3 353 (31.95%) HTML
4 344 (31.13%) Java
5 333 (30.14%) CSS
6 254 (22.99%) SQL
7 227 (20.54%) .NET
8 212 (19.19%) C#
9 206 (18.64%) TDD
10 200 (18.10%) SQL Server
11 183 (16.56%) AngularJS
12 181 (16.38%) MVC
13 177 (16.02%) HTML5
14 150 (13.57%) Front End Development
15 147 (13.30%) CSS3
15 147 (13.30%) Scrum
16 131 (11.86%) ASP.NET
17 125 (11.31%) Git (software)
17 125 (11.31%) RESTful
18 123 (11.13%) Spring
19 122 (11.04%) Web Development
20 114 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
21 113 (10.23%) Node.js
22 108 (9.77%) Scala
22 108 (9.77%) Oracle
23 102 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 98 (8.87%) Microsoft
25 97 (8.78%) React
26 93 (8.42%) User Experience
26 93 (8.42%) Jenkins

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 (3.71%) CMS
2 31 (2.81%) Confluence
3 30 (2.71%) Mule
4 22 (1.99%) Mule ESB
4 22 (1.99%) WordPress
5 17 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.18%) Drupal
8 12 (1.09%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.09%) SAS
9 11 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.81%) Apache
10 9 (0.81%) Apache Solr
10 9 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (0.72%) nginx
12 7 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.54%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.72%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.090%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.09%) Magento
3 9 (0.81%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.090%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.090%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.90%) GitHub
2 19 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.27%) Office 365
6 2 (0.18%) Google Play
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) iTunes
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle CX
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.090%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.090%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.89%) HTTP
2 9 (0.81%) Internet
3 6 (0.54%) LDAP
4 3 (0.27%) Network Security
4 3 (0.27%) SMTP
5 2 (0.18%) FTP
5 2 (0.18%) Intranet
6 1 (0.090%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.090%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.090%) Wireless
6 1 (0.090%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 102 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
4 62 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 61 (5.52%) NoSQL
6 60 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 57 (5.16%) MySQL
8 55 (4.98%) Relational Database
9 43 (3.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
14 22 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (1.72%) Hadoop
17 16 (1.45%) OLAP
18 14 (1.27%) Power BI
19 13 (1.18%) Redis
20 12 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 125 (11.31%) Git (software)
2 93 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 58 (5.25%) JUnit
4 49 (4.43%) JIRA
5 42 (3.80%) Subversion
6 35 (3.17%) Maven
7 34 (3.08%) Grunt
8 33 (2.99%) Jasmine
9 32 (2.90%) gulp
10 28 (2.53%) Selenium
11 25 (2.26%) Visual Studio
12 17 (1.54%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.18%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.09%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.00%) Vagrant
17 9 (0.81%) Mockito
18 8 (0.72%) IntelliJ
18 8 (0.72%) NUnit
19 7 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 76 (6.88%) Finance
2 34 (3.08%) Advertising
3 18 (1.63%) Banking
3 18 (1.63%) Retail
4 17 (1.54%) Games
5 13 (1.18%) Marketing
6 12 (1.09%) Publishing
7 11 (1.00%) Back Office
8 9 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.63%) Law
10 6 (0.54%) Legal
11 5 (0.45%) Billing
12 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.090%) Electronics
14 1 (0.090%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (31.95%) HTML
2 333 (30.14%) CSS
3 227 (20.54%) .NET
4 183 (16.56%) AngularJS
5 177 (16.02%) HTML5
6 147 (13.30%) CSS3
7 131 (11.86%) ASP.NET
8 125 (11.31%) RESTful
9 123 (11.13%) Spring
10 113 (10.23%) Node.js
11 97 (8.78%) React
12 91 (8.24%) jQuery
13 81 (7.33%) JSON
14 74 (6.70%) REST
15 62 (5.61%) Web Services
15 62 (5.61%) XML
16 61 (5.52%) Hibernate
17 59 (5.34%) .NET Framework
18 57 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 56 (5.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.42%) User Experience
2 50 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.43%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (1.99%) Visualisation
6 15 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 11 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 8 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.63%) iPad
10 7 (0.63%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.54%) iPhone
11 6 (0.54%) NHS
11 6 (0.54%) Statistics
12 5 (0.45%) Replication
13 4 (0.36%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.36%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 77 (6.97%) Linux
2 39 (3.53%) Android
3 38 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 34 (3.08%) Unix
5 16 (1.45%) Windows
6 14 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.090%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.090%) OS/400
8 1 (0.090%) VMS
8 1 (0.090%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (41.81%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (18.64%) TDD
3 181 (16.38%) MVC
4 150 (13.57%) Front End Development
5 147 (13.30%) Scrum
6 122 (11.04%) Web Development
7 114 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 80 (7.24%) Open Source
10 79 (7.15%) ETL
11 78 (7.06%) E-Commerce
12 77 (6.97%) BDD
13 74 (6.70%) OO
13 74 (6.70%) Software Engineering
14 56 (5.07%) Web Design
15 55 (4.98%) Data Modelling
16 53 (4.80%) Pair Programming
16 53 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
17 46 (4.16%) Unit Testing
18 43 (3.89%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 416 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 344 (31.13%) Java
3 254 (22.99%) SQL
4 212 (19.19%) C#
5 108 (9.77%) Scala
6 89 (8.05%) T-SQL
7 79 (7.15%) Ruby
8 78 (7.06%) PHP
9 62 (5.61%) Python
10 24 (2.17%) Groovy
11 21 (1.90%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.54%) Objective-C
13 16 (1.45%) C
14 15 (1.36%) Clojure
15 13 (1.18%) Apple Swift
15 13 (1.18%) VBA
16 11 (1.00%) ES6
17 10 (0.90%) C++
17 10 (0.90%) VB
18 9 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (2.71%) Security Cleared
2 18 (1.63%) Degree
3 12 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (0.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.18%) CCA
7 2 (0.18%) MCITP
8 1 (0.090%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.090%) CCNP
8 1 (0.090%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.090%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.090%) MCSE
8 1 (0.090%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 13 (1.18%) QA
3 6 (0.54%) SDET
4 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.18%) FATCA
6 1 (0.090%) HL7
6 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.090%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (1.18%) Docker
3 5 (0.45%) Varnish
4 3 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.090%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.090%) Firmware
6 1 (0.090%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Management
2 33 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 23 (2.08%) Puppet
4 8 (0.72%) Ansible
5 7 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.54%) vRealize
7 3 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.090%) Grafana
9 1 (0.090%) Kibana
9 1 (0.090%) logstash
9 1 (0.090%) Nagios
9 1 (0.090%) SCCM
9 1 (0.090%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (9.77%) Oracle
2 98 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 47 (4.25%) Google
4 31 (2.81%) MuleSoft
5 26 (2.35%) Netezza
6 24 (2.17%) Tableau
7 18 (1.63%) Sitecore
8 13 (1.18%) Adobe
9 12 (1.09%) SAP
10 10 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.81%) VMware
12 8 (0.72%) Splunk
13 7 (0.63%) Cognos
13 7 (0.63%) Zend
14 6 (0.54%) IBM
15 4 (0.36%) Sybase
16 3 (0.27%) ServiceNow
16 3 (0.27%) Twitter
17 2 (0.18%) Cloudera
17 2 (0.18%) Kony
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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The Bridge Ltd
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - 550 per day
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