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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 657 560 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.67% 25.07% 23.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.78% 26.20% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 406 235
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 £299 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £37.04 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +311.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.76% +6.41%
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
1945 2137 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.72% 95.66% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1475 978
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 72
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.12 £9.43 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 0 528 £400 +14.28% 131
Bradford +5 47 £363 +3.57% 13
Halifax +21 34 £325 -13.33% 7
Wakefield -4 5 £213 -24.44% 10
Huddersfield +1 3 £236 -29.47% 7
Pudsey - 3 £475 - 1
Wetherby - 3 - - 2
Bingley +3 1 - - 1
Castleford - 1 - - 1
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 607 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 501 (39.89%) JavaScript
3 424 (33.76%) Java
4 385 (30.65%) HTML
5 376 (29.94%) CSS
6 351 (27.95%) TDD
7 245 (19.51%) .NET
8 231 (18.39%) SQL Server
9 228 (18.15%) C#
10 227 (18.07%) SQL
11 197 (15.68%) Spring
12 196 (15.61%) HTML5
13 183 (14.57%) AngularJS
14 180 (14.33%) MVC
15 173 (13.77%) Scrum
16 171 (13.61%) CSS3
17 168 (13.38%) Front End Development
18 155 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
19 153 (12.18%) React
20 147 (11.70%) Node.js
20 147 (11.70%) RESTful
21 145 (11.54%) Web Development
22 133 (10.59%) ASP.NET
23 128 (10.19%) Git (software)
24 122 (9.71%) Hibernate
25 120 (9.55%) jQuery
26 119 (9.47%) Oracle
26 119 (9.47%) BDD
27 117 (9.32%) User Experience
28 109 (8.68%) OO

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 52 (4.14%) CMS
2 27 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (1.99%) SAS
3 25 (1.99%) WordPress
4 24 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 22 (1.75%) Drupal
6 20 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.35%) Confluence
9 16 (1.27%) Apache Solr
9 16 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.19%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.96%) Jetty
12 10 (0.80%) Apache
13 9 (0.72%) Mule
14 7 (0.56%) nginx
14 7 (0.56%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.48%) IBM Transformation Extender
16 5 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.72%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.16%) MS Office
6 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.080%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.080%) MS Project
6 1 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.88%) Magento
2 7 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.40%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.16%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.080%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.080%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.26%) GitHub
2 19 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.40%) IaaS
4 5 (0.40%) PaaS
5 4 (0.32%) SaaS
6 3 (0.24%) Office 365
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.080%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.080%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.080%) Slack
8 1 (0.080%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.66%) HTTP
2 10 (0.80%) LDAP
3 7 (0.56%) Internet
4 4 (0.32%) FTP
4 4 (0.32%) Network Security
5 3 (0.24%) DNS
5 3 (0.24%) SMTP
6 2 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.080%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.080%) Wireless
7 1 (0.080%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.080%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 79 (6.29%) MongoDB
3 68 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 60 (4.78%) Relational Database
5 58 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (3.90%) MySQL
7 48 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 20 (1.59%) Redis
12 20 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (1.35%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
14 16 (1.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 15 (1.19%) CouchDB
16 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 128 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 96 (7.64%) Jenkins
3 62 (4.94%) JUnit
4 44 (3.50%) Subversion
5 42 (3.34%) Maven
6 37 (2.95%) JIRA
7 28 (2.23%) gulp
8 26 (2.07%) Jasmine
9 25 (1.99%) Visual Studio
10 24 (1.91%) Grunt
11 23 (1.83%) Mercurial
12 21 (1.67%) Mockito
13 20 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.27%) TestNG
15 14 (1.11%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.11%) Vagrant
16 11 (0.88%) NUnit
17 10 (0.80%) Android Studio
17 10 (0.80%) Gradle
18 9 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 94 (7.48%) Finance
2 43 (3.42%) Games
3 41 (3.26%) Retail
4 30 (2.39%) Banking
5 17 (1.35%) Advertising
6 15 (1.19%) Marketing
7 11 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.72%) Publishing
9 6 (0.48%) Back Office
9 6 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.40%) Billing
10 5 (0.40%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.24%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.080%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.080%) Electronics
13 1 (0.080%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.080%) Law
13 1 (0.080%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (30.65%) HTML
2 376 (29.94%) CSS
3 245 (19.51%) .NET
4 197 (15.68%) Spring
5 196 (15.61%) HTML5
6 183 (14.57%) AngularJS
7 171 (13.61%) CSS3
8 153 (12.18%) React
9 147 (11.70%) Node.js
9 147 (11.70%) RESTful
10 133 (10.59%) ASP.NET
11 122 (9.71%) Hibernate
12 120 (9.55%) jQuery
13 86 (6.85%) Web Services
14 85 (6.77%) XML
15 82 (6.53%) JSON
15 82 (6.53%) REST
16 71 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
17 57 (4.54%) Ajax
18 54 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 117 (9.32%) User Experience
2 86 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 29 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (1.91%) Algorithms
6 21 (1.67%) iPhone
7 18 (1.43%) iPad
8 15 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 12 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 12 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.80%) Data Integration
11 10 (0.80%) NHS
12 9 (0.72%) Animation
12 9 (0.72%) Cryptography
12 9 (0.72%) Replication
13 8 (0.64%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
14 7 (0.56%) Credit Risk
15 5 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (7.32%) Linux
2 52 (4.14%) Unix
3 51 (4.06%) Apple iOS
4 47 (3.74%) Android
5 39 (3.11%) Windows
6 16 (1.27%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.080%) OS/400
8 1 (0.080%) VMS
8 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (27.95%) TDD
3 180 (14.33%) MVC
4 173 (13.77%) Scrum
5 168 (13.38%) Front End Development
6 155 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
7 145 (11.54%) Web Development
8 119 (9.47%) BDD
9 109 (8.68%) OO
10 100 (7.96%) Open Source
11 89 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 85 (6.77%) Unit Testing
13 80 (6.37%) Pair Programming
14 75 (5.97%) ETL
14 75 (5.97%) Microservices
15 66 (5.25%) High Availability
16 65 (5.18%) E-Commerce
17 62 (4.94%) Web Design
18 57 (4.54%) Responsive Web Design
19 54 (4.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 501 (39.89%) JavaScript
2 424 (33.76%) Java
3 228 (18.15%) C#
4 227 (18.07%) SQL
5 105 (8.36%) PHP
6 94 (7.48%) Scala
7 76 (6.05%) Python
8 72 (5.73%) Ruby
8 72 (5.73%) T-SQL
9 32 (2.55%) C++
9 32 (2.55%) Groovy
10 29 (2.31%) ES6
11 27 (2.15%) C
12 26 (2.07%) PL/SQL
13 24 (1.91%) Clojure
14 19 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 18 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 14 (1.11%) ECMAScript
17 13 (1.04%) Apple Swift
18 9 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (2.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (1.43%) Degree
3 12 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.32%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.24%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.16%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.080%) CCNP
7 1 (0.080%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.080%) CISSP
7 1 (0.080%) CLAS
7 1 (0.080%) ISEB
7 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.080%) MCSE
7 1 (0.080%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.27%) QA
2 15 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.080%) HL7
4 1 (0.080%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (1.91%) Docker
3 11 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.80%) Varnish
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.080%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.080%) Firmware
6 1 (0.080%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.080%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (3.98%) Puppet
2 22 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
2 22 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 14 (1.11%) Ansible
4 13 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.24%) logstash
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.16%) Piwik
6 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.080%) Grafana
7 1 (0.080%) Kibana
7 1 (0.080%) Mesos
7 1 (0.080%) Nagios
7 1 (0.080%) SCCM
7 1 (0.080%) SCOM
Vendors
1 119 (9.47%) Oracle
2 63 (5.02%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.55%) Sitecore
4 28 (2.23%) Google
5 20 (1.59%) Netezza
6 18 (1.43%) SAP
7 15 (1.19%) Informatica
8 12 (0.96%) VMware
9 11 (0.88%) Apple
10 10 (0.80%) Adobe
11 9 (0.72%) IBM
12 6 (0.48%) Cognos
12 6 (0.48%) Splunk
13 5 (0.40%) Cisco
13 5 (0.40%) F5
13 5 (0.40%) MuleSoft
13 5 (0.40%) NetApp
13 5 (0.40%) Sony
13 5 (0.40%) Sybase
13 5 (0.40%) Virgin Media
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £330 to £380 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capital International Staffing Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £270 to £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago