The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Head of Development featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Development
Rank - - 99
Contract jobs requiring a Head of Development 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 - £663
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Head of Development
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
1820 2187 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.60% 96.09% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1175 1467 946
Median daily rate £380 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 97 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Head of Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Head of Development in the job title.

Head of Development Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Development
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Head of Development across the West Yorkshire region.

Head of Development Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of Development Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Head of Development 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 Head of Development in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps

Head of Development 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA