The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 87 86 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 3 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.23% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.24% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 52
Average daily rate £375 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £413 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.29 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1683 1254 1656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.98% 94.78% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1101 616 891
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 72
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.91 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 17 £375 -9.09% 10
Bradford - 1 £325 - 1
Halifax - - - - 3
Hebden Bridge - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Otley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) .NET
3 17 (48.57%) C#
4 13 (37.14%) MVC
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) SQL
5 10 (28.57%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
5 10 (28.57%) WCF
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
6 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) PHP
8 6 (17.14%) HTML
8 6 (17.14%) Zend
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (14.29%) HTML5
9 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 5 (14.29%) SOA
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 4 (11.43%) VB
10 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
10 4 (11.43%) Spring
10 4 (11.43%) Maven

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) IIS
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.43%) Maven
3 3 (8.57%) NUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) WCF
2 10 (28.57%) jQuery
3 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
4 6 (17.14%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
5 5 (14.29%) HTML5
5 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.43%) Spring
6 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.43%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) JPA
7 3 (8.57%) LINQ
7 3 (8.57%) J2EE
8 2 (5.71%) WinForms
8 2 (5.71%) Symfony
9 1 (2.86%) WPF
9 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) MVC
2 5 (14.29%) TDD
2 5 (14.29%) SOA
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) ETL
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Use Case
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) PHP
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
6 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) COBOL
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Zend
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 3 (8.57%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Informatica
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago