The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 94 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.16% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 10
Median daily rate £365 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £320 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £375 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.05%
Software 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
1915 1896 1677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.75% 94.80% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1192 1095
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 72
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software 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 Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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 -6 15 £395 +23.43% 11
Bradford +15 1 - - 3
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 19 (37.25%) MVC
5 17 (33.33%) jQuery
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
7 15 (29.41%) CSS
7 15 (29.41%) HTML
7 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 15 (29.41%) Web Development
8 13 (25.49%) SQL
8 13 (25.49%) HTML5
9 12 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (23.53%) CSS3
10 11 (21.57%) Grunt
10 11 (21.57%) React
10 11 (21.57%) gulp
10 11 (21.57%) Node.js
10 11 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (21.57%) Sass
11 10 (19.61%) LESS
11 10 (19.61%) lodash
11 10 (19.61%) User Experience
11 10 (19.61%) Front End Development
11 10 (19.61%) Web Design
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API

Software 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 11 (21.57%) Node.js
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) nginx
2 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Grunt
1 11 (21.57%) gulp
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.96%) Bower
4 1 (1.96%) GitLab
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Mockito
4 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 21 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 17 (33.33%) jQuery
4 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
4 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 15 (29.41%) HTML
6 13 (25.49%) HTML5
7 12 (23.53%) CSS3
7 12 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (21.57%) React
8 11 (21.57%) Sass
9 10 (19.61%) LESS
9 10 (19.61%) lodash
10 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (11.76%) WCF
12 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (9.80%) WinForms
13 3 (5.88%) LINQ
13 3 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) Web Development
4 11 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (19.61%) Front End Development
5 10 (19.61%) Web Design
6 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) MVVM
9 3 (5.88%) TDD
10 2 (3.92%) SDLC
11 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (1.96%) DevOps
11 1 (1.96%) High Availability
11 1 (1.96%) Low Latency
11 1 (1.96%) Memory Management
11 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.96%) Migration
11 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) C#
1 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 6 (11.76%) C
4 5 (9.80%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Opsview
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) Sage
West Yorkshire
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