The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 100 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 16 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.79% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.84% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 - £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
Technical 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
1928 1671 1493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.88% 94.84% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1148 900
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 62 58
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £33.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 13 £400 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Technical Developer
Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Puppet
2 20 (80.00%) DevOps
3 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (76.00%) Maven
3 19 (76.00%) Atlassian
4 18 (72.00%) ZABBIX
4 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (60.00%) Open Source
6 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Java
9 2 (8.00%) IBM
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.00%) C#
10 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (4.00%) Degree
10 1 (4.00%) X++
10 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
10 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.00%) VMware
10 1 (4.00%) Retail

Technical Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
1 19 (76.00%) Jenkins
1 19 (76.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) DevOps
2 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (44.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Puppet
2 18 (72.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) VMware