The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 40 63 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 29.41% 43.45% 32.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.50% 44.68% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
Developer
North 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 York 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
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 141 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 93.38% 97.24% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 83 27
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -86.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £16.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in York

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in York

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the York region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in York

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in York

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 40 (50.00%) CSS
3 39 (48.75%) C#
4 37 (46.25%) HTML
5 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
6 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (38.75%) MVC
8 27 (33.75%) SQL
8 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
10 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (26.25%) Java
11 21 (26.25%) JSF
12 19 (23.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (23.75%) jQuery
13 18 (22.50%) TDD
13 18 (22.50%) HTML5
14 17 (21.25%) J2EE
15 16 (20.00%) CSS3
16 15 (18.75%) OO
16 15 (18.75%) JUnit
17 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
17 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
19 12 (15.00%) Subversion
20 11 (13.75%) Web Development
20 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
20 11 (13.75%) OOP
20 11 (13.75%) MVVM

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
1 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) IIS
3 4 (5.00%) Drupal
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.25%) SQLite
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (18.75%) JUnit
3 14 (17.50%) Visual Studio
4 12 (15.00%) Subversion
5 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.25%) Toad
9 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) .NET
2 40 (50.00%) CSS
3 37 (46.25%) HTML
4 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
5 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (26.25%) JSF
7 19 (23.75%) jQuery
8 18 (22.50%) HTML5
9 17 (21.25%) J2EE
10 16 (20.00%) CSS3
11 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (13.75%) .NET Framework
13 10 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
15 7 (8.75%) XML
16 6 (7.50%) JSON
16 6 (7.50%) LINQ
16 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 4 (5.00%) WCF
17 4 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) W3C
2 3 (3.75%) User Experience
2 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) NHS
3 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Android
1 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) MVC
3 27 (33.75%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (22.50%) TDD
5 15 (18.75%) OO
6 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
7 11 (13.75%) Web Development
7 11 (13.75%) OOP
7 11 (13.75%) MVVM
8 7 (8.75%) Scrum
9 5 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.25%) BDD
10 4 (5.00%) Android Development
10 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.00%) OOD
11 3 (3.75%) SOA
11 3 (3.75%) Coaching
11 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) C#
2 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 27 (33.75%) SQL
4 21 (26.25%) Java
5 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.50%) VBA
8 1 (1.25%) XAML
8 1 (1.25%) VB6
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Oracle
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
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