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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 44 80 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 44.00% 76.19% 45.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.31% 77.67% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £348 £360
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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
93 103 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 93.00% 98.10% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 46
Average daily rate £350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £14.25 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.89%) Java
3 28 (39.44%) CSS
3 28 (39.44%) MVC
4 26 (36.62%) HTML
4 26 (36.62%) .NET
5 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
6 21 (29.58%) C#
7 20 (28.17%) SQL
7 20 (28.17%) JSF
7 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (25.35%) J2EE
9 17 (23.94%) jQuery
9 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
9 17 (23.94%) TDD
10 15 (21.13%) JUnit
11 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
12 13 (18.31%) Web Development
12 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (18.31%) HTML5
12 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
13 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
13 12 (16.90%) Scrum
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (15.49%) BDD
15 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
15 10 (14.08%) OO
15 10 (14.08%) Oracle
16 9 (12.68%) Spring

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (19.72%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.41%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) QlikView
5 1 (1.41%) SQLite
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) JUnit
2 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
4 8 (11.27%) Subversion
5 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.45%) Selenium
5 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.23%) Hudson
6 3 (4.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (7.04%) Electronics
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (39.44%) CSS
2 26 (36.62%) HTML
2 26 (36.62%) .NET
3 20 (28.17%) JSF
4 18 (25.35%) J2EE
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 13 (18.31%) HTML5
7 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
7 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
8 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.68%) Spring
10 7 (9.86%) WCF
10 7 (9.86%) Spring MVC
10 7 (9.86%) Ajax
10 7 (9.86%) CSS3
10 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (8.45%) REST
11 6 (8.45%) Spring Integration
11 6 (8.45%) Web Services
11 6 (8.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Open Source
1 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) W3C
4 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (39.44%) MVC
3 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (23.94%) TDD
4 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
5 13 (18.31%) Web Development
6 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 11 (15.49%) BDD
8 10 (14.08%) OO
9 7 (9.86%) OOP
9 7 (9.86%) MVVM
10 6 (8.45%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.63%) Android Development
12 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.23%) CRM
12 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.23%) OOD
13 2 (2.82%) RUP
14 1 (1.41%) Project Management
14 1 (1.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) Java
2 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) C#
4 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.04%) VB6
6 5 (7.04%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.23%) PHP
9 2 (2.82%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) XAML
10 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Zend
4 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
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