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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 71 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 37.27% 47.65% 29.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.42% 51.08% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 8
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £343 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.21 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
104 139 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 94.55% 93.29% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 99 30
Average daily rate £400 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.21 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015, 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 49 (60.49%) JavaScript
2 46 (56.79%) .NET
3 44 (54.32%) C#
3 44 (54.32%) HTML
4 39 (48.15%) CSS
5 35 (43.21%) ASP.NET
5 35 (43.21%) MVC
6 34 (41.98%) SQL
7 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (35.80%) HTML5
8 28 (34.57%) jQuery
9 27 (33.33%) TDD
10 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (29.63%) CSS3
12 19 (23.46%) Visual Studio
13 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
14 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
15 15 (18.52%) OO
15 15 (18.52%) T-SQL
15 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
15 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (18.52%) User Experience
16 14 (17.28%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 14 (17.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 14 (17.28%) JSON
17 13 (16.05%) Web Development
17 13 (16.05%) Ajax
17 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 12 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (14.81%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 6 (7.41%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) Drupal
4 2 (2.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Tridion
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (14.81%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.47%) Toad
6 1 (1.23%) NUnit
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.47%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (56.79%) .NET
2 44 (54.32%) HTML
3 39 (48.15%) CSS
4 35 (43.21%) ASP.NET
5 29 (35.80%) HTML5
6 28 (34.57%) jQuery
7 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (29.63%) CSS3
9 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
10 14 (17.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (17.28%) JSON
11 13 (16.05%) Ajax
11 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (12.35%) LINQ
14 8 (9.88%) RESTful
15 5 (6.17%) XML
15 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
16 4 (4.94%) Razor View Engine
17 3 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 11 (13.58%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.94%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.70%) W3C
5 3 (3.70%) RIA
5 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.47%) NHS
7 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Android
1 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.21%) MVC
2 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (33.33%) TDD
4 15 (18.52%) OO
5 14 (17.28%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 13 (16.05%) Web Development
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.88%) OOP
9 7 (8.64%) Time Management
9 7 (8.64%) Scrum
10 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.17%) MVVM
11 3 (3.70%) SOA
11 3 (3.70%) Kanban
11 3 (3.70%) Android Development
11 3 (3.70%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.70%) Coaching
12 2 (2.47%) Data Transformation
12 2 (2.47%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) JavaScript
2 44 (54.32%) C#
3 34 (41.98%) SQL
4 15 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.41%) Java
6 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.47%) VBA
8 2 (2.47%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
1 6 (7.41%) MCAD
1 6 (7.41%) MCSD
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Twitter
4 2 (2.47%) Facebook
4 2 (2.47%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.23%) Sybase
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