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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 38 35 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 28.57% 49.30% 60.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.46% 53.03% 62.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 16
Average daily rate
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£315 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £350 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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
129 66 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 96.99% 92.96% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 42 28
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £123 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
2 47 (52.81%) HTML
3 44 (49.44%) CSS
4 36 (40.45%) C#
4 36 (40.45%) SQL
5 35 (39.33%) .NET
5 35 (39.33%) HTML5
6 32 (35.96%) MVC
6 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET
7 27 (30.34%) CSS3
8 24 (26.97%) jQuery
9 22 (24.72%) Ajax
10 20 (22.47%) TDD
10 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
12 16 (17.98%) OO
13 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
14 14 (15.73%) Scrum
14 14 (15.73%) Data Structures
15 13 (14.61%) User Experience
15 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
15 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
16 12 (13.48%) Time Management
17 11 (12.36%) Oracle
17 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
17 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (11.24%) KnockoutJS
18 10 (11.24%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (8.99%) Node.js
2 4 (4.49%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.12%) FastStats
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Tridion
1 1 (1.12%) Unica
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.25%) MySQL
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Visual Studio
1 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.12%) Selenium
5 1 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.12%) Moq
5 1 (1.12%) Toad
5 1 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 4 (4.49%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Banking
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (52.81%) HTML
2 44 (49.44%) CSS
3 35 (39.33%) .NET
3 35 (39.33%) HTML5
4 27 (30.34%) CSS3
4 27 (30.34%) ASP.NET
5 24 (26.97%) jQuery
6 22 (24.72%) Ajax
7 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
9 10 (11.24%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (11.24%) JSON
10 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
10 9 (10.11%) Entity Framework
11 8 (8.99%) Backbone.js
11 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (7.87%) LINQ
12 7 (7.87%) WCF
13 6 (6.74%) RESTful
13 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Data Structures
2 13 (14.61%) User Experience
3 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.37%) RIA
4 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) W3C
5 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) iPhone
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) MVC
1 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) TDD
3 16 (17.98%) OO
4 14 (15.73%) Scrum
5 12 (13.48%) Time Management
6 10 (11.24%) Web Development
7 8 (8.99%) Kanban
8 7 (7.87%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.49%) OOP
10 4 (4.49%) OOD
11 3 (3.37%) BDD
11 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.25%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.25%) CRM
12 2 (2.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
2 36 (40.45%) C#
2 36 (40.45%) SQL
3 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
4 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.99%) Java
6 4 (4.49%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) MCAD
1 6 (6.74%) MCSD
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) Facebook
3 2 (2.25%) Twitter
4 1 (1.12%) Zend
4 1 (1.12%) Sybase
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
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