The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the York region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 23 45 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 37.70% 51.72% 21.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.35% 53.57% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 11
Average daily rate
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£320 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 84 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 93.44% 96.55% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 26
Average daily rate £375 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £108 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -6.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Developer
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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
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 11 July 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 47 (50.54%) .NET
2 44 (47.31%) SQL
3 35 (37.63%) C#
4 33 (35.48%) MVC
5 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
6 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
7 25 (26.88%) Java
8 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
9 21 (22.58%) HTML
9 21 (22.58%) WCF
10 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
11 19 (20.43%) WPF
12 18 (19.35%) Hibernate
12 18 (19.35%) Silverlight
13 17 (18.28%) Oracle
14 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
14 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
15 15 (16.13%) TDD
15 15 (16.13%) XAML
15 15 (16.13%) T-SQL
15 15 (16.13%) CSS
16 14 (15.05%) Web Services
16 14 (15.05%) Scrum
16 14 (15.05%) Spring
16 14 (15.05%) jQuery
17 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (13.98%) Spring MVC
17 13 (13.98%) Web Development
17 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
17 13 (13.98%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 13 (13.98%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) CMS
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.23%) Jetty
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
1 4 (4.30%) Internet
2 3 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) MySQL
6 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) QlikView
7 2 (2.15%) JasperReports
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.68%) Selenium
2 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.45%) Hudson
3 6 (6.45%) Subversion
3 6 (6.45%) Maven
4 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) Subclipse
6 2 (2.15%) jMock
6 2 (2.15%) TestNG
6 2 (2.15%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.15%) Log4j
7 1 (1.08%) Xcode
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.54%) .NET
2 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 21 (22.58%) HTML
3 21 (22.58%) WCF
4 19 (20.43%) WPF
5 18 (19.35%) Silverlight
5 18 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 15 (16.13%) CSS
7 14 (15.05%) Web Services
7 14 (15.05%) jQuery
7 14 (15.05%) Spring
8 13 (13.98%) Spring MVC
9 12 (12.90%) Ajax
10 11 (11.83%) HTML5
11 9 (9.68%) Spring Integration
11 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (9.68%) Apache Flex
12 7 (7.53%) XML
12 7 (7.53%) REST
13 6 (6.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.90%) Open Source
3 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) MVC
2 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
3 15 (16.13%) TDD
4 14 (15.05%) Scrum
5 13 (13.98%) Web Development
6 11 (11.83%) OO
7 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.75%) BDD
8 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.53%) Content Management
9 5 (5.38%) CRM
10 4 (4.30%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (4.30%) MVVM
11 3 (3.23%) Android Development
11 3 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.23%) RUP
11 3 (3.23%) Project Management
12 2 (2.15%) AOP
12 2 (2.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.31%) SQL
2 35 (37.63%) C#
3 25 (26.88%) Java
4 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 15 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 15 (16.13%) XAML
6 13 (13.98%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.60%) VB
8 7 (7.53%) VB6
9 5 (5.38%) PHP
10 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.15%) C++
11 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.23%) JBoss
4 3 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.08%) Google