The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had COBOL Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COBOL Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs requiring a COBOL Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £274 £283
% change year-on-year
+35.15% -3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2095 2653 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 95.02% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1688 1559
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 116 119
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

COBOL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured COBOL Developer in the job title.

COBOL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

COBOL Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

COBOL Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire