The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 771 684 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.55% 26.94% 21.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.69% 28.84% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 466 249
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Average hourly rate £35.50 £23.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.68% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Developer
England

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
2687 2372 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.53% 93.42% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1504 971
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 118 146
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 528 £350 +7.69% 221
South Yorkshire 0 103 £328 +15.41% 50
North Yorkshire 0 72 £345 +15.00% 64
East Yorkshire -2 6 £298 -0.83% 19
Humberside +1 1 £420 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 487 (36.70%) HTML
2 472 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
3 441 (33.23%) JavaScript
4 421 (31.73%) SQL
5 395 (29.77%) .NET
6 386 (29.09%) CSS
7 362 (27.28%) C#
8 345 (26.00%) SQL Server
9 304 (22.91%) Java
10 291 (21.93%) MVC
11 243 (18.31%) ASP.NET
12 242 (18.24%) jQuery
13 210 (15.83%) TDD
14 178 (13.41%) Finance
15 166 (12.51%) Microsoft
16 160 (12.06%) Oracle
17 155 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 152 (11.45%) HTML5
19 146 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
20 136 (10.25%) Linux
21 132 (9.95%) REST
22 131 (9.87%) Web Services
23 128 (9.65%) CSS3
24 127 (9.57%) XML
25 124 (9.34%) T-SQL
26 120 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
27 115 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 114 (8.59%) PHP
29 112 (8.44%) Web Design
30 108 (8.14%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 69 (5.20%) SAS
2 67 (5.05%) CMS
3 57 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 50 (3.77%) Node.js
5 36 (2.71%) Umbraco
6 27 (2.03%) IIS
7 26 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
8 23 (1.73%) Apache
9 17 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 15 (1.13%) JBoss
11 14 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
13 12 (0.90%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 12 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.60%) WordPress
16 7 (0.53%) Kentico
Applications
1 74 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.71%) Photoshop
3 28 (2.11%) MS Office
4 22 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.75%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.60%) InDesign
7 8 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.075%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.075%) FastStats
10 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.15%) Tridion
4 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.15%) Magento
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.075%) Unica
5 1 (0.075%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.075%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.075%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.98%) Office 365
3 12 (0.90%) SaaS
4 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.20%) HTTP
2 19 (1.43%) Intranet
3 14 (1.06%) Internet
4 12 (0.90%) Firewall
5 6 (0.45%) Wireless
6 5 (0.38%) LDAP
7 3 (0.23%) Skype
8 2 (0.15%) SSL
8 2 (0.15%) CTI
9 1 (0.075%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.075%) Extranet
9 1 (0.075%) DNS
9 1 (0.075%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.075%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 155 (11.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 115 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (7.61%) Relational Database
5 90 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 85 (6.41%) MongoDB
7 77 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
8 73 (5.50%) MySQL
9 69 (5.20%) Oracle Database
10 62 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (3.62%) Neo4j
13 45 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
13 45 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 40 (3.01%) NoSQL
15 33 (2.49%) Base SAS
16 32 (2.41%) OLAP
17 28 (2.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 27 (2.03%) OLAP Cube
19 24 (1.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 105 (7.91%) Git (software)
2 78 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (5.73%) Visual Studio
4 72 (5.43%) Subversion
5 35 (2.64%) JUnit
6 27 (2.03%) Eclipse
7 26 (1.96%) NUnit
8 25 (1.88%) Jenkins
9 23 (1.73%) Maven
10 21 (1.58%) ERwin
11 18 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 17 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 16 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
13 16 (1.21%) Grunt
14 13 (0.98%) Capybara
14 13 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
14 13 (0.98%) TeamCity
14 13 (0.98%) Selenium
14 13 (0.98%) IntelliJ
15 12 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 178 (13.41%) Finance
2 26 (1.96%) Retail
3 21 (1.58%) Banking
4 18 (1.36%) Marketing
5 14 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 11 (0.83%) Publishing
7 9 (0.68%) Games
7 9 (0.68%) Electronics
8 7 (0.53%) Back Office
8 7 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.38%) Automotive
10 4 (0.30%) Advertising
10 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.15%) Legal
12 2 (0.15%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.075%) Local Government
13 1 (0.075%) Billing
13 1 (0.075%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (36.70%) HTML
2 395 (29.77%) .NET
3 386 (29.09%) CSS
4 243 (18.31%) ASP.NET
5 242 (18.24%) jQuery
6 152 (11.45%) HTML5
7 132 (9.95%) REST
8 131 (9.87%) Web Services
9 128 (9.65%) CSS3
10 127 (9.57%) XML
11 120 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 105 (7.91%) WCF
13 89 (6.71%) .NET Framework
13 89 (6.71%) Hibernate
14 85 (6.41%) Ajax
15 60 (4.52%) AngularJS
16 57 (4.30%) Sass
17 56 (4.22%) Entity Framework
17 56 (4.22%) JSON
17 56 (4.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (3.39%) NHS
2 44 (3.32%) User Experience
3 34 (2.56%) Open Source
4 25 (1.88%) Data Structures
5 22 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (1.51%) Visualisation
7 18 (1.36%) E-Learning
7 18 (1.36%) Algorithms
8 16 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.13%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.75%) Chemistry
12 9 (0.68%) RIA
12 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.53%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.53%) Life Science
13 7 (0.53%) Graphic Design
14 6 (0.45%) Smartcard
14 6 (0.45%) PKI
15 5 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 136 (10.25%) Linux
2 102 (7.69%) UNIX
3 72 (5.43%) Mac OS X
4 48 (3.62%) Windows
5 29 (2.19%) Android
6 16 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.98%) AIX
8 10 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.60%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.45%) CentOS
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.075%) MVS
11 1 (0.075%) OS/390
11 1 (0.075%) zOS
11 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (21.93%) MVC
3 210 (15.83%) TDD
4 146 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
5 112 (8.44%) Web Design
6 108 (8.14%) OO
7 98 (7.39%) Scrum
8 95 (7.16%) Web Development
9 87 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 85 (6.41%) ETL
11 83 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 81 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 67 (5.05%) BDD
15 63 (4.75%) Configuration Management
16 61 (4.60%) Mentoring
17 60 (4.52%) Data Modelling
18 52 (3.92%) CRM
19 47 (3.54%) Integration Testing
20 46 (3.47%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 441 (33.23%) JavaScript
2 421 (31.73%) SQL
3 362 (27.28%) C#
4 304 (22.91%) Java
5 124 (9.34%) T-SQL
6 114 (8.59%) PHP
7 79 (5.95%) PL/SQL
8 46 (3.47%) Python
9 39 (2.94%) Apex Code
10 34 (2.56%) Ruby
11 32 (2.41%) VB.NET
12 31 (2.34%) VB
12 31 (2.34%) VBA
13 27 (2.03%) VB6
14 19 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 17 (1.28%) C
16 16 (1.21%) C++
17 15 (1.13%) XPath
18 12 (0.90%) PHP5
19 9 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (2.86%) Degree
2 35 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 12 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.45%) MCAD
5 6 (0.45%) MCSD
6 3 (0.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.075%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.075%) MCITP
7 1 (0.075%) MCTS
7 1 (0.075%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.075%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.86%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.23%) QEMU
2 3 (0.23%) KVM
3 2 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.075%) Docker
4 1 (0.075%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (0.98%) Graylog
2 11 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.68%) Puppet
4 7 (0.53%) OpenIDM
5 6 (0.45%) Ansible
6 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.075%) Salt
8 1 (0.075%) Nagios
8 1 (0.075%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 166 (12.51%) Microsoft
2 160 (12.06%) Oracle
3 42 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (1.88%) Adobe
5 24 (1.81%) Informatica
6 20 (1.51%) Zend
7 17 (1.28%) VMware
8 15 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 15 (1.13%) Business Objects
9 14 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 13 (0.98%) New Relic
10 13 (0.98%) Akamai
11 12 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.83%) hybris
12 11 (0.83%) IBM
13 9 (0.68%) Teradata
14 8 (0.60%) SAP
14 8 (0.60%) Ab Initio
14 8 (0.60%) Google
15 7 (0.53%) Splunk
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £345 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per week
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago