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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 575 610 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.69% 26.74% 22.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.59% 28.65% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 346 298
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £21.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.67 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.37% -3.80%
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
2338 2129 2317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.27% 93.34% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1218 1119
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 118 134
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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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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 +1 391 £338 +12.50% 232
South Yorkshire +1 80 £325 +8.33% 63
North Yorkshire 0 78 £300 - 85
East Yorkshire -3 4 £338 - 10
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 419 (37.18%) .NET
2 374 (33.19%) C#
3 355 (31.50%) SQL
4 344 (30.52%) HTML
5 333 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
6 322 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 288 (25.55%) SQL Server
8 286 (25.38%) CSS
9 281 (24.93%) ASP.NET
10 269 (23.87%) MVC
11 218 (19.34%) Java
12 186 (16.50%) jQuery
13 177 (15.71%) Oracle
14 142 (12.60%) Web Services
15 128 (11.36%) XML
16 124 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 114 (10.12%) TDD
18 113 (10.03%) .NET Framework
18 113 (10.03%) Finance
19 106 (9.41%) Microsoft
20 105 (9.32%) Web Development
21 101 (8.96%) HTML5
22 100 (8.87%) WCF
23 98 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
24 96 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 94 (8.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 88 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
27 83 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
28 76 (6.74%) Hibernate
28 76 (6.74%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 72 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 56 (4.97%) CMS
3 35 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 35 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 33 (2.93%) SAS
5 24 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.24%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.24%) Apache
9 13 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 13 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.06%) IIS
11 9 (0.80%) WordPress
11 9 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.80%) Node.js
12 8 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
12 8 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.71%) Kentico
13 7 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 40 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.42%) MS Office
4 9 (0.80%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 32 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.06%) Magento
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.089%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.089%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.089%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.089%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.089%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
2 4 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (0.35%) Office 365
3 3 (0.27%) Force.com
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.27%) Heroku
4 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.089%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.84%) HTTP
2 17 (1.51%) Internet
3 14 (1.24%) Intranet
4 4 (0.35%) FTP
4 4 (0.35%) Firewall
5 2 (0.18%) SMTP
5 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.089%) CTI
6 1 (0.089%) LDAP
6 1 (0.089%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.089%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.089%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (25.55%) SQL Server
2 96 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 94 (8.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 69 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 48 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 47 (4.17%) MySQL
8 47 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 44 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 40 (3.55%) MongoDB
12 32 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (2.40%) Oracle ODI
14 24 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
14 24 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (1.95%) Neo4j
15 22 (1.95%) DB2
15 22 (1.95%) Oracle OWB
16 21 (1.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (6.21%) Visual Studio
2 68 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 59 (5.24%) Subversion
4 38 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 37 (3.28%) JUnit
6 22 (1.95%) Maven
6 22 (1.95%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (1.33%) ClearCase
8 15 (1.33%) ClearQuest
9 11 (0.98%) JIRA
9 11 (0.98%) Selenium
10 10 (0.89%) Xcode
11 9 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.80%) MSTest
12 8 (0.71%) JMeter
13 7 (0.62%) NUnit
14 6 (0.53%) Ant
14 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 113 (10.03%) Finance
2 33 (2.93%) Retail
3 25 (2.22%) Banking
4 17 (1.51%) Marketing
5 14 (1.24%) Advertising
6 11 (0.98%) Back Office
7 7 (0.62%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.62%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.53%) Electronics
9 5 (0.44%) Legal
9 5 (0.44%) Games
9 5 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.35%) Publishing
10 4 (0.35%) Automotive
11 3 (0.27%) Law
12 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.089%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.089%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (37.18%) .NET
2 344 (30.52%) HTML
3 286 (25.38%) CSS
4 281 (24.93%) ASP.NET
5 186 (16.50%) jQuery
6 142 (12.60%) Web Services
7 128 (11.36%) XML
8 124 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 113 (10.03%) .NET Framework
10 101 (8.96%) HTML5
11 100 (8.87%) WCF
12 76 (6.74%) Hibernate
12 76 (6.74%) CSS3
13 73 (6.48%) J2EE
14 68 (6.03%) REST
15 62 (5.50%) JSON
16 57 (5.06%) Spring
17 49 (4.35%) Ajax
18 46 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 46 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 52 (4.61%) NHS
2 46 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 31 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 19 (1.69%) User Experience
7 18 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.33%) Data Integration
9 13 (1.15%) iPhone
9 13 (1.15%) W3C
10 12 (1.06%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.80%) E-Learning
11 9 (0.80%) Computer Science
12 8 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.71%) GIS
12 8 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.71%) Open Source
13 7 (0.62%) iPad
14 6 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (6.12%) Linux
2 51 (4.53%) UNIX
2 51 (4.53%) Android
3 36 (3.19%) Windows
4 31 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 22 (1.95%) Mac OS X
6 16 (1.42%) AIX
7 7 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.35%) CentOS
9 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.089%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (23.87%) MVC
3 114 (10.12%) TDD
4 105 (9.32%) Web Development
5 98 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 83 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (6.65%) OO
8 68 (6.03%) Scrum
9 67 (5.94%) ETL
10 64 (5.68%) Software Engineering
11 58 (5.15%) Mentoring
12 56 (4.97%) Unit Testing
13 46 (4.08%) Web Design
14 42 (3.73%) Data Modelling
14 42 (3.73%) Automated Testing
15 39 (3.46%) Android Development
16 38 (3.37%) CRM
17 37 (3.28%) Dependency Injection
18 36 (3.19%) SOA
19 35 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 374 (33.19%) C#
2 355 (31.50%) SQL
3 322 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 218 (19.34%) Java
5 76 (6.74%) PHP
6 70 (6.21%) T-SQL
7 46 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 42 (3.73%) VB.NET
9 37 (3.28%) VB
10 30 (2.66%) Python
11 27 (2.40%) VB6
12 20 (1.77%) C++
13 19 (1.69%) VBA
14 18 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.33%) Ruby
16 11 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.89%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.80%) C
19 8 (0.71%) PHP5
20 7 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (2.40%) Security Cleared
2 15 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (0.98%) Degree
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.27%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.089%) MCITP
6 1 (0.089%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.51%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.089%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.53%) Puppet
2 5 (0.44%) OpenIDM
3 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Control-M
5 1 (0.089%) Salt
5 1 (0.089%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.089%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 177 (15.71%) Oracle
2 106 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 27 (2.40%) IBM
4 20 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (1.24%) Adobe
5 14 (1.24%) hybris
6 13 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 9 (0.80%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.71%) SAP
8 8 (0.71%) Ab Initio
9 7 (0.62%) Open Text
9 7 (0.62%) RedDot
9 7 (0.62%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.53%) Informatica
10 6 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.53%) Appcelerator
11 5 (0.44%) Twitter
11 5 (0.44%) Zend
11 5 (0.44%) Sencha
11 5 (0.44%) ATG
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