The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 776 750 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.51% 26.67% 26.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.72% 28.07% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 535 448
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.06%
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
2702 2672 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.78% 95.02% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1749 1552
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 112 128
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 599 £390 +11.42% 213
South Yorkshire 0 106 £375 +13.63% 56
North Yorkshire -1 36 £338 -0.73% 46
East Yorkshire -6 4 £450 +41.17% 22
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 643 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (35.39%) JavaScript
3 482 (32.37%) Java
4 401 (26.93%) HTML
5 370 (24.85%) TDD
6 360 (24.18%) .NET
7 359 (24.11%) CSS
8 341 (22.90%) SQL
9 334 (22.43%) C#
10 296 (19.88%) SQL Server
11 243 (16.32%) MVC
12 213 (14.30%) Spring
13 193 (12.96%) AngularJS
14 188 (12.63%) Web Development
15 183 (12.29%) ASP.NET
16 169 (11.35%) PHP
17 164 (11.01%) Linux
18 163 (10.95%) Scrum
19 158 (10.61%) HTML5
20 152 (10.21%) jQuery
21 147 (9.87%) Git (software)
21 147 (9.87%) Microsoft
22 146 (9.81%) RESTful
23 135 (9.07%) Finance
24 131 (8.80%) Oracle
24 131 (8.80%) Front End Development
25 130 (8.73%) XML
26 128 (8.60%) Web Services
26 128 (8.60%) T-SQL
27 126 (8.46%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 118 (7.92%) Node.js
2 55 (3.69%) CMS
3 46 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 43 (2.89%) Apache
5 41 (2.75%) SAS
6 35 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 29 (1.95%) Drupal
7 29 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.75%) WordPress
9 16 (1.07%) Confluence
10 15 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.87%) Umbraco
12 12 (0.81%) IIS
12 12 (0.81%) JBoss
12 12 (0.81%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (0.74%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 10 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 42 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.67%) MS Office
3 8 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.34%) MS Project
6 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 51 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.61%) Magento
3 7 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.20%) BigMachines
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.13%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.067%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.067%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (2.08%) GitHub
3 26 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.34%) Google Play
5 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Heroku
6 3 (0.20%) Office 365
7 1 (0.067%) AdWords
7 1 (0.067%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.067%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.067%) IaaS
7 1 (0.067%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.067%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.82%) HTTP
2 16 (1.07%) Internet
3 14 (0.94%) DNS
4 11 (0.74%) FTP
5 8 (0.54%) SSL
6 7 (0.47%) Intranet
7 4 (0.27%) Extranet
7 4 (0.27%) LDAP
7 4 (0.27%) Network Security
8 3 (0.20%) DSL
8 3 (0.20%) DVB
8 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.20%) Modbus
9 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.067%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.067%) Skype
10 1 (0.067%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.067%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 82 (5.51%) MySQL
4 80 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 63 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 58 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 48 (3.22%) Relational Database
9 47 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 42 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 34 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (2.15%) Oracle Database
14 23 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (1.48%) Base SAS
15 22 (1.48%) MS Access
16 21 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (1.07%) CouchDB
18 15 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
19 14 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 147 (9.87%) Git (software)
2 111 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 92 (6.18%) Maven
4 56 (3.76%) JUnit
4 56 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 52 (3.49%) Subversion
6 49 (3.29%) Visual Studio
7 42 (2.82%) Mockito
8 40 (2.69%) JIRA
9 31 (2.08%) gulp
10 29 (1.95%) Grunt
11 27 (1.81%) Selenium
12 23 (1.54%) Ant
13 18 (1.21%) PHPUnit
14 16 (1.07%) Hamcrest
14 16 (1.07%) Mercurial
15 15 (1.01%) Eclipse
15 15 (1.01%) Gradle
15 15 (1.01%) Jasmine
15 15 (1.01%) Mocha
General
1 135 (9.07%) Finance
2 59 (3.96%) Retail
3 36 (2.42%) Banking
4 29 (1.95%) Games
5 14 (0.94%) Advertising
5 14 (0.94%) Marketing
5 14 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.67%) Retail Banking
7 9 (0.60%) Back Office
8 7 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.47%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.40%) Billing
9 6 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.34%) Legal
11 4 (0.27%) Publishing
12 2 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.067%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.067%) Automotive
13 1 (0.067%) Law
13 1 (0.067%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (26.93%) HTML
2 360 (24.18%) .NET
3 359 (24.11%) CSS
4 213 (14.30%) Spring
5 193 (12.96%) AngularJS
6 183 (12.29%) ASP.NET
7 158 (10.61%) HTML5
8 152 (10.21%) jQuery
9 146 (9.81%) RESTful
10 130 (8.73%) XML
11 128 (8.60%) Web Services
12 126 (8.46%) CSS3
13 122 (8.19%) Hibernate
14 109 (7.32%) REST
15 101 (6.78%) React
16 95 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 83 (5.57%) JSON
18 73 (4.90%) RabbitMQ
19 67 (4.50%) .NET Framework
20 62 (4.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 88 (5.91%) User Experience
2 84 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 28 (1.88%) Algorithms
5 21 (1.41%) NHS
6 20 (1.34%) iPad
6 20 (1.34%) iPhone
7 17 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 17 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 17 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.07%) Replication
9 13 (0.87%) Animation
9 13 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 13 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 12 (0.81%) Cryptography
11 9 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (0.54%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.47%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.47%) e-Learning
13 7 (0.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 164 (11.01%) Linux
2 91 (6.11%) Unix
3 74 (4.97%) Windows
4 45 (3.02%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.69%) Android
6 24 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.60%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.067%) CentOS
11 1 (0.067%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.067%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.067%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (24.85%) TDD
3 243 (16.32%) MVC
4 188 (12.63%) Web Development
5 163 (10.95%) Scrum
6 131 (8.80%) Front End Development
7 125 (8.39%) BDD
8 116 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (7.79%) OO
9 110 (7.39%) Unit Testing
10 93 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 88 (5.91%) CRM
12 76 (5.10%) ETL
13 75 (5.04%) DevOps
14 73 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
15 71 (4.77%) E-Commerce
16 68 (4.57%) Open Source
17 64 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
18 62 (4.16%) Microservices
19 60 (4.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 527 (35.39%) JavaScript
2 482 (32.37%) Java
3 341 (22.90%) SQL
4 334 (22.43%) C#
5 169 (11.35%) PHP
6 128 (8.60%) T-SQL
7 92 (6.18%) Python
8 63 (4.23%) Ruby
9 55 (3.69%) PL/SQL
10 54 (3.63%) Scala
11 45 (3.02%) C++
12 39 (2.62%) C
13 29 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 29 (1.95%) VBA
14 24 (1.61%) Groovy
14 24 (1.61%) VB.NET
15 23 (1.54%) ES6
15 23 (1.54%) Perl
16 22 (1.48%) PHP 5
16 22 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 33 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 29 (1.95%) Degree
4 17 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.67%) BC Cleared
6 5 (0.34%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.067%) CISSP
8 1 (0.067%) CLAS
8 1 (0.067%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.067%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.067%) ISEB
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.067%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (1.14%) QA
3 11 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.20%) WCAG
5 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (2.42%) Docker
2 11 (0.74%) vSphere
3 7 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.34%) Varnish
5 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.067%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.067%) HDFS
6 1 (0.067%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 72 (4.84%) Puppet
2 15 (1.01%) logstash
3 13 (0.87%) Piwik
4 11 (0.74%) Control-M
5 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.60%) ZABBIX
7 7 (0.47%) Ansible
7 7 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.067%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.067%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.067%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.067%) Mesos
8 1 (0.067%) Nagios
8 1 (0.067%) Opsview
8 1 (0.067%) Salt
8 1 (0.067%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 147 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 131 (8.80%) Oracle
3 27 (1.81%) IBM
4 23 (1.54%) Sitecore
5 22 (1.48%) Zend
6 20 (1.34%) Atlassian
7 19 (1.28%) SAP
8 18 (1.21%) Red Hat
9 16 (1.07%) Informatica
10 14 (0.94%) Apple
10 14 (0.94%) Google
11 11 (0.74%) VMware
12 8 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.47%) Cognos
13 7 (0.47%) Tableau
13 7 (0.47%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.40%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.40%) Splunk
14 6 (0.40%) Sybase
15 5 (0.34%) Sony
Yorkshire
Real Staffing Group
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £290 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £275 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Penna Plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago