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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 780 633 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.82% 24.68% 20.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.99% 26.38% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 415 234
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Average hourly rate £35.25 £17.50 £20.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.42% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £12.21 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
2601 2400 1965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.76% 93.57% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1643 1457 964
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 121 150
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.86 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +2.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.46 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 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 1 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 0 544 £350 +7.69% 217
South Yorkshire +3 97 £325 +14.53% 56
North Yorkshire 0 75 £340 +13.33% 57
East Yorkshire -3 9 £269 -10.41% 12
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 493 (37.86%) HTML
2 461 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
3 447 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 411 (31.57%) .NET
5 395 (30.34%) SQL
6 373 (28.65%) CSS
7 371 (28.49%) C#
8 317 (24.35%) SQL Server
9 306 (23.50%) Java
10 295 (22.66%) MVC
11 256 (19.66%) ASP.NET
12 221 (16.97%) jQuery
13 208 (15.98%) TDD
14 166 (12.75%) Finance
15 161 (12.37%) Microsoft
16 156 (11.98%) Oracle
17 146 (11.21%) HTML5
18 142 (10.91%) Linux
19 140 (10.75%) Web Services
19 140 (10.75%) REST
20 135 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 130 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
22 128 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
23 124 (9.52%) XML
24 121 (9.29%) CSS3
25 117 (8.99%) Web Design
26 113 (8.68%) T-SQL
27 112 (8.60%) UNIX
28 108 (8.29%) PHP
28 108 (8.29%) Relational Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 68 (5.22%) SAS
2 63 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 61 (4.69%) CMS
4 49 (3.76%) Node.js
5 35 (2.69%) Umbraco
6 26 (2.00%) IIS
7 23 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (1.61%) Apache
9 15 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (1.00%) JBoss
11 12 (0.92%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
13 9 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.61%) Drupal
15 7 (0.54%) Kentico
15 7 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 75 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.77%) MS Office
4 22 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.77%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.61%) InDesign
7 8 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.077%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.23%) Magento
6 2 (0.15%) Tridion
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.077%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.077%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.077%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.077%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.00%) Office 365
3 10 (0.77%) SaaS
4 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.077%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.077%) Route 53
6 1 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.077%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.84%) HTTP
2 18 (1.38%) Intranet
3 13 (1.00%) Internet
4 10 (0.77%) Firewall
5 6 (0.46%) Wireless
6 3 (0.23%) LDAP
7 2 (0.15%) SSL
7 2 (0.15%) FTP
7 2 (0.15%) CTI
8 1 (0.077%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.077%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.077%) Extranet
8 1 (0.077%) DNS
8 1 (0.077%) SMTP
8 1 (0.077%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.077%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 135 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (8.29%) Relational Database
4 100 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (7.07%) MongoDB
6 85 (6.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (5.30%) MySQL
8 64 (4.92%) Oracle Database
9 62 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (4.22%) Neo4j
11 51 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 42 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 41 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (2.69%) Base SAS
16 33 (2.53%) NoSQL
17 26 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 25 (1.92%) OLAP
19 22 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
20 21 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 95 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 77 (5.91%) Subversion
3 76 (5.84%) Visual Studio
3 76 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (2.61%) JUnit
5 28 (2.15%) Eclipse
6 24 (1.84%) NUnit
7 23 (1.77%) Maven
7 23 (1.77%) Jenkins
8 16 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (1.23%) Grunt
9 12 (0.92%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (0.92%) Selenium
9 12 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (0.84%) Bower
11 10 (0.77%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.77%) PHPUnit
11 10 (0.77%) Capybara
General
1 166 (12.75%) Finance
2 26 (2.00%) Retail
3 19 (1.46%) Banking
4 17 (1.31%) Marketing
5 12 (0.92%) Publishing
6 10 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.69%) Electronics
8 8 (0.61%) Games
8 8 (0.61%) Back Office
9 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.46%) Advertising
11 5 (0.38%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.38%) Automotive
12 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.077%) Billing
15 1 (0.077%) Local Government
15 1 (0.077%) Russian Language
15 1 (0.077%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 493 (37.86%) HTML
2 411 (31.57%) .NET
3 373 (28.65%) CSS
4 256 (19.66%) ASP.NET
5 221 (16.97%) jQuery
6 146 (11.21%) HTML5
7 140 (10.75%) Web Services
7 140 (10.75%) REST
8 130 (9.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 124 (9.52%) XML
10 121 (9.29%) CSS3
11 106 (8.14%) Hibernate
12 99 (7.60%) .NET Framework
13 93 (7.14%) WCF
14 79 (6.07%) Ajax
15 60 (4.61%) Spring
16 58 (4.45%) JAX-RS
17 56 (4.30%) Entity Framework
18 55 (4.22%) JSON
19 54 (4.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (3.76%) NHS
2 41 (3.15%) User Experience
3 29 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.07%) Open Source
5 25 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 20 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 18 (1.38%) Visualisation
7 18 (1.38%) E-Learning
8 16 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 12 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 11 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.77%) Chemistry
13 9 (0.69%) RIA
14 7 (0.54%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.46%) Smartcard
15 6 (0.46%) Life Science
15 6 (0.46%) PKI
16 5 (0.38%) Graphic Design
16 5 (0.38%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 142 (10.91%) Linux
2 112 (8.60%) UNIX
3 82 (6.30%) Mac OS X
4 48 (3.69%) Windows
5 29 (2.23%) Android
6 17 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (0.84%) AIX
8 9 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.46%) CentOS
10 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.077%) OS/390
11 1 (0.077%) zOS
11 1 (0.077%) MVS
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.077%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.077%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (35.41%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (22.66%) MVC
3 208 (15.98%) TDD
4 128 (9.83%) Business Intelligence
5 117 (8.99%) Web Design
6 105 (8.06%) Web Development
7 102 (7.83%) OO
8 99 (7.60%) Scrum
9 92 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
10 81 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
11 77 (5.91%) Unit Testing
12 69 (5.30%) Configuration Management
12 69 (5.30%) ETL
13 68 (5.22%) Software Engineering
14 64 (4.92%) BDD
14 64 (4.92%) Mentoring
15 54 (4.15%) CRM
16 47 (3.61%) Integration Testing
17 44 (3.38%) Data Modelling
17 44 (3.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 395 (30.34%) SQL
3 371 (28.49%) C#
4 306 (23.50%) Java
5 113 (8.68%) T-SQL
6 108 (8.29%) PHP
7 66 (5.07%) PL/SQL
8 45 (3.46%) Python
9 39 (3.00%) Apex Code
10 36 (2.76%) VB
11 34 (2.61%) Ruby
12 32 (2.46%) VB.NET
13 29 (2.23%) VBA
14 28 (2.15%) VB6
15 19 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 18 (1.38%) C
17 14 (1.08%) XPath
18 13 (1.00%) C++
19 12 (0.92%) PHP5
20 9 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (2.92%) Security Cleared
2 36 (2.76%) Degree
3 13 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.46%) MCAD
5 6 (0.46%) MCSD
6 4 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.15%) MCTS
8 1 (0.077%) MCITP
8 1 (0.077%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.61%) QA
2 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.23%) KVM
2 3 (0.23%) QEMU
3 2 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.077%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (0.77%) Puppet
1 10 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (0.77%) Graylog
2 7 (0.54%) OpenIDM
3 4 (0.31%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.31%) Ansible
4 2 (0.15%) Salt
4 2 (0.15%) Graphite
5 1 (0.077%) Nagios
5 1 (0.077%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.077%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (0.077%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 161 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 156 (11.98%) Oracle
3 42 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (1.69%) Adobe
5 20 (1.54%) Zend
6 15 (1.15%) Business Objects
6 15 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.00%) VMware
8 12 (0.92%) hybris
8 12 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.84%) IBM
9 11 (0.84%) Sitecore
10 10 (0.77%) Akamai
10 10 (0.77%) New Relic
11 8 (0.61%) SAP
11 8 (0.61%) Informatica
11 8 (0.61%) Ab Initio
12 7 (0.54%) Teradata
12 7 (0.54%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.54%) Splunk
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Searchability
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
JPS Selection
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + Flexi-time, Work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Connectus
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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