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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 698 740 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.04% 24.30% 21.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.38% 25.78% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 503 334
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
2376 2870 2444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.46% 94.25% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1876 1513
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 158 145
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +1 459 £380 +1.33% 193
South Yorkshire +1 170 £375 -11.76% 44
North Yorkshire 0 34 £350 +10.23% 40
East Yorkshire 0 7 £315 -3.07% 9
Humberside +2 1 £375 -30.55%
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 628 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 599 (36.82%) JavaScript
3 494 (30.36%) HTML
4 482 (29.63%) Java
5 458 (28.15%) CSS
6 401 (24.65%) SQL
7 351 (21.57%) C#
8 339 (20.84%) .NET
9 329 (20.22%) SQL Server
10 278 (17.09%) MVC
11 276 (16.96%) TDD
12 229 (14.07%) AngularJS
13 224 (13.77%) HTML5
14 212 (13.03%) Scrum
15 206 (12.66%) Front End Development
16 189 (11.62%) Git (software)
17 179 (11.00%) Spring
18 177 (10.88%) Web Development
19 171 (10.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 171 (10.51%) CSS3
20 170 (10.45%) RESTful
20 170 (10.45%) ASP.NET
21 166 (10.20%) Microsoft
22 161 (9.90%) jQuery
22 161 (9.90%) Oracle
23 145 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
24 144 (8.85%) T-SQL
24 144 (8.85%) Scala
24 144 (8.85%) Node.js
25 139 (8.54%) PHP

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 64 (3.93%) CMS
2 38 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 37 (2.27%) Confluence
4 29 (1.78%) Mule
5 28 (1.72%) WordPress
6 27 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (1.60%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.35%) Drupal
8 22 (1.35%) Mule ESB
9 21 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 21 (1.29%) WebSphere
10 18 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.98%) Apache
12 15 (0.92%) SAS
13 14 (0.86%) nginx
14 12 (0.74%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.68%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (0.61%) Umbraco
17 9 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 44 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.061%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.061%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.04%) Magento
3 11 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.55%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.12%) BASE24
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.061%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.061%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.061%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.061%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.061%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.061%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.63%) GitHub
2 27 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.86%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.31%) Force.com
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.25%) Google Play
6 4 (0.25%) Office 365
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) iTunes
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.12%) PaaS
8 1 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.061%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.061%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.32%) HTTP
2 11 (0.68%) Internet
3 8 (0.49%) Intranet
4 7 (0.43%) LDAP
5 5 (0.31%) Network Security
5 5 (0.31%) SMS
6 3 (0.18%) FTP
6 3 (0.18%) SMTP
6 3 (0.18%) SSH
7 2 (0.12%) Skype
7 2 (0.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.12%) Wireless
8 1 (0.061%) ATM
8 1 (0.061%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.061%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.061%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.061%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.061%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 171 (10.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 125 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 111 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
5 104 (6.39%) MySQL
6 81 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 80 (4.92%) NoSQL
8 79 (4.86%) MongoDB
9 72 (4.43%) Relational Database
10 54 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (2.46%) Oracle Database
13 33 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 25 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
16 22 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
17 20 (1.23%) Hadoop
18 18 (1.11%) Power BI
18 18 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 189 (11.62%) Git (software)
2 111 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 64 (3.93%) JUnit
4 62 (3.81%) JIRA
5 61 (3.75%) Visual Studio
6 55 (3.38%) Subversion
7 51 (3.13%) Maven
8 42 (2.58%) Selenium
9 41 (2.52%) Jasmine
10 33 (2.03%) Grunt
11 30 (1.84%) gulp
12 24 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 18 (1.11%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.11%) Mercurial
15 17 (1.04%) Mockito
16 16 (0.98%) Eclipse
17 15 (0.92%) NUnit
17 15 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
18 14 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 133 (8.17%) Finance
2 58 (3.56%) Advertising
3 27 (1.66%) Marketing
4 24 (1.48%) Retail
5 23 (1.41%) Banking
6 20 (1.23%) Games
7 18 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.04%) Back Office
9 11 (0.68%) Publishing
10 8 (0.49%) Billing
10 8 (0.49%) Law
10 8 (0.49%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.43%) Legal
12 4 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.18%) Automotive
13 3 (0.18%) Electronics
14 1 (0.061%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.061%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (30.36%) HTML
2 458 (28.15%) CSS
3 339 (20.84%) .NET
4 229 (14.07%) AngularJS
5 224 (13.77%) HTML5
6 179 (11.00%) Spring
7 171 (10.51%) CSS3
8 170 (10.45%) ASP.NET
8 170 (10.45%) RESTful
9 161 (9.90%) jQuery
10 144 (8.85%) Node.js
11 136 (8.36%) REST
12 135 (8.30%) Web Services
13 109 (6.70%) React
14 104 (6.39%) JSON
15 100 (6.15%) .NET Framework
16 96 (5.90%) XML
17 95 (5.84%) Hibernate
18 88 (5.41%) Entity Framework
19 77 (4.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 108 (6.64%) User Experience
2 64 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 55 (3.38%) Visualisation
5 28 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 18 (1.11%) Data Integration
8 15 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 13 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 13 (0.80%) Social Network
10 11 (0.68%) NHS
11 9 (0.55%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.49%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 8 (0.49%) iPad
13 7 (0.43%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.43%) iPhone
13 7 (0.43%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 98 (6.02%) Linux
2 51 (3.13%) Android
3 48 (2.95%) Unix
4 43 (2.64%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.78%) Windows
6 21 (1.29%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.31%) CentOS
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.061%) OS/400
10 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (17.09%) MVC
3 276 (16.96%) TDD
4 212 (13.03%) Scrum
5 206 (12.66%) Front End Development
6 177 (10.88%) Web Development
7 145 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 125 (7.68%) BDD
9 122 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 119 (7.31%) ETL
11 96 (5.90%) Open Source
12 95 (5.84%) Unit Testing
13 94 (5.78%) E-Commerce
13 94 (5.78%) OO
14 92 (5.65%) Software Engineering
15 75 (4.61%) Pair Programming
16 67 (4.12%) Data Modelling
17 65 (4.00%) SOA
18 61 (3.75%) Microservices
18 61 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 599 (36.82%) JavaScript
2 482 (29.63%) Java
3 401 (24.65%) SQL
4 351 (21.57%) C#
5 144 (8.85%) Scala
5 144 (8.85%) T-SQL
6 139 (8.54%) PHP
7 85 (5.22%) Ruby
8 75 (4.61%) Python
9 44 (2.70%) Groovy
10 40 (2.46%) VBA
11 39 (2.40%) VB.NET
12 31 (1.91%) Clojure
13 27 (1.66%) C
13 27 (1.66%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.04%) Objective-C
14 17 (1.04%) VB
15 13 (0.80%) Apple Swift
16 12 (0.74%) ES6
17 10 (0.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 31 (1.91%) SC Cleared
3 28 (1.72%) Degree
4 15 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.55%) MCSE
7 8 (0.49%) MCSA
8 3 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.12%) CCA
9 2 (0.12%) MCITP
10 1 (0.061%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.061%) CCNP
10 1 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.061%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.061%) RHCE
10 1 (0.061%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 19 (1.17%) QA
3 11 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.31%) SDET
5 2 (0.12%) FATCA
6 1 (0.061%) HL7
6 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.061%) SLA
6 1 (0.061%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (1.78%) Docker
2 16 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.31%) Varnish
4 4 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.25%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.061%) Firmware
7 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.061%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (2.15%) Oracle Identity Management
2 34 (2.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 31 (1.91%) Puppet
4 18 (1.11%) Ansible
5 7 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.43%) vRealize
6 5 (0.31%) Kibana
6 5 (0.31%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.31%) logstash
7 3 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.12%) OMEGAMON
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.061%) Grafana
9 1 (0.061%) Nagios
9 1 (0.061%) Plesk
9 1 (0.061%) SCCM
9 1 (0.061%) SCOM
Vendors
1 166 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 161 (9.90%) Oracle
3 54 (3.32%) Google
4 33 (2.03%) MuleSoft
5 28 (1.72%) Tableau
6 27 (1.66%) SAP
7 26 (1.60%) Netezza
8 20 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 19 (1.17%) Zend
10 16 (0.98%) Adobe
11 11 (0.68%) Red Hat
12 10 (0.61%) Informatica
12 10 (0.61%) VMware
13 8 (0.49%) Cognos
13 8 (0.49%) Splunk
14 7 (0.43%) IBM
14 7 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.31%) Sage
15 5 (0.31%) Sybase
16 4 (0.25%) EPiServer
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per month
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wenham Carter
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 7 days ago