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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 609 642 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.96% 22.99% 22.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.07% 24.20% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 423 380
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.38 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.16% +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%

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
2095 2653 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 95.02% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1688 1559
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 116 119
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 420 £375 - 170
South Yorkshire 0 139 £363 +3.57% 39
North Yorkshire +5 26 £350 -3.44% 53
East Yorkshire 0 4 £320 -1.53% 12
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 557 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
2 491 (35.07%) JavaScript
3 420 (30.00%) Java
4 400 (28.57%) HTML
5 369 (26.36%) CSS
6 367 (26.21%) SQL
7 297 (21.21%) .NET
8 283 (20.21%) SQL Server
9 280 (20.00%) C#
10 230 (16.43%) MVC
11 225 (16.07%) TDD
12 196 (14.00%) AngularJS
13 192 (13.71%) HTML5
14 180 (12.86%) Scrum
15 172 (12.29%) Git (software)
16 167 (11.93%) Front End Development
17 164 (11.71%) Microsoft
18 162 (11.57%) RESTful
19 158 (11.29%) CSS3
20 156 (11.14%) Spring
21 146 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 141 (10.07%) ASP.NET
23 140 (10.00%) Oracle
24 133 (9.50%) Web Development
25 131 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
26 127 (9.07%) REST
27 126 (9.00%) T-SQL
28 121 (8.64%) jQuery
29 113 (8.07%) Node.js
30 112 (8.00%) Web Services

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 51 (3.64%) CMS
2 41 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 40 (2.86%) Mule
4 38 (2.71%) Confluence
5 24 (1.71%) Mule ESB
5 24 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.36%) Apache
6 19 (1.36%) WordPress
7 17 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 17 (1.21%) Umbraco
7 17 (1.21%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (0.79%) nginx
9 11 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (0.71%) Drupal
10 10 (0.71%) SAS
11 9 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.57%) Jetty
12 8 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.50%) MS Office
4 4 (0.29%) MS Project
5 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.64%) Visualfiles
4 8 (0.57%) Magento
5 5 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.21%) BASE24
6 3 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.21%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.071%) Cognos Planning
8 1 (0.071%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.071%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.071%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.50%) GitHub
2 27 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.00%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.36%) Force.com
5 5 (0.36%) Office 365
6 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.29%) Google Play
7 2 (0.14%) iTunes
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.071%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.071%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.071%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.071%) IaaS
8 1 (0.071%) SaaS
8 1 (0.071%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.43%) HTTP
2 19 (1.36%) Internet
3 9 (0.64%) Intranet
4 4 (0.29%) LDAP
4 4 (0.29%) Network Security
4 4 (0.29%) SMS
4 4 (0.29%) SMTP
5 2 (0.14%) DNS
5 2 (0.14%) FTP
5 2 (0.14%) SSH
5 2 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.071%) ATM
6 1 (0.071%) Firewall
6 1 (0.071%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.071%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.071%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.071%) Wireless
6 1 (0.071%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 146 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 105 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 103 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 89 (6.36%) NoSQL
6 81 (5.79%) MySQL
7 68 (4.86%) MongoDB
8 65 (4.64%) Relational Database
9 62 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 50 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
13 35 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (1.86%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
16 18 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
16 18 (1.29%) Redis
17 17 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
17 17 (1.21%) OLAP
18 16 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 172 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 100 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.36%) JIRA
4 57 (4.07%) Subversion
5 54 (3.86%) JUnit
5 54 (3.86%) Visual Studio
6 43 (3.07%) Selenium
7 42 (3.00%) Maven
8 40 (2.86%) Grunt
9 31 (2.21%) gulp
10 24 (1.71%) Jasmine
11 22 (1.57%) Mercurial
12 21 (1.50%) Cucumber
13 19 (1.36%) Mockito
14 17 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (1.00%) WebDriver
16 13 (0.93%) jMock
17 12 (0.86%) Gradle
17 12 (0.86%) PHPUnit
18 11 (0.79%) Spock
General
1 109 (7.79%) Finance
2 52 (3.71%) Advertising
3 22 (1.57%) Marketing
4 18 (1.29%) Banking
4 18 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 17 (1.21%) Retail
6 14 (1.00%) Back Office
7 11 (0.79%) Publishing
8 10 (0.71%) Law
9 8 (0.57%) Games
10 7 (0.50%) Billing
10 7 (0.50%) Legal
11 3 (0.21%) Automotive
11 3 (0.21%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.071%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.071%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.071%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.071%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (28.57%) HTML
2 369 (26.36%) CSS
3 297 (21.21%) .NET
4 196 (14.00%) AngularJS
5 192 (13.71%) HTML5
6 162 (11.57%) RESTful
7 158 (11.29%) CSS3
8 156 (11.14%) Spring
9 141 (10.07%) ASP.NET
10 127 (9.07%) REST
11 121 (8.64%) jQuery
12 113 (8.07%) Node.js
13 112 (8.00%) Web Services
14 97 (6.93%) React
15 85 (6.07%) .NET Framework
16 78 (5.57%) JSON
17 76 (5.43%) XML
18 75 (5.36%) Hibernate
19 72 (5.14%) Entity Framework
20 66 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.86%) User Experience
2 48 (3.43%) Mobile App
3 44 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (3.14%) Visualisation
4 28 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 18 (1.29%) NHS
7 17 (1.21%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
9 15 (1.07%) Computer Science
9 15 (1.07%) Data Integration
10 11 (0.79%) RIA
11 9 (0.64%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.57%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.50%) iPhone
13 7 (0.50%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.50%) Social Network
14 6 (0.43%) iPad
15 5 (0.36%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 88 (6.29%) Linux
2 38 (2.71%) Android
3 37 (2.64%) Unix
4 35 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.86%) Windows
6 18 (1.29%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.43%) CentOS
9 1 (0.071%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.071%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.071%) OS/400
9 1 (0.071%) Solaris
9 1 (0.071%) VMS
9 1 (0.071%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (16.43%) MVC
3 225 (16.07%) TDD
4 180 (12.86%) Scrum
5 167 (11.93%) Front End Development
6 133 (9.50%) Web Development
7 131 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
8 111 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (7.93%) OO
9 103 (7.36%) ETL
10 98 (7.00%) BDD
11 94 (6.71%) E-Commerce
12 81 (5.79%) Software Engineering
13 80 (5.71%) Open Source
14 73 (5.21%) Unit Testing
15 57 (4.07%) Data Modelling
15 57 (4.07%) Microservices
16 56 (4.00%) SOA
17 55 (3.93%) Responsive Web Design
17 55 (3.93%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 491 (35.07%) JavaScript
2 420 (30.00%) Java
3 367 (26.21%) SQL
4 280 (20.00%) C#
5 126 (9.00%) T-SQL
6 111 (7.93%) Scala
7 106 (7.57%) PHP
8 91 (6.50%) Python
9 76 (5.43%) Ruby
10 33 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 28 (2.00%) Groovy
12 27 (1.93%) VBA
13 24 (1.71%) PL/SQL
14 21 (1.50%) Clojure
15 18 (1.29%) VB
16 17 (1.21%) C
17 16 (1.14%) Apple Swift
18 15 (1.07%) Objective-C
19 11 (0.79%) TypeScript
20 9 (0.64%) ES6
Qualifications
1 63 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 33 (2.36%) Degree
3 26 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.36%) MCSE
7 4 (0.29%) MCSA
8 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.14%) CCA
9 2 (0.14%) MCITP
10 1 (0.071%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.071%) CCNP
10 1 (0.071%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.071%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.071%) HNC
10 1 (0.071%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.071%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.36%) QA
2 17 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.43%) SDET
5 2 (0.14%) FATCA
6 1 (0.071%) HL7
6 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.071%) SLA
6 1 (0.071%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (2.64%) Docker
2 9 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.36%) GlusterFS
4 3 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.071%) Firmware
6 1 (0.071%) HDFS
6 1 (0.071%) Varnish
6 1 (0.071%) vCloud
6 1 (0.071%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.071%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (2.29%) Puppet
2 29 (2.07%) Oracle Identity Management
3 28 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 18 (1.29%) Ansible
5 10 (0.71%) vRealize
6 7 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.36%) Kibana
8 5 (0.36%) logstash
9 4 (0.29%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.14%) Nagios
11 2 (0.14%) OMEGAMON
11 2 (0.14%) Piwik
12 1 (0.071%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.071%) Plesk
12 1 (0.071%) Salt
Vendors
1 164 (11.71%) Microsoft
2 140 (10.00%) Oracle
3 49 (3.50%) Google
4 37 (2.64%) MuleSoft
5 27 (1.93%) Tableau
6 23 (1.64%) Netezza
7 18 (1.29%) Zend
8 17 (1.21%) Adobe
9 15 (1.07%) SAP
10 13 (0.93%) VMware
11 11 (0.79%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 10 (0.71%) Splunk
13 9 (0.64%) IBM
14 6 (0.43%) Sage
14 6 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.36%) Cognos
16 4 (0.29%) EPiServer
16 4 (0.29%) Twitter
17 3 (0.21%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £440 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £290 - £320 per day + depending on experience & negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £480 - £500 per day + depending on experience & negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago