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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 800 782 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.34% 26.72% 27.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.50% 28.03% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 524 472
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +52.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £35.00 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.50 £30.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.14%
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
2807 2790 2408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.93% 95.32% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1931 1754 1526
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 131 126
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 585 £388 +10.71% 220
South Yorkshire +1 135 £363 +11.53% 60
North Yorkshire 0 52 £320 -7.24% 43
East Yorkshire +2 5 - - 14
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 592 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (32.71%) JavaScript
3 461 (31.88%) Java
4 377 (26.07%) HTML
5 371 (25.66%) .NET
6 354 (24.48%) SQL
7 347 (24.00%) C#
8 340 (23.51%) TDD
9 332 (22.96%) CSS
10 300 (20.75%) SQL Server
11 249 (17.22%) MVC
12 194 (13.42%) Spring
13 191 (13.21%) ASP.NET
14 178 (12.31%) AngularJS
15 176 (12.17%) Web Development
16 163 (11.27%) Linux
17 157 (10.86%) Microsoft
18 155 (10.72%) PHP
19 150 (10.37%) HTML5
20 146 (10.10%) Scrum
21 139 (9.61%) jQuery
22 138 (9.54%) Oracle
23 132 (9.13%) T-SQL
24 131 (9.06%) XML
24 131 (9.06%) Finance
25 130 (8.99%) Git (software)
26 126 (8.71%) RESTful
27 124 (8.58%) Web Services
28 111 (7.68%) CSS3
29 109 (7.54%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 103 (7.12%) Node.js
2 58 (4.01%) CMS
3 57 (3.94%) SharePoint
4 46 (3.18%) Apache
5 44 (3.04%) SAS
6 33 (2.28%) Tomcat
6 33 (2.28%) WebSphere
7 27 (1.87%) Drupal
8 23 (1.59%) WordPress
9 20 (1.38%) JBoss
10 18 (1.24%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.18%) Umbraco
12 14 (0.97%) Confluence
13 13 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.83%) IIS
15 11 (0.76%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.76%) OpenStack
15 11 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
16 9 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 41 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.35%) MS Project
4 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 51 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.59%) Magento
3 7 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.28%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.28%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.069%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.069%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.069%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (1.66%) GitHub
2 24 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.28%) Office 365
4 4 (0.28%) SaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.069%) AdWords
6 1 (0.069%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.069%) IaaS
6 1 (0.069%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.069%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.90%) HTTP
2 15 (1.04%) Internet
3 14 (0.97%) DNS
4 10 (0.69%) Intranet
5 8 (0.55%) FTP
5 8 (0.55%) SSL
6 5 (0.35%) LDAP
7 4 (0.28%) Extranet
7 4 (0.28%) Network Security
8 3 (0.21%) DSL
8 3 (0.21%) DVB
8 3 (0.21%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.21%) Modbus
9 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.069%) SMS
10 1 (0.069%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.069%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.50%) MongoDB
3 89 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 78 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 76 (5.26%) MySQL
6 65 (4.50%) NoSQL
7 64 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 49 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 43 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (2.97%) Relational Database
10 37 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 35 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (2.28%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.66%) Base SAS
14 23 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (1.52%) MS Access
16 19 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
18 15 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (1.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 130 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.64%) Maven
3 95 (6.57%) Jenkins
4 65 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (3.46%) Visual Studio
6 47 (3.25%) JUnit
7 43 (2.97%) Subversion
8 39 (2.70%) Mockito
9 38 (2.63%) JIRA
10 33 (2.28%) Selenium
11 24 (1.66%) gulp
12 23 (1.59%) Grunt
13 22 (1.52%) Ant
14 17 (1.18%) PHPUnit
15 16 (1.11%) Hamcrest
16 15 (1.04%) Eclipse
17 14 (0.97%) Mocha
18 12 (0.83%) Android Studio
19 11 (0.76%) Appium
19 11 (0.76%) Gradle
General
1 131 (9.06%) Finance
2 55 (3.80%) Retail
3 33 (2.28%) Banking
4 28 (1.94%) Games
5 15 (1.04%) Advertising
6 13 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.76%) Back Office
7 11 (0.76%) Marketing
8 10 (0.69%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.41%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.35%) Legal
12 4 (0.28%) Billing
12 4 (0.28%) Publishing
13 3 (0.21%) Electronics
14 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.069%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.069%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.069%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (26.07%) HTML
2 371 (25.66%) .NET
3 332 (22.96%) CSS
4 194 (13.42%) Spring
5 191 (13.21%) ASP.NET
6 178 (12.31%) AngularJS
7 150 (10.37%) HTML5
8 139 (9.61%) jQuery
9 131 (9.06%) XML
10 126 (8.71%) RESTful
11 124 (8.58%) Web Services
12 111 (7.68%) CSS3
13 106 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 104 (7.19%) Hibernate
15 103 (7.12%) REST
16 77 (5.33%) JSON
17 74 (5.12%) .NET Framework
18 72 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
19 70 (4.84%) React
20 62 (4.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (5.33%) User Experience
3 38 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 27 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 19 (1.31%) NHS
6 18 (1.24%) iPad
6 18 (1.24%) iPhone
7 17 (1.18%) Data Integration
8 16 (1.11%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.11%) Replication
9 15 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 13 (0.90%) Animation
12 12 (0.83%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.62%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.62%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.55%) e-Learning
15 7 (0.48%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 163 (11.27%) Linux
2 89 (6.15%) Unix
3 64 (4.43%) Windows
4 40 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.63%) Android
6 26 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.28%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.14%) AIX
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.069%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (23.51%) TDD
3 249 (17.22%) MVC
4 176 (12.17%) Web Development
5 146 (10.10%) Scrum
6 109 (7.54%) Front End Development
7 107 (7.40%) BDD
8 101 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 97 (6.71%) OO
10 95 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
11 86 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
12 81 (5.60%) CRM
12 81 (5.60%) DevOps
13 80 (5.53%) Software Engineering
14 77 (5.33%) ETL
15 68 (4.70%) E-Commerce
16 61 (4.22%) Open Source
17 59 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
18 56 (3.87%) Web Design
19 53 (3.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 473 (32.71%) JavaScript
2 461 (31.88%) Java
3 354 (24.48%) SQL
4 347 (24.00%) C#
5 155 (10.72%) PHP
6 132 (9.13%) T-SQL
7 86 (5.95%) Python
8 60 (4.15%) PL/SQL
9 57 (3.94%) Ruby
10 55 (3.80%) Scala
11 45 (3.11%) C++
12 36 (2.49%) VB.NET
13 35 (2.42%) C
14 29 (2.01%) Bash Shell
15 27 (1.87%) VB
16 26 (1.80%) VBA
17 24 (1.66%) Perl
18 22 (1.52%) Groovy
18 22 (1.52%) PHP 5
19 19 (1.31%) ES6
Qualifications
1 69 (4.77%) Security Cleared
2 32 (2.21%) SC Cleared
3 21 (1.45%) Degree
4 16 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (0.97%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.069%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.069%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.069%) MCP
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.069%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (1.11%) QA
3 14 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.21%) WCAG
5 1 (0.069%) FINREP
System Software
1 28 (1.94%) Docker
2 11 (0.76%) vSphere
3 5 (0.35%) Varnish
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.069%) HDFS
5 1 (0.069%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 68 (4.70%) Puppet
2 14 (0.97%) ZABBIX
3 13 (0.90%) logstash
4 11 (0.76%) Control-M
4 11 (0.76%) Piwik
5 9 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 4 (0.28%) Ansible
8 4 (0.28%) Nagios
8 4 (0.28%) Opsview
9 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.069%) CA Endevor
10 1 (0.069%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.069%) Mesos
10 1 (0.069%) Salt
10 1 (0.069%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 157 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 138 (9.54%) Oracle
3 28 (1.94%) IBM
4 26 (1.80%) Atlassian
5 24 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 21 (1.45%) Zend
7 18 (1.24%) Informatica
7 18 (1.24%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.11%) SAP
9 14 (0.97%) Apple
10 11 (0.76%) Google
11 8 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.55%) Tableau
12 7 (0.48%) Cognos
12 7 (0.48%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.41%) Ab Initio
13 6 (0.41%) ATG
13 6 (0.41%) BEA
13 6 (0.41%) hybris
13 6 (0.41%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day 3 Months +
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hull
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago