The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 558 452 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.02% 21.58% 26.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.74% 23.08% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 260 396
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £30.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £43.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2168 1958 2433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.33% 93.46% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1046 1306
Average daily rate £338 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 123 156
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
England

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 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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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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 +1 399 £325 +8.33% 176
North Yorkshire 0 67 £320 +2.40% 42
South Yorkshire +2 62 £300 - 66
East Yorkshire - 6 £350 - 9
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 414 (32.68%) .NET
2 394 (31.10%) SQL
3 363 (28.65%) C#
4 359 (28.33%) SQL Server
5 323 (25.49%) JavaScript
6 321 (25.34%) HTML
7 292 (23.05%) MVC
8 275 (21.70%) CSS
9 257 (20.28%) Java
10 230 (18.15%) ASP.NET
11 215 (16.97%) Oracle
12 210 (16.57%) jQuery
13 196 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
14 176 (13.89%) PHP
15 152 (12.00%) XML
16 148 (11.68%) Web Services
17 139 (10.97%) Finance
18 128 (10.10%) HTML5
19 124 (9.79%) Microsoft
20 111 (8.76%) VB.NET
21 102 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
22 100 (7.89%) Spring
22 100 (7.89%) Software Engineering
23 98 (7.73%) TDD
24 97 (7.66%) OO
25 95 (7.50%) J2EE
25 95 (7.50%) WCF
26 93 (7.34%) Visual Studio
27 90 (7.10%) Hibernate
27 90 (7.10%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 63 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.87%) CMS
3 38 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 36 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 34 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 33 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 27 (2.13%) WordPress
7 27 (2.13%) Apache
8 24 (1.89%) SAS
9 23 (1.82%) Drupal
10 21 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (1.34%) IIS
12 13 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.03%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.87%) Umbraco
14 9 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
16 7 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 34 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.42%) MS Office
4 14 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.079%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 31 (2.45%) Magento
2 29 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.16%) Lawson
6 2 (0.16%) Zen Cart
6 2 (0.16%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.079%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.079%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.079%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.079%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.39%) Heroku
3 3 (0.24%) Office 365
4 2 (0.16%) Force.com
5 1 (0.079%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.079%) SaaS
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.89%) Internet
2 21 (1.66%) HTTP
2 21 (1.66%) Intranet
3 2 (0.16%) SSL
3 2 (0.16%) FTP
3 2 (0.16%) LDAP
4 1 (0.079%) SMTP
4 1 (0.079%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 359 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 85 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (5.84%) MySQL
5 71 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (5.37%) Oracle Database
7 62 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 55 (4.34%) Oracle Reports
9 39 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
10 36 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 35 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (2.45%) Relational Database
13 27 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (1.74%) Oracle ODI
14 22 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
14 22 (1.74%) DB2
15 17 (1.34%) Base SAS
16 16 (1.26%) OLAP
16 16 (1.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 93 (7.34%) Visual Studio
2 61 (4.81%) Maven
3 42 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 38 (3.00%) JUnit
6 37 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
7 34 (2.68%) Jenkins
8 33 (2.60%) Subversion
9 23 (1.82%) Selenium
10 16 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 16 (1.26%) Hudson
11 15 (1.18%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.03%) ClearCase
13 12 (0.95%) ClearQuest
14 9 (0.71%) PhoneGap
15 8 (0.63%) JIRA
15 8 (0.63%) NUnit
15 8 (0.63%) Xcode
16 6 (0.47%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 139 (10.97%) Finance
2 28 (2.21%) Banking
3 25 (1.97%) Marketing
4 21 (1.66%) Retail
5 19 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.50%) Back Office
6 18 (1.42%) Advertising
7 9 (0.71%) Legal
8 7 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.55%) Electronics
9 5 (0.39%) Billing
10 4 (0.32%) Local Government
10 4 (0.32%) Games
10 4 (0.32%) Front Office
11 3 (0.24%) Law
12 2 (0.16%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.16%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.16%) Automotive
12 2 (0.16%) Publishing
12 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (32.68%) .NET
2 321 (25.34%) HTML
3 275 (21.70%) CSS
4 230 (18.15%) ASP.NET
5 210 (16.57%) jQuery
6 152 (12.00%) XML
7 148 (11.68%) Web Services
8 128 (10.10%) HTML5
9 100 (7.89%) Spring
10 95 (7.50%) J2EE
10 95 (7.50%) WCF
11 90 (7.10%) Hibernate
11 90 (7.10%) .NET Framework
12 89 (7.02%) WinForms
13 87 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 76 (6.00%) CSS3
15 61 (4.81%) Ajax
16 52 (4.10%) Spring MVC
17 46 (3.63%) Symfony
18 45 (3.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (2.92%) Mobile App
3 36 (2.84%) NHS
4 23 (1.82%) Open Source
5 21 (1.66%) Computer Science
6 18 (1.42%) Data Integration
7 17 (1.34%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 13 (1.03%) iPhone
10 11 (0.87%) iPad
11 9 (0.71%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.63%) E-Learning
13 6 (0.47%) Graphic Design
13 6 (0.47%) W3C
14 4 (0.32%) VLE
14 4 (0.32%) Handset
15 3 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (0.24%) Social Media
15 3 (0.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 67 (5.29%) Linux
2 53 (4.18%) Windows
3 41 (3.24%) Android
4 33 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.29%) UNIX
6 12 (0.95%) AIX
7 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.079%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.079%) Solaris
8 1 (0.079%) MVS
8 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (23.05%) MVC
2 196 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
4 100 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 98 (7.73%) TDD
6 97 (7.66%) OO
7 79 (6.24%) Scrum
8 78 (6.16%) Web Development
9 74 (5.84%) ETL
10 57 (4.50%) E-Commerce
11 55 (4.34%) Unit Testing
12 51 (4.03%) OOP
13 42 (3.31%) Data Modelling
14 39 (3.08%) CRM
15 37 (2.92%) Migration
16 35 (2.76%) Responsive Web Design
16 35 (2.76%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (2.53%) BDD
18 32 (2.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 394 (31.10%) SQL
2 363 (28.65%) C#
3 323 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 257 (20.28%) Java
5 176 (13.89%) PHP
6 111 (8.76%) VB.NET
7 80 (6.31%) PL/SQL
8 60 (4.74%) T-SQL
9 58 (4.58%) VB
10 49 (3.87%) VB6
11 26 (2.05%) VBA
12 19 (1.50%) PHP5
13 18 (1.42%) Python
14 17 (1.34%) C++
14 17 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 17 (1.34%) X++
15 15 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.18%) Ruby
16 14 (1.10%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (1.50%) Degree
2 16 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.079%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.079%) MCP
4 1 (0.079%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) HL7
2 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.079%) SLA
3 1 (0.079%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (0.24%) Control-M
2 2 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.16%) Puppet
2 2 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.079%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.079%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 215 (16.97%) Oracle
2 124 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 69 (5.45%) Zend
4 31 (2.45%) IBM
5 24 (1.89%) Adobe
6 19 (1.50%) Twitter
7 17 (1.34%) SAP
7 17 (1.34%) Perforce
8 15 (1.18%) Business Objects
9 13 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (0.95%) hybris
11 10 (0.79%) JBoss
12 9 (0.71%) Apple
12 9 (0.71%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.63%) Informatica
14 5 (0.39%) Epicor
14 5 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
14 5 (0.39%) Ab Initio
15 4 (0.32%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.32%) Google
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