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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 744 557 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.47% 23.18% 25.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.03% 24.89% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 329 330
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 17
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.25% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £9.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
2973 2238 2133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.79% 93.13% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2011 1353 1149
Average daily rate £360 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 122 142
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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 +1 571 £350 +7.69% 249
South Yorkshire 0 89 £350 +16.66% 54
North Yorkshire 0 63 £338 +5.46% 54
East Yorkshire +1 2 - - 15
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 557 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (35.55%) SQL
3 522 (35.49%) JavaScript
4 510 (34.67%) HTML
5 420 (28.55%) SQL Server
6 419 (28.48%) CSS
7 411 (27.94%) .NET
8 348 (23.66%) C#
9 339 (23.05%) Java
10 305 (20.73%) MVC
11 280 (19.03%) jQuery
12 238 (16.18%) TDD
13 229 (15.57%) ASP.NET
14 209 (14.21%) Oracle
15 201 (13.66%) Finance
16 193 (13.12%) HTML5
17 172 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 171 (11.62%) Microsoft
19 159 (10.81%) T-SQL
20 155 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
21 148 (10.06%) PHP
22 129 (8.77%) CSS3
23 127 (8.63%) E-Commerce
24 126 (8.57%) PL/SQL
25 123 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
26 122 (8.29%) Git (software)
27 121 (8.23%) Web Services
28 119 (8.09%) AngularJS
29 117 (7.95%) OO
30 115 (7.82%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 108 (7.34%) SAS
2 87 (5.91%) CMS
3 67 (4.55%) Node.js
4 51 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 39 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 29 (1.97%) Apache
7 24 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 19 (1.29%) Drupal
8 19 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.22%) WordPress
9 18 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 18 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (1.22%) Confluence
9 18 (1.22%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.22%) JBoss
10 15 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 13 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.75%) IIS
12 11 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.29%) MS Office
4 9 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.41%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.068%) MS Project
9 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.068%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 37 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.56%) Magento
3 6 (0.41%) Visualfiles
4 5 (0.34%) BASE24
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.14%) Tridion
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.068%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.50%) GitHub
2 10 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.48%) SaaS
3 7 (0.48%) Office 365
3 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.87%) HTTP
2 19 (1.29%) Internet
3 11 (0.75%) Intranet
4 10 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.48%) SSL
6 6 (0.41%) Firewall
6 6 (0.41%) ATM
7 4 (0.27%) LDAP
8 3 (0.20%) DNS
9 2 (0.14%) FTP
9 2 (0.14%) SSH
10 1 (0.068%) Skype
10 1 (0.068%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.068%) Telnet
10 1 (0.068%) PBX
10 1 (0.068%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (28.55%) SQL Server
2 172 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (6.87%) Oracle Database
5 96 (6.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 94 (6.39%) MySQL
7 90 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 84 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
9 83 (5.64%) MongoDB
10 76 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 74 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 69 (4.69%) Relational Database
13 44 (2.99%) NoSQL
14 38 (2.58%) Base SAS
15 35 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (2.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 26 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (1.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 24 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
20 23 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 122 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 81 (5.51%) Visual Studio
3 79 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (4.21%) Subversion
5 57 (3.87%) NUnit
6 45 (3.06%) JUnit
7 43 (2.92%) Cucumber
8 36 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 36 (2.45%) Maven
9 34 (2.31%) Oracle Forms
10 31 (2.11%) Toad
11 30 (2.04%) Selenium
12 28 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 27 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
14 26 (1.77%) JIRA
15 25 (1.70%) ERwin
16 20 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
17 15 (1.02%) SpecFlow
17 15 (1.02%) GitLab
18 13 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 201 (13.66%) Finance
2 37 (2.52%) Retail
3 23 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 22 (1.50%) Banking
5 19 (1.29%) Marketing
6 15 (1.02%) Publishing
6 15 (1.02%) Games
7 13 (0.88%) Back Office
8 8 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.27%) Legal
12 3 (0.20%) Billing
12 3 (0.20%) Advertising
12 3 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.14%) Automotive
13 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.068%) Law
14 1 (0.068%) Front Office
14 1 (0.068%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (34.67%) HTML
2 419 (28.48%) CSS
3 411 (27.94%) .NET
4 280 (19.03%) jQuery
5 229 (15.57%) ASP.NET
6 193 (13.12%) HTML5
7 129 (8.77%) CSS3
8 121 (8.23%) Web Services
9 119 (8.09%) AngularJS
10 115 (7.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 111 (7.55%) XML
12 107 (7.27%) WCF
13 101 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 86 (5.85%) Spring
15 81 (5.51%) .NET Framework
16 73 (4.96%) Entity Framework
17 67 (4.55%) REST
18 60 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 57 (3.87%) JSON
19 57 (3.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 51 (3.47%) User Experience
2 41 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (2.79%) NHS
3 23 (1.56%) Visualisation
4 22 (1.50%) N-Tier
4 22 (1.50%) E-Learning
5 21 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 19 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (0.95%) Data Structures
7 14 (0.95%) Data Integration
8 13 (0.88%) Credit Risk
8 13 (0.88%) EPoS
9 10 (0.68%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.61%) Social Media
10 9 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 8 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.48%) W3C
13 6 (0.41%) Mobile Games
14 5 (0.34%) iPhone
15 4 (0.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 113 (7.68%) Linux
2 96 (6.53%) UNIX
3 55 (3.74%) Mac OS X
4 28 (1.90%) Windows
5 24 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.56%) Android
7 14 (0.95%) AIX
8 3 (0.20%) zOS
8 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.068%) OS/390
9 1 (0.068%) MVS
9 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.068%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (20.73%) MVC
3 238 (16.18%) TDD
4 155 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
5 127 (8.63%) E-Commerce
6 123 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (7.95%) OO
8 113 (7.68%) Scrum
9 101 (6.87%) ETL
10 99 (6.73%) Data Modelling
11 91 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
12 90 (6.12%) Unit Testing
13 89 (6.05%) Software Engineering
14 83 (5.64%) BDD
15 77 (5.23%) Web Design
16 73 (4.96%) SDLC
17 53 (3.60%) Web Development
18 50 (3.40%) Configuration Management
19 48 (3.26%) CRM
20 41 (2.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 523 (35.55%) SQL
2 522 (35.49%) JavaScript
3 348 (23.66%) C#
4 339 (23.05%) Java
5 159 (10.81%) T-SQL
6 148 (10.06%) PHP
7 126 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 58 (3.94%) PowerShell
9 56 (3.81%) C++
10 44 (2.99%) VB
11 40 (2.72%) Ruby
12 39 (2.65%) VB.NET
13 38 (2.58%) Python
14 36 (2.45%) C
15 20 (1.36%) VBA
16 18 (1.22%) VB6
17 17 (1.16%) Groovy
18 14 (0.95%) Scala
19 11 (0.75%) XPath
19 11 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 44 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 33 (2.24%) Degree
3 23 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.54%) BC Cleared
5 6 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.41%) SAS Certification
6 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.20%) MCSD
7 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.14%) MCAD
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.068%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (1.90%) QA
2 12 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.34%) HL7
4 2 (0.14%) GMP
System Software
1 17 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.82%) Docker
3 6 (0.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.95%) Puppet
2 14 (0.95%) Vagrant
3 11 (0.75%) logstash
3 11 (0.75%) Graylog
4 7 (0.48%) Ansible
5 6 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.20%) SCCM
8 2 (0.14%) Control-M
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.068%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.068%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.068%) OpenView
9 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.068%) MAINVIEW
9 1 (0.068%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 209 (14.21%) Oracle
2 171 (11.62%) Microsoft
3 44 (2.99%) Adobe
4 36 (2.45%) Informatica
4 36 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 23 (1.56%) IBM
6 18 (1.22%) VMware
7 17 (1.16%) EPiServer
7 17 (1.16%) hybris
8 12 (0.82%) Zend
8 12 (0.82%) Google
9 11 (0.75%) Akamai
9 11 (0.75%) New Relic
10 9 (0.61%) Teradata
11 7 (0.48%) Lotus
12 6 (0.41%) BEA
12 6 (0.41%) SAP
12 6 (0.41%) ATG
13 5 (0.34%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.34%) Percona
West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Yorkshire
JM Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
CPS Group UK
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Month contract initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
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Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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