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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 727 641 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.90% 26.34% 21.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.97% 28.04% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 411 221
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £12.37 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.30 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -6.07%
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
2599 2286 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.59% 93.92% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1721 1461 905
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 118 97
Average hourly rate £13.18 £14.75 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% +7.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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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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 0 503 £340 +4.61% 260
South Yorkshire -1 97 £330 +20.00% 65
North Yorkshire 0 59 £345 +6.15% 73
East Yorkshire 0 7 £319 +6.25% 15
Humberside - 1 £420 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 504 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (35.08%) HTML
3 482 (34.09%) SQL
4 481 (34.02%) JavaScript
5 407 (28.78%) CSS
6 404 (28.57%) .NET
7 378 (26.73%) SQL Server
8 372 (26.31%) C#
9 310 (21.92%) Java
10 306 (21.64%) MVC
11 262 (18.53%) jQuery
12 233 (16.48%) ASP.NET
13 230 (16.27%) TDD
14 196 (13.86%) Finance
15 187 (13.22%) Microsoft
16 177 (12.52%) Oracle
17 171 (12.09%) HTML5
18 169 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 157 (11.10%) T-SQL
20 150 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
20 150 (10.61%) CSS3
21 130 (9.19%) OO
22 129 (9.12%) PHP
22 129 (9.12%) Linux
23 124 (8.77%) Web Services
23 124 (8.77%) XML
24 113 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
25 112 (7.92%) Git (software)
25 112 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 111 (7.85%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 89 (6.29%) SAS
2 66 (4.67%) CMS
3 56 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 55 (3.89%) Node.js
5 38 (2.69%) Umbraco
6 30 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 29 (2.05%) Apache
8 27 (1.91%) WebSphere
9 19 (1.34%) IIS
10 18 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 15 (1.06%) JBoss
12 13 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (0.85%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.78%) Apache Solr
14 11 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.57%) WordPress
18 7 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 73 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.69%) Photoshop
3 31 (2.19%) MS Office
4 21 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.71%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (0.57%) InDesign
7 4 (0.28%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.071%) SPSS
9 1 (0.071%) MS Project
9 1 (0.071%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.071%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 27 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.28%) BASE24
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (0.14%) Tridion
6 1 (0.071%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.071%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.071%) Unica
6 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.06%) Office 365
3 12 (0.85%) SaaS
4 9 (0.64%) GitHub
5 6 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 61 (4.31%) HTTP
2 19 (1.34%) Intranet
3 13 (0.92%) Internet
4 8 (0.57%) Firewall
5 6 (0.42%) Wireless
6 5 (0.35%) LDAP
6 5 (0.35%) ATM
6 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.28%) SSL
8 3 (0.21%) Skype
9 1 (0.071%) DNS
9 1 (0.071%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.071%) PBX
9 1 (0.071%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 169 (11.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 93 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 85 (6.01%) Oracle Database
7 79 (5.59%) MongoDB
8 78 (5.52%) MySQL
9 75 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 73 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
11 67 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 42 (2.97%) NoSQL
14 40 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
15 38 (2.69%) Neo4j
16 33 (2.33%) Base SAS
17 32 (2.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 30 (2.12%) OLAP
19 27 (1.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 24 (1.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 112 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 75 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 64 (4.53%) Subversion
5 56 (3.96%) NUnit
6 37 (2.62%) JUnit
7 29 (2.05%) Eclipse
7 29 (2.05%) Cucumber
8 27 (1.91%) Jenkins
9 26 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (1.84%) Toad
10 25 (1.77%) Selenium
11 24 (1.70%) ERwin
12 22 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
13 21 (1.49%) Maven
14 19 (1.34%) Capybara
15 18 (1.27%) TeamCity
15 18 (1.27%) IntelliJ
16 16 (1.13%) Grunt
17 14 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 196 (13.86%) Finance
2 36 (2.55%) Retail
3 24 (1.70%) Banking
4 19 (1.34%) Marketing
5 17 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.13%) Games
7 12 (0.85%) Publishing
8 10 (0.71%) Back Office
9 7 (0.50%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.42%) Electronics
11 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.28%) Advertising
12 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.14%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.14%) Legal
13 2 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.071%) Law
14 1 (0.071%) Local Government
14 1 (0.071%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (35.08%) HTML
2 407 (28.78%) CSS
3 404 (28.57%) .NET
4 262 (18.53%) jQuery
5 233 (16.48%) ASP.NET
6 171 (12.09%) HTML5
7 150 (10.61%) CSS3
8 124 (8.77%) Web Services
8 124 (8.77%) XML
9 113 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 111 (7.85%) REST
11 102 (7.21%) WCF
12 94 (6.65%) .NET Framework
13 77 (5.45%) Ajax
14 76 (5.37%) AngularJS
15 74 (5.23%) Hibernate
16 72 (5.09%) Entity Framework
16 72 (5.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 67 (4.74%) Spring
18 63 (4.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (3.61%) User Experience
2 41 (2.90%) NHS
3 31 (2.19%) Data Structures
4 30 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (1.63%) Visualisation
6 22 (1.56%) E-Learning
7 17 (1.20%) N-Tier
7 17 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.06%) Data Integration
9 14 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.64%) W3C
10 9 (0.64%) Credit Risk
10 9 (0.64%) RIA
11 7 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.50%) Chemistry
11 7 (0.50%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.50%) Life Science
12 6 (0.42%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.42%) Mobile Games
12 6 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 129 (9.12%) Linux
2 96 (6.79%) UNIX
3 62 (4.38%) Mac OS X
4 45 (3.18%) Windows
5 24 (1.70%) Android
6 19 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.20%) AIX
8 10 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.57%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.21%) zOS
11 2 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.071%) OS/390
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.071%) MVS
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (21.64%) MVC
3 230 (16.27%) TDD
4 150 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 130 (9.19%) OO
6 108 (7.64%) Web Design
7 100 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
7 100 (7.07%) Software Engineering
7 100 (7.07%) Scrum
8 98 (6.93%) ETL
9 84 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 84 (5.94%) Data Modelling
10 78 (5.52%) Web Development
11 76 (5.37%) SDLC
12 75 (5.30%) Unit Testing
13 70 (4.95%) BDD
14 61 (4.31%) E-Commerce
15 58 (4.10%) Configuration Management
16 49 (3.47%) Integration Testing
17 46 (3.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 482 (34.09%) SQL
2 481 (34.02%) JavaScript
3 372 (26.31%) C#
4 310 (21.92%) Java
5 157 (11.10%) T-SQL
6 129 (9.12%) PHP
7 106 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 44 (3.11%) Ruby
8 44 (3.11%) PowerShell
9 43 (3.04%) Python
10 39 (2.76%) Apex Code
11 38 (2.69%) VB
12 34 (2.40%) VB.NET
13 31 (2.19%) VB6
14 28 (1.98%) C++
15 27 (1.91%) VBA
16 23 (1.63%) C
17 15 (1.06%) XPath
18 14 (0.99%) Perl
19 12 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (2.97%) Degree
2 35 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.50%) MCSD
6 6 (0.42%) MCAD
7 5 (0.35%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.071%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.55%) QA
2 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.21%) KVM
2 3 (0.21%) QEMU
3 1 (0.071%) Docker
3 1 (0.071%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.27%) Graylog
3 12 (0.85%) Puppet
4 6 (0.42%) Ansible
5 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.21%) SCCM
7 2 (0.14%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.071%) Nagios
8 1 (0.071%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.071%) OpenView
8 1 (0.071%) Salt
8 1 (0.071%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 187 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 177 (12.52%) Oracle
3 41 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (2.26%) Adobe
5 28 (1.98%) Informatica
6 25 (1.77%) VMware
7 23 (1.63%) Zend
7 23 (1.63%) Sitecore
8 19 (1.34%) IBM
9 18 (1.27%) Akamai
9 18 (1.27%) New Relic
10 14 (0.99%) EPiServer
11 11 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.78%) hybris
11 11 (0.78%) Xamarin
12 10 (0.71%) Teradata
13 9 (0.64%) Google
14 8 (0.57%) Ab Initio
15 6 (0.42%) Facebook
15 6 (0.42%) Ektron
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