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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 704 566 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.81% 24.10% 21.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.65% 25.68% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 315 253
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 16
Average hourly rate £37.04 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £9.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -1.42%
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
2745 2204 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.83% 93.83% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1336 1064
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 115 123
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.11 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 0 529 £335 +3.07% 243
South Yorkshire +2 88 £334 +12.27% 59
North Yorkshire 0 53 £323 +0.78% 53
East Yorkshire 0 4 £325 -7.14% 15
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 538 (36.38%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (34.75%) SQL
3 502 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 479 (32.39%) HTML
5 421 (28.47%) SQL Server
6 417 (28.19%) .NET
7 407 (27.52%) CSS
8 362 (24.48%) C#
9 315 (21.30%) MVC
10 312 (21.10%) Java
11 277 (18.73%) jQuery
12 226 (15.28%) TDD
13 225 (15.21%) ASP.NET
14 208 (14.06%) Finance
15 197 (13.32%) Oracle
16 191 (12.91%) HTML5
17 180 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 178 (12.04%) Microsoft
19 174 (11.76%) T-SQL
20 156 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
21 155 (10.48%) CSS3
22 134 (9.06%) PHP
23 126 (8.52%) PL/SQL
23 126 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
24 122 (8.25%) OO
25 119 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
26 118 (7.98%) Web Services
27 117 (7.91%) Scrum
28 114 (7.71%) Linux
28 114 (7.71%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 104 (7.03%) SAS
2 77 (5.21%) CMS
3 60 (4.06%) Node.js
4 47 (3.18%) SharePoint
5 31 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 30 (2.03%) Umbraco
7 27 (1.83%) Apache
8 23 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 15 (1.01%) Confluence
11 13 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.88%) JBoss
12 12 (0.81%) IIS
12 12 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 21 (1.42%) MS Office
4 13 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.68%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.41%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.068%) FastStats
11 1 (0.068%) MS Project
11 1 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 32 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.68%) Magento
3 5 (0.34%) BASE24
4 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) Tridion
5 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.068%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.068%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.068%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.01%) GitHub
2 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.74%) SaaS
3 8 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.41%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.31%) HTTP
2 15 (1.01%) Internet
3 9 (0.61%) Intranet
4 8 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.47%) Firewall
6 6 (0.41%) ATM
7 5 (0.34%) SSL
8 4 (0.27%) Wireless
9 2 (0.14%) LDAP
9 2 (0.14%) DNS
10 1 (0.068%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.068%) PBX
10 1 (0.068%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.068%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (28.47%) SQL Server
2 180 (12.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 110 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 100 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 96 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 88 (5.95%) MongoDB
8 87 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (5.41%) MySQL
9 80 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
10 77 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 71 (4.80%) Relational Database
12 39 (2.64%) NoSQL
13 38 (2.57%) Base SAS
13 38 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
14 33 (2.23%) Neo4j
15 29 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 28 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 26 (1.76%) OLAP
18 24 (1.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 107 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 83 (5.61%) Visual Studio
3 82 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 60 (4.06%) NUnit
5 40 (2.70%) Subversion
6 37 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 33 (2.23%) JUnit
7 33 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
7 33 (2.23%) Toad
8 30 (2.03%) Jenkins
9 29 (1.96%) Eclipse
9 29 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
10 25 (1.69%) Maven
11 24 (1.62%) ERwin
12 22 (1.49%) Selenium
13 21 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
14 19 (1.28%) Capybara
14 19 (1.28%) TeamCity
15 18 (1.22%) JIRA
15 18 (1.22%) IntelliJ
General
1 208 (14.06%) Finance
2 34 (2.30%) Retail
3 22 (1.49%) Banking
4 19 (1.28%) Marketing
5 17 (1.15%) Games
6 16 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 12 (0.81%) Back Office
8 11 (0.74%) Publishing
9 8 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.41%) Electronics
11 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.14%) Legal
13 2 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.068%) Law
14 1 (0.068%) Front Office
14 1 (0.068%) Advertising
14 1 (0.068%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.068%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (32.39%) HTML
2 417 (28.19%) .NET
3 407 (27.52%) CSS
4 277 (18.73%) jQuery
5 225 (15.21%) ASP.NET
6 191 (12.91%) HTML5
7 155 (10.48%) CSS3
8 126 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 118 (7.98%) Web Services
10 114 (7.71%) WCF
11 111 (7.51%) AngularJS
12 104 (7.03%) XML
13 100 (6.76%) REST
14 98 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 86 (5.81%) .NET Framework
16 81 (5.48%) Ajax
17 77 (5.21%) Spring
18 76 (5.14%) Entity Framework
19 63 (4.26%) JSON
20 62 (4.19%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (3.31%) NHS
2 46 (3.11%) User Experience
3 28 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 27 (1.83%) Visualisation
5 23 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 19 (1.28%) E-Learning
7 17 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 13 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 12 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.61%) RIA
11 9 (0.61%) W3C
11 9 (0.61%) EPoS
11 9 (0.61%) Mainframe
12 8 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.54%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.41%) Mobile Games
13 6 (0.41%) Life Science
13 6 (0.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.71%) Linux
2 83 (5.61%) UNIX
3 50 (3.38%) Mac OS X
4 26 (1.76%) Windows
5 16 (1.08%) Android
5 16 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.88%) AIX
7 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.20%) zOS
9 1 (0.068%) MVS
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.068%) OS/390
9 1 (0.068%) HPUX
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.068%) CentOS
9 1 (0.068%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (36.38%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (21.30%) MVC
3 226 (15.28%) TDD
4 156 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
5 122 (8.25%) OO
6 119 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (7.91%) Scrum
8 104 (7.03%) ETL
9 102 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 98 (6.63%) Data Modelling
11 88 (5.95%) Web Design
11 88 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
12 86 (5.81%) E-Commerce
13 84 (5.68%) SDLC
14 80 (5.41%) Unit Testing
15 62 (4.19%) Configuration Management
16 60 (4.06%) BDD
17 58 (3.92%) Web Development
18 47 (3.18%) CRM
19 45 (3.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 514 (34.75%) SQL
2 502 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 362 (24.48%) C#
4 312 (21.10%) Java
5 174 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 134 (9.06%) PHP
7 126 (8.52%) PL/SQL
8 56 (3.79%) PowerShell
9 51 (3.45%) VB
10 45 (3.04%) VB.NET
11 44 (2.97%) Ruby
12 39 (2.64%) C++
13 38 (2.57%) Python
14 33 (2.23%) VB6
15 32 (2.16%) C
16 31 (2.10%) Apex Code
17 27 (1.83%) VBA
18 15 (1.01%) Perl
19 13 (0.88%) Scala
19 13 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (3.31%) Degree
2 32 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.47%) MCSD
6 6 (0.41%) MCAD
6 6 (0.41%) BC Cleared
7 5 (0.34%) SAS Certification
8 4 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.068%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.70%) QA
2 10 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.27%) HL7
4 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.14%) GMP
5 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.68%) Docker
3 3 (0.20%) QEMU
3 3 (0.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.068%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.22%) Graylog
3 16 (1.08%) Puppet
4 9 (0.61%) Vagrant
5 8 (0.54%) logstash
6 7 (0.47%) Ansible
7 3 (0.20%) SCCM
7 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.14%) Control-M
9 1 (0.068%) Nagios
9 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.068%) MAINVIEW
9 1 (0.068%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.068%) OpenView
9 1 (0.068%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.068%) Salt
9 1 (0.068%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 197 (13.32%) Oracle
2 178 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 33 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (2.16%) Sitecore
5 31 (2.10%) Adobe
6 28 (1.89%) Informatica
7 27 (1.83%) VMware
8 19 (1.28%) IBM
9 18 (1.22%) EPiServer
9 18 (1.22%) Akamai
9 18 (1.22%) New Relic
10 14 (0.95%) Zend
11 11 (0.74%) hybris
12 10 (0.68%) Google
13 8 (0.54%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.41%) Facebook
14 6 (0.41%) Teradata
14 6 (0.41%) Lotus
15 5 (0.34%) SAP
16 4 (0.27%) HP
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