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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 539 604 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.40% 27.26% 24.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.32% 29.18% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 357 339
Average daily rate
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£325 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
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
2311 2070 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.74% 93.41% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1150 1237
Average daily rate £340 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 122 130
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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 0 347 £325 +4.00% 248
North Yorkshire 0 89 £300 - 89
South Yorkshire +1 82 £310 +3.33% 62
East Yorkshire -3 2 - - 15
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 402 (36.81%) .NET
2 358 (32.78%) C#
3 349 (31.96%) SQL
4 303 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
5 299 (27.38%) JavaScript
6 295 (27.01%) HTML
7 277 (25.37%) SQL Server
8 263 (24.08%) CSS
9 256 (23.44%) MVC
10 253 (23.17%) ASP.NET
11 187 (17.12%) Java
12 183 (16.76%) jQuery
13 181 (16.58%) Oracle
14 132 (12.09%) Web Services
15 127 (11.63%) XML
16 108 (9.89%) Finance
17 104 (9.52%) WCF
18 100 (9.16%) HTML5
19 98 (8.97%) TDD
20 96 (8.79%) .NET Framework
20 96 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
21 95 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
21 95 (8.70%) Microsoft
22 91 (8.33%) PHP
23 88 (8.06%) OO
23 88 (8.06%) Web Development
24 84 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 84 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
25 82 (7.51%) J2EE
26 78 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 76 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 55 (5.04%) CMS
3 35 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 34 (3.11%) WebSphere
5 27 (2.47%) SAS
6 24 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.47%) Apache
8 16 (1.47%) WordPress
9 14 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (1.10%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.92%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.92%) Drupal
13 8 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
14 7 (0.64%) Node.js
14 7 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.64%) JBoss
15 6 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.19%) MS Office
4 9 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 24 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.47%) Magento
4 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.18%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.18%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.092%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.092%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.092%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.092%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.092%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
2 4 (0.37%) Heroku
2 4 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (0.37%) Office 365
3 3 (0.27%) Force.com
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.092%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.65%) Internet
2 17 (1.56%) HTTP
3 14 (1.28%) Intranet
4 4 (0.37%) FTP
5 3 (0.27%) SMTP
6 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.092%) LDAP
7 1 (0.092%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 84 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 84 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 68 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 49 (4.49%) MySQL
7 47 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 46 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
10 38 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 33 (3.02%) Relational Database
12 25 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 25 (2.29%) DB2
13 21 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
14 19 (1.74%) QlikView
14 19 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
15 16 (1.47%) Oracle OWB
15 16 (1.47%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 73 (6.68%) Visual Studio
2 59 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (4.49%) Subversion
4 31 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 29 (2.66%) Maven
6 28 (2.56%) JUnit
7 23 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
8 20 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.37%) ClearCase
9 15 (1.37%) ClearQuest
10 14 (1.28%) Selenium
11 13 (1.19%) Xcode
12 9 (0.82%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.82%) JIRA
13 8 (0.73%) MSTest
13 8 (0.73%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.55%) NUnit
15 5 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
15 5 (0.46%) Ant
15 5 (0.46%) DbUnit
General
1 108 (9.89%) Finance
2 30 (2.75%) Retail
3 25 (2.29%) Banking
4 24 (2.20%) Marketing
5 19 (1.74%) Advertising
6 8 (0.73%) Back Office
6 8 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.55%) Legal
7 6 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.37%) Games
9 4 (0.37%) Electronics
10 3 (0.27%) Law
10 3 (0.27%) Publishing
11 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.092%) Automotive
12 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.092%) Local Government
12 1 (0.092%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (36.81%) .NET
2 295 (27.01%) HTML
3 263 (24.08%) CSS
4 253 (23.17%) ASP.NET
5 183 (16.76%) jQuery
6 132 (12.09%) Web Services
7 127 (11.63%) XML
8 104 (9.52%) WCF
9 100 (9.16%) HTML5
10 96 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 96 (8.79%) .NET Framework
11 82 (7.51%) J2EE
12 70 (6.41%) CSS3
13 66 (6.04%) Spring
14 57 (5.22%) Hibernate
15 50 (4.58%) WinForms
16 49 (4.49%) JSON
17 41 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 40 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (3.57%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.30%) NHS
2 46 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 33 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.01%) Mainframe
6 20 (1.83%) User Experience
7 18 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.37%) iPhone
9 14 (1.28%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.19%) W3C
11 12 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 10 (0.92%) E-Learning
12 10 (0.92%) Computer Science
13 9 (0.82%) iPad
13 9 (0.82%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.64%) Open Source
14 7 (0.64%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.64%) GIS
15 4 (0.37%) VLE
15 4 (0.37%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (4.40%) Linux
1 48 (4.40%) Android
2 38 (3.48%) Windows
3 32 (2.93%) Apple iOS
3 32 (2.93%) UNIX
4 16 (1.47%) AIX
5 7 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.092%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (23.44%) MVC
3 98 (8.97%) TDD
4 95 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 88 (8.06%) OO
5 88 (8.06%) Web Development
6 76 (6.96%) Software Engineering
7 68 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (5.95%) ETL
9 63 (5.77%) Scrum
10 44 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 44 (4.03%) Unit Testing
11 40 (3.66%) Data Modelling
12 37 (3.39%) OOP
13 36 (3.30%) Automated Testing
14 35 (3.21%) BDD
15 34 (3.11%) Dependency Injection
15 34 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (3.02%) Android Development
17 31 (2.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 358 (32.78%) C#
2 349 (31.96%) SQL
3 299 (27.38%) JavaScript
4 187 (17.12%) Java
5 91 (8.33%) PHP
6 61 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 56 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 54 (4.95%) PL/SQL
9 46 (4.21%) VB
10 35 (3.21%) VB6
11 22 (2.01%) Python
12 19 (1.74%) C++
13 18 (1.65%) PowerShell
14 16 (1.47%) VBA
15 15 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.28%) Ruby
16 14 (1.28%) X++
17 13 (1.19%) Objective-C
18 11 (1.01%) PHP5
19 7 (0.64%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (1.74%) Security Cleared
2 14 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (0.73%) Degree
4 3 (0.27%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.28%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.092%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.092%) HL7
3 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.092%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (0.55%) Puppet
2 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) Control-M
4 1 (0.092%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.092%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.092%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.092%) Salt
Vendors
1 181 (16.58%) Oracle
2 95 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.93%) IBM
4 19 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (1.47%) Adobe
6 14 (1.28%) Zend
7 12 (1.10%) hybris
8 10 (0.92%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.82%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.73%) Twitter
10 8 (0.73%) Ab Initio
11 7 (0.64%) Open Text
11 7 (0.64%) RedDot
11 7 (0.64%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.55%) Informatica
12 6 (0.55%) Appcelerator
13 5 (0.46%) SAP
13 5 (0.46%) ATG
13 5 (0.46%) Perforce
13 5 (0.46%) Sencha
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