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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 545 577 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.48% 26.42% 26.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.40% 28.30% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 341 381
Average daily rate
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£325 £303 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.50 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £78.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
2234 2039 2523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.16% 93.36% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1121 1308
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 122 121
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £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 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 382 £325 +4.00% 249
North Yorkshire 0 74 £300 -1.23% 65
South Yorkshire +2 67 £308 +2.50% 73
East Yorkshire +2 6 £350 - 13
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 390 (32.83%) .NET
2 349 (29.38%) C#
3 347 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
4 346 (29.12%) SQL
5 320 (26.94%) HTML
6 309 (26.01%) JavaScript
7 297 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 288 (24.24%) CSS
9 282 (23.74%) MVC
10 253 (21.30%) Java
11 246 (20.71%) ASP.NET
12 200 (16.84%) Oracle
13 197 (16.58%) jQuery
14 149 (12.54%) XML
15 135 (11.36%) Web Services
15 135 (11.36%) PHP
16 127 (10.69%) Finance
17 114 (9.60%) HTML5
18 106 (8.92%) TDD
19 103 (8.67%) WCF
20 101 (8.50%) Microsoft
21 98 (8.25%) Spring
22 94 (7.91%) OO
23 92 (7.74%) J2EE
24 91 (7.66%) Software Engineering
25 89 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
26 86 (7.24%) Hibernate
27 84 (7.07%) .NET Framework
27 84 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
28 82 (6.90%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 71 (5.98%) SharePoint
2 61 (5.13%) CMS
3 38 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 29 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 28 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 27 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 20 (1.68%) Apache
9 17 (1.43%) WordPress
10 15 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (1.26%) SAS
11 14 (1.18%) Drupal
12 13 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (0.84%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.84%) IIS
15 9 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
17 7 (0.59%) Node.js
18 6 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.93%) MS Office
4 10 (0.84%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.084%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 31 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (1.77%) Magento
3 17 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.17%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.17%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.084%) Lawson
7 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.084%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.084%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.51%) Heroku
3 3 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.25%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.17%) SaaS
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.17%) Force.com
4 2 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.85%) Internet
2 17 (1.43%) HTTP
3 16 (1.35%) Intranet
4 2 (0.17%) FTP
4 2 (0.17%) SSL
4 2 (0.17%) LDAP
5 1 (0.084%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (5.98%) Oracle Database
5 67 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (4.97%) MySQL
8 56 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
9 50 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 45 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
12 36 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 34 (2.86%) Relational Database
14 27 (2.27%) DB2
15 25 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
16 23 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
17 21 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 19 (1.60%) Oracle OWB
18 19 (1.60%) QlikView
19 16 (1.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 79 (6.65%) Visual Studio
2 59 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (4.80%) Maven
4 53 (4.46%) Subversion
5 43 (3.62%) Git (software)
6 37 (3.11%) JUnit
7 34 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.52%) Selenium
10 16 (1.35%) ClearCase
11 15 (1.26%) ClearQuest
12 14 (1.18%) Eclipse
13 13 (1.09%) Xcode
14 12 (1.01%) Cucumber
15 10 (0.84%) JIRA
15 10 (0.84%) Hudson
16 7 (0.59%) MSTest
17 6 (0.51%) NUnit
17 6 (0.51%) DbUnit
17 6 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 127 (10.69%) Finance
2 29 (2.44%) Retail
3 26 (2.19%) Marketing
3 26 (2.19%) Banking
4 22 (1.85%) Advertising
5 13 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.76%) Legal
6 9 (0.76%) Back Office
7 6 (0.51%) Games
7 6 (0.51%) Electronics
8 5 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.25%) Publishing
9 3 (0.25%) Law
9 3 (0.25%) Local Government
9 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.17%) Automotive
10 2 (0.17%) Front Office
10 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.084%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (32.83%) .NET
2 320 (26.94%) HTML
3 288 (24.24%) CSS
4 246 (20.71%) ASP.NET
5 197 (16.58%) jQuery
6 149 (12.54%) XML
7 135 (11.36%) Web Services
8 114 (9.60%) HTML5
9 103 (8.67%) WCF
10 98 (8.25%) Spring
11 92 (7.74%) J2EE
12 86 (7.24%) Hibernate
13 84 (7.07%) .NET Framework
13 84 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (6.06%) CSS3
15 67 (5.64%) WinForms
16 52 (4.38%) Ajax
16 52 (4.38%) REST
17 51 (4.29%) Spring MVC
18 48 (4.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 44 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (2.78%) NHS
4 22 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 21 (1.77%) User Experience
6 19 (1.60%) iPhone
7 17 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.35%) Open Source
9 15 (1.26%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.01%) iPad
11 11 (0.93%) W3C
12 10 (0.84%) E-Learning
13 9 (0.76%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.59%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.59%) Graphic Design
14 7 (0.59%) Credit Risk
15 4 (0.34%) Handset
15 4 (0.34%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.30%) Linux
2 55 (4.63%) Android
3 47 (3.96%) Windows
4 39 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 37 (3.11%) UNIX
6 15 (1.26%) AIX
7 5 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.084%) MVS
9 1 (0.084%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (23.74%) MVC
3 106 (8.92%) TDD
4 94 (7.91%) OO
5 91 (7.66%) Software Engineering
6 89 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
7 82 (6.90%) Web Development
8 70 (5.89%) Scrum
9 64 (5.39%) ETL
10 57 (4.80%) E-Commerce
11 54 (4.55%) Unit Testing
12 53 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (3.96%) OOP
14 40 (3.37%) Data Modelling
15 38 (3.20%) BDD
16 35 (2.95%) Migration
16 35 (2.95%) Android Development
17 31 (2.61%) Web Design
18 30 (2.53%) Mentoring
18 30 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 349 (29.38%) C#
2 346 (29.12%) SQL
3 309 (26.01%) JavaScript
4 253 (21.30%) Java
5 135 (11.36%) PHP
6 76 (6.40%) VB.NET
7 69 (5.81%) PL/SQL
8 49 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 45 (3.79%) VB
10 35 (2.95%) VB6
11 22 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 20 (1.68%) X++
12 20 (1.68%) Python
13 18 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.43%) VBA
14 17 (1.43%) Objective-C
15 16 (1.35%) C++
16 15 (1.26%) PHP5
17 11 (0.93%) COBOL
18 10 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 16 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.42%) Degree
4 3 (0.25%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.084%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.084%) SLA
2 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.084%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.084%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (0.34%) Control-M
2 3 (0.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.084%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.084%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.084%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 200 (16.84%) Oracle
2 101 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.04%) Zend
4 33 (2.78%) IBM
5 18 (1.52%) Adobe
6 14 (1.18%) Perforce
7 13 (1.09%) Twitter
8 11 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.93%) Sitecore
9 10 (0.84%) Ab Initio
9 10 (0.84%) hybris
9 10 (0.84%) Xamarin
10 9 (0.76%) Business Objects
11 8 (0.67%) SAP
12 7 (0.59%) Appcelerator
12 7 (0.59%) JBoss
12 7 (0.59%) Informatica
13 6 (0.51%) RedDot
13 6 (0.51%) Open Text
13 6 (0.51%) Apple
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