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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 692 600 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.81% 23.39% 26.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.10% 24.66% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 403 369
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
2757 2433 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.87% 94.85% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1798 1596 1267
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 491 £368 +5.00% 247
South Yorkshire 0 128 £345 +6.15% 80
North Yorkshire 0 42 £338 +3.84% 57
East Yorkshire +4 15 £325 +26.21% 13
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 595 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (32.92%) HTML
3 473 (32.38%) JavaScript
4 455 (31.14%) Java
5 448 (30.66%) .NET
6 410 (28.06%) C#
7 401 (27.45%) SQL
8 391 (26.76%) CSS
9 320 (21.90%) SQL Server
10 287 (19.64%) MVC
11 276 (18.89%) TDD
12 237 (16.22%) ASP.NET
13 206 (14.10%) HTML5
14 195 (13.35%) Linux
15 173 (11.84%) jQuery
16 164 (11.23%) Oracle
16 164 (11.23%) Finance
17 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
17 159 (10.88%) AngularJS
18 156 (10.68%) PHP
19 154 (10.54%) Spring
20 137 (9.38%) Web Services
21 134 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
22 133 (9.10%) Git (software)
23 131 (8.97%) XML
24 127 (8.69%) Scrum
25 122 (8.35%) T-SQL
26 119 (8.15%) Maven
27 117 (8.01%) CSS3
28 112 (7.67%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 95 (6.50%) Node.js
2 83 (5.68%) SAS
3 79 (5.41%) CMS
4 60 (4.11%) Apache
5 44 (3.01%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.33%) Drupal
6 34 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 32 (2.19%) Umbraco
8 28 (1.92%) WordPress
9 27 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.51%) JBoss
11 19 (1.30%) IIS
12 16 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
13 14 (0.96%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.89%) Confluence
14 13 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.89%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.82%) nginx
16 10 (0.68%) Kentico
16 10 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 47 (3.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.82%) MS Office
3 10 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.62%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) MS Project
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.068%) InDesign
8 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 29 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.85%) Magento
3 5 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.21%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.21%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.068%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.068%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.068%) Pivotal CRM
6 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.37%) GitHub
4 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.41%) AdWords
5 6 (0.41%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.21%) Heroku
6 3 (0.21%) Office 365
6 3 (0.21%) SaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.04%) HTTP
2 34 (2.33%) Internet
3 18 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.96%) Intranet
5 11 (0.75%) LDAP
6 10 (0.68%) DNS
6 10 (0.68%) SSL
7 7 (0.48%) Bluetooth
8 5 (0.34%) FTP
9 4 (0.27%) Extranet
9 4 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.21%) DSL
10 3 (0.21%) DVB
11 1 (0.068%) ATM
11 1 (0.068%) DHCP
11 1 (0.068%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 109 (7.46%) MySQL
3 104 (7.12%) MongoDB
4 81 (5.54%) NoSQL
5 80 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 70 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 55 (3.76%) Relational Database
9 53 (3.63%) Oracle Database
9 53 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 48 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (2.60%) Base SAS
13 36 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
14 33 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 33 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 30 (2.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 22 (1.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
17 21 (1.44%) MS Access
18 19 (1.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 133 (9.10%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.15%) Maven
3 100 (6.84%) Jenkins
4 84 (5.75%) Visual Studio
5 70 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 66 (4.52%) Subversion
7 48 (3.29%) JUnit
8 36 (2.46%) Mockito
9 34 (2.33%) JIRA
10 29 (1.98%) Selenium
11 24 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 24 (1.64%) Eclipse
12 21 (1.44%) Ant
13 20 (1.37%) Grunt
14 14 (0.96%) Firebug
15 13 (0.89%) Mocha
16 12 (0.82%) PHPUnit
16 12 (0.82%) Vagrant
17 11 (0.75%) Appium
17 11 (0.75%) SonarQube
General
1 164 (11.23%) Finance
2 35 (2.40%) Retail
3 24 (1.64%) Banking
4 15 (1.03%) Publishing
5 12 (0.82%) Advertising
5 12 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 11 (0.75%) Games
6 11 (0.75%) Marketing
7 10 (0.68%) Back Office
7 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.55%) Local Government
9 5 (0.34%) Online Betting
9 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.27%) Billing
11 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.21%) Legal
12 2 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.068%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (32.92%) HTML
2 448 (30.66%) .NET
3 391 (26.76%) CSS
4 237 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 206 (14.10%) HTML5
6 173 (11.84%) jQuery
7 159 (10.88%) AngularJS
8 154 (10.54%) Spring
9 137 (9.38%) Web Services
10 131 (8.97%) XML
11 117 (8.01%) CSS3
12 110 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 91 (6.23%) REST
14 90 (6.16%) .NET Framework
15 89 (6.09%) Hibernate
16 77 (5.27%) WCF
17 70 (4.79%) RESTful
18 64 (4.38%) JSON
19 58 (3.97%) Sass
20 49 (3.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.20%) User Experience
2 63 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (2.05%) Mobile App
4 22 (1.51%) Data Integration
5 21 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 21 (1.44%) Visualisation
6 19 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 17 (1.16%) NHS
8 16 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.82%) e-Learning
10 12 (0.82%) iPad
11 10 (0.68%) Client/Server
11 10 (0.68%) Replication
12 9 (0.62%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.55%) EPoS
13 8 (0.55%) iPhone
13 8 (0.55%) Ontologies
14 7 (0.48%) Animation
14 7 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 195 (13.35%) Linux
2 105 (7.19%) Unix
3 63 (4.31%) Windows
4 58 (3.97%) Mac OS X
5 48 (3.29%) Android
6 36 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.62%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.55%) AIX
8 8 (0.55%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.41%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.068%) webOS
12 1 (0.068%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.068%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.068%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (40.73%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (19.64%) MVC
3 276 (18.89%) TDD
4 134 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
5 127 (8.69%) Scrum
6 112 (7.67%) Front End Development
7 97 (6.64%) BDD
8 94 (6.43%) E-Commerce
9 90 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (5.68%) Unit Testing
11 79 (5.41%) DevOps
12 78 (5.34%) OO
13 76 (5.20%) ETL
14 73 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
15 72 (4.93%) Web Development
16 70 (4.79%) Analytics
17 66 (4.52%) Web Design
18 63 (4.31%) Software Engineering
19 61 (4.18%) Open Source
20 44 (3.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 473 (32.38%) JavaScript
2 455 (31.14%) Java
3 410 (28.06%) C#
4 401 (27.45%) SQL
5 156 (10.68%) PHP
6 122 (8.35%) T-SQL
7 93 (6.37%) Python
8 85 (5.82%) C++
9 81 (5.54%) Ruby
10 59 (4.04%) PL/SQL
11 44 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 42 (2.87%) Scala
13 40 (2.74%) VB
14 38 (2.60%) C
15 26 (1.78%) Perl
16 21 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 17 (1.16%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.16%) VBA
18 13 (0.89%) Groovy
18 13 (0.89%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 97 (6.64%) Security Cleared
2 53 (3.63%) SC Cleared
3 26 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 25 (1.71%) Degree
5 14 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 7 (0.48%) SAS Certification
7 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.068%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.068%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.068%) MCP
8 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 20 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 20 (1.37%) QA
3 8 (0.55%) WCAG
4 1 (0.068%) FINREP
4 1 (0.068%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.68%) vSphere
2 8 (0.55%) Docker
2 8 (0.55%) Varnish
3 2 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.068%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.068%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.068%) HDFS
4 1 (0.068%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.068%) KVM
4 1 (0.068%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.068%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (4.45%) Puppet
2 20 (1.37%) ZABBIX
3 15 (1.03%) logstash
4 14 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 14 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 13 (0.89%) Piwik
6 10 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (0.41%) Nagios
8 6 (0.41%) Opsview
9 4 (0.27%) Control-M
9 4 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.14%) Ansible
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.068%) CA Endevor
11 1 (0.068%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.068%) Oozie
11 1 (0.068%) Salt
11 1 (0.068%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 164 (11.23%) Oracle
2 159 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (1.98%) Atlassian
4 21 (1.44%) IBM
5 18 (1.23%) Informatica
5 18 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 15 (1.03%) Google
6 15 (1.03%) Red Hat
7 13 (0.89%) Adobe
8 11 (0.75%) Zend
9 10 (0.68%) hybris
9 10 (0.68%) Tableau
10 7 (0.48%) Apple
10 7 (0.48%) Cognos
10 7 (0.48%) SAP
10 7 (0.48%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.41%) ATG
11 6 (0.41%) BEA
11 6 (0.41%) VMware
12 5 (0.34%) Teradata
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Rate: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £300 to £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £510 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: Highly Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago