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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 556 601 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.75% 27.07% 21.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.48% 28.78% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 358 252
Average daily rate
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£335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £18.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £77.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -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
2271 2088 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.92% 94.05% 93.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1222 945
Average daily rate £355 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 91 171
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £37.50
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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 -1 402 £345 +6.15% 285
South Yorkshire -1 75 £325 +12.06% 60
North Yorkshire -1 46 £325 +8.33% 66
East Yorkshire - 10 £275 - 11
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 398 (36.21%) HTML
1 398 (36.21%) .NET
2 366 (33.30%) JavaScript
3 347 (31.57%) C#
4 342 (31.12%) SQL
5 332 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
6 316 (28.75%) CSS
7 283 (25.75%) ASP.NET
8 278 (25.30%) MVC
9 275 (25.02%) SQL Server
10 222 (20.20%) Java
11 191 (17.38%) jQuery
12 148 (13.47%) TDD
13 139 (12.65%) Web Services
14 133 (12.10%) Microsoft
15 131 (11.92%) Oracle
16 119 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 117 (10.65%) XML
18 116 (10.56%) Finance
19 111 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 109 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
21 107 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 107 (9.74%) Web Development
21 107 (9.74%) HTML5
22 104 (9.46%) .NET Framework
23 95 (8.64%) WCF
23 95 (8.64%) T-SQL
24 86 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
25 85 (7.73%) CSS3
26 82 (7.46%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 82 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 65 (5.91%) CMS
3 46 (4.19%) SAS
4 27 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (1.82%) IIS
7 19 (1.73%) Umbraco
7 19 (1.73%) Node.js
8 16 (1.46%) Apache Solr
8 16 (1.46%) Apache
9 14 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 13 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.91%) Kentico
13 9 (0.82%) JBoss
14 8 (0.73%) Adobe CQ
14 8 (0.73%) Drupal
15 7 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 63 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.27%) Photoshop
3 22 (2.00%) MS Office
4 10 (0.91%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.82%) Adobe Captivate
6 8 (0.73%) InDesign
7 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.091%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.091%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.45%) Magento
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.091%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.091%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.091%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.18%) Office 365
1 13 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.18%) SaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Heroku
6 1 (0.091%) Force.com
6 1 (0.091%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.64%) HTTP
2 23 (2.09%) Intranet
3 6 (0.55%) Internet
4 5 (0.45%) Firewall
5 3 (0.27%) FTP
5 3 (0.27%) LDAP
6 2 (0.18%) SMTP
6 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.18%) CTI
6 2 (0.18%) Wireless
7 1 (0.091%) Extranet
7 1 (0.091%) SSL
7 1 (0.091%) DNS
7 1 (0.091%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.091%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (25.02%) SQL Server
2 111 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 107 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 72 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 63 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (5.19%) MySQL
8 51 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 50 (4.55%) MongoDB
10 42 (3.82%) Oracle Database
11 31 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 30 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 30 (2.73%) NoSQL
13 27 (2.46%) Neo4j
14 26 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (2.00%) OLAP
16 21 (1.91%) Base SAS
17 18 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 17 (1.55%) RDBMS
19 16 (1.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 80 (7.28%) Subversion
2 72 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 67 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 49 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 42 (3.82%) JUnit
6 20 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 18 (1.64%) NUnit
8 16 (1.46%) Selenium
9 15 (1.36%) Maven
10 10 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.82%) JMeter
11 9 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.73%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.73%) DbUnit
13 6 (0.55%) MSTest
13 6 (0.55%) JIRA
13 6 (0.55%) Ant
13 6 (0.55%) Xcode
General
1 116 (10.56%) Finance
2 30 (2.73%) Retail
3 26 (2.37%) Banking
4 16 (1.46%) Marketing
5 12 (1.09%) Advertising
6 11 (1.00%) Back Office
7 10 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.82%) Publishing
9 8 (0.73%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.45%) Games
11 5 (0.45%) Electronics
12 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.36%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.18%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.091%) Billing
15 1 (0.091%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (36.21%) HTML
1 398 (36.21%) .NET
2 316 (28.75%) CSS
3 283 (25.75%) ASP.NET
4 191 (17.38%) jQuery
5 139 (12.65%) Web Services
6 119 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 117 (10.65%) XML
8 107 (9.74%) HTML5
9 104 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 95 (8.64%) WCF
11 85 (7.73%) CSS3
12 78 (7.10%) REST
13 76 (6.92%) Hibernate
14 60 (5.46%) J2EE
15 59 (5.37%) JSON
16 55 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 54 (4.91%) Spring
18 49 (4.46%) Ajax
19 48 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 54 (4.91%) NHS
2 37 (3.37%) User Experience
3 35 (3.18%) Mobile App
4 30 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (1.73%) E-Learning
6 11 (1.00%) W3C
6 11 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.00%) Algorithms
7 9 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 8 (0.73%) iPhone
8 8 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 8 (0.73%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.55%) Open Source
10 6 (0.55%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.55%) GIS
11 5 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.45%) Smartcard
11 5 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.37%) Linux
2 71 (6.46%) UNIX
3 50 (4.55%) Windows
4 49 (4.46%) Android
5 34 (3.09%) Mac OS X
6 23 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
8 11 (1.00%) AIX
9 6 (0.55%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.45%) CentOS
11 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.091%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.091%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (25.30%) MVC
3 148 (13.47%) TDD
4 109 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
5 107 (9.74%) Web Development
6 80 (7.28%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (6.37%) Unit Testing
8 67 (6.10%) OO
8 67 (6.10%) Scrum
9 64 (5.82%) Web Design
10 55 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 54 (4.91%) Software Engineering
12 51 (4.64%) ETL
13 50 (4.55%) BDD
14 47 (4.28%) CRM
15 44 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 34 (3.09%) SOA
16 34 (3.09%) Android Development
17 33 (3.00%) Automated Testing
18 32 (2.91%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 366 (33.30%) JavaScript
2 347 (31.57%) C#
3 342 (31.12%) SQL
4 222 (20.20%) Java
5 95 (8.64%) T-SQL
6 81 (7.37%) PHP
7 38 (3.46%) Python
8 31 (2.82%) PL/SQL
9 25 (2.27%) VBA
10 22 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 17 (1.55%) Ruby
12 16 (1.46%) C
12 16 (1.46%) VB
13 14 (1.27%) C++
14 11 (1.00%) Apex Code
15 10 (0.91%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.82%) PHP5
17 7 (0.64%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.64%) VB6
18 5 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (3.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (1.55%) SC Cleared
3 14 (1.27%) Degree
4 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.36%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.18%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.091%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.46%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.55%) OpenIDM
2 5 (0.45%) Puppet
3 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Graphite
5 1 (0.091%) Control-M
5 1 (0.091%) Salt
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.091%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 133 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 131 (11.92%) Oracle
3 22 (2.00%) Xamarin
3 22 (2.00%) Adobe
4 17 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (1.36%) Zend
5 15 (1.36%) Sitecore
5 15 (1.36%) hybris
6 10 (0.91%) Business Objects
7 9 (0.82%) IBM
8 7 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.55%) Appcelerator
9 6 (0.55%) Ektron
9 6 (0.55%) RedDot
9 6 (0.55%) Teradata
10 5 (0.45%) Ab Initio
10 5 (0.45%) Open Text
10 5 (0.45%) SAP
10 5 (0.45%) Cisco
10 5 (0.45%) Cognos
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