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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 547 639 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.61% 28.17% 21.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.23% 30.01% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 367 294
Average daily rate
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£336 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 10
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £26.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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
2461 2129 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.73% 93.87% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1228 1078
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 154
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 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
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 December 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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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 -2 383 £350 +12.00% 199
South Yorkshire 0 73 £330 +10.00% 47
North Yorkshire 0 66 £300 - 65
East Yorkshire - 3 £338 - 11
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 400 (36.63%) .NET
2 354 (32.42%) C#
3 349 (31.96%) HTML
4 342 (31.32%) SQL
5 327 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
6 326 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 286 (26.19%) SQL Server
7 286 (26.19%) ASP.NET
8 279 (25.55%) CSS
9 258 (23.63%) MVC
10 215 (19.69%) Java
11 174 (15.93%) jQuery
12 161 (14.74%) Oracle
13 144 (13.19%) Web Services
14 127 (11.63%) XML
15 126 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
16 123 (11.26%) TDD
17 118 (10.81%) Microsoft
18 113 (10.35%) Finance
19 110 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 108 (9.89%) Web Development
21 104 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 103 (9.43%) HTML5
23 99 (9.07%) .NET Framework
23 99 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
24 95 (8.70%) WCF
25 93 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
26 81 (7.42%) Linux
27 79 (7.23%) T-SQL
28 78 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 75 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 65 (5.95%) CMS
3 39 (3.57%) SAS
4 36 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 36 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 20 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 20 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (1.56%) IIS
7 15 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.28%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.28%) Apache
9 13 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 12 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.01%) Node.js
12 8 (0.73%) Kentico
12 8 (0.73%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.73%) JBoss
13 7 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 55 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.83%) MS Office
4 8 (0.73%) InfoPath
4 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.46%) InDesign
6 5 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.092%) SPSS
8 1 (0.092%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.64%) Magento
4 5 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.092%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.092%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.092%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.092%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.18%) Force.com
4 2 (0.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.092%) Route 53
5 1 (0.092%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.93%) HTTP
2 16 (1.47%) Intranet
2 16 (1.47%) Internet
3 4 (0.37%) Firewall
4 3 (0.27%) FTP
5 2 (0.18%) SMTP
5 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.18%) SSL
5 2 (0.18%) CTI
6 1 (0.092%) Extranet
6 1 (0.092%) LDAP
6 1 (0.092%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.092%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 110 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 67 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 51 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 51 (4.67%) Oracle Database
8 49 (4.49%) MySQL
9 44 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 43 (3.94%) MongoDB
11 41 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (2.38%) Neo4j
13 25 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (2.29%) OLAP
14 24 (2.20%) DB2
15 22 (2.01%) NoSQL
16 21 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
17 20 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
18 19 (1.74%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 70 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (6.32%) Subversion
3 63 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 47 (4.30%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.03%) JUnit
6 22 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.74%) Maven
8 15 (1.37%) ClearQuest
8 15 (1.37%) ClearCase
9 10 (0.92%) Selenium
9 10 (0.92%) Xcode
10 9 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (0.82%) JIRA
10 9 (0.82%) MSTest
11 8 (0.73%) JMeter
12 7 (0.64%) NUnit
12 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.64%) DbUnit
13 6 (0.55%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
General
1 113 (10.35%) Finance
2 30 (2.75%) Retail
3 29 (2.66%) Banking
4 19 (1.74%) Marketing
5 14 (1.28%) Advertising
6 10 (0.92%) Back Office
7 9 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.64%) Publishing
8 7 (0.64%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.46%) Games
9 5 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.37%) Automotive
10 4 (0.37%) Electronics
11 3 (0.27%) Law
11 3 (0.27%) Legal
12 2 (0.18%) Local Government
12 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (36.63%) .NET
2 349 (31.96%) HTML
3 286 (26.19%) ASP.NET
4 279 (25.55%) CSS
5 174 (15.93%) jQuery
6 144 (13.19%) Web Services
7 127 (11.63%) XML
8 126 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 103 (9.43%) HTML5
10 99 (9.07%) .NET Framework
11 95 (8.70%) WCF
12 77 (7.05%) CSS3
13 72 (6.59%) Hibernate
14 71 (6.50%) REST
15 65 (5.95%) J2EE
16 63 (5.77%) JSON
17 51 (4.67%) Spring
18 49 (4.49%) Ajax
19 47 (4.30%) RESTful
20 46 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.13%) NHS
2 44 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 18 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 18 (1.65%) User Experience
6 15 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.19%) W3C
7 13 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.10%) iPhone
8 12 (1.10%) E-Learning
9 11 (1.01%) Data Integration
10 10 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.92%) Credit Risk
11 8 (0.73%) Open Source
11 8 (0.73%) GIS
12 7 (0.64%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.55%) iPad
13 6 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.42%) Linux
2 65 (5.95%) UNIX
3 56 (5.13%) Android
4 39 (3.57%) Windows
5 33 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 29 (2.66%) Mac OS X
7 19 (1.74%) AIX
8 8 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.37%) CentOS
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (23.63%) MVC
3 123 (11.26%) TDD
4 108 (9.89%) Web Development
5 99 (9.07%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (6.59%) Scrum
8 66 (6.04%) OO
9 65 (5.95%) ETL
10 59 (5.40%) Software Engineering
11 56 (5.13%) Mentoring
12 53 (4.85%) Unit Testing
13 49 (4.49%) Web Design
14 43 (3.94%) BDD
14 43 (3.94%) Android Development
14 43 (3.94%) Automated Testing
15 40 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
15 40 (3.66%) CRM
16 39 (3.57%) SOA
17 37 (3.39%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 354 (32.42%) C#
2 342 (31.32%) SQL
3 326 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 215 (19.69%) Java
5 79 (7.23%) T-SQL
6 68 (6.23%) PHP
7 36 (3.30%) Python
8 35 (3.21%) PL/SQL
9 26 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 26 (2.38%) VBA
10 22 (2.01%) VB
11 17 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.47%) Ruby
12 16 (1.47%) C++
13 13 (1.19%) C
13 13 (1.19%) VB6
14 11 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.64%) PHP5
15 7 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (2.84%) Security Cleared
2 17 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 12 (1.10%) Degree
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.27%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.092%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.092%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.56%) QA
2 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.092%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (0.46%) OpenIDM
1 5 (0.46%) Puppet
2 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.18%) Graphite
3 2 (0.18%) Control-M
4 1 (0.092%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.092%) Salt
Vendors
1 161 (14.74%) Oracle
2 118 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.29%) IBM
4 15 (1.37%) Adobe
5 14 (1.28%) Xamarin
5 14 (1.28%) Sitecore
5 14 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.19%) hybris
7 11 (1.01%) Business Objects
8 7 (0.64%) RedDot
8 7 (0.64%) Open Text
8 7 (0.64%) SAP
9 6 (0.55%) Appcelerator
9 6 (0.55%) Zend
9 6 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.55%) Ab Initio
10 5 (0.46%) ATG
10 5 (0.46%) Sencha
11 4 (0.37%) Splunk
11 4 (0.37%) Twitter
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Riding
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £475 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago