The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 929 744 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.11% 23.52% 22.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.21% 24.65% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 527 317
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.52 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% +11.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
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
2797 3018 2258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.42% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1826 2035 1360
Median daily rate £380 £351 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 121
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.40 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 653 £388 +10.71% 203
South Yorkshire +1 162 £375 +7.14% 48
North Yorkshire 0 76 £350 +3.70% 32
East Yorkshire -6 2 - - 14
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 734 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (40.05%) JavaScript
3 535 (31.14%) Java
4 532 (30.97%) HTML
5 499 (29.05%) CSS
6 399 (23.22%) TDD
7 354 (20.61%) C#
8 351 (20.43%) .NET
9 347 (20.20%) SQL
10 333 (19.38%) SQL Server
11 288 (16.76%) MVC
12 243 (14.14%) HTML5
13 241 (14.03%) Spring
14 233 (13.56%) AngularJS
15 217 (12.63%) Scrum
16 207 (12.05%) Front End Development
17 204 (11.87%) Web Development
18 197 (11.47%) CSS3
19 191 (11.12%) jQuery
20 185 (10.77%) RESTful
21 179 (10.42%) Git (software)
22 176 (10.24%) Node.js
23 175 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
24 173 (10.07%) PHP
25 171 (9.95%) ASP.NET
26 165 (9.60%) Oracle
27 163 (9.49%) React
28 155 (9.02%) BDD
29 154 (8.96%) Hibernate
30 153 (8.91%) Finance

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 70 (4.07%) CMS
2 37 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 31 (1.80%) Drupal
6 29 (1.69%) WordPress
7 28 (1.63%) SAS
8 26 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.40%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.28%) Confluence
11 19 (1.11%) Apache
12 16 (0.93%) Apache Solr
13 15 (0.87%) Apache Spark
14 13 (0.76%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.70%) Jetty
15 12 (0.70%) nginx
16 11 (0.64%) Mule
17 10 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
18 9 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 8 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 35 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.17%) MS Office
4 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.058%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.058%) MS Project
6 1 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.11%) Magento
3 7 (0.41%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.29%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.17%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.12%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.058%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.058%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.058%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.20%) GitHub
2 27 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.29%) IaaS
4 5 (0.29%) PaaS
5 4 (0.23%) SaaS
6 3 (0.17%) Office 365
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.058%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.058%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.058%) Force.com
8 1 (0.058%) Google Play
8 1 (0.058%) Slack
8 1 (0.058%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.38%) HTTP
2 13 (0.76%) Internet
3 10 (0.58%) LDAP
4 8 (0.47%) FTP
5 7 (0.41%) Network Security
6 4 (0.23%) Intranet
6 4 (0.23%) Skype
7 3 (0.17%) DNS
7 3 (0.17%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.17%) Modbus
7 3 (0.17%) SMTP
7 3 (0.17%) SSH
8 2 (0.12%) SMS
8 2 (0.12%) Wireless
9 1 (0.058%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.058%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.058%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.058%) SSL
9 1 (0.058%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.058%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 108 (6.29%) MongoDB
4 93 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 91 (5.30%) NoSQL
6 86 (5.01%) MySQL
7 75 (4.37%) Relational Database
8 73 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 49 (2.85%) Oracle Database
11 42 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 36 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 30 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
14 27 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
16 22 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (1.16%) Hadoop
17 20 (1.16%) Redis
18 19 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
18 19 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 179 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 107 (6.23%) Jenkins
3 74 (4.31%) JUnit
4 71 (4.13%) Maven
5 64 (3.73%) Subversion
6 53 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 46 (2.68%) JIRA
8 37 (2.15%) Jasmine
9 33 (1.92%) Mockito
10 32 (1.86%) Mercurial
11 30 (1.75%) gulp
12 24 (1.40%) Grunt
13 22 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (1.22%) Eclipse
14 21 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 20 (1.16%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.11%) Gradle
17 18 (1.05%) Selenium
18 16 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
18 16 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 153 (8.91%) Finance
2 49 (2.85%) Retail
3 44 (2.56%) Games
4 39 (2.27%) Banking
5 31 (1.80%) Advertising
6 29 (1.69%) Marketing
7 14 (0.81%) Back Office
8 12 (0.70%) Telecoms
9 11 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.52%) Billing
10 9 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.52%) Publishing
11 7 (0.41%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.23%) Electronics
13 3 (0.17%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.12%) Automotive
14 2 (0.12%) Legal
14 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.058%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.058%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (30.97%) HTML
2 499 (29.05%) CSS
3 351 (20.43%) .NET
4 243 (14.14%) HTML5
5 241 (14.03%) Spring
6 233 (13.56%) AngularJS
7 197 (11.47%) CSS3
8 191 (11.12%) jQuery
9 185 (10.77%) RESTful
10 176 (10.24%) Node.js
11 171 (9.95%) ASP.NET
12 163 (9.49%) React
13 154 (8.96%) Hibernate
14 138 (8.03%) Web Services
15 135 (7.86%) REST
16 121 (7.04%) XML
17 113 (6.58%) JSON
18 89 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 83 (4.83%) Ajax
20 80 (4.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 128 (7.45%) User Experience
2 105 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 31 (1.80%) Visualisation
5 30 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 29 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
7 24 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 23 (1.34%) Data Structures
9 21 (1.22%) iPhone
10 18 (1.05%) iPad
11 15 (0.87%) Data Integration
12 12 (0.70%) NHS
12 12 (0.70%) Social Network
13 11 (0.64%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.52%) Animation
14 9 (0.52%) Cryptography
14 9 (0.52%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.52%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 129 (7.51%) Linux
2 75 (4.37%) Unix
3 56 (3.26%) Android
3 56 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 52 (3.03%) Windows
5 23 (1.34%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.058%) OS/400
8 1 (0.058%) VMS
8 1 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 734 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (23.22%) TDD
3 288 (16.76%) MVC
4 217 (12.63%) Scrum
5 207 (12.05%) Front End Development
6 204 (11.87%) Web Development
7 175 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
8 155 (9.02%) BDD
9 134 (7.80%) Unit Testing
10 133 (7.74%) OO
11 112 (6.52%) Open Source
12 105 (6.11%) Software Engineering
13 101 (5.88%) ETL
14 95 (5.53%) Pair Programming
15 82 (4.77%) E-Commerce
15 82 (4.77%) SOA
16 80 (4.66%) Microservices
17 74 (4.31%) CRM
18 73 (4.25%) Responsive Web Design
19 71 (4.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 688 (40.05%) JavaScript
2 535 (31.14%) Java
3 354 (20.61%) C#
4 347 (20.20%) SQL
5 173 (10.07%) PHP
6 116 (6.75%) T-SQL
7 115 (6.69%) Scala
8 97 (5.65%) Python
9 78 (4.54%) Ruby
10 52 (3.03%) Groovy
11 43 (2.50%) PL/SQL
12 41 (2.39%) C
13 40 (2.33%) VBA
14 36 (2.10%) C++
14 36 (2.10%) Clojure
15 29 (1.69%) ES6
16 27 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 20 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.81%) ECMAScript
19 13 (0.76%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 57 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 38 (2.21%) Degree
3 21 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.52%) MCSE
7 8 (0.47%) MCSA
8 4 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.23%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.12%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.058%) CCNP
10 1 (0.058%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.058%) CISSP
10 1 (0.058%) CLAS
10 1 (0.058%) ISEB
10 1 (0.058%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.058%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.058%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 18 (1.05%) QA
3 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.058%) HL7
4 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (2.04%) Docker
2 26 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.58%) Varnish
5 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.058%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.058%) Firmware
6 1 (0.058%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.058%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.058%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 55 (3.20%) Puppet
2 23 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Management
2 23 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 14 (0.81%) Ansible
4 13 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.29%) Control-M
6 3 (0.17%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.12%) Piwik
7 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.058%) Grafana
8 1 (0.058%) Kibana
8 1 (0.058%) Mesos
8 1 (0.058%) Nagios
8 1 (0.058%) SCCM
8 1 (0.058%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (9.60%) Oracle
2 124 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 37 (2.15%) Sitecore
4 32 (1.86%) SAP
5 30 (1.75%) Google
6 24 (1.40%) Informatica
7 19 (1.11%) Netezza
8 14 (0.81%) Zend
9 12 (0.70%) IBM
9 12 (0.70%) VMware
10 11 (0.64%) Apple
10 11 (0.64%) Cognos
11 10 (0.58%) Adobe
11 10 (0.58%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.35%) Cisco
13 6 (0.35%) F5
13 6 (0.35%) Sage
13 6 (0.35%) Splunk
13 6 (0.35%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £270 to £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Above Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago