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 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
30 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 532 582 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.86% 26.77% 25.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.91% 28.66% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 342 360
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 14
Average hourly rate £23.25 £36.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.73% +79.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £86.45
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
2225 2031 2526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.41% 93.42% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1336 1115 1267
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 131
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £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 30 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 30 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 30 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 0 359 £325 +4.83% 215
North Yorkshire 0 76 £300 -1.23% 69
South Yorkshire +2 75 £310 +3.33% 79
East Yorkshire -1 3 £350 - 9
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 385 (32.96%) .NET
2 340 (29.11%) SQL
3 339 (29.02%) C#
4 336 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
5 314 (26.88%) HTML
6 309 (26.46%) JavaScript
7 291 (24.91%) SQL Server
8 280 (23.97%) CSS
9 273 (23.37%) MVC
10 241 (20.63%) ASP.NET
11 239 (20.46%) Java
12 204 (17.47%) Oracle
13 199 (17.04%) jQuery
14 143 (12.24%) XML
15 137 (11.73%) Web Services
16 125 (10.70%) PHP
17 122 (10.45%) Finance
18 110 (9.42%) HTML5
19 106 (9.08%) WCF
20 102 (8.73%) TDD
21 96 (8.22%) Microsoft
22 94 (8.05%) OO
23 91 (7.79%) J2EE
24 90 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
25 88 (7.53%) Software Engineering
26 86 (7.36%) Spring
26 86 (7.36%) Web Development
27 84 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
28 83 (7.11%) .NET Framework
29 82 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 69 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 60 (5.14%) CMS
3 37 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 34 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 30 (2.57%) WebLogic
6 26 (2.23%) Tomcat
7 25 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
8 18 (1.54%) Apache
9 17 (1.46%) WordPress
10 15 (1.28%) SAS
11 14 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.03%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.94%) Drupal
13 11 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (0.86%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.77%) IIS
16 8 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.68%) Oracle Service Bus
17 7 (0.60%) Node.js
17 7 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.05%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.11%) MS Office
4 10 (0.86%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.086%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.086%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.63%) Magento
3 10 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.17%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.17%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.086%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.086%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.086%) Lawson
6 1 (0.086%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.51%) Heroku
3 4 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.26%) Office 365
4 3 (0.26%) Force.com
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.17%) SaaS
5 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.88%) Internet
2 19 (1.63%) HTTP
3 14 (1.20%) Intranet
4 3 (0.26%) FTP
5 2 (0.17%) SSL
5 2 (0.17%) LDAP
5 2 (0.17%) SMTP
6 1 (0.086%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 84 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (5.99%) Oracle Database
5 67 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 66 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (4.88%) MySQL
8 55 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
9 49 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 43 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
13 36 (3.08%) Relational Database
14 30 (2.57%) DB2
15 25 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
16 22 (1.88%) Oracle ODI
17 20 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (1.54%) QlikView
18 18 (1.54%) Oracle OWB
19 16 (1.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 74 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 59 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 52 (4.45%) Maven
4 50 (4.28%) Subversion
5 42 (3.60%) Git (software)
6 35 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
7 32 (2.74%) JUnit
8 24 (2.05%) Jenkins
9 16 (1.37%) Selenium
10 15 (1.28%) ClearCase
10 15 (1.28%) ClearQuest
11 14 (1.20%) Xcode
12 12 (1.03%) Eclipse
13 11 (0.94%) JIRA
14 9 (0.77%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.60%) Hudson
15 7 (0.60%) MSTest
16 6 (0.51%) DbUnit
16 6 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 6 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 122 (10.45%) Finance
2 30 (2.57%) Retail
3 27 (2.31%) Banking
3 27 (2.31%) Marketing
4 20 (1.71%) Advertising
5 12 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.77%) Back Office
6 9 (0.77%) Legal
7 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.51%) Electronics
8 5 (0.43%) Games
8 5 (0.43%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.34%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.26%) Law
11 2 (0.17%) Automotive
11 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.086%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.086%) Local Government
12 1 (0.086%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (32.96%) .NET
2 314 (26.88%) HTML
3 280 (23.97%) CSS
4 241 (20.63%) ASP.NET
5 199 (17.04%) jQuery
6 143 (12.24%) XML
7 137 (11.73%) Web Services
8 110 (9.42%) HTML5
9 106 (9.08%) WCF
10 91 (7.79%) J2EE
11 86 (7.36%) Spring
12 83 (7.11%) .NET Framework
13 82 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 81 (6.93%) Hibernate
15 71 (6.08%) CSS3
16 63 (5.39%) WinForms
17 52 (4.45%) Ajax
17 52 (4.45%) REST
18 51 (4.37%) JSON
19 44 (3.77%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 43 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.00%) NHS
5 23 (1.97%) User Experience
6 22 (1.88%) Mainframe
7 19 (1.63%) iPhone
8 17 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.03%) W3C
12 11 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 11 (0.94%) E-Learning
12 11 (0.94%) iPad
13 9 (0.77%) Open Source
14 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.60%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.60%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.60%) Graphic Design
16 5 (0.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (4.88%) Android
2 54 (4.62%) Linux
3 45 (3.85%) Windows
4 36 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 34 (2.91%) UNIX
6 15 (1.28%) AIX
7 6 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.086%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.086%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.086%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.086%) MVS
9 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.086%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (23.37%) MVC
3 102 (8.73%) TDD
4 94 (8.05%) OO
5 90 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
6 88 (7.53%) Software Engineering
7 86 (7.36%) Web Development
8 68 (5.82%) Scrum
9 63 (5.39%) ETL
10 60 (5.14%) E-Commerce
11 59 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (4.79%) Unit Testing
13 44 (3.77%) OOP
14 37 (3.17%) Data Modelling
14 37 (3.17%) Android Development
15 35 (3.00%) BDD
16 34 (2.91%) Mentoring
17 33 (2.83%) SOA
17 33 (2.83%) Migration
17 33 (2.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 340 (29.11%) SQL
2 339 (29.02%) C#
3 309 (26.46%) JavaScript
4 239 (20.46%) Java
5 125 (10.70%) PHP
6 69 (5.91%) PL/SQL
6 69 (5.91%) VB.NET
7 52 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 47 (4.02%) VB
9 35 (3.00%) VB6
10 20 (1.71%) Python
10 20 (1.71%) X++
11 19 (1.63%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 17 (1.46%) VBA
12 17 (1.46%) Objective-C
13 16 (1.37%) C++
14 15 (1.28%) PHP5
15 12 (1.03%) COBOL
16 10 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (1.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.34%) Degree
4 3 (0.26%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.086%) SLA
3 1 (0.086%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.086%) HL7
3 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.086%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (0.26%) Control-M
1 3 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.086%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.086%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.086%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.086%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 204 (17.47%) Oracle
2 96 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 41 (3.51%) Zend
4 36 (3.08%) IBM
5 19 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.54%) Adobe
7 14 (1.20%) Twitter
8 12 (1.03%) Perforce
9 11 (0.94%) hybris
9 11 (0.94%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.86%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.77%) Ab Initio
11 9 (0.77%) JBoss
12 8 (0.68%) Business Objects
13 7 (0.60%) Open Text
13 7 (0.60%) RedDot
13 7 (0.60%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.51%) Informatica
15 5 (0.43%) SAP
15 5 (0.43%) Apple
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York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
York
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + doe
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Henderson Drake
Rate: From £375 to £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £270.00 - £295 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £250 - £320 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
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