The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 116 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.55% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.59% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 13
Average daily rate
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£320 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Software 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
2956 2205 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.81% 93.04% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2002 1329 1116
Average daily rate £360 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 138
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software 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 Software Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -10 26 £325 +1.56% 19
North Yorkshire -3 3 £300 -6.25% 3
South Yorkshire -15 3 £325 - 9
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
3 37 (55.22%) C#
4 35 (52.24%) SQL
5 34 (50.75%) ASP.NET
6 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
7 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (44.78%) MVC
9 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (37.31%) jQuery
11 23 (34.33%) CSS
11 23 (34.33%) HTML
12 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
12 22 (32.84%) Web Services
12 22 (32.84%) WCF
13 20 (29.85%) Java
14 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (20.90%) Finance
16 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce
16 11 (16.42%) HTML5
17 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
18 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
18 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
19 8 (11.94%) N-Tier
19 8 (11.94%) MySQL
19 8 (11.94%) Oracle
19 8 (11.94%) OO
19 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
19 8 (11.94%) Dapper ORM
19 8 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.96%) Confluence
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) ATM
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.45%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.99%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 34 (50.75%) ASP.NET
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.31%) jQuery
5 23 (34.33%) HTML
5 23 (34.33%) CSS
6 22 (32.84%) Web Services
6 22 (32.84%) WCF
7 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (16.42%) HTML5
9 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
10 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
11 8 (11.94%) Dapper ORM
11 8 (11.94%) JSON
12 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (10.45%) Spring
13 6 (8.96%) Apache Camel
14 4 (5.97%) CSS3
15 3 (4.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.99%) Chemistry
2 2 (2.99%) Life Science
2 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
3 1 (1.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Software Engineering
2 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (44.78%) MVC
4 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.94%) OO
5 8 (11.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.45%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.45%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.96%) UML
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.46%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (5.97%) TDD
10 3 (4.48%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.48%) RUP
10 3 (4.48%) SDLC
11 2 (2.99%) Functional Programming
11 2 (2.99%) Knowledge Discovery
11 2 (2.99%) OOP
11 2 (2.99%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) JavaScript
2 37 (55.22%) C#
3 35 (52.24%) SQL
4 20 (29.85%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.46%) C
7 4 (5.97%) Python
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.99%) Groovy
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) XPath
10 1 (1.49%) C++
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Vagrant
1 6 (8.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) IBM
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) VMware
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