The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 128 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 1.09% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.14% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 9
Median daily rate £321 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £340 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
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
2835 2979 2240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.59% 95.48% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1846 2011 1354
Median daily rate £380 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 152 122
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 -9 18 £321 -1.38% 21
South Yorkshire -5 4 £300 -7.69%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) .NET
4 18 (36.00%) HTML
4 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.00%) CSS
5 17 (34.00%) jQuery
6 16 (32.00%) HTML5
6 16 (32.00%) Web Development
6 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 15 (30.00%) User Experience
7 15 (30.00%) Front End Development
8 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (28.00%) Node.js
8 14 (28.00%) CSS3
9 13 (26.00%) C
9 13 (26.00%) MVC
9 13 (26.00%) Web Design
9 13 (26.00%) Grunt
9 13 (26.00%) Sass
9 13 (26.00%) LESS
9 13 (26.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (26.00%) gulp
9 13 (26.00%) React
9 13 (26.00%) lodash
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (14.00%) SQL

Software 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 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.00%) OpenEdge
1 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.00%) Modbus
2 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Grunt
1 13 (26.00%) gulp
2 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) CSS
2 18 (36.00%) HTML
3 17 (34.00%) jQuery
4 16 (32.00%) HTML5
5 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (28.00%) CSS3
6 14 (28.00%) Node.js
6 14 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (26.00%) LESS
7 13 (26.00%) lodash
7 13 (26.00%) React
7 13 (26.00%) Sass
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.00%) Ajax
12 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
12 3 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Web Development
3 15 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.00%) MVC
5 13 (26.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (26.00%) Web Design
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) High Availability
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Microservices
8 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Open Source
8 2 (4.00%) SDLC
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
8 2 (4.00%) SOLID
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) C
4 7 (14.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.00%) ES6
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Python
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) Go
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.00%) Sage
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