Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Huddersfield during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 37.14% 47.83% 32.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.39% 47.83% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 14
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.99% +11.67%
10th Percentile £295 £290 £300
90th Percentile £381 £480 £348
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £352
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.03% +8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.38 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -50.39% +13.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Huddersfield
Contract vacancies in Huddersfield with a recognized job title 33 23 74
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 45
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18% +7.84%
10th Percentile £253 £133 £213
90th Percentile £463 £446 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Huddersfield median hourly rate - £11.50 £23.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.71% +90.50%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Huddersfield

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Huddersfield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Huddersfield

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Huddersfield

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Huddersfield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) Node.js
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) React
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) Laravel
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Kentico
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
7 2 (15.38%) Docker
7 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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 (15.38%) Kentico
1 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Bower
2 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) Node.js
2 6 (46.15%) React
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) Laravel
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Symfony
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) LESS
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Apple