Period
to 16 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 October 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 104 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 22.19% 24.53% 27.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.74% 25.12% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 78
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +12.78% +3.91%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £225
90th Percentile £475 £450 £406
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £30.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +35.71% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 321 414 437
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 97.64% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 239 277
North Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.85% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £113 £150 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 41
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.43 £14.48 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.19% +20.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.13 £20.63 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.86 £13.46
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.99% -0.30%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in North Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in North Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in North Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in North Yorkshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -7 22 £350 -9.09% 27
Skipton -1 13 £275 -18.52% 2
Middlesbrough +7 12 £450 +33.33% 10
Selby - 5 - -
Harrogate +3 4 £300 - 4
Ripon +2 3 £325 -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.77%) HTML
3 18 (24.66%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) Java
4 16 (21.92%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) .NET
4 16 (21.92%) C#
5 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
5 14 (19.18%) Finance
6 12 (16.44%) PHP
7 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (12.33%) MVC
8 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.33%) Adobe
8 9 (12.33%) Spring Boot
9 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.96%) Photoshop
9 8 (10.96%) Retail
10 7 (9.59%) OO
10 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
10 7 (9.59%) jQuery
10 7 (9.59%) Spring
10 7 (9.59%) Adobe Campaign
11 6 (8.22%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (8.22%) Web Development
11 6 (8.22%) Android
11 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 4 (5.48%) WordPress
2 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.11%) Jetty
2 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.74%) Magento
4 1 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.37%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) OLAP
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) JHipster
3 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Xcode
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 4 (5.48%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.74%) Automotive
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 2 (2.74%) Local Government
7 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) HTML
2 18 (24.66%) CSS
3 16 (21.92%) .NET
4 9 (12.33%) Spring Boot
5 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.59%) jQuery
6 7 (9.59%) Spring
7 6 (8.22%) Web Services
8 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.85%) CSS3
8 5 (6.85%) HTML5
8 5 (6.85%) Node.js
8 5 (6.85%) XML
9 4 (5.48%) JSON
9 4 (5.48%) REST
9 4 (5.48%) RESTful
10 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.11%) EDI
10 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.11%) User Experience
3 2 (2.74%) iPad
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.33%) MVC
2 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (9.59%) OO
4 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.22%) Front End Development
4 6 (8.22%) Web Development
5 5 (6.85%) Android Development
5 5 (6.85%) CRM
5 5 (6.85%) Mobile Development
5 5 (6.85%) OOP
6 4 (5.48%) iOS Development
6 4 (5.48%) TDD
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.11%) Microservices
7 3 (4.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.74%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 16 (21.92%) C#
2 16 (21.92%) Java
2 16 (21.92%) SQL
3 12 (16.44%) PHP
4 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.74%) ES6
5 2 (2.74%) Groovy
5 2 (2.74%) Kotlin
5 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) X++
6 1 (1.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Adobe
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Zend
3 3 (4.11%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.37%) Xamarin