The median contractor rate for a Technical Developer was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Technical Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 115 116
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.069% 0.29% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.31% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £435
% change year-on-year -6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1409 1960 1992
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.64% 96.31% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 4937 5415
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 132 252
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.97% -1.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £23.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in West Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Developer in West Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (50.00%) StreamWeaver
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

Technical Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (50.00%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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