The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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.

Developer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 617 831 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.04% 29.52% 24.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.09% 30.65% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 603 518
Median daily rate £400 £385 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £28.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1923 2711 2795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.73% 96.31% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1858 1870
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 112
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.32 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +22.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Yorkshire

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 Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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 0 445 £400 - 177
South Yorkshire +1 96 £380 +1.33% 50
North Yorkshire 0 45 £313 -16.66% 34
East Yorkshire +5 14 £350 -22.22% 22
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 635 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 514 (40.12%) JavaScript
3 442 (34.50%) Java
4 415 (32.40%) CSS
5 409 (31.93%) HTML
6 290 (22.64%) SQL
7 262 (20.45%) .NET
8 259 (20.22%) Git (software)
9 258 (20.14%) TDD
10 250 (19.52%) C#
11 223 (17.41%) MVC
12 212 (16.55%) Python
13 196 (15.30%) SQL Server
14 187 (14.60%) AngularJS
15 177 (13.82%) Linux
16 170 (13.27%) Test Automation
17 169 (13.19%) Spring
18 168 (13.11%) ASP.NET
19 167 (13.04%) Front End Development
20 159 (12.41%) HTML5
20 159 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
21 155 (12.10%) PHP
22 149 (11.63%) Scrum
23 142 (11.09%) RESTful
24 138 (10.77%) CSS3
25 128 (9.99%) Web Development
26 127 (9.91%) Relational Database
27 126 (9.84%) OO
28 125 (9.76%) Software Engineering
28 125 (9.76%) Node.js

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 43 (3.36%) Confluence
2 35 (2.73%) CMS
3 27 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 21 (1.64%) Apache
4 21 (1.64%) WordPress
5 17 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.17%) Mule
6 15 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 9 (0.70%) Anypoint
8 9 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 8 (0.62%) SAS
10 7 (0.55%) Mule ESB
11 6 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.39%) Drupal
12 5 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.31%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.078%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.39%) Magento
4 3 (0.23%) iTrent
4 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.23%) OpenCart
4 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.23%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.078%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.078%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.078%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.41%) GitHub
4 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (0.47%) IaaS
5 5 (0.39%) PaaS
5 5 (0.39%) Slack
6 3 (0.23%) Loggly
6 3 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.16%) Office 365
8 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.078%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.078%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.078%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.078%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.078%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.078%) Firebase
8 1 (0.078%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.17%) HTTP
2 23 (1.80%) Internet
3 12 (0.94%) Firewall
4 3 (0.23%) FTP
4 3 (0.23%) Intranet
4 3 (0.23%) LDAP
4 3 (0.23%) SMTP
4 3 (0.23%) SSH
5 2 (0.16%) DNS
5 2 (0.16%) Skype
6 1 (0.078%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.078%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.078%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 127 (9.91%) Relational Database
3 110 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 103 (8.04%) MySQL
5 73 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (4.92%) MongoDB
8 55 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 32 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 24 (1.87%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (1.64%) Oracle Database
16 15 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.17%) Power BI
17 14 (1.09%) Redis
18 13 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
18 13 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 259 (20.22%) Git (software)
2 86 (6.71%) Jenkins
3 82 (6.40%) Subversion
4 73 (5.70%) JIRA
5 52 (4.06%) JUnit
6 36 (2.81%) Grunt
7 34 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 27 (2.11%) Maven
9 23 (1.80%) Mercurial
10 21 (1.64%) gulp
11 20 (1.56%) Xcode
12 19 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (1.41%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.09%) Jasmine
15 13 (1.01%) Eclipse
16 12 (0.94%) Android Studio
16 12 (0.94%) PHPUnit
17 11 (0.86%) Gradle
18 10 (0.78%) IntelliJ
18 10 (0.78%) Mockito
General
1 78 (6.09%) Finance
2 33 (2.58%) Marketing
3 23 (1.80%) Banking
3 23 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.09%) Advertising
6 13 (1.01%) Electronics
7 11 (0.86%) Retail
8 10 (0.78%) Billing
8 10 (0.78%) Games
9 9 (0.70%) Publishing
10 7 (0.55%) Back Office
11 5 (0.39%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.078%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.078%) Front Office
13 1 (0.078%) Local Government
13 1 (0.078%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.078%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 415 (32.40%) CSS
2 409 (31.93%) HTML
3 262 (20.45%) .NET
4 187 (14.60%) AngularJS
5 169 (13.19%) Spring
6 168 (13.11%) ASP.NET
7 159 (12.41%) HTML5
8 142 (11.09%) RESTful
9 138 (10.77%) CSS3
10 125 (9.76%) Node.js
11 119 (9.29%) React
12 116 (9.06%) Web Services
13 112 (8.74%) REST
14 110 (8.59%) jQuery
15 91 (7.10%) Hibernate
16 83 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 71 (5.54%) JSON
18 65 (5.07%) .NET Framework
19 60 (4.68%) Symfony
20 59 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.82%) User Experience
2 90 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
3 67 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 38 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (2.58%) Data Structures
6 32 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 29 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.17%) NHS
9 14 (1.09%) iPhone
10 7 (0.55%) RIA
11 6 (0.47%) iPad
11 6 (0.47%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.39%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.39%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.31%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.31%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.31%) Replication
14 3 (0.23%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 177 (13.82%) Linux
2 93 (7.26%) Unix
3 76 (5.93%) Mac OS X
4 66 (5.15%) Android
5 59 (4.61%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.65%) Windows
7 7 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.47%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.23%) VMS
9 3 (0.23%) zOS
10 1 (0.078%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.078%) Solaris
10 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (20.14%) TDD
3 223 (17.41%) MVC
4 170 (13.27%) Test Automation
5 167 (13.04%) Front End Development
6 159 (12.41%) Continuous Integration
7 149 (11.63%) Scrum
8 128 (9.99%) Web Development
9 126 (9.84%) OO
10 125 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 110 (8.59%) BDD
12 97 (7.57%) DevOps
13 92 (7.18%) Configuration Management
14 89 (6.95%) Web Design
15 84 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
15 84 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
16 80 (6.25%) Open Source
17 70 (5.46%) Unit Testing
18 67 (5.23%) Mentoring
19 54 (4.22%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 514 (40.12%) JavaScript
2 442 (34.50%) Java
3 290 (22.64%) SQL
4 250 (19.52%) C#
5 212 (16.55%) Python
6 155 (12.10%) PHP
7 106 (8.27%) Ruby
8 103 (8.04%) Scala
9 93 (7.26%) T-SQL
10 44 (3.43%) Apple Swift
11 31 (2.42%) Objective-C
12 20 (1.56%) C++
12 20 (1.56%) Groovy
13 19 (1.48%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 18 (1.41%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.09%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.01%) VB
17 11 (0.86%) Perl
17 11 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 42 (3.28%) Degree
3 22 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.01%) BC Cleared
6 12 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
7 7 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.23%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.078%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.078%) HNC
9 1 (0.078%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.48%) QA
2 14 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.078%) FATCA
6 1 (0.078%) IFRS
6 1 (0.078%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.078%) WAI
System Software
1 62 (4.84%) Docker
2 3 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.16%) vCloud
3 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.16%) vSphere
4 1 (0.078%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.078%) Firmware
4 1 (0.078%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.078%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (2.42%) Puppet
2 22 (1.72%) Ansible
3 10 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.70%) vRealize
5 6 (0.47%) Salt
6 4 (0.31%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.23%) Nagios
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (0.23%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.16%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.16%) Piwik
9 1 (0.078%) Control-M
9 1 (0.078%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.078%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 109 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 108 (8.43%) Oracle
3 41 (3.20%) Google
4 31 (2.42%) SAP
5 26 (2.03%) Zend
6 25 (1.95%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.25%) IBM
8 14 (1.09%) MuleSoft
9 13 (1.01%) Xamarin
10 12 (0.94%) Tableau
11 11 (0.86%) Adobe
12 10 (0.78%) Apple
12 10 (0.78%) VMware
13 8 (0.62%) Splunk
14 7 (0.55%) Rackspace
15 5 (0.39%) Cognos
15 5 (0.39%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.39%) SaltStack
16 4 (0.31%) ServiceNow
17 3 (0.23%) New Relic
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
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Rate: £375 - £440 per day
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £375 per day (circa)
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Elevate Direct
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Brightred Resourcing Limited
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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