Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Developer was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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.

Technical Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 191 202
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 11 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £638 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.98% +39.34% +1.67%
10th Percentile £288 £556 £348
90th Percentile £463 £699 £515
England median daily rate £475 £465 £444
% change year-on-year +2.15% +4.79% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £60.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Developer in Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Developer in Yorkshire

Technical Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Developer in Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West Yorkshire +21 7 £440 - 1
South Yorkshire +14 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £444 - 1
Technical Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 4 (36.36%) Docker
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Jetty
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Validation

Technical 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 2 (18.18%) Jetty
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Microservices
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore