The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 131 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.43% 30.72% 25.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.79% 32.48% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 35 30
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +11.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Developer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
508 157 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.99% 94.58% 90.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 91 104
Average daily rate £400 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £209 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 18
Average hourly rate £14.80 £13.38 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.65% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.87 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 98 (47.80%) Java
2 80 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (36.59%) HTML
4 70 (34.15%) CSS
5 69 (33.66%) C#
6 64 (31.22%) Scala
7 53 (25.85%) JavaScript
7 53 (25.85%) SQL
8 44 (21.46%) Python
8 44 (21.46%) Ruby
9 41 (20.00%) UNIX
9 41 (20.00%) HTML5
10 39 (19.02%) CSS3
11 36 (17.56%) REST
11 36 (17.56%) Ajax
11 36 (17.56%) Oracle
11 36 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
12 35 (17.07%) .NET
12 35 (17.07%) JSON
13 31 (15.12%) RESTful
13 31 (15.12%) SQL Server
14 29 (14.15%) ASP.NET
15 28 (13.66%) Web Design
16 26 (12.68%) Web Development
16 26 (12.68%) Linux
17 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
17 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
18 23 (11.22%) ETL
18 23 (11.22%) MS Office
18 23 (11.22%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.24%) SAS
2 11 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.37%) JBoss
3 8 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (3.90%) MQSeries
4 5 (2.44%) Apache
5 4 (1.95%) WordPress
6 3 (1.46%) Drupal
6 3 (1.46%) CMS
6 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.49%) Jetty
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.49%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (11.22%) MS Office
2 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.93%) Office 365
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.29%) HTTP
2 11 (5.37%) Intranet
3 8 (3.90%) Internet
3 8 (3.90%) Telnet
3 8 (3.90%) FTP
4 2 (0.98%) 2G
5 1 (0.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.24%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.27%) Oracle Database
4 18 (8.78%) Base SAS
4 18 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.29%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (5.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (4.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.44%) DB2
12 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.98%) Oracle OWB
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.24%) Subversion
3 12 (5.85%) JUnit
4 11 (5.37%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.93%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.95%) Hudson
6 4 (1.95%) Maven
6 4 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.46%) Selenium
8 2 (0.98%) Toad
8 2 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.98%) JIRA
9 1 (0.49%) CA Gen
9 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (8.78%) Finance
2 8 (3.90%) Marketing
3 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.95%) Advertising
4 4 (1.95%) Electronics
4 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Publishing
5 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.98%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (36.59%) HTML
2 70 (34.15%) CSS
3 41 (20.00%) HTML5
4 39 (19.02%) CSS3
5 36 (17.56%) REST
5 36 (17.56%) Ajax
6 35 (17.07%) .NET
6 35 (17.07%) JSON
7 31 (15.12%) RESTful
8 29 (14.15%) ASP.NET
9 23 (11.22%) Web Services
10 21 (10.24%) Spring
11 20 (9.76%) jQuery
12 16 (7.80%) J2EE
13 14 (6.83%) XML
14 12 (5.85%) ODBC
15 11 (5.37%) JMS
15 11 (5.37%) Play Framework
16 10 (4.88%) JSF
17 9 (4.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.80%) Visualisation
2 14 (6.83%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.90%) Statistics
4 7 (3.41%) Open Source
5 5 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.95%) GIS
6 4 (1.95%) DTV
7 3 (1.46%) W3C
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
7 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.98%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) iPad
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.00%) UNIX
2 26 (12.68%) Linux
3 20 (9.76%) Mac OS X
4 18 (8.78%) Windows
5 8 (3.90%) Solaris
6 6 (2.93%) VME
7 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.98%) Android
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (13.66%) Web Design
4 26 (12.68%) Web Development
5 23 (11.22%) ETL
6 21 (10.24%) Automated Testing
7 19 (9.27%) Configuration Management
8 18 (8.78%) Scrum
9 16 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (7.80%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.32%) Data Modelling
11 14 (6.83%) TDD
11 14 (6.83%) Data Management
12 13 (6.34%) Service Delivery
12 13 (6.34%) Line Management
12 13 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.88%) MVC
14 8 (3.90%) Migration
14 8 (3.90%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 98 (47.80%) Java
2 69 (33.66%) C#
3 64 (31.22%) Scala
4 53 (25.85%) JavaScript
4 53 (25.85%) SQL
5 44 (21.46%) Python
5 44 (21.46%) Ruby
6 15 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.34%) VBA
7 13 (6.34%) VBScript
7 13 (6.34%) VB
8 12 (5.85%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.39%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.41%) C++
10 7 (3.41%) COBOL
11 4 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.46%) C
13 2 (0.98%) PHP
14 1 (0.49%) VB6
14 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.49%) OCP
4 1 (0.49%) OCA
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) WCAG
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) OpenView
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (17.56%) Oracle
2 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.37%) Informatica
4 4 (1.95%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) Micro Focus
5 3 (1.46%) HP
6 2 (0.98%) Lotus
6 2 (0.98%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.49%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) ILOG
7 1 (0.49%) CA
7 1 (0.49%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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