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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 174 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.48% 21.08% 25.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.02% 22.65% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 55 48
Average daily rate £368 £338 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
644 309 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.29% 93.07% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 205 155
Average daily rate £380 £375 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +33.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 33
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -22.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.99 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 154 (44.77%) Java
2 142 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (39.53%) JavaScript
4 128 (37.21%) HTML
5 125 (36.34%) .NET
6 121 (35.17%) CSS
7 115 (33.43%) SQL Server
8 99 (28.78%) C#
9 83 (24.13%) Oracle
10 68 (19.77%) ASP.NET
11 67 (19.48%) Linux
12 65 (18.90%) SQL
13 64 (18.60%) Finance
14 59 (17.15%) TDD
15 56 (16.28%) jQuery
15 56 (16.28%) Security Cleared
16 52 (15.12%) Web Services
16 52 (15.12%) Microsoft
17 51 (14.83%) Unix
18 48 (13.95%) HTML5
19 44 (12.79%) XML
20 39 (11.34%) C++
20 39 (11.34%) MVC
20 39 (11.34%) Relational Database
21 38 (11.05%) SDLC
21 38 (11.05%) Node.js
21 38 (11.05%) VB
22 32 (9.30%) Spring
22 32 (9.30%) Test Scripting
22 32 (9.30%) SC Cleared

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (11.05%) Node.js
2 21 (6.10%) SAS
3 19 (5.52%) CMS
4 14 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.78%) Apache
5 13 (3.78%) JBoss
6 12 (3.49%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.91%) IIS
7 10 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.62%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.03%) Documentum
9 7 (2.03%) Drupal
10 6 (1.74%) CICS
11 4 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.87%) AquaLogic
12 3 (0.87%) Confluence
12 3 (0.87%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.87%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 24 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.49%) MS Office
3 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.87%) Magento
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.33%) GitHub
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.69%) Internet
2 21 (6.10%) FTP
3 20 (5.81%) HTTP
4 14 (4.07%) 3G
4 14 (4.07%) 4G
4 14 (4.07%) SSL
4 14 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (3.49%) SSH
6 6 (1.74%) Intranet
6 6 (1.74%) WinSCP
7 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) IPsec
8 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.29%) Skype
8 1 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (33.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 27 (7.85%) Oracle Database
4 21 (6.10%) MySQL
5 20 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (5.23%) RDBMS
8 16 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 15 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.03%) MS Access
13 7 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 6 (1.74%) DB2
14 6 (1.74%) Easytrieve
15 5 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 29 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.85%) Subversion
3 24 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.07%) Eclipse
5 11 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.62%) ERwin
7 8 (2.33%) GitLab
7 8 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.45%) StarTeam
9 4 (1.16%) Maven
10 3 (0.87%) Ant
10 3 (0.87%) CA Gen
10 3 (0.87%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.87%) JIRA
10 3 (0.87%) JUnit
10 3 (0.87%) PVCS
11 2 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 64 (18.60%) Finance
2 23 (6.69%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.91%) Banking
4 5 (1.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.16%) Advertising
5 4 (1.16%) Electronics
5 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (37.21%) HTML
2 125 (36.34%) .NET
3 121 (35.17%) CSS
4 68 (19.77%) ASP.NET
5 56 (16.28%) jQuery
6 52 (15.12%) Web Services
7 48 (13.95%) HTML5
8 44 (12.79%) XML
9 32 (9.30%) Spring
10 28 (8.14%) XHTML
11 27 (7.85%) .NET Framework
12 25 (7.27%) J2EE
12 25 (7.27%) Java EE
13 23 (6.69%) AngularJS
13 23 (6.69%) RESTful
14 22 (6.40%) JSON
15 18 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (4.94%) Hibernate
17 16 (4.65%) XSLT
18 15 (4.36%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.36%) Social Media
4 10 (2.91%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.03%) NHS
5 7 (2.03%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.74%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (1.74%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.74%) VSAM
7 5 (1.45%) Statistics
8 3 (0.87%) Blog
9 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
10 1 (0.29%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.29%) DataPower
10 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.48%) Linux
2 51 (14.83%) Unix
3 28 (8.14%) Mac OS X
4 24 (6.98%) Windows
5 15 (4.36%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.74%) MVS
7 6 (1.74%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.45%) zOS
9 4 (1.16%) AIX
9 4 (1.16%) Solaris
10 3 (0.87%) OS/390
11 2 (0.58%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (17.15%) TDD
3 39 (11.34%) MVC
4 38 (11.05%) SDLC
5 32 (9.30%) Test Scripting
6 31 (9.01%) BDD
7 29 (8.43%) Open Source
7 29 (8.43%) Web Design
8 26 (7.56%) Web Development
9 25 (7.27%) Scrum
10 23 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (6.40%) CRM
12 19 (5.52%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (5.23%) Integration Testing
13 18 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 17 (4.94%) Content Management
14 17 (4.94%) ETL
14 17 (4.94%) Pair Programming
15 16 (4.65%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 154 (44.77%) Java
2 136 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 99 (28.78%) C#
4 65 (18.90%) SQL
5 39 (11.34%) C++
6 38 (11.05%) VB
7 30 (8.72%) Ruby
8 29 (8.43%) Python
9 27 (7.85%) Scala
10 20 (5.81%) PHP
11 19 (5.52%) PL/SQL
12 16 (4.65%) ActionScript
12 16 (4.65%) T-SQL
13 14 (4.07%) VB.NET
14 13 (3.78%) VBA
15 11 (3.20%) COBOL
15 11 (3.20%) JCL
15 11 (3.20%) TypeScript
15 11 (3.20%) VB6
16 10 (2.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.81%) Degree
4 18 (5.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (4.36%) OCA
5 15 (4.36%) OCAJ
5 15 (4.36%) OCP
5 15 (4.36%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.16%) OCPJP
6 4 (1.16%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.29%) COREP
2 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.74%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Kibana
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (24.13%) Oracle
2 52 (15.12%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.78%) IBM
3 13 (3.78%) Informatica
3 13 (3.78%) Kofax
4 11 (3.20%) Axway
5 9 (2.62%) CA
6 7 (2.03%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.74%) Micro Focus
8 5 (1.45%) HP
9 4 (1.16%) SAP
9 4 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.87%) Adobe
10 3 (0.87%) Fujitsu
10 3 (0.87%) Metastorm
10 3 (0.87%) OpenText
10 3 (0.87%) Sun
10 3 (0.87%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.87%) Vignette
11 2 (0.58%) CheckPoint
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