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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 79 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.01% 22.17% 27.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.38% 24.59% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 27 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £466 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
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
324 183 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.25% 90.15% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 99 53
Average daily rate £380 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £196 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 33 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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.

1 100 (46.30%) Java
2 89 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (36.11%) HTML
4 73 (33.80%) CSS
5 71 (32.87%) C#
6 64 (29.63%) Scala
7 61 (28.24%) JavaScript
8 56 (25.93%) SQL
9 49 (22.69%) UNIX
10 44 (20.37%) Python
10 44 (20.37%) Ruby
11 41 (18.98%) HTML5
12 40 (18.52%) CSS3
13 39 (18.06%) .NET
14 37 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (16.67%) Ajax
15 36 (16.67%) REST
16 35 (16.20%) Oracle
17 34 (15.74%) Linux
17 34 (15.74%) JSON
18 33 (15.28%) Web Design
18 33 (15.28%) SQL Server
19 31 (14.35%) ASP.NET
19 31 (14.35%) Web Development
19 31 (14.35%) RESTful
20 28 (12.96%) SAS
20 28 (12.96%) Git (software)
20 28 (12.96%) Subversion
21 26 (12.04%) Microsoft
21 26 (12.04%) Relational Database

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 28 (12.96%) SAS
2 11 (5.09%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.70%) Node.js
3 8 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.24%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.31%) JBoss
6 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.85%) WordPress
7 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.39%) Drupal
7 3 (1.39%) CMS
8 2 (0.93%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.93%) Apache
8 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.46%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (10.65%) MS Office
2 17 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.11%) HTTP
2 10 (4.63%) Intranet
3 8 (3.70%) Telnet
3 8 (3.70%) FTP
4 7 (3.24%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) 2G
6 1 (0.46%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.04%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.80%) Base SAS
4 18 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 18 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (4.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.31%) DB2
12 3 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.39%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.93%) MySQL
13 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (12.96%) Subversion
1 28 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.24%) JUnit
4 4 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Toad
6 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (6.48%) Finance
2 6 (2.78%) Marketing
3 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.39%) Advertising
4 2 (0.93%) Publishing
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) Electronics
4 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
5 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (36.11%) HTML
2 73 (33.80%) CSS
3 41 (18.98%) HTML5
4 40 (18.52%) CSS3
5 39 (18.06%) .NET
6 36 (16.67%) Ajax
6 36 (16.67%) REST
7 34 (15.74%) JSON
8 31 (14.35%) ASP.NET
8 31 (14.35%) RESTful
9 25 (11.57%) Web Services
10 16 (7.41%) J2EE
11 15 (6.94%) jQuery
12 14 (6.48%) Spring
13 12 (5.56%) JSF
13 12 (5.56%) XML
13 12 (5.56%) ODBC
14 11 (5.09%) SOAP
15 9 (4.17%) MDX
15 9 (4.17%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Visualisation
2 14 (6.48%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.17%) Statistics
4 7 (3.24%) Open Source
5 5 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.31%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.39%) User Experience
6 3 (1.39%) W3C
7 2 (0.93%) DTV
7 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.69%) UNIX
2 34 (15.74%) Linux
3 25 (11.57%) Mac OS X
4 17 (7.87%) Windows
5 8 (3.70%) Solaris
6 7 (3.24%) VME
7 1 (0.46%) Android
7 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (15.28%) Web Design
4 31 (14.35%) Web Development
5 24 (11.11%) ETL
6 23 (10.65%) Configuration Management
7 21 (9.72%) Automated Testing
7 21 (9.72%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (9.26%) Scrum
9 15 (6.94%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.94%) Data Modelling
10 14 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.02%) Line Management
11 13 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.02%) Data Management
12 11 (5.09%) TDD
12 11 (5.09%) MVC
12 11 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.24%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (3.24%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 100 (46.30%) Java
2 71 (32.87%) C#
3 64 (29.63%) Scala
4 61 (28.24%) JavaScript
5 56 (25.93%) SQL
6 44 (20.37%) Python
6 44 (20.37%) Ruby
7 15 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.48%) VB
9 13 (6.02%) VBA
9 13 (6.02%) VBScript
10 12 (5.56%) PL/SQL
11 10 (4.63%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.70%) COBOL
13 5 (2.31%) C
13 5 (2.31%) C++
13 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.39%) Perl
15 2 (0.93%) PHP
15 2 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.78%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.46%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.46%) OCP
4 1 (0.46%) OCA
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
2 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.46%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.46%) OpenView
Vendors
1 35 (16.20%) Oracle
2 26 (12.04%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.56%) Informatica
4 3 (1.39%) Micro Focus
5 2 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (0.93%) Lotus
5 2 (0.93%) HP
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.46%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.46%) ILOG
6 1 (0.46%) InterSystems
6 1 (0.46%) Google
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