The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 57 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.39% 11.98% 12.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.79% 12.99% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 15 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £235 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £387 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
288 154 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.90% 92.22% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 67 154
Average daily rate £355 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £252 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -46.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £17.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 73 (43.20%) Oracle
2 59 (34.91%) Java
3 46 (27.22%) HTML
4 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
5 44 (26.04%) .NET
6 40 (23.67%) CSS
7 38 (22.49%) SQL
8 36 (21.30%) JavaScript
8 36 (21.30%) Security Cleared
9 35 (20.71%) SAS
9 35 (20.71%) Finance
10 32 (18.93%) RDBMS
10 32 (18.93%) Integration Testing
10 32 (18.93%) Relational Database
11 31 (18.34%) C#
11 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
12 30 (17.75%) Manufacturing
13 29 (17.16%) Test Scripting
14 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
15 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
15 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (13.61%) UNIX
17 22 (13.02%) HTML5
18 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
18 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
18 21 (12.43%) JBoss
18 21 (12.43%) Oracle Database
19 20 (11.83%) Spring
20 19 (11.24%) Middleware
21 18 (10.65%) CRM

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (20.71%) SAS
2 21 (12.43%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.28%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (7.10%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.33%) Tuxedo
6 8 (4.73%) Mule
7 7 (4.14%) LiveCycle
8 6 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.37%) Drupal
9 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.78%) Apache
10 3 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.78%) WordPress
11 2 (1.18%) CMS
11 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.59%) IIS
12 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.59%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (10.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.59%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.96%) Intranet
2 3 (1.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) SSL
3 1 (0.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.93%) RDBMS
2 32 (18.93%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.43%) Oracle Database
4 17 (10.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (8.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (8.28%) Base SAS
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.78%) MySQL
9 3 (1.78%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.18%) DB2
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Maven
1 13 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.73%) Subversion
3 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.14%) JUnit
5 5 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.96%) ERwin
5 5 (2.96%) Selenium
5 5 (2.96%) Hudson
5 5 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.78%) CA Gen
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.59%) Toad
8 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (20.71%) Finance
2 30 (17.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.55%) Marketing
4 5 (2.96%) Electronics
4 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.22%) HTML
2 44 (26.04%) .NET
3 40 (23.67%) CSS
4 31 (18.34%) ASP.NET
5 22 (13.02%) HTML5
6 20 (11.83%) Spring
7 19 (11.24%) Middleware
8 18 (10.65%) jQuery
8 18 (10.65%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (8.88%) CSS3
9 15 (8.88%) Play Framework
10 14 (8.28%) XML
11 12 (7.10%) JMS
11 12 (7.10%) Ajax
12 10 (5.92%) Apache CXF
12 10 (5.92%) Web Services
13 8 (4.73%) REST
13 8 (4.73%) XSLT
14 6 (3.55%) Java EE
14 6 (3.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.96%) DTV
1 5 (2.96%) GIS
2 4 (2.37%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.18%) Open Source
4 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.59%) NHS
5 1 (0.59%) W3C
5 1 (0.59%) iPad
5 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.61%) UNIX
2 17 (10.06%) Linux
3 14 (8.28%) Windows
4 10 (5.92%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.78%) AIX
6 3 (1.78%) zOS
6 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) Android
7 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.59%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.93%) Integration Testing
2 29 (17.16%) Test Scripting
3 25 (14.79%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (10.65%) CRM
4 18 (10.65%) Unit Testing
5 16 (9.47%) Dimensional Modelling
6 15 (8.88%) SOA
7 14 (8.28%) Data Modelling
7 14 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.92%) Data Security
8 10 (5.92%) MVC
9 9 (5.33%) OO
9 9 (5.33%) TDD
10 8 (4.73%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.55%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (2.96%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (2.96%) Web Development
12 5 (2.96%) Software Engineering
12 5 (2.96%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (34.91%) Java
2 38 (22.49%) SQL
3 36 (21.30%) JavaScript
4 31 (18.34%) C#
5 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.88%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.92%) Scala
8 7 (4.14%) C++
9 4 (2.37%) COBOL
9 4 (2.37%) PHP
10 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) VC++
11 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (21.30%) Security Cleared
2 27 (15.98%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.88%) Degree
4 3 (1.78%) OCP
4 3 (1.78%) OCA
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.78%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 73 (43.20%) Oracle
2 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.43%) JBoss
4 10 (5.92%) TIBCO
5 8 (4.73%) WSO2
5 8 (4.73%) Adobe
6 7 (4.14%) IBM
7 6 (3.55%) SAP
8 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.78%) CA
8 3 (1.78%) Informatica
8 3 (1.78%) hybris
9 2 (1.18%) Axway
9 2 (1.18%) Siebel
10 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.59%) Apple
10 1 (0.59%) Lotus
10 1 (0.59%) Sun
10 1 (0.59%) HP
10 1 (0.59%) VMware
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