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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 99 72 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.89% 19.78% 11.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.61% 21.36% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 15
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£417 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £450 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.85%
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
596 337 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 89.62% 92.58% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 225 67
Average daily rate £417 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £242 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.25 £17.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 63 (30.73%) Java
2 59 (28.78%) Oracle
3 55 (26.83%) SQL
4 48 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (22.44%) JavaScript
6 40 (19.51%) HTML
7 37 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (17.56%) Finance
9 35 (17.07%) Web Services
10 34 (16.59%) CSS
11 33 (16.10%) SAS
11 33 (16.10%) Oracle Database
12 32 (15.61%) Security Cleared
13 31 (15.12%) PL/SQL
14 29 (14.15%) .NET
15 27 (13.17%) C#
16 25 (12.20%) Linux
17 24 (11.71%) SQL Server
18 23 (11.22%) Informatica
18 23 (11.22%) ETL
18 23 (11.22%) MVC
19 22 (10.73%) jQuery
20 21 (10.24%) XML
21 19 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (7.80%) Data Modelling
22 16 (7.80%) UNIX
22 16 (7.80%) J2EE
22 16 (7.80%) Oracle Database 11g
22 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
22 16 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 33 (16.10%) SAS
2 13 (6.34%) JBoss
3 11 (5.37%) Apache
4 10 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.39%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.90%) Node.js
7 7 (3.41%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.93%) AquaLogic
9 5 (2.44%) Jetty
9 5 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.46%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.98%) CMS
13 1 (0.49%) Exstream Dialogue
13 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.49%) Drupal
13 1 (0.49%) IIS
13 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.46%) Exstream
5 2 (0.98%) Magento
5 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.49%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.41%) LDAP
2 6 (2.93%) HTTP
3 5 (2.44%) SSL
4 4 (1.95%) SNMP
5 3 (1.46%) 2G
6 1 (0.49%) SSH
6 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.49%) Skype
6 1 (0.49%) Internet
6 1 (0.49%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.10%) Oracle Database
2 24 (11.71%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.88%) MySQL
5 10 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (4.39%) Base SAS
7 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.93%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.95%) IDMS
9 4 (1.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (1.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.46%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.46%) Cognos Report Studio
10 3 (1.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (7.80%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.85%) ERwin
3 9 (4.39%) Subversion
4 8 (3.90%) Ant
4 8 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.46%) Selenium
7 3 (1.46%) Toad
7 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.98%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.98%) NUnit
8 2 (0.98%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.98%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.98%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.49%) JUnit
9 1 (0.49%) Maven
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 10 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.93%) Marketing
4 4 (1.95%) General Ledger
4 4 (1.95%) Electronics
4 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.51%) HTML
2 35 (17.07%) Web Services
3 34 (16.59%) CSS
4 29 (14.15%) .NET
5 22 (10.73%) jQuery
6 21 (10.24%) XML
7 16 (7.80%) J2EE
8 15 (7.32%) SOAP
8 15 (7.32%) Spring
9 13 (6.34%) JSON
10 12 (5.85%) ASP.NET
11 11 (5.37%) Middleware
11 11 (5.37%) JMS
11 11 (5.37%) AngularJS
12 10 (4.88%) HTML5
12 10 (4.88%) Hibernate
12 10 (4.88%) .NET Framework
13 9 (4.39%) Sass
14 8 (3.90%) Apache CXF
14 8 (3.90%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.41%) DataPower
3 6 (2.93%) Clustering
4 5 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.95%) DTV
5 4 (1.95%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.95%) NHS
5 4 (1.95%) User Experience
6 2 (0.98%) Derivative
6 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.49%) iPhone
7 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) GIS
7 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.20%) Linux
2 16 (7.80%) UNIX
3 8 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.41%) Solaris
5 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.95%) Windows
6 4 (1.95%) VME
6 4 (1.95%) Android
7 1 (0.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) zOS
7 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.05%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (11.22%) MVC
3 23 (11.22%) ETL
4 19 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (7.80%) Dimensional Modelling
5 16 (7.80%) Data Modelling
6 14 (6.83%) TDD
7 13 (6.34%) Web Development
7 13 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.85%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.37%) SDLC
10 10 (4.88%) ITIL
10 10 (4.88%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.39%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.39%) Web Design
11 9 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (4.39%) OO
11 9 (4.39%) CRM
12 8 (3.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.73%) Java
2 55 (26.83%) SQL
3 46 (22.44%) JavaScript
4 31 (15.12%) PL/SQL
5 27 (13.17%) C#
6 15 (7.32%) Scala
7 9 (4.39%) Python
8 8 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.41%) PHP
9 7 (3.41%) Ruby
10 6 (2.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (2.93%) Groovy
11 5 (2.44%) Perl
12 4 (1.95%) C++
12 4 (1.95%) C
13 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.46%) VB
13 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.46%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) Degree
4 6 (2.93%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.44%) OCP
5 5 (2.44%) OCA
5 5 (2.44%) OCAJ
6 4 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.39%) SLA
2 8 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) OpenView
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 59 (28.78%) Oracle
2 23 (11.22%) Informatica
3 11 (5.37%) HP
4 9 (4.39%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.93%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.93%) IBM
7 5 (2.44%) Google
8 4 (1.95%) SAP
9 3 (1.46%) Cognos
10 1 (0.49%) Siebel
10 1 (0.49%) Sun
10 1 (0.49%) Citrix
10 1 (0.49%) Axway
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.49%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
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