The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 155 178 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.20% 27.26% 24.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.14% 28.85% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 115 59
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £293 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £517 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
642 617 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.11% 94.49% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 409 205
Median daily rate £375 £376 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.26% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.86 £10.00 £9.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.12 £21.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 193 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (38.66%) JavaScript
3 126 (35.29%) CSS
4 118 (33.05%) HTML
4 118 (33.05%) .NET
5 109 (30.53%) C#
5 109 (30.53%) MVC
6 98 (27.45%) Java
7 95 (26.61%) TDD
8 74 (20.73%) Scrum
9 73 (20.45%) Git (software)
10 65 (18.21%) ASP.NET
10 65 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (17.65%) BDD
12 62 (17.37%) Front End Development
13 58 (16.25%) Microsoft
14 53 (14.85%) Linux
14 53 (14.85%) Microservices
14 53 (14.85%) AngularJS
15 52 (14.57%) Spring
16 50 (14.01%) SQL
17 48 (13.45%) Sitecore
18 47 (13.17%) Node.js
18 47 (13.17%) Scala
19 44 (12.32%) Ruby
20 42 (11.76%) CSS3
20 42 (11.76%) HTML5
21 41 (11.48%) JSON
21 41 (11.48%) Finance
22 40 (11.20%) SQL Server

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.60%) Confluence
2 15 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.92%) CMS
4 13 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.24%) SAS
8 7 (1.96%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.68%) nginx
10 5 (1.40%) GeoServer
11 4 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.12%) Drupal
11 4 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (1.12%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.84%) JBoss
12 3 (0.84%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.84%) OpenROAD
12 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.56%) Liferay
13 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.64%) Office 365
2 10 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.52%) GitHub
4 4 (1.12%) SaaS
5 3 (0.84%) Force.com
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.28%) G Suite
7 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.44%) HTTP
2 14 (3.92%) Intranet
3 10 (2.80%) Internet
4 4 (1.12%) LDAP
5 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.60%) MongoDB
3 17 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.68%) MySQL
9 5 (1.40%) GIS
9 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.84%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.56%) Big Data
12 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 73 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.68%) JIRA
3 23 (6.44%) webpack
4 21 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.88%) Protractor
4 21 (5.88%) Subversion
5 19 (5.32%) GitLab
6 17 (4.76%) JUnit
7 16 (4.48%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.52%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.68%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.68%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.40%) Ant
10 5 (1.40%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.40%) Selenium
11 4 (1.12%) Grunt
11 4 (1.12%) gulp
12 3 (0.84%) Gradle
12 3 (0.84%) Maven
12 3 (0.84%) WATIR
General
1 41 (11.48%) Finance
2 7 (1.96%) Advertising
3 6 (1.68%) Banking
3 6 (1.68%) Publishing
4 5 (1.40%) Back Office
5 4 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.12%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
7 1 (0.28%) Games
7 1 (0.28%) Law
7 1 (0.28%) Legal
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (35.29%) CSS
2 118 (33.05%) .NET
2 118 (33.05%) HTML
3 65 (18.21%) ASP.NET
4 53 (14.85%) AngularJS
5 52 (14.57%) Spring
6 47 (13.17%) Node.js
7 42 (11.76%) CSS3
7 42 (11.76%) HTML5
8 41 (11.48%) JSON
9 38 (10.64%) XML
10 37 (10.36%) REST
11 36 (10.08%) Ajax
12 34 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
13 33 (9.24%) Spring MVC
14 29 (8.12%) RESTful
15 28 (7.84%) Play Framework
16 27 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (7.00%) jQuery
18 23 (6.44%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (2.52%) User Experience
4 8 (2.24%) NHS
5 5 (1.40%) CMDB
5 5 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.28%) Fintech
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.85%) Linux
2 20 (5.60%) Unix
3 18 (5.04%) Windows
4 5 (1.40%) Solaris
5 4 (1.12%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.84%) Android
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) VME
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (54.06%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (30.53%) MVC
3 95 (26.61%) TDD
4 74 (20.73%) Scrum
5 65 (18.21%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (17.65%) BDD
7 62 (17.37%) Front End Development
8 53 (14.85%) Microservices
9 40 (11.20%) Software Engineering
10 36 (10.08%) Unit Testing
11 35 (9.80%) DevOps
12 34 (9.52%) Automated Testing
12 34 (9.52%) Web Development
13 29 (8.12%) Continuous Deployment
13 29 (8.12%) Web Design
14 28 (7.84%) Open Source
14 28 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
15 26 (7.28%) Test Scripting
16 25 (7.00%) SDLC
17 24 (6.72%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 138 (38.66%) JavaScript
2 109 (30.53%) C#
3 98 (27.45%) Java
4 50 (14.01%) SQL
5 47 (13.17%) Scala
6 44 (12.32%) Ruby
7 19 (5.32%) Python
8 18 (5.04%) C
9 14 (3.92%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.08%) PHP
11 10 (2.80%) C++
11 10 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.52%) VB
13 6 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.68%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.68%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.84%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.28%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 30 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.36%) Degree
4 11 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) CISSP
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) HND
6 1 (0.28%) SANS
6 1 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (2.52%) QA
3 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (3.36%) Puppet
2 7 (1.96%) Terraform
3 5 (1.40%) Ansible
4 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.28%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 58 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.45%) Sitecore
3 27 (7.56%) Oracle
4 22 (6.16%) Google
5 13 (3.64%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.68%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.56%) HP
8 2 (0.56%) Informatica
8 2 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) Apigee
9 1 (0.28%) Borland
9 1 (0.28%) CA
9 1 (0.28%) ICL
9 1 (0.28%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.28%) Sage
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.28%) Zend
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