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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 82 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.13% 10.98% 14.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.40% 12.26% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 13 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £264 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
366 155 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.33% 89.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 69 149
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +28.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £18.90 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 (41.71%) Java
2 52 (29.71%) HTML
3 49 (28.00%) CSS
4 45 (25.71%) Oracle
4 45 (25.71%) C#
5 43 (24.57%) SQL
6 34 (19.43%) SAS
6 34 (19.43%) HTML5
7 32 (18.29%) JavaScript
8 30 (17.14%) .NET
8 30 (17.14%) CSS3
9 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (15.43%) ASP.NET
11 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
11 26 (14.86%) Spring
11 26 (14.86%) Scala
12 24 (13.71%) REST
13 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
14 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
15 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database
16 20 (11.43%) PL/SQL
16 20 (11.43%) Ruby
16 20 (11.43%) Ajax
16 20 (11.43%) Unit Testing
17 19 (10.86%) jQuery
17 19 (10.86%) Python
17 19 (10.86%) Finance
18 17 (9.71%) JMS
18 17 (9.71%) JBoss

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (19.43%) SAS
2 15 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.43%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.29%) CMS
6 4 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.29%) Apache
6 4 (2.29%) WordPress
7 3 (1.71%) Drupal
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.14%) Mule
8 2 (1.14%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.57%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) Intranet
2 10 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (7.43%) Base SAS
5 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.14%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (3.43%) DB2
10 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.71%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.29%) JUnit
3 7 (4.00%) Maven
4 5 (2.86%) Selenium
4 5 (2.86%) Hudson
4 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.29%) ERwin
6 3 (1.71%) CA Gen
6 3 (1.71%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.14%) Subversion
7 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 19 (10.86%) Finance
2 12 (6.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.00%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) Electronics
4 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.71%) HTML
2 49 (28.00%) CSS
3 34 (19.43%) HTML5
4 30 (17.14%) .NET
4 30 (17.14%) CSS3
5 27 (15.43%) ASP.NET
6 26 (14.86%) Spring
7 24 (13.71%) REST
8 20 (11.43%) Ajax
9 19 (10.86%) jQuery
10 17 (9.71%) JMS
11 16 (9.14%) JSON
12 15 (8.57%) Play Framework
13 14 (8.00%) Web Services
14 11 (6.29%) J2EE
14 11 (6.29%) Apache CXF
15 10 (5.71%) JSF
16 8 (4.57%) RESTful
17 7 (4.00%) XML
18 6 (3.43%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.43%) DTV
2 5 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 5 (2.86%) GIS
3 4 (2.29%) Open Source
4 3 (1.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.71%) W3C
4 3 (1.71%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) UNIX
1 16 (9.14%) Windows
2 6 (3.43%) Linux
3 3 (1.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.71%) Android
3 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.71%) AIX
3 3 (1.71%) zOS
4 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.57%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (12.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 15 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 14 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (7.43%) Data Modelling
7 10 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.14%) Data Security
8 9 (5.14%) MVC
8 9 (5.14%) CRM
8 9 (5.14%) Web Development
8 9 (5.14%) TDD
8 9 (5.14%) Integration Testing
8 9 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.57%) Web Design
10 7 (4.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.00%) Data Management
10 7 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (3.43%) SOA
11 6 (3.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.71%) Java
2 45 (25.71%) C#
3 43 (24.57%) SQL
4 32 (18.29%) JavaScript
5 26 (14.86%) Scala
6 20 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 20 (11.43%) Ruby
7 19 (10.86%) Python
8 12 (6.86%) C++
9 11 (6.29%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.43%) VB
11 5 (2.86%) VBA
11 5 (2.86%) VBScript
12 3 (1.71%) COBOL
13 2 (1.14%) Perl
14 1 (0.57%) VC++
14 1 (0.57%) PHP
14 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 45 (25.71%) Oracle
2 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.71%) JBoss
4 7 (4.00%) SAP
4 7 (4.00%) IBM
5 3 (1.71%) hybris
5 3 (1.71%) CA
5 3 (1.71%) Informatica
5 3 (1.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.14%) HP
6 2 (1.14%) Lotus
6 2 (1.14%) Adobe
6 2 (1.14%) Siebel
6 2 (1.14%) Axway
6 2 (1.14%) WSO2
7 1 (0.57%) Twitter
7 1 (0.57%) Talend
7 1 (0.57%) VMware
7 1 (0.57%) Capita
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
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