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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 26 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 140 86 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.35% 15.11% 22.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.78% 15.84% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 62 66
Median daily rate £364 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £285 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
1188 543 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.80% 95.43% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 345 251
Median daily rate £321 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 59 20
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016, 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.

1 128 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (34.47%) Java
3 97 (33.11%) JavaScript
4 80 (27.30%) HTML
5 74 (25.26%) CSS
6 63 (21.50%) .NET
6 63 (21.50%) SQL Server
7 62 (21.16%) Oracle
8 60 (20.48%) C#
9 53 (18.09%) SQL
10 51 (17.41%) TDD
11 48 (16.38%) Security Cleared
12 42 (14.33%) Web Services
13 41 (13.99%) Finance
13 41 (13.99%) HTML5
14 40 (13.65%) AngularJS
14 40 (13.65%) XML
14 40 (13.65%) ASP.NET
15 39 (13.31%) Node.js
16 37 (12.63%) Git (software)
16 37 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (12.29%) Scrum
18 35 (11.95%) BDD
19 34 (11.60%) SC Cleared
19 34 (11.60%) Linux
20 33 (11.26%) Microsoft
20 33 (11.26%) Test Scripting
21 31 (10.58%) Web Development
22 30 (10.24%) Relational Database
23 29 (9.90%) VB

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 16 (5.46%) JBoss
2 11 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.41%) IIS
3 10 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.73%) Apache
4 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.73%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.05%) CMS
6 3 (1.02%) nginx
6 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.68%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.68%) Confluence
7 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.68%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) Drupal
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.73%) MS Excel
1 8 (2.73%) MS Office
2 3 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (4.78%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (3.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (3.75%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (1.71%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.02%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.14%) HTTP
2 17 (5.80%) Internet
3 6 (2.05%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.05%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) DNS
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) PBX
4 1 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.24%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.10%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 11 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.41%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.73%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.39%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.02%) MySQL
11 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.02%) QlikView
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (12.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.14%) Subversion
3 17 (5.80%) gulp
3 17 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.12%) Grunt
5 13 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.07%) Cucumber
6 9 (3.07%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (2.73%) Protractor
7 8 (2.73%) Selenium
8 7 (2.39%) GitLab
9 6 (2.05%) Ant
9 6 (2.05%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.05%) JIRA
10 5 (1.71%) CA Gen
10 5 (1.71%) JUnit
10 5 (1.71%) StarTeam
11 4 (1.37%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 41 (13.99%) Finance
2 15 (5.12%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.73%) General Ledger
4 5 (1.71%) Advertising
5 4 (1.37%) Law
6 3 (1.02%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (27.30%) HTML
2 74 (25.26%) CSS
3 63 (21.50%) .NET
4 42 (14.33%) Web Services
5 41 (13.99%) HTML5
6 40 (13.65%) AngularJS
6 40 (13.65%) ASP.NET
6 40 (13.65%) XML
7 39 (13.31%) Node.js
8 26 (8.87%) jQuery
9 23 (7.85%) JSON
10 21 (7.17%) RESTful
11 19 (6.48%) CSS3
12 18 (6.14%) Spring
13 13 (4.44%) ADO.NET
14 12 (4.10%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.10%) XHTML
15 11 (3.75%) Ajax
16 10 (3.41%) Express
16 10 (3.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.12%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.75%) User Experience
4 6 (2.05%) NHS
5 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.02%) Blog
6 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.02%) iPad
6 3 (1.02%) iPhone
7 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) CESG
8 1 (0.34%) DataPower
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.60%) Linux
2 28 (9.56%) Unix
3 18 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (4.44%) Windows
5 8 (2.73%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.39%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.71%) zOS
8 4 (1.37%) Android
9 1 (0.34%) VME
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.41%) TDD
3 37 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (12.29%) Scrum
5 35 (11.95%) BDD
6 33 (11.26%) Test Scripting
7 31 (10.58%) Web Development
8 24 (8.19%) SDLC
9 23 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (7.85%) MVC
9 23 (7.85%) Regression Testing
10 21 (7.17%) Microservices
10 21 (7.17%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.14%) Data Management
11 18 (6.14%) Front End Development
11 18 (6.14%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.80%) Migration
13 16 (5.46%) CRM
14 15 (5.12%) Workflow
15 14 (4.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.47%) Java
2 97 (33.11%) JavaScript
3 60 (20.48%) C#
4 53 (18.09%) SQL
5 29 (9.90%) VB
6 23 (7.85%) Scala
7 17 (5.80%) Python
8 16 (5.46%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.78%) Ruby
10 13 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.41%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.39%) VB6
14 6 (2.05%) C++
14 6 (2.05%) COBOL
14 6 (2.05%) VBA
15 5 (1.71%) JCL
15 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.37%) ES6
16 4 (1.37%) FQL
Qualifications
1 48 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.60%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (4.10%) Degree
5 10 (3.41%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (2.73%) OCA
6 8 (2.73%) OCAJ
6 8 (2.73%) OCP
7 1 (0.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.34%) CLAS
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) HL7
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) Docker
1 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Kibana
2 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (21.16%) Oracle
2 33 (11.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.78%) Kofax
4 13 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.41%) Axway
6 9 (3.07%) Informatica
7 6 (2.05%) HP
8 5 (1.71%) CA
8 5 (1.71%) PTC
8 5 (1.71%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.71%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.37%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.02%) Tableau
11 2 (0.68%) Google
11 2 (0.68%) IBM
11 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.34%) Apple
12 1 (0.34%) Micro Focus
12 1 (0.34%) Vignette
12 1 (0.34%) webMethods
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