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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 114 113 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.68% 23.16% 17.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.27% 24.94% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 77 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £278 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
434 453 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.94% 92.83% 87.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 296 62
Average daily rate £350 £281 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £197 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 13 13
Average hourly rate £11.61 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 79 (40.10%) SQL
2 62 (31.47%) Java
3 59 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 54 (27.41%) Oracle
5 49 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (23.86%) HTML
7 42 (21.32%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (20.81%) C#
9 39 (19.80%) CSS
10 38 (19.29%) .NET
11 35 (17.77%) Oracle Database
12 34 (17.26%) PL/SQL
13 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
14 28 (14.21%) Data Modelling
15 26 (13.20%) UNIX
15 26 (13.20%) Web Services
16 25 (12.69%) Linux
16 25 (12.69%) Finance
17 24 (12.18%) jQuery
17 24 (12.18%) Scala
18 23 (11.68%) ETL
18 23 (11.68%) SAS
18 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
19 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET
19 21 (10.66%) SC Cleared
20 20 (10.15%) Dimensional Modelling
20 20 (10.15%) Informatica
21 19 (9.64%) MVC
21 19 (9.64%) Oracle Database 11g
22 17 (8.63%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (11.68%) SAS
2 11 (5.58%) Node.js
3 7 (3.55%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.54%) AquaLogic
6 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.52%) JBoss
7 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.02%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.02%) Apache
8 2 (1.02%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.51%) CICS
9 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.51%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.05%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.60%) HTTP
2 5 (2.54%) LDAP
3 2 (1.02%) 2G
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.77%) Oracle Database
2 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.09%) Base SAS
6 9 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.03%) MySQL
12 3 (1.52%) QlikView
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 16 (8.12%) Subversion
1 16 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.58%) ERwin
3 10 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.55%) Ant
5 3 (1.52%) JUnit
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.52%) Selenium
6 2 (1.02%) CppUnit
6 2 (1.02%) GoogleTest
6 2 (1.02%) Toad
6 2 (1.02%) NUnit
6 2 (1.02%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.02%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.51%) Hudson
7 1 (0.51%) Maven
7 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 25 (12.69%) Finance
2 7 (3.55%) Marketing
3 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.03%) Electronics
4 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Advertising
5 3 (1.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.51%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.86%) HTML
2 39 (19.80%) CSS
3 38 (19.29%) .NET
4 26 (13.20%) Web Services
5 24 (12.18%) jQuery
6 21 (10.66%) ASP.NET
7 16 (8.12%) XML
7 16 (8.12%) J2EE
8 12 (6.09%) SOAP
8 12 (6.09%) Spring
9 9 (4.57%) JSON
9 9 (4.57%) Sass
9 9 (4.57%) Mustache
10 8 (4.06%) Ajax
11 7 (3.55%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.55%) JMS
11 7 (3.55%) HTML5
12 6 (3.05%) RESTful
12 6 (3.05%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.05%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.54%) NHS
3 5 (2.54%) Clustering
3 5 (2.54%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.03%) Open Source
4 4 (2.03%) DTV
5 3 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.52%) User Experience
6 2 (1.02%) Derivative
7 1 (0.51%) Statistics
7 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.51%) GIS
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.20%) UNIX
2 25 (12.69%) Linux
3 12 (6.09%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.54%) VME
4 5 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.87%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.32%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (14.21%) Data Modelling
4 23 (11.68%) ETL
5 20 (10.15%) Dimensional Modelling
6 19 (9.64%) MVC
7 16 (8.12%) Web Design
7 16 (8.12%) Web Development
8 15 (7.61%) TDD
8 15 (7.61%) Configuration Management
9 13 (6.60%) CRM
10 11 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (4.57%) Migration
12 8 (4.06%) Scrum
12 8 (4.06%) ITIL
13 7 (3.55%) Data Management
13 7 (3.55%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (3.55%) Physical Data Model
13 7 (3.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (40.10%) SQL
2 62 (31.47%) Java
3 59 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.81%) C#
5 34 (17.26%) PL/SQL
6 24 (12.18%) Scala
7 10 (5.08%) Python
8 8 (4.06%) C
8 8 (4.06%) Ruby
9 7 (3.55%) VB
9 7 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.05%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.05%) COBOL
11 5 (2.54%) VBA
11 5 (2.54%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.54%) VBScript
11 5 (2.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (2.03%) C++
13 3 (1.52%) PHP
13 3 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
2 21 (10.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.02%) Degree
5 1 (0.51%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.51%) OCP
5 1 (0.51%) OCA
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.03%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (27.41%) Oracle
2 20 (10.15%) Informatica
3 17 (8.63%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.05%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.54%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.54%) HP
6 4 (2.03%) SAP
6 4 (2.03%) Google
7 3 (1.52%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.51%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.51%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.51%) Cognos
8 1 (0.51%) IBM
8 1 (0.51%) ILOG
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