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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 96 100 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.74% 23.15% 13.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.01% 24.69% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £244 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
505 405 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.35% 93.75% 90.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 279 60
Average daily rate £388 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 14 15
Average hourly rate £13.86 £12.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.84% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.50 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 57 (32.76%) SQL
2 55 (31.61%) JavaScript
3 53 (30.46%) Java
4 46 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (24.14%) Oracle
6 38 (21.84%) HTML
7 33 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (18.39%) C#
8 32 (18.39%) .NET
8 32 (18.39%) CSS
9 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 27 (15.52%) Finance
10 27 (15.52%) PL/SQL
11 26 (14.94%) SAS
12 24 (13.79%) Web Services
12 24 (13.79%) Oracle Database
13 23 (13.22%) jQuery
14 22 (12.64%) Informatica
15 20 (11.49%) MVC
15 20 (11.49%) Linux
16 19 (10.92%) SQL Server
16 19 (10.92%) ETL
17 18 (10.34%) UNIX
17 18 (10.34%) SC Cleared
18 17 (9.77%) J2EE
19 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET
19 14 (8.05%) Data Modelling
19 14 (8.05%) Dimensional Modelling
19 14 (8.05%) Spring
20 13 (7.47%) Oracle Database 11g

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (14.94%) SAS
2 11 (6.32%) Node.js
3 8 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.45%) AquaLogic
4 6 (3.45%) JBoss
5 5 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.30%) Apache
6 4 (2.30%) CMS
6 4 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) FileNet
8 1 (0.57%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.57%) CICS
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.57%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.60%) HTTP
2 7 (4.02%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) 2G
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
3 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 19 (10.92%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (5.17%) MySQL
4 9 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (5.17%) Base SAS
5 8 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.30%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (1.72%) QlikView
8 3 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.72%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (1.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.15%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) ERwin
2 11 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.75%) Subversion
4 9 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.60%) Ant
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.72%) Selenium
7 2 (1.15%) GoogleTest
7 2 (1.15%) CppUnit
7 2 (1.15%) NUnit
7 2 (1.15%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.15%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.57%) Toad
8 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.57%) JUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Maven
8 1 (0.57%) Hudson
8 1 (0.57%) Jasmine
General
1 27 (15.52%) Finance
2 7 (4.02%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.87%) Marketing
4 4 (2.30%) Electronics
4 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.72%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.84%) HTML
2 32 (18.39%) .NET
2 32 (18.39%) CSS
3 24 (13.79%) Web Services
4 23 (13.22%) jQuery
5 17 (9.77%) J2EE
6 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET
6 14 (8.05%) Spring
7 11 (6.32%) JMS
7 11 (6.32%) XML
7 11 (6.32%) SOAP
8 9 (5.17%) Hibernate
8 9 (5.17%) Sass
8 9 (5.17%) AngularJS
8 9 (5.17%) Mustache
9 8 (4.60%) Middleware
10 7 (4.02%) .NET Framework
10 7 (4.02%) HTML5
11 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.45%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (2.30%) NHS
3 4 (2.30%) DTV
4 3 (1.72%) User Experience
5 2 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.15%) Derivative
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.57%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) DataPower
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.49%) Linux
2 18 (10.34%) UNIX
3 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.15%) Android
5 2 (1.15%) Windows
6 1 (0.57%) AIX
6 1 (0.57%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (11.49%) MVC
4 19 (10.92%) ETL
5 14 (8.05%) Data Modelling
5 14 (8.05%) Dimensional Modelling
6 12 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (6.90%) Web Development
6 12 (6.90%) TDD
6 12 (6.90%) CRM
6 12 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.17%) ITIL
7 9 (5.17%) Scrum
8 8 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (4.60%) SDLC
8 8 (4.60%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.60%) Web Design
9 7 (4.02%) Workflow
9 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.76%) SQL
2 55 (31.61%) JavaScript
3 53 (30.46%) Java
4 32 (18.39%) C#
5 27 (15.52%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.75%) Scala
7 8 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.45%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (3.45%) C
9 5 (2.87%) PHP
9 5 (2.87%) Python
10 4 (2.30%) C++
10 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.72%) Perl
11 3 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.15%) SAS Macro
12 2 (1.15%) COBOL
12 2 (1.15%) VB
13 1 (0.57%) JCL
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) Degree
4 3 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.15%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.15%) OCP
5 2 (1.15%) OCA
6 1 (0.57%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) SLA
2 4 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) OpenView
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
1 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) Oracle
2 22 (12.64%) Informatica
3 10 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.02%) HP
4 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.87%) IBM
6 5 (2.87%) Google
7 4 (2.30%) SAP
8 3 (1.72%) Cognos
9 1 (0.57%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Sun
9 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.57%) Siebel
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.57%) Axway
9 1 (0.57%) SaltStack
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