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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 135 35 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.37% 24.14% 20.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.66% 26.72% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 26 29
Average daily rate
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£388 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £369 £346
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 £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
488 131 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.09% 90.34% 91.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 80 118
Average daily rate £390 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 11
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.09% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £18.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -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 31 October 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 31 October 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 94 (45.63%) Java
2 84 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (37.38%) HTML
4 72 (34.95%) CSS
5 67 (32.52%) C#
6 61 (29.61%) Scala
7 52 (25.24%) JavaScript
8 46 (22.33%) HTML5
9 45 (21.84%) Ruby
10 44 (21.36%) Python
10 44 (21.36%) CSS3
11 42 (20.39%) SQL
12 40 (19.42%) REST
13 39 (18.93%) .NET
14 38 (18.45%) UNIX
15 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET
16 33 (16.02%) Ajax
17 32 (15.53%) JSON
17 32 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (15.53%) Oracle
18 31 (15.05%) RESTful
19 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
20 26 (12.62%) SAS
20 26 (12.62%) Web Development
20 26 (12.62%) Web Design
21 24 (11.65%) Linux
22 23 (11.17%) Web Services
22 23 (11.17%) Configuration Management
23 22 (10.68%) MS Office
23 22 (10.68%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 26 (12.62%) SAS
2 15 (7.28%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.80%) JBoss
4 11 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.40%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.43%) Apache
7 4 (1.94%) CMS
7 4 (1.94%) WordPress
8 3 (1.46%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.46%) Drupal
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.49%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.49%) Confluence
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.49%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (10.68%) MS Office
2 14 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.25%) HTTP
2 11 (5.34%) Intranet
3 8 (3.88%) Internet
3 8 (3.88%) Telnet
3 8 (3.88%) FTP
4 1 (0.49%) 2G
4 1 (0.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.68%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.25%) Base SAS
4 16 (7.77%) Oracle Database
5 15 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.28%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 12 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (4.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.43%) DB2
12 4 (1.94%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.19%) Subversion
3 16 (7.77%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.31%) JUnit
5 6 (2.91%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.43%) Maven
6 5 (2.43%) Hudson
7 4 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.94%) Selenium
8 3 (1.46%) CA Gen
9 2 (0.97%) JIRA
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.49%) Toad
10 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (9.71%) Finance
2 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.91%) Marketing
4 5 (2.43%) Electronics
4 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.97%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Publishing
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (37.38%) HTML
2 72 (34.95%) CSS
3 46 (22.33%) HTML5
4 44 (21.36%) CSS3
5 40 (19.42%) REST
6 39 (18.93%) .NET
7 34 (16.50%) ASP.NET
8 33 (16.02%) Ajax
9 32 (15.53%) JSON
10 31 (15.05%) RESTful
11 23 (11.17%) Web Services
12 21 (10.19%) Spring
13 18 (8.74%) jQuery
14 14 (6.80%) JMS
15 13 (6.31%) J2EE
16 12 (5.83%) ODBC
16 12 (5.83%) Play Framework
17 10 (4.85%) XML
17 10 (4.85%) Apache CXF
18 7 (3.40%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.77%) Visualisation
2 12 (5.83%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.88%) Statistics
4 7 (3.40%) Open Source
5 5 (2.43%) GIS
5 5 (2.43%) DTV
6 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.46%) W3C
6 3 (1.46%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.49%) iPad
8 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.45%) UNIX
2 24 (11.65%) Linux
3 20 (9.71%) Mac OS X
4 18 (8.74%) Windows
5 8 (3.88%) Solaris
6 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.46%) zOS
6 3 (1.46%) VME
6 3 (1.46%) Android
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (12.62%) Web Development
3 26 (12.62%) Web Design
4 23 (11.17%) Configuration Management
5 21 (10.19%) Automated Testing
6 18 (8.74%) Scrum
6 18 (8.74%) ETL
7 17 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (7.77%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.28%) Line Management
10 13 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (6.31%) TDD
11 12 (5.83%) Data Management
11 12 (5.83%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.34%) Service Delivery
13 10 (4.85%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.85%) MVC
14 7 (3.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 94 (45.63%) Java
2 67 (32.52%) C#
3 61 (29.61%) Scala
4 52 (25.24%) JavaScript
5 45 (21.84%) Ruby
6 44 (21.36%) Python
7 42 (20.39%) SQL
8 13 (6.31%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.34%) VBA
9 11 (5.34%) VBScript
9 11 (5.34%) VB
10 10 (4.85%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.37%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.37%) C++
12 6 (2.91%) COBOL
13 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.97%) PHP
15 1 (0.49%) Perl
15 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (10.19%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.43%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) Degree
4 1 (0.49%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.49%) OCP
4 1 (0.49%) OCA
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (15.53%) Oracle
2 21 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.37%) Informatica
4 5 (2.43%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) IBM
5 3 (1.46%) HP
5 3 (1.46%) CA
5 3 (1.46%) Lotus
6 2 (0.97%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.49%) Twitter
7 1 (0.49%) ILOG
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.49%) Capita
7 1 (0.49%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Sitecore
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