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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 90 84 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.05% 23.33% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.42% 24.78% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £233 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
548 339 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.64% 94.17% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 241 65
Average daily rate £375 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £426 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 19 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.88 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.75 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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 30 June 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 30 June 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 59 (32.96%) SQL
2 54 (30.17%) JavaScript
3 52 (29.05%) Java
4 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (25.14%) Oracle
6 39 (21.79%) HTML
7 35 (19.55%) C#
7 35 (19.55%) .NET
7 35 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (17.88%) Finance
8 32 (17.88%) CSS
9 29 (16.20%) PL/SQL
9 29 (16.20%) Security Cleared
10 28 (15.64%) Web Services
11 24 (13.41%) Oracle Database
12 23 (12.85%) MVC
12 23 (12.85%) ETL
12 23 (12.85%) Informatica
13 22 (12.29%) SQL Server
13 22 (12.29%) jQuery
14 20 (11.17%) SAS
15 19 (10.61%) Linux
16 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
17 17 (9.50%) UNIX
18 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET
18 16 (8.94%) Data Modelling
19 15 (8.38%) J2EE
19 15 (8.38%) Dimensional Modelling
20 14 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (7.82%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (11.17%) SAS
2 10 (5.59%) Node.js
3 7 (3.91%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.35%) JBoss
4 6 (3.35%) AquaLogic
5 5 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.23%) Apache
6 4 (2.23%) CMS
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.68%) Exstream
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.56%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.03%) HTTP
2 7 (3.91%) LDAP
3 2 (1.12%) 2G
4 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.41%) Oracle Database
2 22 (12.29%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (5.59%) MySQL
4 10 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.03%) Base SAS
5 9 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.35%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.68%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (1.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.68%) QlikView
9 2 (1.12%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 12 (6.70%) ERwin
1 12 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.59%) Subversion
4 8 (4.47%) Ant
5 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.68%) Selenium
6 2 (1.12%) CppUnit
6 2 (1.12%) GoogleTest
6 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.12%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.12%) NUnit
6 2 (1.12%) Toad
7 1 (0.56%) JUnit
7 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.56%) Hudson
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 32 (17.88%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.79%) Marketing
4 4 (2.23%) Electronics
4 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.68%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.79%) HTML
2 35 (19.55%) .NET
3 32 (17.88%) CSS
4 28 (15.64%) Web Services
5 22 (12.29%) jQuery
6 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET
7 15 (8.38%) J2EE
8 14 (7.82%) Spring
9 12 (6.70%) XML
9 12 (6.70%) SOAP
10 11 (6.15%) JMS
11 10 (5.59%) AngularJS
12 9 (5.03%) Sass
12 9 (5.03%) Mustache
12 9 (5.03%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.03%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.91%) Middleware
13 7 (3.91%) HTML5
14 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.35%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.35%) Clustering
3 4 (2.23%) DTV
3 4 (2.23%) NHS
4 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.68%) User Experience
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.12%) Derivative
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.56%) DataPower
6 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) GIS
6 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.61%) Linux
2 17 (9.50%) UNIX
3 7 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.35%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.23%) Windows
6 3 (1.68%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.55%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (12.85%) MVC
3 23 (12.85%) ETL
4 16 (8.94%) Data Modelling
5 15 (8.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 14 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.82%) Web Development
7 13 (7.26%) TDD
8 12 (6.70%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.15%) CRM
10 10 (5.59%) SDLC
11 9 (5.03%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.03%) ITIL
12 8 (4.47%) OO
12 8 (4.47%) Web Design
12 8 (4.47%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.47%) Integration Testing
12 8 (4.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (3.91%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.96%) SQL
2 54 (30.17%) JavaScript
3 52 (29.05%) Java
4 35 (19.55%) C#
5 29 (16.20%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.03%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.03%) Scala
7 6 (3.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 6 (3.35%) PHP
8 5 (2.79%) C
8 5 (2.79%) Python
9 4 (2.23%) C++
9 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.68%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.68%) SAS Macro
11 2 (1.12%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) COBOL
12 1 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 29 (16.20%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.79%) Degree
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.68%) OCP
5 3 (1.68%) OCA
5 3 (1.68%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) SLA
2 7 (3.91%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) OpenView
1 1 (0.56%) Puppet
1 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (25.14%) Oracle
2 23 (12.85%) Informatica
3 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.59%) HP
4 7 (3.91%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.35%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.35%) IBM
6 5 (2.79%) Google
7 4 (2.23%) SAP
8 3 (1.68%) Cognos
9 1 (0.56%) Siebel
9 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.56%) Citrix
9 1 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.56%) Axway
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.56%) SaltStack
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