The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newport 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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 30 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 31.25% 24.62% 16.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.48% 27.59% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 5
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£413 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £498 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 116 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 90.63% 89.23% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 32
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £302 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Newport region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Newport region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Newport region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Java
4 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) jQuery
6 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) CSS
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
8 8 (21.05%) MySQL
8 8 (21.05%) C#
8 8 (21.05%) Mainframe
8 8 (21.05%) HTML5
8 8 (21.05%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (18.42%) Back Office
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.42%) JBoss
9 7 (18.42%) MCDBA
10 6 (15.79%) UNIX
10 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
10 6 (15.79%) MCITP
10 6 (15.79%) Subversion
10 6 (15.79%) Java SE
11 5 (13.16%) Sass

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) FileNet
2 5 (13.16%) OpenROAD
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Mule
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.16%) Ingres
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.26%) Toad
2 2 (5.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) JMeter
General
1 7 (18.42%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) jQuery
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) HTML5
3 8 (21.05%) Spring
4 6 (15.79%) Java SE
5 5 (13.16%) Sass
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) Drools
7 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) XML
8 2 (5.26%) XML Schema
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.63%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) Java EE
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
3 5 (13.16%) AIX
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Android
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Scrum
3 5 (13.16%) Workflow
3 5 (13.16%) ETL
4 4 (10.53%) MVC
5 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) Coaching
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) User Stories
6 2 (5.26%) Android Development
6 2 (5.26%) Customer Insight
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.63%) Test Management
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.42%) MCDBA
4 6 (15.79%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle