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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 16 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 21.33% 25.35% 14.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.54% 26.47% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate £475 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £192 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £68.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
71 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 94.67% 95.77% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 42
Average daily rate £400 £411 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £279 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.65 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 55 (63.95%) Scrum
2 52 (60.47%) .NET
3 48 (55.81%) C#
3 48 (55.81%) REST
4 47 (54.65%) Unit Testing
4 47 (54.65%) Security Cleared
4 47 (54.65%) Visual Studio
5 40 (46.51%) SQL Server
5 40 (46.51%) SC Cleared
6 39 (45.35%) MVC
7 38 (44.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (43.02%) Git (software)
8 37 (43.02%) .NET Framework
8 37 (43.02%) SOA
9 36 (41.86%) TDD
10 35 (40.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (39.53%) Elasticsearch
11 34 (39.53%) Ajax
12 33 (38.37%) WCF
12 33 (38.37%) jQuery
12 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (37.21%) Entity Framework
13 32 (37.21%) BDD
14 31 (36.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
16 29 (33.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (32.56%) SpecFlow
17 28 (32.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 27 (31.40%) Selenium

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (39.53%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (17.44%) JBoss
3 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.63%) Mule
4 10 (11.63%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.30%) IBM Notes
6 7 (8.14%) FileNet
7 6 (6.98%) WebLogic
8 5 (5.81%) IIS
9 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (2.33%) Liferay
12 1 (1.16%) Apache
12 1 (1.16%) Jetty
12 1 (1.16%) nginx
12 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) DHCP
1 1 (1.16%) DNS
1 1 (1.16%) FTP
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
1 1 (1.16%) IPsec
1 1 (1.16%) SSL
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 38 (44.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.98%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (54.65%) Visual Studio
2 37 (43.02%) Git (software)
3 35 (40.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (32.56%) SpecFlow
5 27 (31.40%) Selenium
6 16 (18.60%) Eclipse
7 12 (13.95%) Subversion
8 9 (10.47%) Ant
9 8 (9.30%) Maven
10 2 (2.33%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (13.95%) Back Office
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (60.47%) .NET
2 48 (55.81%) REST
3 37 (43.02%) .NET Framework
4 34 (39.53%) Ajax
5 33 (38.37%) jQuery
5 33 (38.37%) WCF
6 32 (37.21%) Entity Framework
7 31 (36.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 24 (27.91%) Web Services
9 21 (24.42%) CSS
10 20 (23.26%) HTML
10 20 (23.26%) Spring
11 19 (22.09%) Hibernate
12 18 (20.93%) SOAP
13 12 (13.95%) Java SE
14 11 (12.79%) Drools
14 11 (12.79%) EJB
14 11 (12.79%) EJB 3.0
15 10 (11.63%) HTML5
15 10 (11.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) User Experience
2 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.95%) Scrum
2 47 (54.65%) Unit Testing
3 39 (45.35%) MVC
4 37 (43.02%) SOA
5 36 (41.86%) TDD
6 32 (37.21%) BDD
7 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (11.63%) Workflow
9 9 (10.47%) Document Management
10 7 (8.14%) Coaching
10 7 (8.14%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (8.14%) OOD
10 7 (8.14%) UML
10 7 (8.14%) Use Case
11 5 (5.81%) Migration
12 4 (4.65%) Open Source
13 3 (3.49%) Information Management
13 3 (3.49%) Records Management
13 3 (3.49%) Web Development
14 2 (2.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) C#
2 30 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.07%) Java
4 20 (23.26%) SQL
5 6 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (54.65%) Security Cleared
2 40 (46.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (33.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (32.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (8.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Lotus
3 6 (6.98%) IBM
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) VMware