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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 20.80% 20.00% 14.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.64% 21.43% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 8
Average daily rate
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£369 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £386
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 - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
110 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.00% 93.33% 88.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 54
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014, 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 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (56.90%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) Web Services
4 23 (39.66%) XML
5 22 (37.93%) TDD
5 22 (37.93%) BDD
6 21 (36.21%) SQL
7 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
8 18 (31.03%) HTML
9 17 (29.31%) XSLT
9 17 (29.31%) Spring
10 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
11 14 (24.14%) .NET
11 14 (24.14%) IBM
11 14 (24.14%) Relational Database
12 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
12 13 (22.41%) Struts
12 13 (22.41%) Selenium
12 13 (22.41%) Java SE
12 13 (22.41%) Subversion
13 12 (20.69%) CSS
13 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 12 (20.69%) REST
14 11 (18.97%) Scala
14 11 (18.97%) MyBatis
14 11 (18.97%) JUnit
14 11 (18.97%) C#
14 11 (18.97%) FileNet
14 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
15 10 (17.24%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 11 (18.97%) FileNet
1 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) OpenROAD
3 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.72%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) CouchDB
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.90%) Ingres
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.45%) QlikView
8 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Selenium
1 13 (22.41%) Subversion
2 11 (18.97%) JUnit
3 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.17%) Maven
7 2 (3.45%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) JMeter
8 1 (1.72%) JIRA
8 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.72%) Gradle
8 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.72%) TestNG
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Web Services
2 23 (39.66%) XML
3 18 (31.03%) HTML
4 17 (29.31%) XSLT
4 17 (29.31%) Spring
5 14 (24.14%) .NET
6 13 (22.41%) Struts
6 13 (22.41%) Java SE
7 12 (20.69%) CSS
7 12 (20.69%) REST
8 11 (18.97%) MyBatis
9 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.52%) Akka
10 9 (15.52%) Play Framework
11 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.79%) HTML5
11 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
12 7 (12.07%) jQuery
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 6 (10.34%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 2 (3.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) UNIX
2 4 (6.90%) AIX
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) TDD
2 22 (37.93%) BDD
3 9 (15.52%) SOA
4 8 (13.79%) Web Development
5 7 (12.07%) Scrum
5 7 (12.07%) MVC
5 7 (12.07%) Coaching
6 6 (10.34%) Process Management
6 6 (10.34%) Workflow
6 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.34%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) Web Design
8 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) Java
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) Scala
4 11 (18.97%) C#
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 3 (5.17%) XPath
6 3 (5.17%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) WCAG
1 3 (5.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) IBM
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Informatica
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
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