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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 37 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 27.82% 28.28% 16.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.84% 32.94% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 12
Average daily rate
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£438 £395 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% +19.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £58.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
124 85 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 93.23% 85.86% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 59 42
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £38.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.87% +138.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.13 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £38.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

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

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 79 (78.22%) Scrum
2 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (52.48%) SQL Server
4 50 (49.50%) .NET
4 50 (49.50%) REST
5 49 (48.51%) Unit Testing
6 48 (47.52%) Security Cleared
6 48 (47.52%) Visual Studio
7 47 (46.53%) C#
8 46 (45.54%) Web Services
9 42 (41.58%) MVC
10 41 (40.59%) SC Cleared
10 41 (40.59%) BDD
11 39 (38.61%) .NET Framework
11 39 (38.61%) TDD
12 38 (37.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (36.63%) SOAP
14 36 (35.64%) XML
14 36 (35.64%) Java
15 35 (34.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (32.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 30 (29.70%) SOA
18 26 (25.74%) HTML
18 26 (25.74%) Spring
19 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET
19 25 (24.75%) CSS
19 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
19 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2012
20 23 (22.77%) IIS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (22.77%) IIS
2 22 (21.78%) JBoss
3 20 (19.80%) Tomcat
4 15 (14.85%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.94%) FileNet
7 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.98%) WildFly
8 2 (1.98%) Mule
8 2 (1.98%) Liferay
9 1 (0.99%) Node.js
9 1 (0.99%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) VoIP
1 1 (0.99%) HTTP
1 1 (0.99%) SNMP
1 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.99%) SAN
1 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (52.48%) SQL Server
2 35 (34.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (24.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.89%) MySQL
5 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.99%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.99%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 48 (47.52%) Visual Studio
2 38 (37.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (24.75%) Eclipse
4 19 (18.81%) Subversion
5 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
6 14 (13.86%) Selenium
7 13 (12.87%) SpecFlow
8 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
9 7 (6.93%) JIRA
9 7 (6.93%) Ant
10 6 (5.94%) Maven
11 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
12 4 (3.96%) Artifactory
13 3 (2.97%) Gradle
13 3 (2.97%) ReSharper
13 3 (2.97%) JMeter
13 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.98%) IntelliJ
15 1 (0.99%) StarTeam
15 1 (0.99%) MSBuild
General
1 15 (14.85%) Back Office
2 4 (3.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (49.50%) .NET
1 50 (49.50%) REST
2 46 (45.54%) Web Services
3 39 (38.61%) .NET Framework
4 37 (36.63%) SOAP
5 36 (35.64%) XML
6 26 (25.74%) HTML
6 26 (25.74%) Spring
7 25 (24.75%) CSS
7 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET
7 25 (24.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (22.77%) jQuery
8 23 (22.77%) Hibernate
9 21 (20.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (17.82%) Ajax
11 17 (16.83%) Java SE
12 16 (15.84%) HTML5
12 16 (15.84%) Entity Framework
13 15 (14.85%) WCF
14 12 (11.88%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) User Experience
2 11 (10.89%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.97%) UNIX
4 1 (0.99%) AIX
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (78.22%) Scrum
2 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (48.51%) Unit Testing
4 42 (41.58%) MVC
5 41 (40.59%) BDD
6 39 (38.61%) TDD
7 30 (29.70%) SOA
8 7 (6.93%) ETL
9 6 (5.94%) UML
9 6 (5.94%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (5.94%) Coaching
10 5 (4.95%) OOD
10 5 (4.95%) Use Case
11 4 (3.96%) BPEL
11 4 (3.96%) Workflow
12 3 (2.97%) Open Source
12 3 (2.97%) DevOps
13 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
13 2 (1.98%) Customer Insight
13 2 (1.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.53%) C#
2 36 (35.64%) Java
3 22 (21.78%) SQL
4 21 (20.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.95%) Scala
6 4 (3.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) Jython
8 1 (0.99%) Groovy
8 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (47.52%) Security Cleared
2 41 (40.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.90%) MCDBA
3 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (7.92%) MCITP
5 6 (5.94%) Degree
6 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (32.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
2 1 (0.99%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Nagios
1 1 (0.99%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.99%) SCOM
1 1 (0.99%) Puppet
1 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.95%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Coverity
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco