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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 22 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 17.74% 25.83% 16.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.64% 27.43% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 11
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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
112 113 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 90.32% 94.17% 87.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 76 47
Average daily rate £380 £420 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £295 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £19.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £25.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 58 (78.38%) Scrum
2 57 (77.03%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (58.11%) Web Services
4 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
5 38 (51.35%) .NET
6 36 (48.65%) Security Cleared
7 34 (45.95%) C#
7 34 (45.95%) SOAP
8 33 (44.59%) XML
8 33 (44.59%) Visual Studio
8 33 (44.59%) SC Cleared
8 33 (44.59%) REST
9 32 (43.24%) Unit Testing
10 29 (39.19%) MVC
10 29 (39.19%) BDD
11 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
12 26 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (33.78%) TDD
13 25 (33.78%) .NET Framework
14 24 (32.43%) Java
14 24 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (31.08%) IIS
16 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (24.32%) Eclipse
19 17 (22.97%) JBoss
19 17 (22.97%) Spring
20 16 (21.62%) Subversion
20 16 (21.62%) CSS
20 16 (21.62%) HTML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (31.08%) IIS
2 17 (22.97%) JBoss
3 15 (20.27%) Tomcat
4 12 (16.22%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.41%) FileNet
6 2 (2.70%) WildFly
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) VoIP
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
1 1 (1.35%) SNMP
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.35%) SAN
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.86%) MySQL
4 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.35%) Ingres
7 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Visual Studio
2 24 (32.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (24.32%) Eclipse
4 16 (21.62%) Subversion
5 11 (14.86%) Cucumber
6 7 (9.46%) JIRA
7 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.41%) Artifactory
9 3 (4.05%) Gradle
9 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
9 3 (4.05%) ReSharper
9 3 (4.05%) Selenium
9 3 (4.05%) JMeter
10 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.35%) StarTeam
11 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
11 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (1.35%) Hudson
11 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (14.86%) Back Office
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) Web Services
2 38 (51.35%) .NET
3 34 (45.95%) SOAP
4 33 (44.59%) XML
4 33 (44.59%) REST
5 28 (37.84%) ASP.NET
6 26 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (33.78%) .NET Framework
8 17 (22.97%) Spring
9 16 (21.62%) CSS
9 16 (21.62%) HTML
10 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
10 14 (18.92%) Java SE
10 14 (18.92%) HTML5
11 13 (17.57%) jQuery
12 12 (16.22%) MyBatis
13 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (10.81%) CSS3
14 7 (9.46%) Sass
15 5 (6.76%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Mainframe
2 9 (12.16%) User Experience
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) Scrum
2 57 (77.03%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (43.24%) Unit Testing
4 29 (39.19%) BDD
4 29 (39.19%) MVC
5 25 (33.78%) TDD
6 15 (20.27%) SOA
7 7 (9.46%) ETL
8 4 (5.41%) BPEL
9 2 (2.70%) Workflow
9 2 (2.70%) BPMN
9 2 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.70%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) Customer Insight
9 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.35%) DevOps
10 1 (1.35%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.35%) Requirements Management
10 1 (1.35%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) C#
2 24 (32.43%) Java
3 15 (20.27%) SQL
4 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.41%) Scala
6 2 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.35%) Jython
7 1 (1.35%) Groovy
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) Security Cleared
2 33 (44.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) MCDBA
3 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (10.81%) MCITP
5 6 (8.11%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) vSphere
1 1 (1.35%) vCloud
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Nagios
1 1 (1.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco
3 1 (1.35%) Coverity