The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newport region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 20.00% 28.57% 29.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.28% 30.65% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 22
Median daily rate £460 £431 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £305 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% +6.41%
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
143 124 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 98.62% 93.23% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 67 66
Median daily rate £413 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 £14.00 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -56.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.30 £18.70 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Newport region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 29 August 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newport region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 15 (40.54%) BDD
5 13 (35.14%) HTML
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) CSS
6 12 (32.43%) Scrum
6 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
7 11 (29.73%) OWASP
8 10 (27.03%) Kanban
9 8 (21.62%) Base SAS
9 8 (21.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (21.62%) JSON
9 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) SDLC
9 8 (21.62%) HTTP
9 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
9 8 (21.62%) Web Development
9 8 (21.62%) Unix
9 8 (21.62%) SAS
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
10 7 (18.92%) DevOps
10 7 (18.92%) RESTful
11 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
12 5 (13.51%) J2EE
12 5 (13.51%) XHTML

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) SAS
2 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.62%) Base SAS
2 8 (21.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) Spark SQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Ant
1 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.81%) Maven
2 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.11%) Jasmine
2 3 (8.11%) Mocha
2 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) JSON
4 7 (18.92%) RESTful
5 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (13.51%) Ajax
6 5 (13.51%) J2EE
6 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 4 (10.81%) Facelets
7 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.81%) JPA
7 4 (10.81%) JSF
7 4 (10.81%) PrimeFaces
7 4 (10.81%) REST
7 4 (10.81%) Spring
8 3 (8.11%) D3.js
8 3 (8.11%) Handlebars
8 3 (8.11%) Highcharts JS
8 3 (8.11%) Laravel
8 3 (8.11%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) TDD
3 15 (40.54%) BDD
4 12 (32.43%) Scrum
5 11 (29.73%) OWASP
6 10 (27.03%) Kanban
7 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
7 8 (21.62%) SDLC
7 8 (21.62%) Web Development
8 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.92%) DevOps
8 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
9 4 (10.81%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (8.11%) Mobile First
10 3 (8.11%) MVC
10 3 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.11%) OOD
10 3 (8.11%) UML
10 3 (8.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) PHP 5
5 3 (8.11%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSD
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com