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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 52 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 30.06% 27.82% 13.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.95% 28.91% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 8
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£430 £450 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £463 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
168 128 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 97.11% 96.24% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 80 44
Average daily rate £388 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 60 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (70.73%) Scrum
3 43 (52.44%) Web Services
4 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 39 (47.56%) Security Cleared
6 37 (45.12%) .NET
7 35 (42.68%) SC Cleared
7 35 (42.68%) Unit Testing
8 34 (41.46%) C#
8 34 (41.46%) SOAP
9 33 (40.24%) XML
9 33 (40.24%) REST
10 32 (39.02%) Visual Studio
11 29 (35.37%) Java
11 29 (35.37%) MVC
11 29 (35.37%) BDD
12 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET
13 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (30.49%) TDD
14 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
15 24 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (28.05%) IIS
17 22 (26.83%) JBoss
17 22 (26.83%) Spring
17 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 21 (25.61%) Subversion
18 21 (25.61%) SQL
19 20 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (23.17%) Java SE
21 17 (20.73%) WebSphere

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (28.05%) IIS
2 22 (26.83%) JBoss
3 17 (20.73%) WebSphere
4 15 (18.29%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.98%) FileNet
6 4 (4.88%) OpenROAD
7 2 (2.44%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
1 1 (1.22%) SAN
1 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.41%) MySQL
4 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.88%) Ingres
7 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 32 (39.02%) Visual Studio
2 24 (29.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (25.61%) Subversion
4 17 (20.73%) Eclipse
5 11 (13.41%) Cucumber
6 7 (8.54%) JIRA
7 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.66%) ReSharper
8 3 (3.66%) JMeter
8 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.66%) Gradle
8 3 (3.66%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.66%) Selenium
9 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.44%) Ant
9 2 (2.44%) Toad
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (2.44%) Maven
10 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (19.51%) Back Office
2 3 (3.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (52.44%) Web Services
2 37 (45.12%) .NET
3 34 (41.46%) SOAP
4 33 (40.24%) XML
4 33 (40.24%) REST
5 28 (34.15%) ASP.NET
6 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (30.49%) .NET Framework
8 22 (26.83%) Spring
9 19 (23.17%) Java SE
10 14 (17.07%) CSS
10 14 (17.07%) Hibernate
10 14 (17.07%) HTML
11 12 (14.63%) jQuery
11 12 (14.63%) HTML5
11 12 (14.63%) MyBatis
12 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (9.76%) Drools
13 6 (7.32%) Sass
13 6 (7.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.76%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) UNIX
3 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 4 (4.88%) AIX
5 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (70.73%) Scrum
3 35 (42.68%) Unit Testing
4 29 (35.37%) BDD
4 29 (35.37%) MVC
5 25 (30.49%) TDD
6 15 (18.29%) SOA
7 7 (8.54%) ETL
7 7 (8.54%) Workflow
8 4 (4.88%) BPEL
8 4 (4.88%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.66%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.44%) Coaching
10 2 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.44%) Customer Insight
10 2 (2.44%) BPMN
10 2 (2.44%) Web Development
11 1 (1.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.46%) C#
2 29 (35.37%) Java
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
4 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.88%) Scala
6 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 39 (47.56%) Security Cleared
2 35 (42.68%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.20%) MCDBA
3 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.76%) MCITP
5 5 (6.10%) Degree
6 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) vSphere
1 1 (1.22%) vCloud
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Nagios
1 1 (1.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Oracle
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco