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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 55 34 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 33.13% 26.15% 11.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.38% 28.57% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 4
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£430 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
160 119 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 96.39% 91.54% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 73 38
Average daily rate £400 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (66.67%) Scrum
3 35 (48.61%) Web Services
4 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 32 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 30 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 29 (40.28%) Unit Testing
6 29 (40.28%) Java
7 28 (38.89%) .NET
8 26 (36.11%) SOAP
9 25 (34.72%) XML
9 25 (34.72%) C#
9 25 (34.72%) REST
10 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
11 21 (29.17%) JBoss
11 21 (29.17%) Spring
12 20 (27.78%) Subversion
13 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 19 (26.39%) Java SE
13 19 (26.39%) BDD
13 19 (26.39%) MVC
13 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
14 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 17 (23.61%) WebSphere
15 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (23.61%) SQL
16 16 (22.22%) Oracle
16 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
16 16 (22.22%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (29.17%) JBoss
2 17 (23.61%) WebSphere
3 14 (19.44%) Tomcat
3 14 (19.44%) IIS
4 7 (9.72%) FileNet
5 4 (5.56%) OpenROAD
6 2 (2.78%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.28%) MySQL
4 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Ingres
7 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Visual Studio
2 20 (27.78%) Subversion
3 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.94%) JIRA
7 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.17%) Gradle
7 3 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.17%) JMeter
7 3 (4.17%) ReSharper
7 3 (4.17%) Selenium
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.78%) Maven
8 2 (2.78%) Ant
8 2 (2.78%) Toad
9 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.28%) Back Office
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) Web Services
2 28 (38.89%) .NET
3 26 (36.11%) SOAP
4 25 (34.72%) XML
4 25 (34.72%) REST
5 21 (29.17%) Spring
6 19 (26.39%) Java SE
6 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
7 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (19.44%) Hibernate
10 12 (16.67%) CSS
10 12 (16.67%) HTML
10 12 (16.67%) MyBatis
11 10 (13.89%) jQuery
11 10 (13.89%) HTML5
12 7 (9.72%) Drools
13 6 (8.33%) Sass
14 4 (5.56%) CSS3
15 3 (4.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) UNIX
3 5 (6.94%) Linux
4 4 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (66.67%) Scrum
3 29 (40.28%) Unit Testing
4 19 (26.39%) BDD
4 19 (26.39%) MVC
5 16 (22.22%) TDD
6 13 (18.06%) SOA
7 7 (9.72%) ETL
8 6 (8.33%) Workflow
9 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.17%) Data Modelling
11 2 (2.78%) Web Development
11 2 (2.78%) BPEL
11 2 (2.78%) Coaching
11 2 (2.78%) Android Development
11 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.78%) Customer Insight
12 1 (1.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) C#
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) Scala
5 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 30 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.89%) MCDBA
3 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.11%) MCITP
5 3 (4.17%) Degree
6 2 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) vCloud
1 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Nagios
1 1 (1.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco
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