The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 15 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 198 161 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.10% 17.35% 19.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.67% 18.42% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 109 71
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +10.22%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1350 874 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.29% 94.18% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 531 294
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.65% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 65 35
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the North East region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the North East region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 183 £373 -2.93% 53
Durham -15 3 £325 - 6
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North East region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 144 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (31.65%) Java
3 123 (31.14%) JavaScript
4 104 (26.33%) SQL
5 103 (26.08%) Oracle
6 99 (25.06%) CSS
7 93 (23.54%) .NET
7 93 (23.54%) HTML
8 88 (22.28%) SQL Server
9 77 (19.49%) C#
10 62 (15.70%) Finance
10 62 (15.70%) TDD
11 57 (14.43%) Web Development
12 56 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (14.18%) AngularJS
13 55 (13.92%) Unix
14 54 (13.67%) XML
14 54 (13.67%) ASP.NET
15 51 (12.91%) Linux
16 50 (12.66%) Web Services
16 50 (12.66%) Node.js
17 49 (12.41%) HTML5
17 49 (12.41%) Security Cleared
18 48 (12.15%) Git (software)
19 45 (11.39%) MVC
20 42 (10.63%) BDD
21 40 (10.13%) VB
22 37 (9.37%) Scrum
23 36 (9.11%) jQuery
24 35 (8.86%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 26 (6.58%) IIS
2 21 (5.32%) JBoss
3 19 (4.81%) WebLogic
4 15 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (3.54%) CMS
6 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.01%) nginx
9 3 (0.76%) Apache
9 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.76%) Tuxedo
9 3 (0.76%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.51%) Confluence
10 2 (0.51%) OpenROAD
10 2 (0.51%) PowerExchange
10 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) Drupal
11 1 (0.25%) Mule
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.28%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (5.32%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (4.30%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (4.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (4.30%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (4.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.52%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.51%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.27%) GitHub
3 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.06%) HTTP
1 20 (5.06%) Internet
2 12 (3.04%) HTTPS
3 7 (1.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.25%) LDAP
4 1 (0.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) PBX
4 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.56%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 17 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 17 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.53%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.76%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 48 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.34%) Subversion
3 22 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (5.57%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.81%) gulp
4 19 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.56%) Maven
6 17 (4.30%) Grunt
7 14 (3.54%) GitLab
7 14 (3.54%) Protractor
8 13 (3.29%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.29%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.28%) JUnit
10 9 (2.28%) Selenium
11 8 (2.03%) ProC
12 7 (1.77%) Ant
12 7 (1.77%) webpack
13 6 (1.52%) JIRA
13 6 (1.52%) StarTeam
General
1 62 (15.70%) Finance
2 18 (4.56%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.29%) General Ledger
4 7 (1.77%) Advertising
4 7 (1.77%) Retail
5 6 (1.52%) Law
6 3 (0.76%) Publishing
7 2 (0.51%) Banking
7 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (25.06%) CSS
2 93 (23.54%) .NET
2 93 (23.54%) HTML
3 56 (14.18%) AngularJS
4 54 (13.67%) ASP.NET
4 54 (13.67%) XML
5 50 (12.66%) Node.js
5 50 (12.66%) Web Services
6 49 (12.41%) HTML5
7 36 (9.11%) jQuery
8 29 (7.34%) CSS3
9 26 (6.58%) JSON
10 21 (5.32%) .NET Framework
11 20 (5.06%) RESTful
12 19 (4.81%) Express
13 18 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (4.56%) Spring
14 17 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (4.05%) EJS
15 16 (4.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 14 (3.54%) User Experience
4 10 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.27%) NHS
7 4 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.76%) iPad
8 3 (0.76%) iPhone
8 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.25%) CESG
10 1 (0.25%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.25%) Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.92%) Unix
2 51 (12.91%) Linux
3 31 (7.85%) Windows
4 21 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.05%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.04%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.77%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.52%) Android
9 5 (1.27%) Solaris
10 3 (0.76%) zOS
11 1 (0.25%) VME
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (15.70%) TDD
3 57 (14.43%) Web Development
4 56 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (11.39%) MVC
6 42 (10.63%) BDD
7 37 (9.37%) Scrum
8 35 (8.86%) Software Engineering
9 34 (8.61%) Test Scripting
10 33 (8.35%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (7.85%) Regression Testing
12 29 (7.34%) Microservices
13 28 (7.09%) Data Management
14 26 (6.58%) SDLC
15 25 (6.33%) Migration
15 25 (6.33%) Unit Testing
15 25 (6.33%) Workflow
16 24 (6.08%) OO
17 22 (5.57%) ETL
18 21 (5.32%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 125 (31.65%) Java
2 123 (31.14%) JavaScript
3 104 (26.33%) SQL
4 77 (19.49%) C#
5 40 (10.13%) VB
6 35 (8.86%) PL/SQL
7 29 (7.34%) Scala
8 23 (5.82%) Python
8 23 (5.82%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.57%) Ruby
10 21 (5.32%) VB.NET
11 19 (4.81%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.80%) C
12 15 (3.80%) C++
13 7 (1.77%) VBA
14 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.52%) VB6
15 5 (1.27%) Clojure
15 5 (1.27%) FQL
15 5 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (12.41%) Security Cleared
2 30 (7.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 29 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.29%) Degree
5 10 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (2.03%) OCA
6 8 (2.03%) OCAJ
6 8 (2.03%) OCP
7 2 (0.51%) MCTS
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CISSP
8 1 (0.25%) CLAS
8 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) MCAD
8 1 (0.25%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.28%) QA
2 7 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.01%) Docker
3 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.76%) Kibana
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 103 (26.08%) Oracle
2 33 (8.35%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.06%) Informatica
4 14 (3.54%) Kofax
5 13 (3.29%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.78%) PTC
7 10 (2.53%) HP
7 10 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.52%) Axway
8 6 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.52%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.27%) CA
9 5 (1.27%) Sun
10 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.51%) Google
11 2 (0.51%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.51%) Tableau
11 2 (0.51%) Teradata
12 1 (0.25%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.25%) Nintex
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