The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 212 132 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.58% 22.11% 12.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.70% 23.87% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 87 28
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£375 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
977 553 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.21% 92.63% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 329 155
Average daily rate £415 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 58
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.09 £32.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 150 £425 +17.64% 71
Durham +1 41 £300 -4.00% 20
Teesside - 2 £300 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

1 128 (35.75%) HTML
2 123 (34.36%) .NET
3 109 (30.45%) SQL Server
3 109 (30.45%) CSS
4 101 (28.21%) JavaScript
5 100 (27.93%) Java
5 100 (27.93%) SQL
6 88 (24.58%) Oracle
7 87 (24.30%) C#
8 85 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (16.76%) jQuery
10 59 (16.48%) Finance
11 57 (15.92%) MVC
12 51 (14.25%) Web Services
12 51 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
13 50 (13.97%) Microsoft
13 50 (13.97%) Linux
14 48 (13.41%) SAS
15 46 (12.85%) HTML5
16 43 (12.01%) Security Cleared
16 43 (12.01%) TDD
16 43 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 43 (12.01%) ASP.NET
17 37 (10.34%) .NET Framework
17 37 (10.34%) AngularJS
18 36 (10.06%) Oracle Database
18 36 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (9.50%) Web Design
20 32 (8.94%) PL/SQL
21 31 (8.66%) VB

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 48 (13.41%) SAS
2 19 (5.31%) Node.js
3 17 (4.75%) JBoss
4 16 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.19%) Apache
6 13 (3.63%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.79%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.23%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.23%) CMS
9 8 (2.23%) Jetty
10 7 (1.96%) Drupal
11 6 (1.68%) AquaLogic
12 4 (1.12%) Tuxedo
12 4 (1.12%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.28%) Kentico
14 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.23%) MS Office
4 6 (1.68%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.84%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.84%) Exstream
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.40%) GitHub
2 5 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.91%) FTP
2 11 (3.07%) HTTP
2 11 (3.07%) 3G
2 11 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (3.07%) 4G
3 9 (2.51%) SSH
3 9 (2.51%) SSL
4 8 (2.23%) Internet
5 7 (1.96%) SNMP
6 6 (1.68%) LDAP
7 5 (1.40%) Intranet
8 2 (0.56%) 2G
9 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.28%) Skype
9 1 (0.28%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (30.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (10.06%) Oracle Database
3 36 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 21 (5.87%) MySQL
6 20 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (5.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (3.07%) Base SAS
8 11 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 9 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (2.51%) MS Access
10 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.23%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.23%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (7.26%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.91%) ERwin
4 13 (3.63%) Subversion
5 12 (3.35%) Toad
6 10 (2.79%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.23%) GitLab
9 6 (1.68%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.40%) Selenium
10 5 (1.40%) Ant
11 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.56%) JUnit
12 2 (0.56%) Maven
12 2 (0.56%) RSpec
12 2 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.56%) Hudson
13 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 59 (16.48%) Finance
2 17 (4.75%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.51%) Back Office
4 7 (1.96%) Marketing
5 5 (1.40%) Electronics
5 5 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.12%) Banking
7 3 (0.84%) Retail
8 2 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (35.75%) HTML
2 123 (34.36%) .NET
3 109 (30.45%) CSS
4 60 (16.76%) jQuery
5 51 (14.25%) Web Services
6 46 (12.85%) HTML5
7 43 (12.01%) ASP.NET
8 37 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 37 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 29 (8.10%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (7.82%) Entity Framework
10 28 (7.82%) XHTML
11 27 (7.54%) XML
12 25 (6.98%) SOAP
13 23 (6.42%) J2EE
14 22 (6.15%) Spring
15 20 (5.59%) RESTful
16 19 (5.31%) WCF
17 18 (5.03%) JSON
18 17 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.63%) Social Media
3 11 (3.07%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (2.79%) DataPower
5 8 (2.23%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.23%) NHS
6 7 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.40%) iPhone
7 5 (1.40%) DTV
7 5 (1.40%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.40%) Clustering
8 4 (1.12%) User Experience
9 3 (0.84%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 1 (0.28%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.97%) Linux
2 30 (8.38%) UNIX
3 18 (5.03%) Mac OS X
4 15 (4.19%) Windows
5 11 (3.07%) Solaris
5 11 (3.07%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.68%) Android
8 4 (1.12%) VME
9 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.56%) AIX
11 1 (0.28%) OS/390
11 1 (0.28%) zOS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.92%) MVC
3 51 (14.25%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (12.01%) TDD
5 34 (9.50%) Web Design
6 29 (8.10%) ETL
7 26 (7.26%) Data Modelling
7 26 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (6.15%) SDLC
9 21 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (5.59%) Web Development
11 19 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (5.31%) Scrum
12 18 (5.03%) Mentoring
13 17 (4.75%) Dimensional Modelling
14 15 (4.19%) BDD
15 13 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (3.63%) OO
16 12 (3.35%) SEO
16 12 (3.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 100 (27.93%) Java
2 100 (27.93%) SQL
3 87 (24.30%) C#
4 32 (8.94%) PL/SQL
5 31 (8.66%) VB
6 29 (8.10%) Python
7 28 (7.82%) Ruby
8 22 (6.15%) Scala
8 22 (6.15%) C++
9 21 (5.87%) PHP
10 16 (4.47%) VB.NET
10 16 (4.47%) VBA
11 14 (3.91%) ActionScript
12 10 (2.79%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.51%) Perl
13 9 (2.51%) Groovy
14 7 (1.96%) C
14 7 (1.96%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (12.01%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.23%) Degree
4 7 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.68%) OCAJ
5 6 (1.68%) OCP
5 6 (1.68%) OCA
6 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.56%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.68%) SLA
2 5 (1.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) OpenView
2 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 88 (24.58%) Oracle
2 50 (13.97%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.98%) Informatica
4 13 (3.63%) HP
5 10 (2.79%) IBM
6 8 (2.23%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.96%) Siebel
8 6 (1.68%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.68%) Google
9 5 (1.40%) SAP
10 2 (0.56%) Cognos
10 2 (0.56%) Adobe
10 2 (0.56%) Sun
10 2 (0.56%) Axway
10 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.28%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.28%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.28%) Zend
North East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £280 - 315 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + depending on experinece
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Venn Group
Rate: £120 - £192 Per Day Positions to become permanent
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle
Templeton and Partners - UK Only Account
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
North East England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago