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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / North East
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 195 213 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.94% 23.83% 20.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.17% 25.24% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 115 105
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £484 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
921 844 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.17% 94.41% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 501 406
Median daily rate £375 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 30
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.29 £10.58 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -2 166 £375 +6.38% 38
Durham 0 14 £350 +16.66% 8
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 204 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (34.80%) JavaScript
3 138 (30.40%) CSS
4 120 (26.43%) .NET
5 115 (25.33%) Java
6 112 (24.67%) C#
7 107 (23.57%) HTML
8 104 (22.91%) MVC
8 104 (22.91%) TDD
9 102 (22.47%) SQL
10 86 (18.94%) Node.js
11 79 (17.40%) AngularJS
12 75 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
12 75 (16.52%) Scrum
13 72 (15.86%) Microsoft
14 71 (15.64%) Git (software)
15 69 (15.20%) BDD
16 66 (14.54%) SQL Server
17 59 (13.00%) XML
17 59 (13.00%) Microservices
17 59 (13.00%) Front End Development
18 58 (12.78%) ASP.NET
19 57 (12.56%) Finance
20 51 (11.23%) Sitecore
20 51 (11.23%) Security Cleared
21 45 (9.91%) Oracle
22 44 (9.69%) Linux
22 44 (9.69%) Software Engineering
23 43 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
24 42 (9.25%) Analytical Skills

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 19 (4.19%) CMS
2 18 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (2.86%) Confluence
5 12 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (1.98%) SAS
6 9 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.32%) nginx
8 6 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.10%) JBoss
9 5 (1.10%) Tuxedo
10 4 (0.88%) Drupal
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.66%) OpenROAD
11 3 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.44%) Liferay
12 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.44%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.44%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.86%) Office 365
2 10 (2.20%) GitHub
3 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.88%) SaaS
5 3 (0.66%) Force.com
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.30%) Intranet
2 11 (2.42%) HTTP
3 10 (2.20%) Internet
4 3 (0.66%) LDAP
5 1 (0.22%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.76%) QlikView
10 7 (1.54%) MySQL
10 7 (1.54%) OLAP
11 6 (1.32%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.10%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 71 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.81%) webpack
3 33 (7.27%) Protractor
4 32 (7.05%) GitLab
5 20 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 18 (3.96%) JIRA
6 18 (3.96%) Subversion
7 12 (2.64%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.98%) GCC
8 9 (1.98%) GDB
9 8 (1.76%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.76%) JUnit
9 8 (1.76%) Maven
10 7 (1.54%) ProC
11 6 (1.32%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.10%) NetBeans
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.88%) Grunt
13 4 (0.88%) gulp
General
1 57 (12.56%) Finance
2 19 (4.19%) Manufacturing
3 16 (3.52%) Publishing
4 12 (2.64%) Advertising
5 11 (2.42%) Retail
6 8 (1.76%) Banking
7 5 (1.10%) Back Office
7 5 (1.10%) Marketing
8 4 (0.88%) Electronics
8 4 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.66%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (30.40%) CSS
2 120 (26.43%) .NET
3 107 (23.57%) HTML
4 86 (18.94%) Node.js
5 79 (17.40%) AngularJS
6 59 (13.00%) XML
7 58 (12.78%) ASP.NET
8 40 (8.81%) Express
9 39 (8.59%) EJS
9 39 (8.59%) Web Services
10 37 (8.15%) jQuery
10 37 (8.15%) JSON
11 27 (5.95%) CSS3
11 27 (5.95%) HTML5
12 23 (5.07%) Spring
13 21 (4.63%) J2EE
13 21 (4.63%) REST
14 19 (4.19%) Ajax
15 17 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (3.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.42%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.42%) NHS
4 9 (1.98%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.54%) User Experience
6 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.32%) Linked Data
7 4 (0.88%) CMDB
7 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.66%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.44%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.44%) iPad
10 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.22%) Fintech
10 1 (0.22%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.22%) iPhone
10 1 (0.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.69%) Linux
2 33 (7.27%) Unix
3 14 (3.08%) Windows
4 13 (2.86%) Solaris
5 10 (2.20%) Android
6 8 (1.76%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (22.91%) MVC
2 104 (22.91%) TDD
3 75 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (16.52%) Scrum
4 69 (15.20%) BDD
5 59 (13.00%) Front End Development
5 59 (13.00%) Microservices
6 44 (9.69%) Software Engineering
7 43 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (8.37%) Functional Programming
8 38 (8.37%) Test Scripting
9 37 (8.15%) Data Management
10 35 (7.71%) Web Development
11 34 (7.49%) Asynchronous Programming
12 29 (6.39%) DevOps
12 29 (6.39%) OO
13 26 (5.73%) Unit Testing
14 25 (5.51%) Continuous Deployment
15 22 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 158 (34.80%) JavaScript
2 115 (25.33%) Java
3 112 (24.67%) C#
4 102 (22.47%) SQL
5 34 (7.49%) C
6 29 (6.39%) PL/SQL
7 26 (5.73%) Scala
8 25 (5.51%) C++
8 25 (5.51%) T-SQL
9 22 (4.85%) Ruby
10 18 (3.96%) VB
11 15 (3.30%) PHP
11 15 (3.30%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.08%) Python
13 9 (1.98%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.32%) VBA
15 3 (0.66%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (11.23%) Security Cleared
2 30 (6.61%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.52%) Degree
4 15 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) CISSP
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) SANS
6 1 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (3.30%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.98%) Puppet
2 7 (1.54%) Terraform
3 6 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (15.86%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.23%) Sitecore
3 45 (9.91%) Oracle
4 16 (3.52%) SAP
4 16 (3.52%) ServiceNow
5 7 (1.54%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.32%) Google
6 6 (1.32%) Sun
7 4 (0.88%) HP
7 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.44%) Freescale
9 2 (0.44%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.22%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.22%) ICL
10 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.22%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.22%) Zend
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