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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 150 117 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.30% 22.29% 12.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.06% 23.59% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 82 23
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£350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £27.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.02% -2.85%
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
787 496 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.77% 94.48% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 304 134
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 28 39
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -5 100 £375 +15.38% 61
Durham +2 35 £325 +16.07% 17
Teesside - 1 - - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 95 (33.93%) SQL
2 80 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 79 (28.21%) HTML
3 79 (28.21%) .NET
4 71 (25.36%) C#
5 67 (23.93%) Java
6 65 (23.21%) SQL Server
7 63 (22.50%) CSS
8 61 (21.79%) Oracle
9 56 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (19.64%) MVC
11 52 (18.57%) Finance
12 50 (17.86%) jQuery
13 47 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (13.21%) ASP.NET
15 36 (12.86%) Web Services
16 35 (12.50%) PL/SQL
17 33 (11.79%) Microsoft
18 32 (11.43%) Security Cleared
18 32 (11.43%) AngularJS
19 29 (10.36%) Oracle Database
19 29 (10.36%) .NET Framework
20 28 (10.00%) SAS
21 27 (9.64%) ETL
21 27 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 27 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 25 (8.93%) Spring
23 24 (8.57%) Data Modelling
23 24 (8.57%) Entity Framework
24 23 (8.21%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 28 (10.00%) SAS
2 12 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.57%) Node.js
4 7 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.50%) JBoss
5 6 (2.14%) Apache
5 6 (2.14%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (2.14%) AquaLogic
6 5 (1.79%) CMS
7 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) WordPress
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.07%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.36%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.07%) Exstream
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.36%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.21%) HTTP
2 7 (2.50%) LDAP
3 2 (0.71%) 2G
4 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.36%) Oracle Database
3 27 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (6.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.93%) Base SAS
7 11 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (3.93%) MySQL
7 11 (3.93%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 9 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
11 6 (2.14%) QlikView
12 5 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (1.79%) MS Access
13 4 (1.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (5.00%) ERwin
3 12 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.57%) Subversion
5 8 (2.86%) Ant
5 8 (2.86%) Toad
6 4 (1.43%) JUnit
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.07%) Selenium
8 2 (0.71%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.71%) Maven
8 2 (0.71%) Hudson
8 2 (0.71%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.71%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.71%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.71%) NUnit
9 1 (0.36%) LSMW
9 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
General
1 52 (18.57%) Finance
2 9 (3.21%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.86%) Back Office
4 5 (1.79%) Marketing
5 4 (1.43%) Electronics
5 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.07%) Banking
6 3 (1.07%) Retail
6 3 (1.07%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (28.21%) HTML
1 79 (28.21%) .NET
2 63 (22.50%) CSS
3 50 (17.86%) jQuery
4 37 (13.21%) ASP.NET
5 36 (12.86%) Web Services
6 32 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 29 (10.36%) .NET Framework
8 25 (8.93%) Spring
9 24 (8.57%) Entity Framework
10 23 (8.21%) HTML5
11 21 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (7.50%) J2EE
12 18 (6.43%) XML
13 17 (6.07%) SOAP
14 15 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (5.36%) Backbone.js
15 14 (5.00%) Hibernate
16 13 (4.64%) WCF
17 12 (4.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (2.14%) NHS
4 6 (2.14%) Clustering
5 4 (1.43%) DTV
5 4 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.07%) User Experience
6 3 (1.07%) GIS
6 3 (1.07%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.71%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) Derivative
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) DataPower
8 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.14%) Linux
2 18 (6.43%) UNIX
3 8 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.14%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.79%) Windows
6 4 (1.43%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) zOS
7 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (19.64%) MVC
3 47 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (9.64%) ETL
5 24 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 20 (7.14%) TDD
7 17 (6.07%) Dimensional Modelling
8 16 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.00%) CRM
10 14 (5.00%) Web Development
10 14 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (4.64%) OO
11 13 (4.64%) Scrum
12 12 (4.29%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.57%) SOA
13 10 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (3.57%) SDLC
14 9 (3.21%) MVVM
14 9 (3.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 95 (33.93%) SQL
2 80 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 71 (25.36%) C#
4 67 (23.93%) Java
5 35 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 13 (4.64%) Scala
7 10 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.50%) VB
8 7 (2.50%) PHP
8 7 (2.50%) C
9 6 (2.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.79%) VBA
10 5 (1.79%) Python
11 4 (1.43%) C++
12 3 (1.07%) Perl
12 3 (1.07%) SAS Macro
12 3 (1.07%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.79%) Degree
4 4 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.07%) OCAJ
5 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.07%) OCP
5 3 (1.07%) OCA
6 2 (0.71%) MCP
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.57%) SLA
2 7 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) OpenView
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
1 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (21.79%) Oracle
2 33 (11.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.21%) Informatica
4 10 (3.57%) HP
5 7 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.50%) SAP
6 6 (2.14%) IBM
6 6 (2.14%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.79%) Google
8 4 (1.43%) Siebel
9 3 (1.07%) Cognos
10 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.36%) Sun
10 1 (0.36%) Axway
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.36%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.36%) Citrix
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