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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 131 117 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.25% 20.67% 16.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.80% 22.99% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 26
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£320 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £38.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -62.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
601 509 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.89% 89.93% 91.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 292 116
Average daily rate £345 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £179 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 28
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.51 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.35 £34.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +3 102 £318 +24.50% 67
Durham -1 6 £330 +36.08% 10
Northumberland - 1 £300 - 2
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 119 (41.32%) SQL
2 95 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 76 (26.39%) Java
4 71 (24.65%) .NET
5 66 (22.92%) C#
6 64 (22.22%) HTML
6 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (19.44%) Oracle
7 56 (19.44%) jQuery
8 55 (19.10%) CSS
9 54 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 54 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (18.40%) Finance
11 49 (17.01%) Microsoft
12 42 (14.58%) Security Cleared
13 40 (13.89%) ASP.NET
14 39 (13.54%) UNIX
14 39 (13.54%) MVC
15 38 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 37 (12.85%) Web Development
17 34 (11.81%) Web Services
18 33 (11.46%) SAS
19 32 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 30 (10.42%) ETL
20 30 (10.42%) PL/SQL
21 29 (10.07%) Oracle Database
22 28 (9.72%) VBA
22 28 (9.72%) Linux
23 26 (9.03%) SC Cleared
24 25 (8.68%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (11.46%) SAS
2 11 (3.82%) Node.js
3 9 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.43%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.43%) JBoss
6 6 (2.08%) CMS
7 5 (1.74%) AquaLogic
8 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.04%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.69%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.35%) CICS
11 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.35%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.94%) MS Office
3 5 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.04%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.86%) HTTP
2 8 (2.78%) FTP
2 8 (2.78%) Telnet
3 5 (1.74%) LDAP
4 3 (1.04%) Intranet
5 2 (0.69%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (10.07%) Oracle Database
5 23 (7.99%) Base SAS
6 20 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (5.90%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 12 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (3.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 9 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (2.43%) QlikView
15 6 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
15 6 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.56%) Subversion
1 16 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.43%) Ant
3 7 (2.43%) JUnit
4 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.04%) Selenium
6 2 (0.69%) CppUnit
6 2 (0.69%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.69%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.69%) Toad
6 2 (0.69%) ERwin
6 2 (0.69%) GoogleTest
6 2 (0.69%) NUnit
7 1 (0.35%) LSMW
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) JIRA
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (18.40%) Finance
2 14 (4.86%) Banking
3 7 (2.43%) Back Office
4 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.08%) Marketing
5 5 (1.74%) Advertising
6 3 (1.04%) Electronics
6 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.04%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Publishing
7 2 (0.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (24.65%) .NET
2 64 (22.22%) HTML
3 56 (19.44%) jQuery
4 55 (19.10%) CSS
5 40 (13.89%) ASP.NET
6 34 (11.81%) Web Services
7 25 (8.68%) XML
7 25 (8.68%) J2EE
8 20 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (6.60%) SOAP
10 18 (6.25%) Spring
11 17 (5.90%) Ajax
12 16 (5.56%) HTML5
13 14 (4.86%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.51%) JSON
15 12 (4.17%) ODBC
16 11 (3.82%) .NET Framework
16 11 (3.82%) CSS3
17 10 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (3.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 9 (3.13%) NHS
2 9 (3.13%) Statistics
3 8 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 7 (2.43%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.74%) Clustering
6 4 (1.39%) Open Source
6 4 (1.39%) User Experience
6 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.04%) DTV
8 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.69%) iPhone
8 2 (0.69%) Derivative
9 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.35%) GIS
9 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.35%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.54%) UNIX
2 28 (9.72%) Linux
3 12 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 11 (3.82%) Windows
5 8 (2.78%) Solaris
6 7 (2.43%) VME
7 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (13.54%) MVC
4 37 (12.85%) Web Development
5 30 (10.42%) ETL
6 23 (7.99%) Data Modelling
7 20 (6.94%) TDD
8 18 (6.25%) Web Design
9 17 (5.90%) Reverse Engineering
10 15 (5.21%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.51%) CRM
11 13 (4.51%) Migration
12 12 (4.17%) Web Application Development
13 11 (3.82%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (3.82%) Dimensional Modelling
13 11 (3.82%) Workflow
14 10 (3.47%) Data Management
15 9 (3.13%) Scrum
15 9 (3.13%) SOA
15 9 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 119 (41.32%) SQL
2 95 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 76 (26.39%) Java
4 66 (22.92%) C#
5 30 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 28 (9.72%) VBA
7 22 (7.64%) Scala
8 18 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 16 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.82%) C
11 10 (3.47%) Python
12 9 (3.13%) VBScript
12 9 (3.13%) Ruby
13 8 (2.78%) VB
13 8 (2.78%) COBOL
14 7 (2.43%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.08%) C++
16 5 (1.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (1.39%) Perl
18 3 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.08%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) Degree
5 2 (0.69%) OCAJ
5 2 (0.69%) OCP
5 2 (0.69%) OCA
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.47%) SLA
2 4 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Puppet
1 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (19.44%) Oracle
2 49 (17.01%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.56%) Informatica
4 6 (2.08%) SAP
5 5 (1.74%) HP
5 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.04%) ILOG
6 3 (1.04%) Google
6 3 (1.04%) Micro Focus
6 3 (1.04%) IBM
7 2 (0.69%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (0.69%) Rogue Wave
8 1 (0.35%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.35%) Nuxeo
8 1 (0.35%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.35%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos
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