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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 161 105 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.31% 19.96% 13.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.30% 21.52% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 76 29
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
834 488 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.68% 92.78% 91.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 293 140
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 45
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 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 30 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 -1 101 £394 +21.15% 55
Durham +3 45 £325 - 9
Teesside - 2 £300 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 93 (30.39%) SQL
2 90 (29.41%) .NET
3 82 (26.80%) HTML
4 76 (24.84%) JavaScript
5 74 (24.18%) SQL Server
6 73 (23.86%) C#
7 69 (22.55%) Oracle
8 66 (21.57%) Java
9 65 (21.24%) CSS
10 59 (19.28%) MVC
11 55 (17.97%) Finance
11 55 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (16.34%) jQuery
13 47 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (14.71%) SAS
15 38 (12.42%) Web Services
15 38 (12.42%) ASP.NET
16 37 (12.09%) Microsoft
17 36 (11.76%) PL/SQL
17 36 (11.76%) Security Cleared
18 34 (11.11%) AngularJS
18 34 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 32 (10.46%) .NET Framework
21 30 (9.80%) Oracle Database
22 27 (8.82%) HTML5
22 27 (8.82%) ETL
22 27 (8.82%) Data Modelling
23 26 (8.50%) Entity Framework
24 25 (8.17%) KnockoutJS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 45 (14.71%) SAS
2 13 (4.25%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.29%) JBoss
4 6 (1.96%) Apache
4 6 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.96%) AquaLogic
5 5 (1.63%) CMS
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.98%) Tuxedo
7 3 (0.98%) Node.js
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.65%) Drupal
8 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.33%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.31%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.98%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.98%) Exstream
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.33%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.33%) Magento
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.29%) LDAP
2 6 (1.96%) HTTP
3 3 (0.98%) FTP
3 3 (0.98%) 2G
4 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (9.80%) Oracle Database
5 19 (6.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.59%) Base SAS
9 11 (3.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 11 (3.59%) MySQL
10 10 (3.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.61%) MS Access
13 7 (2.29%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.63%) QlikView
15 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (1.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 17 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 14 (4.58%) ERwin
3 12 (3.92%) Toad
3 12 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.59%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.61%) Ant
5 8 (2.61%) Subversion
6 4 (1.31%) JUnit
7 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.98%) Selenium
8 2 (0.65%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.65%) Maven
8 2 (0.65%) NUnit
8 2 (0.65%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.65%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.65%) Hudson
8 2 (0.65%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 55 (17.97%) Finance
2 11 (3.59%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.61%) Back Office
4 6 (1.96%) Marketing
5 4 (1.31%) Electronics
5 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.98%) Banking
6 3 (0.98%) Retail
6 3 (0.98%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (29.41%) .NET
2 82 (26.80%) HTML
3 65 (21.24%) CSS
4 50 (16.34%) jQuery
5 38 (12.42%) ASP.NET
5 38 (12.42%) Web Services
6 34 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 32 (10.46%) .NET Framework
8 27 (8.82%) HTML5
9 26 (8.50%) Entity Framework
10 25 (8.17%) KnockoutJS
10 25 (8.17%) Spring
11 22 (7.19%) J2EE
12 20 (6.54%) XML
13 16 (5.23%) SOAP
13 16 (5.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (4.90%) WCF
15 14 (4.58%) Backbone.js
15 14 (4.58%) Hibernate
16 13 (4.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.59%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.29%) NHS
5 6 (1.96%) Clustering
5 6 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.63%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.63%) iPhone
7 4 (1.31%) DTV
7 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.31%) User Experience
8 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.98%) GIS
9 2 (0.65%) Derivative
9 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
10 1 (0.33%) DataPower
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.88%) Linux
2 15 (4.90%) UNIX
3 8 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.96%) Windows
4 6 (1.96%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.63%) Android
6 4 (1.31%) VME
7 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.33%) zOS
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.28%) MVC
2 55 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (15.36%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (8.82%) Data Modelling
4 27 (8.82%) ETL
5 21 (6.86%) TDD
6 19 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
8 15 (4.90%) Scrum
8 15 (4.90%) CRM
8 15 (4.90%) Mentoring
9 14 (4.58%) OO
9 14 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (4.25%) Web Development
10 13 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (3.59%) SOA
11 11 (3.59%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.27%) MVVM
12 10 (3.27%) SDLC
13 9 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 93 (30.39%) SQL
2 76 (24.84%) JavaScript
3 73 (23.86%) C#
4 66 (21.57%) Java
5 36 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 18 (5.88%) Scala
7 15 (4.90%) VB
8 10 (3.27%) Python
9 9 (2.94%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.61%) PHP
10 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.61%) VBA
10 8 (2.61%) Ruby
11 6 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.63%) C
13 4 (1.31%) C++
13 4 (1.31%) VB6
14 3 (0.98%) SAS Macro
14 3 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.96%) Degree
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.98%) OCAJ
5 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.98%) OCP
5 3 (0.98%) OCA
6 2 (0.65%) MCP
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.61%) SLA
2 7 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) Salt
2 1 (0.33%) OpenView
2 1 (0.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 69 (22.55%) Oracle
2 37 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.52%) Informatica
4 10 (3.27%) HP
5 9 (2.94%) IBM
6 7 (2.29%) Siebel
6 7 (2.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.63%) Google
8 5 (1.63%) SAP
9 3 (0.98%) Cognos
10 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.33%) Citrix
11 1 (0.33%) Sun
11 1 (0.33%) Axway
11 1 (0.33%) Zend
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.33%) Mapinfo
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