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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 17 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 155 145 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.46% 18.59% 19.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.74% 19.52% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 108 74
Median daily rate £350 £328 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.94%
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
1217 743 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.01% 95.26% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 420 337
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £188 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 77 19
Median hourly rate £26.58 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £18.47 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 145 £350 -4.76% 58
Durham -8 5 £300 -7.69% 5
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 158 (41.15%) Java
2 156 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 120 (31.25%) HTML
5 110 (28.65%) .NET
5 110 (28.65%) CSS
6 99 (25.78%) SQL Server
7 96 (25.00%) C#
8 76 (19.79%) ASP.NET
9 72 (18.75%) Oracle
10 67 (17.45%) SQL
11 57 (14.84%) Web Development
11 57 (14.84%) Security Cleared
12 55 (14.32%) Finance
12 55 (14.32%) TDD
13 51 (13.28%) MVC
13 51 (13.28%) Node.js
14 49 (12.76%) XML
15 48 (12.50%) HTML5
16 46 (11.98%) jQuery
17 45 (11.72%) AngularJS
18 44 (11.46%) Web Services
18 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
19 40 (10.42%) VB
20 39 (10.16%) Linux
20 39 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (9.64%) Git (software)
22 36 (9.38%) SC Cleared
22 36 (9.38%) Spring
23 35 (9.11%) 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 51 (13.28%) Node.js
2 24 (6.25%) JBoss
3 19 (4.95%) CMS
4 17 (4.43%) IIS
5 16 (4.17%) Apache
6 15 (3.91%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.56%) CICS
10 4 (1.04%) nginx
11 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.52%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.52%) Confluence
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.34%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.26%) Magento
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.25%) Internet
2 17 (4.43%) HTTP
3 14 (3.65%) SSL
4 7 (1.82%) FTP
5 6 (1.56%) WinSCP
6 3 (0.78%) Intranet
7 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.26%) DHCP
8 1 (0.26%) DNS
8 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) IPsec
8 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.26%) LDAP
8 1 (0.26%) Network Security
8 1 (0.26%) PBX
8 1 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (25.78%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.59%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.91%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.82%) DB2
10 7 (1.82%) MS Access
10 7 (1.82%) MySQL
10 7 (1.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.56%) Easytrieve
11 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 26 (6.77%) Subversion
4 24 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.43%) Eclipse
6 14 (3.65%) gulp
7 13 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.13%) JUnit
9 10 (2.60%) Grunt
9 10 (2.60%) Maven
10 8 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.82%) Ant
11 7 (1.82%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.82%) GitLab
12 6 (1.56%) JIRA
12 6 (1.56%) Protractor
12 6 (1.56%) Selenium
12 6 (1.56%) StarTeam
13 5 (1.30%) CA Gen
14 4 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 55 (14.32%) Finance
2 14 (3.65%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.82%) Advertising
4 6 (1.56%) Banking
4 6 (1.56%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.30%) Publishing
6 4 (1.04%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) Electronics
7 2 (0.52%) Retail
7 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (31.25%) HTML
2 110 (28.65%) .NET
2 110 (28.65%) CSS
3 76 (19.79%) ASP.NET
4 49 (12.76%) XML
5 48 (12.50%) HTML5
6 46 (11.98%) jQuery
7 45 (11.72%) AngularJS
8 44 (11.46%) Web Services
9 36 (9.38%) Spring
10 27 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (6.51%) .NET Framework
12 23 (5.99%) JSON
13 22 (5.73%) J2EE
14 21 (5.47%) Hibernate
14 21 (5.47%) RESTful
15 20 (5.21%) CSS3
16 18 (4.69%) Ajax
17 14 (3.65%) REST
17 14 (3.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.95%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.60%) User Experience
4 8 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (1.56%) NHS
5 6 (1.56%) VSAM
6 5 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.04%) Blog
7 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.52%) iPad
9 2 (0.52%) iPhone
9 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.26%) DataPower
10 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.16%) Linux
2 25 (6.51%) Unix
3 15 (3.91%) Windows
4 14 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.56%) MVS
7 5 (1.30%) Android
7 5 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.30%) zOS
8 3 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.26%) AIX
9 1 (0.26%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) VME
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (14.84%) Web Development
3 55 (14.32%) TDD
4 51 (13.28%) MVC
5 39 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (8.85%) BDD
6 34 (8.85%) Test Scripting
7 30 (7.81%) Scrum
7 30 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 29 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (7.03%) SDLC
10 24 (6.25%) Microservices
11 23 (5.99%) Data Management
11 23 (5.99%) Unit Testing
12 22 (5.73%) Migration
13 21 (5.47%) Regression Testing
14 20 (5.21%) Mentoring
15 19 (4.95%) CRM
16 18 (4.69%) Front End Development
16 18 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 158 (41.15%) Java
2 138 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 96 (25.00%) C#
4 67 (17.45%) SQL
5 40 (10.42%) VB
6 29 (7.55%) Scala
7 25 (6.51%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.47%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.91%) C++
9 15 (3.91%) Python
10 14 (3.65%) PL/SQL
10 14 (3.65%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.39%) Ruby
11 13 (3.39%) VBA
12 12 (3.13%) COBOL
13 11 (2.86%) JCL
14 10 (2.60%) VB6
15 7 (1.82%) PHP
16 6 (1.56%) Assembly Language
16 6 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (14.84%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (4.17%) Degree
5 12 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (2.60%) OCA
6 10 (2.60%) OCAJ
6 10 (2.60%) OCP
7 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.56%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) Docker
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.78%) Kibana
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 72 (18.75%) Oracle
2 44 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.65%) Kofax
3 14 (3.65%) Red Hat
4 13 (3.39%) Axway
4 13 (3.39%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.86%) CA
6 8 (2.08%) IBM
7 7 (1.82%) Micro Focus
8 6 (1.56%) HP
8 6 (1.56%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.30%) Informatica
9 5 (1.30%) SAP
9 5 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.78%) Tableau
11 2 (0.52%) Google
11 2 (0.52%) OpenText
11 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.52%) Vignette
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