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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
England / North East
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 206 229 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.36% 26.05% 18.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.61% 27.39% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 140 76
Median daily rate £350 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £501 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
837 836 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.90% 95.11% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 533 337
Median daily rate £361 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £533 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 33
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -12.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.95 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.00 £38.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 0 164 £350 - 42
Durham 0 26 £350 +14.28% 15
Northumberland +2 1 - -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 213 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (37.98%) JavaScript
3 153 (34.38%) CSS
4 149 (33.48%) .NET
5 138 (31.01%) C#
6 136 (30.56%) HTML
7 116 (26.07%) MVC
8 109 (24.49%) Java
9 104 (23.37%) TDD
10 87 (19.55%) Scrum
11 86 (19.33%) Microsoft
12 83 (18.65%) SQL
13 78 (17.53%) Git (software)
14 75 (16.85%) ASP.NET
15 71 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (15.51%) SQL Server
17 68 (15.28%) BDD
18 67 (15.06%) Front End Development
19 61 (13.71%) AngularJS
19 61 (13.71%) Sitecore
20 60 (13.48%) XML
21 59 (13.26%) Node.js
22 56 (12.58%) JSON
23 54 (12.13%) Linux
24 53 (11.91%) Microservices
24 53 (11.91%) Spring
25 48 (10.79%) Scala
26 47 (10.56%) REST
26 47 (10.56%) HTML5
26 47 (10.56%) Finance

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 22 (4.94%) CMS
2 21 (4.72%) Confluence
3 20 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (2.02%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.80%) SAS
9 7 (1.57%) GeoServer
10 6 (1.35%) JBoss
10 6 (1.35%) nginx
11 5 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.90%) Drupal
12 4 (0.90%) Tuxedo
12 4 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.67%) Apache
13 3 (0.67%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.67%) OpenROAD
13 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.92%) Office 365
3 10 (2.25%) GitHub
4 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.90%) SaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Force.com
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) G Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.39%) HTTP
2 15 (3.37%) Intranet
3 10 (2.25%) Internet
4 4 (0.90%) LDAP
5 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) FTP
6 1 (0.22%) RTSP
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.02%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.80%) GIS
10 8 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.57%) MySQL
11 7 (1.57%) OLAP
11 7 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.35%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (1.35%) QlikView
13 5 (1.12%) SAP BW
13 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 78 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.19%) JIRA
3 28 (6.29%) Subversion
4 25 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 23 (5.17%) webpack
6 21 (4.72%) Protractor
7 19 (4.27%) GitLab
8 18 (4.04%) JUnit
9 16 (3.60%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.92%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.02%) IntelliJ
12 8 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.35%) Maven
14 5 (1.12%) Ant
14 5 (1.12%) NetBeans
14 5 (1.12%) Selenium
15 4 (0.90%) Grunt
15 4 (0.90%) gulp
16 3 (0.67%) Gradle
General
1 47 (10.56%) Finance
2 16 (3.60%) Publishing
3 13 (2.92%) Advertising
4 7 (1.57%) Banking
5 6 (1.35%) Retail
6 5 (1.12%) Back Office
7 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.45%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (34.38%) CSS
2 149 (33.48%) .NET
3 136 (30.56%) HTML
4 75 (16.85%) ASP.NET
5 61 (13.71%) AngularJS
6 60 (13.48%) XML
7 59 (13.26%) Node.js
8 56 (12.58%) JSON
9 53 (11.91%) Spring
10 47 (10.56%) HTML5
10 47 (10.56%) REST
11 46 (10.34%) CSS3
12 40 (8.99%) Ajax
13 36 (8.09%) Web Services
14 35 (7.87%) Ruby on Rails
15 33 (7.42%) jQuery
15 33 (7.42%) Spring MVC
16 30 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (6.74%) RESTful
17 29 (6.52%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.47%) User Experience
4 10 (2.25%) NHS
5 9 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.35%) CMDB
7 6 (1.35%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.22%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.22%) Fintech
10 1 (0.22%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.22%) iPad
10 1 (0.22%) iPhone
10 1 (0.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.13%) Linux
2 21 (4.72%) Windows
3 18 (4.04%) Unix
4 11 (2.47%) Android
5 9 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.90%) Solaris
6 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (26.07%) MVC
3 104 (23.37%) TDD
4 87 (19.55%) Scrum
5 71 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (15.28%) BDD
7 67 (15.06%) Front End Development
8 53 (11.91%) Microservices
9 47 (10.56%) Web Development
10 43 (9.66%) Software Engineering
11 38 (8.54%) Automated Testing
12 37 (8.31%) DevOps
12 37 (8.31%) Unit Testing
13 30 (6.74%) OO
13 30 (6.74%) Web Design
14 29 (6.52%) Continuous Deployment
14 29 (6.52%) Open Source
14 29 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 28 (6.29%) SDLC
16 26 (5.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 169 (37.98%) JavaScript
2 138 (31.01%) C#
3 109 (24.49%) Java
4 83 (18.65%) SQL
5 48 (10.79%) Scala
6 45 (10.11%) Ruby
7 23 (5.17%) Python
8 18 (4.04%) PHP
8 18 (4.04%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.04%) VB
9 17 (3.82%) C
10 14 (3.15%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.92%) C++
12 11 (2.47%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.57%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.67%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.67%) Go
16 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 22 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.27%) Degree
4 11 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) CISSP
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) HND
6 1 (0.22%) SANS
6 1 (0.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (2.47%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) SDET
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.92%) Puppet
2 7 (1.57%) Terraform
3 5 (1.12%) Ansible
4 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.22%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 86 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.71%) Sitecore
3 31 (6.97%) Oracle
4 23 (5.17%) Google
5 21 (4.72%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.57%) SAP
7 6 (1.35%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.45%) HP
10 2 (0.45%) Informatica
10 2 (0.45%) Sun
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe
11 1 (0.22%) Borland
11 1 (0.22%) CA
11 1 (0.22%) ICL
11 1 (0.22%) Logi Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.22%) Sage
11 1 (0.22%) Zend
Newcastle upon Tyne
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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North East
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