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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 138 48 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.70% 12.57% 14.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.47% 13.71% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 27 30
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£338 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £214 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +166.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
564 350 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.76% 91.62% 92.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 160 208
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 59 34
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.17 £32.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +6 91 £350 +7.69% 72
Durham +6 30 £325 +32.65% 11
Northumberland - - - - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (36.76%) Java
2 83 (32.81%) SQL
3 82 (32.41%) C#
4 69 (27.27%) HTML
5 68 (26.88%) .NET
6 67 (26.48%) CSS
7 63 (24.90%) JavaScript
8 61 (24.11%) Oracle
9 56 (22.13%) ASP.NET
10 52 (20.55%) SQL Server
11 46 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (16.60%) jQuery
12 42 (16.60%) HTML5
13 40 (15.81%) SAS
14 39 (15.42%) Spring
15 38 (15.02%) REST
15 38 (15.02%) CSS3
16 36 (14.23%) Finance
17 35 (13.83%) Microsoft
18 32 (12.65%) XML
18 32 (12.65%) SharePoint
19 31 (12.25%) Web Services
20 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (11.07%) Scala
21 27 (10.67%) PL/SQL
21 27 (10.67%) Python
22 26 (10.28%) Ruby
23 25 (9.88%) Ajax
24 24 (9.49%) JSON
24 24 (9.49%) Security Cleared

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 40 (15.81%) SAS
2 32 (12.65%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (3.16%) CMS
6 6 (2.37%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.37%) Apache
7 5 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.58%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.58%) WordPress
9 3 (1.19%) Mule
9 3 (1.19%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.19%) Drupal
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) IIS
10 2 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 13 (5.14%) MS Excel
1 13 (5.14%) InfoPath
2 10 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.56%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (2.37%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.58%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.16%) Office 365
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.53%) HTTP
2 12 (4.74%) Intranet
2 12 (4.74%) Extranet
3 10 (3.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) RTSP
4 1 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (8.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (6.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (5.53%) Base SAS
8 12 (4.74%) Relational Database
9 10 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.77%) MySQL
12 6 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.37%) DB2
12 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.98%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (1.58%) DTS
15 3 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.53%) JUnit
3 12 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.35%) Selenium
4 11 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.95%) Subversion
5 10 (3.95%) Maven
6 8 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.77%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.77%) Hudson
8 6 (2.37%) PHPUnit
9 4 (1.58%) ERwin
10 3 (1.19%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.19%) CA Gen
11 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 36 (14.23%) Finance
2 16 (6.32%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.56%) Marketing
4 8 (3.16%) Electronics
4 8 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.37%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.40%) Local Government
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.27%) HTML
2 68 (26.88%) .NET
3 67 (26.48%) CSS
4 56 (22.13%) ASP.NET
5 42 (16.60%) jQuery
5 42 (16.60%) HTML5
6 39 (15.42%) Spring
7 38 (15.02%) REST
7 38 (15.02%) CSS3
8 32 (12.65%) XML
9 31 (12.25%) Web Services
10 25 (9.88%) Ajax
11 24 (9.49%) JSON
12 20 (7.91%) JMS
13 16 (6.32%) Play Framework
14 14 (5.53%) Apache CXF
15 13 (5.14%) .NET Framework
16 12 (4.74%) J2EE
17 10 (3.95%) JSF
18 9 (3.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.16%) DTV
2 7 (2.77%) GIS
3 6 (2.37%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.58%) Open Source
5 3 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.19%) W3C
5 3 (1.19%) IVR
5 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.79%) NHS
6 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.40%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.70%) UNIX
2 18 (7.11%) Windows
3 8 (3.16%) Linux
4 6 (2.37%) Android
5 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.19%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.19%) zOS
6 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 19 (7.51%) MVC
4 19 (7.51%) Data Modelling
5 18 (7.11%) TDD
6 17 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (6.32%) Dimensional Modelling
8 14 (5.53%) Scrum
9 13 (5.14%) B2B
10 12 (4.74%) OO
10 12 (4.74%) Web Development
11 11 (4.35%) Data Management
11 11 (4.35%) CRM
11 11 (4.35%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.95%) Integration Testing
12 10 (3.95%) Data Security
13 9 (3.56%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.16%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 93 (36.76%) Java
2 83 (32.81%) SQL
3 82 (32.41%) C#
4 63 (24.90%) JavaScript
5 28 (11.07%) Scala
6 27 (10.67%) PL/SQL
6 27 (10.67%) Python
7 26 (10.28%) Ruby
8 21 (8.30%) T-SQL
9 18 (7.11%) C++
10 16 (6.32%) VB.NET
11 10 (3.95%) VB
12 8 (3.16%) VBA
12 8 (3.16%) PHP
13 6 (2.37%) PHP5
14 5 (1.98%) VBScript
15 4 (1.58%) VB6
16 3 (1.19%) COBOL
17 1 (0.40%) Perl
17 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.58%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (24.11%) Oracle
2 35 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.30%) JBoss
4 12 (4.74%) SAP
5 7 (2.77%) IBM
6 3 (1.19%) Genesys
6 3 (1.19%) CA
6 3 (1.19%) Informatica
6 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.19%) Adobe
6 3 (1.19%) hybris
6 3 (1.19%) WSO2
7 2 (0.79%) HP
7 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.79%) Axway
7 2 (0.79%) Lotus
7 2 (0.79%) Siebel
7 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.40%) Cognos
8 1 (0.40%) Progress
Darlington, County Durham
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 month Contract
Posted: 6 hours ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £400 to £475
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 275 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £325/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum (12 month fixed term)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 8 days ago
North East England
DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Darlington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago