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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 230 125 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.95% 20.10% 21.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 21.29% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 95 60
Average daily rate £350 £350 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
874 587 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.79% 94.37% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 355 222
Average daily rate £380 £350 £282
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 54
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 191 £361 +8.23% 64
Durham +4 25 £306 -12.50% 3
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 182 (39.06%) Java
2 178 (38.20%) JavaScript
2 178 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (37.34%) HTML
4 165 (35.41%) .NET
5 163 (34.98%) CSS
6 152 (32.62%) SQL Server
7 125 (26.82%) C#
8 111 (23.82%) Oracle
9 105 (22.53%) SQL
10 91 (19.53%) jQuery
11 84 (18.03%) ASP.NET
12 80 (17.17%) Finance
13 76 (16.31%) HTML5
14 73 (15.67%) TDD
14 73 (15.67%) Linux
15 72 (15.45%) Microsoft
16 68 (14.59%) Web Services
17 67 (14.38%) MVC
17 67 (14.38%) Security Cleared
18 57 (12.23%) Unix
19 51 (10.94%) XML
20 48 (10.30%) Spring
21 47 (10.09%) VB
22 46 (9.87%) Node.js
22 46 (9.87%) Relational Database
23 43 (9.23%) AngularJS
23 43 (9.23%) C++
23 43 (9.23%) Web Design
24 42 (9.01%) SDLC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 46 (9.87%) Node.js
2 40 (8.58%) CMS
3 22 (4.72%) SAS
4 20 (4.29%) JBoss
5 18 (3.86%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.43%) IIS
7 15 (3.22%) Tomcat
8 14 (3.00%) Apache
8 14 (3.00%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.36%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.50%) Documentum
10 7 (1.50%) Drupal
11 6 (1.29%) CICS
11 6 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.64%) AquaLogic
13 3 (0.64%) Confluence
13 3 (0.64%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.64%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 37 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.22%) MS Office
3 6 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.64%) Magento
4 3 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.93%) GitHub
2 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.58%) Internet
2 25 (5.36%) FTP
3 22 (4.72%) HTTP
4 19 (4.08%) 3G
4 19 (4.08%) 4G
4 19 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (3.43%) SSH
6 15 (3.22%) SSL
7 8 (1.72%) Intranet
8 6 (1.29%) WinSCP
9 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.21%) DHCP
10 1 (0.21%) DNS
10 1 (0.21%) IPsec
10 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.21%) Skype
10 1 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (32.62%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.87%) Relational Database
3 29 (6.22%) MySQL
3 29 (6.22%) Oracle Database
4 27 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.86%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.86%) RDBMS
7 17 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (2.79%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.93%) Oracle OWB
13 8 (1.72%) MS Access
13 8 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (1.29%) DB2
14 6 (1.29%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 33 (7.08%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.65%) Subversion
3 28 (6.01%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.43%) Eclipse
5 15 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.79%) GitLab
7 10 (2.15%) JIRA
8 9 (1.93%) ERwin
8 9 (1.93%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.50%) Maven
10 6 (1.29%) JUnit
10 6 (1.29%) PVCS
10 6 (1.29%) StarTeam
11 5 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.86%) Ant
12 4 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.86%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.64%) CA Gen
13 3 (0.64%) Selenium
14 2 (0.43%) Grunt
General
1 80 (17.17%) Finance
2 24 (5.15%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.15%) Banking
4 6 (1.29%) Marketing
5 5 (1.07%) Advertising
5 5 (1.07%) Electronics
5 5 (1.07%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.64%) Publishing
7 2 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.21%) Back Office
8 1 (0.21%) Billing
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (37.34%) HTML
2 165 (35.41%) .NET
3 163 (34.98%) CSS
4 91 (19.53%) jQuery
5 84 (18.03%) ASP.NET
6 76 (16.31%) HTML5
7 68 (14.59%) Web Services
8 51 (10.94%) XML
9 48 (10.30%) Spring
10 43 (9.23%) AngularJS
11 38 (8.15%) .NET Framework
12 36 (7.73%) XHTML
13 35 (7.51%) J2EE
14 26 (5.58%) JSON
14 26 (5.58%) RESTful
15 25 (5.36%) Java EE
16 23 (4.94%) Hibernate
17 21 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (4.08%) RSS
18 19 (4.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.29%) Social Media
3 18 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.15%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.15%) NHS
5 9 (1.93%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
6 6 (1.29%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.29%) VSAM
7 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.07%) Statistics
8 4 (0.86%) Blog
8 4 (0.86%) User Experience
9 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.21%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.21%) DataPower
11 1 (0.21%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.67%) Linux
2 57 (12.23%) Unix
3 29 (6.22%) Mac OS X
3 29 (6.22%) Windows
4 19 (4.08%) Mac OS
5 9 (1.93%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.29%) MVS
7 6 (1.29%) zOS
8 4 (0.86%) AIX
8 4 (0.86%) Solaris
9 3 (0.64%) OS/390
10 2 (0.43%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.21%) Android
11 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (15.67%) TDD
3 67 (14.38%) MVC
4 43 (9.23%) Web Design
5 42 (9.01%) SDLC
6 35 (7.51%) BDD
6 35 (7.51%) Web Development
7 34 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (7.08%) Open Source
9 32 (6.87%) Content Management
9 32 (6.87%) Test Scripting
10 29 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (6.01%) CRM
12 27 (5.79%) Scrum
13 25 (5.36%) ETL
14 22 (4.72%) Mentoring
14 22 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (4.51%) Data Modelling
15 21 (4.51%) Pair Programming
15 21 (4.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 182 (39.06%) Java
2 178 (38.20%) JavaScript
3 125 (26.82%) C#
4 105 (22.53%) SQL
5 47 (10.09%) VB
6 43 (9.23%) C++
7 37 (7.94%) Ruby
8 34 (7.30%) Python
9 33 (7.08%) PHP
10 28 (6.01%) PL/SQL
11 27 (5.79%) Scala
12 22 (4.72%) T-SQL
12 22 (4.72%) VB.NET
13 21 (4.51%) ActionScript
14 18 (3.86%) VBA
15 14 (3.00%) VB6
16 12 (2.58%) C
16 12 (2.58%) COBOL
16 12 (2.58%) JCL
16 12 (2.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (14.38%) Security Cleared
2 38 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.94%) Degree
4 20 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (3.22%) OCA
5 15 (3.22%) OCAJ
5 15 (3.22%) OCP
5 15 (3.22%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.07%) PMP
6 5 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.86%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.86%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.43%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.43%) MCP
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.21%) COREP
2 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Kibana
2 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 111 (23.82%) Oracle
2 72 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.00%) Informatica
4 13 (2.79%) IBM
4 13 (2.79%) Kofax
5 11 (2.36%) Axway
6 10 (2.15%) SAP
7 9 (1.93%) CA
8 7 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.29%) Micro Focus
9 6 (1.29%) Twitter
10 5 (1.07%) Adobe
10 5 (1.07%) HP
10 5 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.86%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.64%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.64%) Metastorm
12 3 (0.64%) OpenText
12 3 (0.64%) Sun
12 3 (0.64%) Vignette
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