The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 102 97 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.42% 21.27% 22.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.23% 23.72% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 61 25
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£318 £255 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.50% -11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £458 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
421 409 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.53% 89.69% 90.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 250 70
Average daily rate £345 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £460 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 14
Average hourly rate £11.31 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.50% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.93 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 89 £323 +29.00% 61
Sunderland 0 11 £288 - 1
Gateshead +1 2 £350 -6.66% 5
Wallsend - - - - 1
North Tyneside - - - -
North Shields - - - - 1
South Shields - - - -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 78 (36.28%) SQL
2 66 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 64 (29.77%) Java
4 56 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (25.58%) HTML
6 54 (25.12%) C#
6 54 (25.12%) .NET
7 50 (23.26%) CSS
8 45 (20.93%) Oracle
9 43 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (18.14%) SQL Server
11 37 (17.21%) UNIX
12 35 (16.28%) Security Cleared
13 33 (15.35%) jQuery
13 33 (15.35%) Web Services
13 33 (15.35%) ASP.NET
14 29 (13.49%) SAS
15 28 (13.02%) Finance
15 28 (13.02%) Linux
16 27 (12.56%) MVC
17 26 (12.09%) ETL
18 24 (11.16%) SC Cleared
18 24 (11.16%) Oracle Database
19 23 (10.70%) PL/SQL
20 22 (10.23%) XML
20 22 (10.23%) Scala
21 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
21 20 (9.30%) Base SAS
22 18 (8.37%) Web Design
22 18 (8.37%) Data Warehouse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 29 (13.49%) SAS
2 11 (5.12%) Node.js
3 7 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.79%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.33%) AquaLogic
6 4 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.86%) JBoss
6 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.40%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.40%) CMS
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.93%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.47%) CICS
9 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.47%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (7.44%) MS Office
2 10 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.05%) HTTP
2 8 (3.72%) Telnet
2 8 (3.72%) FTP
3 5 (2.33%) LDAP
4 2 (0.93%) 2G
5 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.16%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.30%) Base SAS
4 18 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (4.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 9 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
14 4 (1.86%) MySQL
15 3 (1.40%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.40%) QlikView
15 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 16 (7.44%) Subversion
2 15 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.26%) Ant
5 6 (2.79%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.33%) JUnit
7 3 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.40%) Selenium
8 2 (0.93%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.93%) NUnit
8 2 (0.93%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.93%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.93%) Toad
8 2 (0.93%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.47%) JIRA
9 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (13.02%) Finance
2 6 (2.79%) Marketing
3 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.40%) Electronics
4 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.40%) Advertising
4 3 (1.40%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.58%) HTML
2 54 (25.12%) .NET
3 50 (23.26%) CSS
4 33 (15.35%) jQuery
4 33 (15.35%) Web Services
4 33 (15.35%) ASP.NET
5 22 (10.23%) XML
6 17 (7.91%) SOAP
6 17 (7.91%) J2EE
6 17 (7.91%) Ajax
7 15 (6.98%) HTML5
8 13 (6.05%) Spring
9 12 (5.58%) ODBC
10 11 (5.12%) AngularJS
11 10 (4.65%) CSS3
11 10 (4.65%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.65%) JSON
12 9 (4.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (4.19%) Sass
12 9 (4.19%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.19%) N-Tier
2 9 (4.19%) Statistics
3 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.79%) NHS
5 5 (2.33%) Clustering
5 5 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.86%) User Experience
6 4 (1.86%) Open Source
7 3 (1.40%) DTV
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) Derivative
8 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.47%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.21%) UNIX
2 28 (13.02%) Linux
3 12 (5.58%) Mac OS X
4 10 (4.65%) Windows
5 8 (3.72%) Solaris
6 7 (3.26%) VME
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (12.56%) MVC
4 26 (12.09%) ETL
5 18 (8.37%) Web Design
6 17 (7.91%) Data Modelling
6 17 (7.91%) TDD
6 17 (7.91%) Web Development
7 15 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 13 (6.05%) CRM
9 12 (5.58%) Web Application Development
10 11 (5.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (4.65%) Data Management
12 9 (4.19%) Migration
12 9 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.72%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (3.72%) Integration Testing
13 8 (3.72%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.72%) SOA
13 8 (3.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (36.28%) SQL
2 66 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 64 (29.77%) Java
4 54 (25.12%) C#
5 23 (10.70%) PL/SQL
6 22 (10.23%) Scala
7 16 (7.44%) VB.NET
8 14 (6.51%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.65%) Python
10 9 (4.19%) Ruby
11 8 (3.72%) VBA
11 8 (3.72%) VBScript
11 8 (3.72%) VB
11 8 (3.72%) C
11 8 (3.72%) COBOL
12 6 (2.79%) C++
13 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 3 (1.40%) PHP
14 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.79%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.93%) Degree
5 2 (0.93%) OCAJ
5 2 (0.93%) OCP
5 2 (0.93%) OCA
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.86%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) HL7
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (20.93%) Oracle
2 20 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.44%) Informatica
4 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.33%) HP
5 3 (1.40%) SAP
5 3 (1.40%) Micro Focus
5 3 (1.40%) IBM
5 3 (1.40%) ILOG
5 3 (1.40%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (0.93%) Rogue Wave
7 1 (0.47%) Cognos
7 1 (0.47%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
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