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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 191 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.71% 20.36% 23.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.30% 21.80% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 60 46
Average daily rate £361 £334 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +30.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £460
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
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
675 367 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.41% 93.38% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 239 164
Average daily rate £375 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 37
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 170 £365 +10.60% 56
Sunderland +5 7 £269 -2.27% 4
North Shields - 2 - -
Gateshead 0 1 £350 - 2
Wallsend - 1 £325 - 1
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 168 (44.33%) Java
2 153 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (37.99%) JavaScript
4 138 (36.41%) HTML
5 134 (35.36%) .NET
6 128 (33.77%) CSS
7 123 (32.45%) SQL Server
8 102 (26.91%) C#
9 97 (25.59%) Oracle
10 77 (20.32%) SQL
11 72 (19.00%) ASP.NET
12 69 (18.21%) Finance
13 67 (17.68%) Linux
14 62 (16.36%) jQuery
14 62 (16.36%) Security Cleared
15 60 (15.83%) Microsoft
15 60 (15.83%) TDD
16 56 (14.78%) HTML5
17 53 (13.98%) Web Services
18 50 (13.19%) Unix
18 50 (13.19%) MVC
19 46 (12.14%) XML
20 43 (11.35%) Spring
21 40 (10.55%) Node.js
21 40 (10.55%) Relational Database
22 39 (10.29%) VB
22 39 (10.29%) C++
23 38 (10.03%) SDLC
23 38 (10.03%) SC Cleared
24 35 (9.23%) Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 40 (10.55%) Node.js
2 21 (5.54%) SAS
3 20 (5.28%) CMS
4 19 (5.01%) JBoss
5 15 (3.96%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.69%) Apache
7 12 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.17%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.90%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.64%) IIS
10 7 (1.85%) Documentum
10 7 (1.85%) Drupal
11 6 (1.58%) CICS
12 4 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.79%) AquaLogic
13 3 (0.79%) Confluence
13 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.79%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 28 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.96%) MS Office
3 6 (1.58%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.53%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.79%) Magento
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) GitHub
2 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.33%) Internet
2 21 (5.54%) FTP
3 20 (5.28%) HTTP
4 15 (3.96%) SSL
5 14 (3.69%) 3G
5 14 (3.69%) 4G
5 14 (3.69%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (3.17%) SSH
7 6 (1.58%) Intranet
7 6 (1.58%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.26%) DHCP
9 1 (0.26%) DNS
9 1 (0.26%) IPsec
9 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.26%) Skype
9 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (32.45%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.55%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.65%) Oracle Database
4 23 (6.07%) MySQL
4 23 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (5.28%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.75%) RDBMS
7 17 (4.49%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (2.11%) MS Access
12 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (1.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 6 (1.58%) DB2
14 6 (1.58%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 29 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.12%) Subversion
3 25 (6.60%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.96%) Eclipse
5 13 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.37%) ERwin
7 8 (2.11%) GitLab
7 8 (2.11%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.85%) JIRA
9 6 (1.58%) JUnit
9 6 (1.58%) StarTeam
10 4 (1.06%) Ant
10 4 (1.06%) Maven
11 3 (0.79%) CA Gen
11 3 (0.79%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.79%) PVCS
12 2 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.53%) JMeter
General
1 69 (18.21%) Finance
2 23 (6.07%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.64%) Banking
4 5 (1.32%) Marketing
5 4 (1.06%) Advertising
5 4 (1.06%) Electronics
5 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (36.41%) HTML
2 134 (35.36%) .NET
3 128 (33.77%) CSS
4 72 (19.00%) ASP.NET
5 62 (16.36%) jQuery
6 56 (14.78%) HTML5
7 53 (13.98%) Web Services
8 46 (12.14%) XML
9 43 (11.35%) Spring
10 32 (8.44%) J2EE
11 29 (7.65%) .NET Framework
11 29 (7.65%) XHTML
12 28 (7.39%) AngularJS
13 25 (6.60%) Java EE
14 24 (6.33%) RESTful
15 23 (6.07%) JSON
16 19 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (5.01%) Hibernate
17 16 (4.22%) XSLT
18 15 (3.96%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 15 (3.96%) Social Media
4 10 (2.64%) Mainframe
5 9 (2.37%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.11%) NHS
7 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.58%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.58%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.58%) VSAM
9 5 (1.32%) Statistics
10 4 (1.06%) Blog
10 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.53%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.53%) User Experience
12 1 (0.26%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.26%) DataPower
12 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (17.68%) Linux
2 50 (13.19%) Unix
3 28 (7.39%) Windows
4 27 (7.12%) Mac OS X
5 15 (3.96%) Mac OS
6 9 (2.37%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.58%) MVS
8 6 (1.58%) zOS
9 4 (1.06%) AIX
9 4 (1.06%) Solaris
10 3 (0.79%) OS/390
11 2 (0.53%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.83%) TDD
3 50 (13.19%) MVC
4 38 (10.03%) SDLC
5 35 (9.23%) Web Design
6 32 (8.44%) Test Scripting
7 31 (8.18%) BDD
8 29 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (7.65%) Open Source
9 25 (6.60%) CRM
9 25 (6.60%) Scrum
9 25 (6.60%) Web Development
10 24 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (5.28%) ETL
12 19 (5.01%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (4.75%) Content Management
13 18 (4.75%) Integration Testing
13 18 (4.75%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.75%) Pair Programming
14 17 (4.49%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 168 (44.33%) Java
2 144 (37.99%) JavaScript
3 102 (26.91%) C#
4 77 (20.32%) SQL
5 39 (10.29%) C++
5 39 (10.29%) VB
6 30 (7.92%) Python
7 29 (7.65%) Ruby
8 26 (6.86%) Scala
9 23 (6.07%) PL/SQL
10 22 (5.80%) PHP
11 20 (5.28%) VB.NET
12 18 (4.75%) VBA
13 17 (4.49%) T-SQL
14 16 (4.22%) ActionScript
15 12 (3.17%) C
15 12 (3.17%) COBOL
15 12 (3.17%) JCL
15 12 (3.17%) TypeScript
15 12 (3.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 62 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.03%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.80%) Degree
4 18 (4.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (3.96%) OCA
5 15 (3.96%) OCAJ
5 15 (3.96%) OCP
5 15 (3.96%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.32%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.32%) PMP
6 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.06%) OCPJP
7 4 (1.06%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.53%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.26%) COREP
2 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.58%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Kibana
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (25.59%) Oracle
2 60 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.43%) IBM
3 13 (3.43%) Informatica
3 13 (3.43%) Kofax
4 11 (2.90%) Axway
5 9 (2.37%) CA
6 7 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.58%) Micro Focus
8 5 (1.32%) HP
9 4 (1.06%) Adobe
9 4 (1.06%) SAP
9 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.06%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.79%) Fujitsu
10 3 (0.79%) Metastorm
10 3 (0.79%) OpenText
10 3 (0.79%) Sun
10 3 (0.79%) Vignette
11 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
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