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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 117 104 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.12% 20.88% 19.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.60% 22.46% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 70 17
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£325 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.65% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £419 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £27.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
568 463 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.81% 92.97% 87.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 310 64
Average daily rate £350 £300 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 8 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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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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 +1 107 £325 +10.16% 52
Sunderland +1 9 £288 - 1
Gateshead -1 1 £350 -6.66% 4
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 66 (35.11%) JavaScript
1 66 (35.11%) SQL
2 57 (30.32%) Java
3 47 (25.00%) Oracle
4 46 (24.47%) HTML
5 44 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (21.28%) .NET
6 40 (21.28%) CSS
7 36 (19.15%) C#
8 35 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (18.09%) jQuery
10 33 (17.55%) PL/SQL
11 28 (14.89%) Security Cleared
12 27 (14.36%) Finance
12 27 (14.36%) Oracle Database
13 24 (12.77%) MVC
14 23 (12.23%) Informatica
15 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
15 22 (11.70%) Web Services
16 21 (11.17%) UNIX
16 21 (11.17%) Linux
17 20 (10.64%) ETL
18 18 (9.57%) SAS
18 18 (9.57%) SC Cleared
18 18 (9.57%) Dimensional Modelling
19 17 (9.04%) Oracle Database 11g
19 17 (9.04%) Data Modelling
19 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
19 17 (9.04%) J2EE
20 15 (7.98%) SOAP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (9.57%) SAS
2 11 (5.85%) Node.js
3 8 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.19%) AquaLogic
5 5 (2.66%) JBoss
5 5 (2.66%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.60%) CMS
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.06%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.06%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) CICS
9 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.53%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.53%) FileNet
9 1 (0.53%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) HTTP
2 7 (3.72%) LDAP
3 2 (1.06%) 2G
4 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.53%) SSL
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.36%) Oracle Database
2 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (4.79%) Base SAS
4 9 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.19%) MySQL
6 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.60%) QlikView
9 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.53%) Redis
10 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (5.85%) ERwin
2 10 (5.32%) Subversion
2 10 (5.32%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.26%) Ant
5 3 (1.60%) JUnit
5 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.06%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.06%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.06%) Toad
6 2 (1.06%) Selenium
6 2 (1.06%) CppUnit
6 2 (1.06%) NUnit
6 2 (1.06%) GoogleTest
7 1 (0.53%) Maven
7 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 27 (14.36%) Finance
2 7 (3.72%) Marketing
3 6 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.13%) Electronics
4 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.60%) Advertising
5 3 (1.60%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.47%) HTML
2 40 (21.28%) .NET
2 40 (21.28%) CSS
3 34 (18.09%) jQuery
4 22 (11.70%) Web Services
5 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
5 17 (9.04%) J2EE
6 15 (7.98%) SOAP
7 14 (7.45%) Spring
7 14 (7.45%) HTML5
8 13 (6.91%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.38%) XML
10 10 (5.32%) Ajax
11 9 (4.79%) .NET Framework
11 9 (4.79%) Sass
11 9 (4.79%) Mustache
12 8 (4.26%) Entity Framework
12 8 (4.26%) JSON
12 8 (4.26%) JMS
13 7 (3.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.19%) Clustering
4 4 (2.13%) NHS
4 4 (2.13%) DTV
4 4 (2.13%) User Experience
5 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Derivative
7 1 (0.53%) Statistics
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) DataPower
7 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.53%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.17%) Linux
1 21 (11.17%) UNIX
2 7 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (3.19%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.13%) VME
5 3 (1.60%) Windows
6 2 (1.06%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.62%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (12.77%) MVC
4 20 (10.64%) ETL
5 18 (9.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 17 (9.04%) Data Modelling
7 13 (6.91%) CRM
8 12 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.38%) TDD
8 12 (6.38%) Web Development
9 11 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.79%) ITIL
11 8 (4.26%) SOA
11 8 (4.26%) Migration
11 8 (4.26%) Web Design
11 8 (4.26%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.26%) Integration Testing
11 8 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (4.26%) Web Application Development
12 7 (3.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.11%) JavaScript
1 66 (35.11%) SQL
2 57 (30.32%) Java
3 36 (19.15%) C#
4 33 (17.55%) PL/SQL
5 12 (6.38%) Scala
6 8 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.72%) C
8 6 (3.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (2.66%) C++
9 5 (2.66%) COBOL
9 5 (2.66%) Python
10 4 (2.13%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.13%) PHP
11 3 (1.60%) Perl
11 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.06%) VB
13 1 (0.53%) JCL
13 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) Degree
3 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.06%) OCP
4 2 (1.06%) OCA
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.06%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) OpenView
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (25.00%) Oracle
2 23 (12.23%) Informatica
3 12 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.72%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.19%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.19%) HP
6 5 (2.66%) Google
7 4 (2.13%) SAP
8 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 3 (1.60%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.53%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.53%) Axway
9 1 (0.53%) Rogue Wave
9 1 (0.53%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.53%) Sun
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) Siebel
9 1 (0.53%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.53%) ILOG
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