The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 69 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.80% 12.81% 11.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.54% 14.05% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 23
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £381 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
336 185 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.55% 91.13% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 81 176
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 30
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -30.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £17.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
North East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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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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 +2 62 £313 -3.84% 69
Sunderland -3 6 £375 +36.36% 4
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 4
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 77 (42.31%) Oracle
2 60 (32.97%) Java
3 51 (28.02%) SQL Server
3 51 (28.02%) .NET
4 48 (26.37%) HTML
5 44 (24.18%) SQL
6 42 (23.08%) CSS
7 38 (20.88%) JavaScript
8 37 (20.33%) ASP.NET
9 36 (19.78%) C#
9 36 (19.78%) SAS
9 36 (19.78%) Security Cleared
10 35 (19.23%) Finance
11 33 (18.13%) Relational Database
12 32 (17.58%) Manufacturing
12 32 (17.58%) RDBMS
12 32 (17.58%) Integration Testing
13 29 (15.93%) Test Scripting
14 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
14 27 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
16 24 (13.19%) HTML5
17 23 (12.64%) UNIX
18 22 (12.09%) PL/SQL
19 21 (11.54%) JBoss
19 21 (11.54%) SharePoint
19 21 (11.54%) jQuery
19 21 (11.54%) Spring
19 21 (11.54%) Oracle Database
20 20 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 36 (19.78%) SAS
2 21 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 15 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 14 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (4.95%) Tuxedo
6 8 (4.40%) Mule
7 7 (3.85%) LiveCycle
8 6 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.75%) Drupal
10 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.65%) Apache
11 3 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
12 2 (1.10%) WordPress
12 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.55%) FileNet
13 1 (0.55%) CMS
13 1 (0.55%) IIS
13 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.55%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.85%) Intranet
2 5 (2.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) LDAP
3 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.02%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.13%) Relational Database
3 32 (17.58%) RDBMS
4 21 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 20 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (9.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (7.69%) Base SAS
10 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.20%) DTS
14 3 (1.65%) MySQL
14 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (1.65%) InterSystems Cache
15 2 (1.10%) DB2
16 1 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.14%) Maven
3 9 (4.95%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.40%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.40%) Subversion
4 8 (4.40%) JUnit
5 5 (2.75%) ERwin
5 5 (2.75%) Selenium
5 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.75%) Hudson
6 3 (1.65%) CA Gen
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.55%) Toad
8 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 32 (17.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.30%) Marketing
4 5 (2.75%) Electronics
4 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 2 (1.10%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.02%) .NET
2 48 (26.37%) HTML
3 42 (23.08%) CSS
4 37 (20.33%) ASP.NET
5 24 (13.19%) HTML5
6 21 (11.54%) Spring
6 21 (11.54%) jQuery
7 19 (10.44%) Middleware
8 18 (9.89%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (9.34%) CSS3
10 15 (8.24%) Play Framework
10 15 (8.24%) Ajax
10 15 (8.24%) XML
11 12 (6.59%) JMS
12 10 (5.49%) Web Services
12 10 (5.49%) Apache CXF
13 8 (4.40%) REST
13 8 (4.40%) XSLT
14 6 (3.30%) J2EE
14 6 (3.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.75%) GIS
1 5 (2.75%) DTV
2 4 (2.20%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.65%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.55%) NHS
5 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.55%) IVR
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.55%) Open Source
5 1 (0.55%) iPad
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.64%) UNIX
2 17 (9.34%) Linux
3 15 (8.24%) Windows
4 10 (5.49%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.20%) Android
7 3 (1.65%) zOS
7 3 (1.65%) AIX
7 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.55%) VME
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) Integration Testing
2 29 (15.93%) Test Scripting
3 27 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (9.89%) CRM
4 18 (9.89%) Unit Testing
5 16 (8.79%) Dimensional Modelling
5 16 (8.79%) SOA
6 15 (8.24%) Data Modelling
7 14 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.59%) MVC
10 10 (5.49%) Data Security
11 9 (4.95%) OO
11 9 (4.95%) TDD
12 8 (4.40%) Web Development
12 8 (4.40%) Configuration Management
13 6 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.75%) Software Engineering
14 5 (2.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (32.97%) Java
2 44 (24.18%) SQL
3 38 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 36 (19.78%) C#
5 22 (12.09%) PL/SQL
6 20 (10.99%) VB.NET
7 10 (5.49%) Scala
8 7 (3.85%) C++
9 6 (3.30%) PHP
9 6 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.20%) VB
10 4 (2.20%) COBOL
10 4 (2.20%) VB6
11 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 1 (0.55%) VBA
12 1 (0.55%) VC++
12 1 (0.55%) Python
12 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (19.78%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.24%) Degree
4 3 (1.65%) OCAJ
4 3 (1.65%) OCP
4 3 (1.65%) OCA
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 77 (42.31%) Oracle
2 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.54%) JBoss
4 10 (5.49%) TIBCO
5 8 (4.40%) Adobe
5 8 (4.40%) WSO2
6 7 (3.85%) SAP
6 7 (3.85%) IBM
7 4 (2.20%) Informatica
8 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.65%) CA
8 3 (1.65%) hybris
9 2 (1.10%) Axway
9 2 (1.10%) Siebel
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.55%) Sun
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) Genesys
10 1 (0.55%) Apple
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