The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 12 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 189 100 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.00% 14.12% 18.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.86% 15.08% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 67 55
Median daily rate £370 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £271 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +5.03%
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
1121 663 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.97% 93.64% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 413 218
Median daily rate £325 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 45 27
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.06%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 31 July 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 167 £375 -9.63% 42
Sunderland +6 16 £325 +22.64% 2
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 7
Developer
North East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 138 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (31.71%) Java
3 113 (30.62%) JavaScript
4 96 (26.02%) SQL
5 95 (25.75%) Oracle
6 91 (24.66%) CSS
7 84 (22.76%) .NET
7 84 (22.76%) HTML
8 75 (20.33%) SQL Server
9 73 (19.78%) C#
10 62 (16.80%) TDD
11 61 (16.53%) Finance
12 58 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (14.63%) AngularJS
13 54 (14.63%) XML
14 49 (13.28%) Unix
14 49 (13.28%) Node.js
14 49 (13.28%) Web Development
15 48 (13.01%) Linux
15 48 (13.01%) ASP.NET
16 47 (12.74%) Web Services
17 46 (12.47%) Git (software)
18 45 (12.20%) HTML5
18 45 (12.20%) Security Cleared
19 42 (11.38%) BDD
20 41 (11.11%) MVC
21 36 (9.76%) Scrum
21 36 (9.76%) VB
22 35 (9.49%) PL/SQL
22 35 (9.49%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.78%) IIS
2 21 (5.69%) JBoss
3 19 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.90%) CMS
7 4 (1.08%) nginx
7 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.81%) Apache
8 3 (0.81%) Tuxedo
8 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.54%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.54%) Confluence
9 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.54%) OpenROAD
9 2 (0.54%) PowerExchange
9 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (6.50%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (5.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 18 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
3 18 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.90%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.81%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.36%) GitHub
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.42%) HTTP
2 17 (4.61%) Internet
3 12 (3.25%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.90%) SSL
5 1 (0.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.27%) LDAP
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) PBX
5 1 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.23%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 16 (4.34%) Oracle Database
6 15 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.44%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.81%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (12.47%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.86%) Subversion
3 21 (5.69%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (5.15%) Maven
6 18 (4.88%) gulp
6 18 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 16 (4.34%) Grunt
8 15 (4.07%) GitLab
8 15 (4.07%) Protractor
9 13 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (3.25%) Eclipse
11 9 (2.44%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.44%) JUnit
11 9 (2.44%) ProC
12 8 (2.17%) Selenium
13 7 (1.90%) Ant
13 7 (1.90%) webpack
14 6 (1.63%) JIRA
14 6 (1.63%) StarTeam
General
1 61 (16.53%) Finance
2 20 (5.42%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.52%) General Ledger
4 8 (2.17%) Retail
5 7 (1.90%) Law
6 6 (1.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.54%) Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (24.66%) CSS
2 84 (22.76%) .NET
2 84 (22.76%) HTML
3 54 (14.63%) AngularJS
3 54 (14.63%) XML
4 49 (13.28%) Node.js
5 48 (13.01%) ASP.NET
6 47 (12.74%) Web Services
7 45 (12.20%) HTML5
8 30 (8.13%) jQuery
9 28 (7.59%) CSS3
10 25 (6.78%) JSON
11 18 (4.88%) .NET Framework
11 18 (4.88%) Express
11 18 (4.88%) RESTful
12 17 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (4.61%) Spring
13 16 (4.34%) EJS
14 15 (4.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.07%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.52%) User Experience
4 12 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.08%) NHS
7 3 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.81%) iPad
7 3 (0.81%) iPhone
7 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.27%) CESG
9 1 (0.27%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.27%) Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.28%) Unix
2 48 (13.01%) Linux
3 29 (7.86%) Windows
4 21 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.34%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.90%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.63%) Android
7 6 (1.63%) Solaris
8 3 (0.81%) zOS
9 1 (0.27%) VME
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (16.80%) TDD
3 58 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (13.28%) Web Development
5 42 (11.38%) BDD
6 41 (11.11%) MVC
7 36 (9.76%) Scrum
8 35 (9.49%) Software Engineering
9 34 (9.21%) Test Scripting
10 32 (8.67%) Regression Testing
11 29 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (7.32%) Data Management
12 27 (7.32%) Microservices
13 25 (6.78%) Unit Testing
13 25 (6.78%) Workflow
14 23 (6.23%) Migration
15 22 (5.96%) OO
15 22 (5.96%) SDLC
16 19 (5.15%) Front End Development
17 18 (4.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (31.71%) Java
2 113 (30.62%) JavaScript
3 96 (26.02%) SQL
4 73 (19.78%) C#
5 36 (9.76%) VB
6 35 (9.49%) PL/SQL
7 24 (6.50%) Scala
8 20 (5.42%) VB.NET
9 19 (5.15%) Shell Script
10 18 (4.88%) Python
11 17 (4.61%) C
11 17 (4.61%) Ruby
11 17 (4.61%) T-SQL
12 15 (4.07%) C++
13 7 (1.90%) VBA
14 5 (1.36%) Clojure
14 5 (1.36%) Groovy
14 5 (1.36%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.08%) COBOL
15 4 (1.08%) FQL
Qualifications
1 45 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 30 (8.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 24 (6.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.25%) Degree
5 9 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (1.90%) OCA
6 7 (1.90%) OCAJ
6 7 (1.90%) OCP
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) CLAS
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) MCTS
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.71%) QA
2 7 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.08%) Docker
3 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Kibana
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 95 (25.75%) Oracle
2 29 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.07%) Informatica
4 14 (3.79%) Kofax
5 13 (3.52%) Xamarin
6 11 (2.98%) PTC
7 10 (2.71%) HP
7 10 (2.71%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.63%) Axway
8 6 (1.63%) Sun
8 6 (1.63%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.36%) CA
9 5 (1.36%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.81%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.54%) Google
11 2 (0.54%) Tableau
11 2 (0.54%) Teradata
12 1 (0.27%) Apple
12 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.27%) webMethods
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