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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 177 121 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.21% 20.37% 21.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 21.42% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 90 82
Median daily rate £350 £331 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +26.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £489 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
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
885 565 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.05% 95.12% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 353 349
Median daily rate £325 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £10.31 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -7 150 £350 +1.81% 28
Sunderland +6 19 £338 +17.39% 2
Gateshead -1 1 £350 - 6
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 161 (45.61%) Java
2 153 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (31.44%) JavaScript
4 110 (31.16%) .NET
5 102 (28.90%) SQL Server
6 99 (28.05%) C#
7 97 (27.48%) HTML
8 86 (24.36%) CSS
9 80 (22.66%) Oracle
10 79 (22.38%) ASP.NET
11 65 (18.41%) Finance
12 63 (17.85%) SQL
13 57 (16.15%) MVC
14 54 (15.30%) Security Cleared
15 50 (14.16%) Web Services
16 48 (13.60%) XML
17 46 (13.03%) Microsoft
18 43 (12.18%) Linux
18 43 (12.18%) HTML5
19 42 (11.90%) TDD
20 40 (11.33%) Spring
20 40 (11.33%) Node.js
21 39 (11.05%) Relational Database
21 39 (11.05%) Web Development
22 38 (10.76%) jQuery
22 38 (10.76%) Test Scripting
23 36 (10.20%) VB
24 35 (9.92%) SC Cleared
24 35 (9.92%) SDLC
25 34 (9.63%) AngularJS

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 40 (11.33%) Node.js
2 26 (7.37%) JBoss
3 17 (4.82%) IIS
4 16 (4.53%) Apache
5 13 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.40%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.55%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.55%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.70%) CICS
8 6 (1.70%) CMS
8 6 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.42%) Documentum
10 4 (1.13%) nginx
11 2 (0.57%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.57%) Confluence
11 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.57%) SAS
11 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.12%) MS Office
3 4 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.70%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.85%) Magento
3 3 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.85%) GitHub
3 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.95%) Internet
2 15 (4.25%) SSL
3 14 (3.97%) HTTP
4 7 (1.98%) FTP
5 6 (1.70%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
7 1 (0.28%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.28%) LDAP
7 1 (0.28%) PBX
7 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
7 1 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.05%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.67%) RDBMS
3 20 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.10%) Oracle Database
6 17 (4.82%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.97%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.83%) MySQL
9 10 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.27%) MS Access
12 7 (1.98%) DB2
12 7 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 6 (1.70%) Easytrieve
13 6 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.23%) Git (software)
3 21 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (5.38%) Subversion
5 16 (4.53%) Eclipse
6 11 (3.12%) JUnit
7 10 (2.83%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.70%) Ant
9 6 (1.70%) JIRA
9 6 (1.70%) StarTeam
10 5 (1.42%) CA Gen
10 5 (1.42%) Maven
10 5 (1.42%) Selenium
11 4 (1.13%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.13%) Grunt
12 3 (0.85%) gulp
12 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.85%) Mockito
13 2 (0.57%) Travis CI
General
1 65 (18.41%) Finance
2 21 (5.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.70%) Advertising
3 6 (1.70%) Banking
4 5 (1.42%) General Ledger
4 5 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (0.57%) Electronics
5 2 (0.57%) Retail
5 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (31.16%) .NET
2 97 (27.48%) HTML
3 86 (24.36%) CSS
4 79 (22.38%) ASP.NET
5 50 (14.16%) Web Services
6 48 (13.60%) XML
7 43 (12.18%) HTML5
8 40 (11.33%) Spring
9 38 (10.76%) jQuery
10 34 (9.63%) AngularJS
11 28 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (7.93%) J2EE
12 26 (7.37%) .NET Framework
13 21 (5.95%) JSON
14 20 (5.67%) Hibernate
15 19 (5.38%) Java EE
16 18 (5.10%) RESTful
17 17 (4.82%) CSS3
17 17 (4.82%) Java EE 5
17 17 (4.82%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 7 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (1.70%) NHS
5 6 (1.70%) User Experience
5 6 (1.70%) VSAM
6 5 (1.42%) Statistics
7 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.13%) Blog
7 4 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.57%) iPad
9 2 (0.57%) iPhone
9 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.28%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.18%) Linux
2 26 (7.37%) Unix
3 21 (5.95%) Windows
4 14 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.12%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.70%) MVS
7 5 (1.42%) zOS
8 4 (1.13%) Android
8 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.57%) AIX
10 2 (0.57%) Solaris
10 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.28%) OS/390
11 1 (0.28%) VME
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.15%) MVC
3 42 (11.90%) TDD
4 39 (11.05%) Web Development
5 38 (10.76%) Test Scripting
6 35 (9.92%) SDLC
7 30 (8.50%) Scrum
8 25 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (6.52%) BDD
10 22 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (6.23%) Integration Testing
11 21 (5.95%) CRM
12 20 (5.67%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.67%) Open Source
12 20 (5.67%) Software Engineering
13 19 (5.38%) Microservices
13 19 (5.38%) Migration
14 17 (4.82%) OO
15 14 (3.97%) SOA
16 13 (3.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (45.61%) Java
2 111 (31.44%) JavaScript
3 99 (28.05%) C#
4 63 (17.85%) SQL
5 36 (10.20%) VB
6 26 (7.37%) Scala
7 21 (5.95%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.10%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.53%) Python
10 15 (4.25%) PL/SQL
11 14 (3.97%) Ruby
11 14 (3.97%) VBA
12 12 (3.40%) C++
12 12 (3.40%) COBOL
12 12 (3.40%) TypeScript
13 11 (3.12%) JCL
14 10 (2.83%) VB6
15 8 (2.27%) Perl
15 8 (2.27%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (15.30%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.92%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.52%) Degree
4 19 (5.38%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (5.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (4.82%) OCA
6 17 (4.82%) OCAJ
6 17 (4.82%) OCP
7 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.42%) PMP
7 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.28%) HL7
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.70%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Kibana
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (22.66%) Oracle
2 46 (13.03%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.97%) Axway
3 14 (3.97%) Kofax
3 14 (3.97%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.40%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.12%) CA
6 9 (2.55%) IBM
7 7 (1.98%) Micro Focus
8 6 (1.70%) HP
8 6 (1.70%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.42%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.85%) OpenText
10 3 (0.85%) SAP
10 3 (0.85%) Tableau
10 3 (0.85%) Vignette
11 2 (0.57%) Informatica
11 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.28%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.28%) VMware
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