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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 143 83 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.63% 19.58% 13.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.78% 21.07% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 62 17
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£425 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.48 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
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
723 394 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.15% 92.92% 89.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 254 79
Average daily rate £424 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 15
Average hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £20.25 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -1 129 £430 +18.62% 49
Sunderland +1 9 £265 -29.33% 3
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (32.93%) Java
2 78 (31.71%) HTML
3 73 (29.67%) CSS
4 71 (28.86%) JavaScript
5 68 (27.64%) Oracle
6 64 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (25.61%) SQL
8 56 (22.76%) .NET
9 54 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 45 (18.29%) Linux
11 43 (17.48%) Web Services
12 39 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (15.85%) Security Cleared
13 35 (14.23%) jQuery
13 35 (14.23%) SAS
13 35 (14.23%) Finance
14 33 (13.41%) C#
15 32 (13.01%) Oracle Database
16 27 (10.98%) HTML5
16 27 (10.98%) TDD
16 27 (10.98%) PL/SQL
17 26 (10.57%) UNIX
18 25 (10.16%) ETL
18 25 (10.16%) Microsoft
18 25 (10.16%) Informatica
19 22 (8.94%) Web Design
20 20 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (8.13%) Git (software)
20 20 (8.13%) Scala
21 19 (7.72%) SDLC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (14.23%) SAS
2 17 (6.91%) Node.js
3 14 (5.69%) JBoss
4 12 (4.88%) Apache
5 11 (4.47%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.66%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.25%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.44%) Drupal
9 6 (2.44%) Jetty
9 6 (2.44%) AquaLogic
10 4 (1.63%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.41%) IIS
12 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.41%) FileNet
12 1 (0.41%) CMS
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.25%) MS Office
3 5 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.22%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.22%) Exstream
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.41%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) Magento
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.03%) GitHub
2 5 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.88%) FTP
2 9 (3.66%) HTTP
3 8 (3.25%) 3G
3 8 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (3.25%) 4G
4 7 (2.85%) SSH
4 7 (2.85%) Internet
4 7 (2.85%) SSL
5 6 (2.44%) LDAP
6 5 (2.03%) SNMP
7 4 (1.63%) Intranet
8 2 (0.81%) 2G
9 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.41%) Skype
9 1 (0.41%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.01%) Oracle Database
3 18 (7.32%) MySQL
4 16 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.28%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.66%) Base SAS
8 9 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (3.25%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.25%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.63%) IDMS
12 4 (1.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (8.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.88%) ERwin
3 10 (4.07%) Subversion
4 7 (2.85%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.03%) Ant
6 5 (2.03%) GitLab
7 4 (1.63%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.63%) Selenium
7 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.22%) Toad
9 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.41%) Hudson
10 1 (0.41%) Maven
10 1 (0.41%) JIRA
10 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.41%) RSpec
10 1 (0.41%) Xcode
10 1 (0.41%) JUnit
General
1 35 (14.23%) Finance
2 15 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.44%) Marketing
4 4 (1.63%) Electronics
4 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.22%) Back Office
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (31.71%) HTML
2 73 (29.67%) CSS
3 56 (22.76%) .NET
4 43 (17.48%) Web Services
5 35 (14.23%) jQuery
6 27 (10.98%) HTML5
7 19 (7.72%) XML
8 17 (6.91%) J2EE
9 16 (6.50%) SOAP
10 15 (6.10%) ASP.NET
10 15 (6.10%) XHTML
10 15 (6.10%) Spring
10 15 (6.10%) Java EE
10 15 (6.10%) RESTful
11 13 (5.28%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.28%) JSON
12 12 (4.88%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.47%) Middleware
14 10 (4.07%) RSS
14 10 (4.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.07%) Social Media
3 8 (3.25%) DataPower
4 7 (2.85%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.03%) User Experience
6 5 (2.03%) NHS
6 5 (2.03%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.03%) Clustering
7 4 (1.63%) DTV
8 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.41%) New Media
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.41%) iPhone
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.29%) Linux
2 26 (10.57%) UNIX
3 17 (6.91%) Mac OS X
4 13 (5.28%) Windows
5 9 (3.66%) Mac OS
5 9 (3.66%) Solaris
6 7 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.63%) VME
7 4 (1.63%) Android
8 2 (0.81%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) OS/390
9 1 (0.41%) zOS
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (10.98%) TDD
4 25 (10.16%) ETL
5 22 (8.94%) Web Design
6 20 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (7.72%) SDLC
8 18 (7.32%) MVC
9 16 (6.50%) Data Modelling
9 16 (6.50%) Web Development
10 15 (6.10%) Dimensional Modelling
10 15 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (5.28%) BDD
11 13 (5.28%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.47%) Scrum
13 10 (4.07%) SEO
13 10 (4.07%) Service Management
13 10 (4.07%) Content Management
13 10 (4.07%) Open Source
14 9 (3.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.93%) Java
2 71 (28.86%) JavaScript
3 63 (25.61%) SQL
4 33 (13.41%) C#
5 27 (10.98%) PL/SQL
6 20 (8.13%) Scala
7 19 (7.72%) VB
8 18 (7.32%) Python
9 16 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 16 (6.50%) Ruby
10 15 (6.10%) PHP
11 12 (4.88%) C++
12 11 (4.47%) ActionScript
13 8 (3.25%) Groovy
14 7 (2.85%) VBA
14 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.85%) Perl
14 7 (2.85%) C
15 6 (2.44%) VBScript
16 5 (2.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.85%) Degree
4 6 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.03%) OCAJ
5 5 (2.03%) OCP
5 5 (2.03%) OCA
6 1 (0.41%) MCP
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.44%) SLA
1 6 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Puppet
1 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) Salt
2 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (27.64%) Oracle
2 25 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.16%) Informatica
3 13 (5.28%) HP
4 10 (4.07%) IBM
5 8 (3.25%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.44%) Google
7 4 (1.63%) SAP
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos
8 2 (0.81%) Adobe
8 2 (0.81%) Sun
8 2 (0.81%) Axway
9 1 (0.41%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.41%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) Siebel
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