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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 85 80 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.56% 20.36% 11.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.02% 21.92% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 58 13
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£363 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £236 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £408 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
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
566 365 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.27% 92.88% 92.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 242 75
Average daily rate £373 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £426 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 19 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.88 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £33.75 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -5 78 £375 +15.38% 52
Sunderland -5 4 £265 -29.33% 4
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 64 (31.68%) JavaScript
1 64 (31.68%) SQL
2 57 (28.22%) Java
3 53 (26.24%) HTML
4 51 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (23.27%) .NET
6 46 (22.77%) Oracle
6 46 (22.77%) CSS
7 44 (21.78%) C#
8 36 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (17.82%) Finance
9 35 (17.33%) jQuery
10 34 (16.83%) Web Services
11 31 (15.35%) MVC
12 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
12 30 (14.85%) PL/SQL
13 29 (14.36%) Security Cleared
14 25 (12.38%) Oracle Database
15 23 (11.39%) ETL
15 23 (11.39%) Informatica
16 21 (10.40%) SAS
16 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
17 20 (9.90%) Linux
18 18 (8.91%) SC Cleared
19 17 (8.42%) UNIX
19 17 (8.42%) AngularJS
20 16 (7.92%) Data Modelling
20 16 (7.92%) TDD
20 16 (7.92%) Spring
21 15 (7.43%) Dimensional Modelling

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 21 (10.40%) SAS
2 10 (4.95%) Node.js
3 7 (3.47%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.97%) JBoss
4 6 (2.97%) AquaLogic
5 5 (2.48%) Apache
5 5 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.98%) CMS
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.50%) WordPress
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.50%) Drupal
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) Exstream Dialogue
8 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) FileNet
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) Fireworks
2 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.49%) Exstream
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.50%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.46%) HTTP
2 7 (3.47%) LDAP
3 2 (0.99%) 2G
4 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.38%) Oracle Database
3 15 (7.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.95%) MySQL
5 9 (4.46%) Base SAS
5 9 (4.46%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.97%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (1.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.94%) ERwin
1 12 (5.94%) Git (software)
1 12 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.95%) Subversion
3 8 (3.96%) Ant
4 3 (1.49%) JUnit
4 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.49%) Selenium
4 3 (1.49%) Toad
5 2 (0.99%) GoogleTest
5 2 (0.99%) CppUnit
5 2 (0.99%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.99%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.99%) NUnit
6 1 (0.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.50%) Hudson
6 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
General
1 36 (17.82%) Finance
2 8 (3.96%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.48%) Marketing
4 4 (1.98%) Electronics
4 4 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.24%) HTML
2 47 (23.27%) .NET
3 46 (22.77%) CSS
4 35 (17.33%) jQuery
5 34 (16.83%) Web Services
6 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
7 17 (8.42%) AngularJS
8 16 (7.92%) Spring
9 15 (7.43%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.43%) XML
9 15 (7.43%) J2EE
9 15 (7.43%) HTML5
10 14 (6.93%) SOAP
11 11 (5.45%) JMS
11 11 (5.45%) Entity Framework
12 10 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (4.95%) Ajax
13 9 (4.46%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.46%) Sass
13 9 (4.46%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.97%) Clustering
3 4 (1.98%) NHS
3 4 (1.98%) DTV
4 3 (1.49%) User Experience
4 3 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.99%) Derivative
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.50%) DataPower
6 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.50%) GIS
6 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.90%) Linux
2 17 (8.42%) UNIX
3 8 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.97%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.48%) Windows
6 3 (1.49%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.35%) MVC
4 23 (11.39%) ETL
5 16 (7.92%) Data Modelling
5 16 (7.92%) TDD
6 15 (7.43%) Dimensional Modelling
7 14 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (6.93%) Web Development
8 12 (5.94%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.45%) CRM
9 11 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.95%) SDLC
11 9 (4.46%) OO
11 9 (4.46%) ITIL
11 9 (4.46%) SOA
11 9 (4.46%) Web Design
11 9 (4.46%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.96%) Web Application Development
12 8 (3.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.68%) JavaScript
1 64 (31.68%) SQL
2 57 (28.22%) Java
3 44 (21.78%) C#
4 30 (14.85%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.95%) Scala
6 9 (4.46%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.97%) PHP
7 6 (2.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (2.48%) C
8 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.48%) Python
9 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.98%) C++
10 3 (1.49%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.49%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.99%) Perl
11 2 (0.99%) VB
11 2 (0.99%) Ruby
12 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (14.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.48%) Degree
4 4 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.49%) OCAJ
5 3 (1.49%) OCP
5 3 (1.49%) OCA
6 1 (0.50%) MCP
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) SLA
2 7 (3.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) OpenView
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (22.77%) Oracle
2 23 (11.39%) Informatica
3 12 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.95%) HP
5 7 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.97%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.97%) IBM
7 5 (2.48%) Google
8 4 (1.98%) SAP
9 3 (1.49%) Cognos
10 1 (0.50%) Siebel
10 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix
10 1 (0.50%) Sun
10 1 (0.50%) Axway
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.50%) SaltStack
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