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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 83 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.48% 13.11% 13.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.96% 14.59% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 17 23
Average daily rate
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£355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £265 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £392 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
396 185 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.96% 89.81% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 79 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 23
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +18.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.90 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 August 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 August 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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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 +4 74 £363 +7.40% 53
Sunderland -5 3 £375 +36.36% 1
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 1
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 74 (39.57%) Java
2 52 (27.81%) C#
2 52 (27.81%) HTML
3 49 (26.20%) SQL
3 49 (26.20%) CSS
4 48 (25.67%) Oracle
5 40 (21.39%) .NET
6 37 (19.79%) ASP.NET
7 35 (18.72%) SAS
7 35 (18.72%) HTML5
8 33 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 32 (17.11%) JavaScript
10 31 (16.58%) CSS3
11 30 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (14.44%) Spring
13 26 (13.90%) Scala
14 25 (13.37%) Ajax
15 24 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (12.83%) REST
16 23 (12.30%) Security Cleared
17 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
18 21 (11.23%) PL/SQL
18 21 (11.23%) Oracle Database
19 20 (10.70%) jQuery
19 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
19 20 (10.70%) Ruby
20 19 (10.16%) Python
20 19 (10.16%) Finance
21 17 (9.09%) JMS
21 17 (9.09%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (18.72%) SAS
2 15 (8.02%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.21%) MQSeries
5 5 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.14%) Apache
6 4 (2.14%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.14%) WordPress
6 4 (2.14%) CMS
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.60%) Drupal
8 2 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.07%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.07%) Mule
8 2 (1.07%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.53%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) Intranet
2 11 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.23%) Oracle Database
3 16 (8.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.95%) Base SAS
6 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.35%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (4.81%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.21%) DB2
10 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (2.14%) DTS
12 4 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (7.49%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.42%) JUnit
3 10 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.74%) Maven
5 5 (2.67%) Hudson
5 5 (2.67%) Selenium
5 5 (2.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.14%) ERwin
7 3 (1.60%) CA Gen
7 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.07%) Subversion
8 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.53%) Toad
General
1 19 (10.16%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.74%) Marketing
4 6 (3.21%) Electronics
4 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.07%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.81%) HTML
2 49 (26.20%) CSS
3 40 (21.39%) .NET
4 37 (19.79%) ASP.NET
5 35 (18.72%) HTML5
6 31 (16.58%) CSS3
7 27 (14.44%) Spring
8 25 (13.37%) Ajax
9 24 (12.83%) REST
10 20 (10.70%) jQuery
11 17 (9.09%) JMS
12 16 (8.56%) JSON
13 15 (8.02%) Play Framework
14 14 (7.49%) Web Services
15 11 (5.88%) Apache CXF
15 11 (5.88%) J2EE
16 10 (5.35%) JSF
17 8 (4.28%) XML
17 8 (4.28%) RESTful
18 6 (3.21%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.21%) DTV
2 5 (2.67%) N-Tier
2 5 (2.67%) GIS
3 4 (2.14%) Open Source
4 3 (1.60%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.60%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.60%) W3C
5 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.53%) IVR
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.09%) Windows
2 16 (8.56%) UNIX
3 6 (3.21%) Linux
4 3 (1.60%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.60%) Android
4 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.60%) AIX
4 3 (1.60%) zOS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.04%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (12.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
4 15 (8.02%) Dimensional Modelling
5 14 (7.49%) Data Modelling
5 14 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (6.95%) MVC
7 10 (5.35%) Configuration Management
7 10 (5.35%) Web Development
8 9 (4.81%) TDD
8 9 (4.81%) Integration Testing
8 9 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (4.81%) CRM
8 9 (4.81%) Data Security
9 8 (4.28%) Web Design
9 8 (4.28%) Data Management
10 7 (3.74%) Automated Testing
10 7 (3.74%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (3.74%) SOA
11 6 (3.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.57%) Java
2 52 (27.81%) C#
3 49 (26.20%) SQL
4 32 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.90%) Scala
6 21 (11.23%) PL/SQL
7 20 (10.70%) Ruby
8 19 (10.16%) Python
9 16 (8.56%) VB.NET
10 12 (6.42%) C++
11 10 (5.35%) VB
12 7 (3.74%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.21%) VBA
14 5 (2.67%) VBScript
15 4 (2.14%) VB6
16 3 (1.60%) COBOL
17 2 (1.07%) Perl
18 1 (0.53%) PHP
18 1 (0.53%) C
18 1 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.67%) Degree
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (25.67%) Oracle
2 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.09%) JBoss
4 8 (4.28%) SAP
5 7 (3.74%) IBM
6 3 (1.60%) hybris
6 3 (1.60%) CA
6 3 (1.60%) Informatica
6 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.07%) HP
7 2 (1.07%) Lotus
7 2 (1.07%) Adobe
7 2 (1.07%) Siebel
7 2 (1.07%) Axway
7 2 (1.07%) WSO2
8 1 (0.53%) Talend
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) Capita
8 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
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