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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 18 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 145 104 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.32% 17.08% 20.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.84% 17.90% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 81 64
Median daily rate £350 £368 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.63
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.94%
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
1048 581 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.04% 95.40% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 347 291
Median daily rate £330 £355 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 65 14
Median hourly rate £27.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.85% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 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 25 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 -17 118 £350 -6.66% 43
Sunderland +7 17 £350 +21.73% 3
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 4
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 150 (43.60%) Java
1 150 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 108 (31.40%) .NET
4 103 (29.94%) HTML
5 93 (27.03%) CSS
6 92 (26.74%) C#
6 92 (26.74%) SQL Server
7 74 (21.51%) ASP.NET
8 63 (18.31%) Oracle
9 60 (17.44%) SQL
10 54 (15.70%) Security Cleared
11 52 (15.12%) Finance
12 51 (14.83%) TDD
13 50 (14.53%) MVC
13 50 (14.53%) Node.js
14 48 (13.95%) XML
15 46 (13.37%) HTML5
16 44 (12.79%) AngularJS
16 44 (12.79%) Web Development
17 42 (12.21%) Web Services
17 42 (12.21%) Microsoft
18 39 (11.34%) VB
19 38 (11.05%) Linux
19 38 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
20 36 (10.47%) SC Cleared
21 35 (10.17%) Git (software)
22 34 (9.88%) BDD
22 34 (9.88%) Test Scripting
23 33 (9.59%) Spring

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 50 (14.53%) Node.js
2 23 (6.69%) JBoss
3 17 (4.94%) IIS
4 16 (4.65%) Apache
5 12 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.62%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.74%) CICS
8 6 (1.74%) CMS
9 4 (1.16%) nginx
10 2 (0.58%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.58%) Confluence
10 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) Jetty
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (1.74%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.29%) Magento
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.58%) GitHub
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.40%) Internet
2 17 (4.94%) HTTP
3 14 (4.07%) SSL
4 7 (2.03%) FTP
5 6 (1.74%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) DNS
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) Intranet
7 1 (0.29%) IPsec
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) PBX
7 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 20 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.36%) Oracle Database
6 13 (3.78%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.03%) DB2
10 7 (2.03%) MS Access
10 7 (2.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (1.74%) Easytrieve
11 6 (1.74%) MySQL
11 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (10.17%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.43%) Visual Studio
3 24 (6.98%) Subversion
4 22 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.78%) gulp
6 13 (3.78%) Jenkins
7 12 (3.49%) JUnit
8 9 (2.62%) Grunt
8 9 (2.62%) Maven
9 8 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (2.03%) Ant
10 7 (2.03%) GitLab
11 6 (1.74%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.74%) JIRA
11 6 (1.74%) Protractor
11 6 (1.74%) Selenium
11 6 (1.74%) StarTeam
12 5 (1.45%) CA Gen
13 3 (0.87%) Jasmine
General
1 52 (15.12%) Finance
2 14 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.74%) Banking
3 6 (1.74%) General Ledger
4 5 (1.45%) Advertising
5 4 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (0.58%) Electronics
6 2 (0.58%) Retail
6 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (31.40%) .NET
2 103 (29.94%) HTML
3 93 (27.03%) CSS
4 74 (21.51%) ASP.NET
5 48 (13.95%) XML
6 46 (13.37%) HTML5
7 44 (12.79%) AngularJS
8 42 (12.21%) Web Services
9 33 (9.59%) Spring
10 32 (9.30%) jQuery
11 27 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (6.98%) .NET Framework
13 22 (6.40%) JSON
14 20 (5.81%) J2EE
15 19 (5.52%) CSS3
15 19 (5.52%) Hibernate
15 19 (5.52%) RESTful
16 18 (5.23%) Ajax
17 13 (3.78%) JPA
17 13 (3.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.52%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 8 (2.33%) User Experience
4 6 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.74%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (1.74%) NHS
4 6 (1.74%) VSAM
5 5 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.16%) Blog
7 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.58%) iPad
8 2 (0.58%) iPhone
8 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.29%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.05%) Linux
2 23 (6.69%) Unix
3 14 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (4.07%) Windows
4 7 (2.03%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.74%) MVS
6 5 (1.45%) Android
6 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.45%) zOS
7 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) VME
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (14.83%) TDD
3 50 (14.53%) MVC
4 44 (12.79%) Web Development
5 38 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (9.88%) BDD
6 34 (9.88%) Test Scripting
7 29 (8.43%) Scrum
8 27 (7.85%) Software Engineering
9 26 (7.56%) SDLC
10 25 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (6.69%) Microservices
11 23 (6.69%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.10%) Data Management
12 21 (6.10%) Regression Testing
13 19 (5.52%) Migration
14 18 (5.23%) CRM
15 16 (4.65%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.65%) OO
16 15 (4.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 150 (43.60%) Java
2 120 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 92 (26.74%) C#
4 60 (17.44%) SQL
5 39 (11.34%) VB
6 27 (7.85%) Scala
7 21 (6.10%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 15 (4.36%) C++
8 15 (4.36%) Python
9 14 (4.07%) TypeScript
10 13 (3.78%) VBA
11 12 (3.49%) COBOL
11 12 (3.49%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.49%) Ruby
12 11 (3.20%) JCL
13 10 (2.91%) VB6
14 6 (1.74%) Assembly Language
14 6 (1.74%) Perl
14 6 (1.74%) REXX
Qualifications
1 54 (15.70%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.47%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (4.65%) Degree
5 12 (3.49%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (2.91%) OCA
6 10 (2.91%) OCAJ
6 10 (2.91%) OCP
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMP
7 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.74%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) Kibana
2 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (18.31%) Oracle
2 42 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.07%) Kofax
3 14 (4.07%) Red Hat
4 13 (3.78%) Axway
4 13 (3.78%) Xamarin
5 11 (3.20%) CA
6 8 (2.33%) IBM
7 7 (2.03%) Micro Focus
8 6 (1.74%) HP
8 6 (1.74%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.87%) SAP
10 3 (0.87%) Tableau
11 2 (0.58%) Google
11 2 (0.58%) Informatica
11 2 (0.58%) OpenText
11 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.58%) Vignette
12 1 (0.29%) Nintex
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