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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 104 98 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.11% 20.76% 16.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.34% 22.27% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 64 15
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£368 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £456 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £27.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
567 440 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 93.26% 93.22% 91.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 289 65
Average daily rate £370 £335 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 14 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.93 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% -9.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £34.75 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 97 £375 +9.09% 59
Sunderland -1 5 £288 - 1
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 63 (32.98%) JavaScript
2 60 (31.41%) SQL
3 56 (29.32%) Java
4 48 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (24.08%) HTML
6 44 (23.04%) Oracle
7 40 (20.94%) CSS
8 38 (19.90%) .NET
9 35 (18.32%) C#
10 33 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (16.23%) jQuery
12 30 (15.71%) Finance
13 29 (15.18%) Security Cleared
13 29 (15.18%) PL/SQL
14 26 (13.61%) Oracle Database
15 25 (13.09%) SAS
16 24 (12.57%) MVC
17 23 (12.04%) Web Services
18 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
18 22 (11.52%) Informatica
19 21 (10.99%) Linux
20 20 (10.47%) ETL
21 19 (9.95%) UNIX
22 18 (9.42%) J2EE
22 18 (9.42%) SC Cleared
23 16 (8.38%) Spring
24 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET
24 15 (7.85%) TDD
24 15 (7.85%) Dimensional Modelling
24 15 (7.85%) Oracle Database 11g

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (13.09%) SAS
2 11 (5.76%) Node.js
3 8 (4.19%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.14%) AquaLogic
4 6 (3.14%) JBoss
5 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.57%) Apache
7 3 (1.57%) CMS
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.05%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.52%) FileNet
9 1 (0.52%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.52%) CICS
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.05%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.09%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) HTTP
2 7 (3.66%) LDAP
3 2 (1.05%) 2G
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.61%) Oracle Database
2 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.19%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.19%) Base SAS
5 8 (4.19%) MySQL
6 5 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.62%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (1.57%) QlikView
7 3 (1.57%) Cognos Report Studio
7 3 (1.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.05%) Cognos Transformer
8 2 (1.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (6.28%) ERwin
2 11 (5.76%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.24%) Subversion
4 9 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.19%) Ant
6 3 (1.57%) Toad
6 3 (1.57%) JUnit
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.05%) GoogleTest
7 2 (1.05%) CppUnit
7 2 (1.05%) Selenium
7 2 (1.05%) NUnit
7 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.05%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) Hudson
8 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
General
1 30 (15.71%) Finance
2 7 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.62%) Marketing
4 4 (2.09%) Electronics
4 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.57%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.08%) HTML
2 40 (20.94%) CSS
3 38 (19.90%) .NET
4 31 (16.23%) jQuery
5 23 (12.04%) Web Services
6 18 (9.42%) J2EE
7 16 (8.38%) Spring
8 15 (7.85%) ASP.NET
8 15 (7.85%) AngularJS
9 14 (7.33%) HTML5
10 12 (6.28%) SOAP
10 12 (6.28%) XML
11 10 (5.24%) JMS
12 9 (4.71%) Ajax
12 9 (4.71%) Hibernate
12 9 (4.71%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.71%) Sass
12 9 (4.71%) Mustache
13 8 (4.19%) Entity Framework
13 8 (4.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.14%) Clustering
4 4 (2.09%) User Experience
4 4 (2.09%) NHS
4 4 (2.09%) DTV
5 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Derivative
6 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) GIS
6 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.52%) Statistics
6 1 (0.52%) DataPower
6 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.52%) Open Source
6 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.99%) Linux
2 19 (9.95%) UNIX
3 7 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.57%) Windows
6 2 (1.05%) VME
6 2 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (12.57%) MVC
4 20 (10.47%) ETL
5 15 (7.85%) TDD
5 15 (7.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 14 (7.33%) Data Modelling
7 12 (6.28%) Configuration Management
7 12 (6.28%) CRM
7 12 (6.28%) Web Development
8 11 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (4.71%) SOA
9 9 (4.71%) ITIL
9 9 (4.71%) Scrum
10 8 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (4.19%) Web Application Development
10 8 (4.19%) Problem Management
10 8 (4.19%) Integration Testing
10 8 (4.19%) Web Design
11 7 (3.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 63 (32.98%) JavaScript
2 60 (31.41%) SQL
3 56 (29.32%) Java
4 35 (18.32%) C#
5 29 (15.18%) PL/SQL
6 11 (5.76%) Scala
7 8 (4.19%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (3.14%) C
9 5 (2.62%) PHP
9 5 (2.62%) Python
10 4 (2.09%) C++
11 3 (1.57%) COBOL
11 3 (1.57%) Perl
11 3 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.57%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.05%) VB
13 1 (0.52%) JCL
13 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.09%) Degree
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.05%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.05%) OCP
5 2 (1.05%) OCA
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
6 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.09%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) OpenView
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 44 (23.04%) Oracle
2 22 (11.52%) Informatica
3 10 (5.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.66%) HP
4 7 (3.66%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.14%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.62%) IBM
6 5 (2.62%) Google
7 4 (2.09%) SAP
8 3 (1.57%) Cognos
9 1 (0.52%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.52%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.52%) Sun
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix
9 1 (0.52%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.52%) Siebel
9 1 (0.52%) Axway
9 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
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