The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 60 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.26% 0.77% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.83% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Senior 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
674 362 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.40% 92.82% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 236 177
Average daily rate £375 £365 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +46.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 33
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.32 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior 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 Senior Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Senior 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 Senior Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 9 £350 - 7
Senior Developer
North East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) Java
4 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) XHTML
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Visual Studio
7 11 (40.74%) C++
8 9 (33.33%) Python
8 9 (33.33%) Ruby
9 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (25.93%) TDD
10 7 (25.93%) Web Design
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) CRM
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (18.52%) jQuery
12 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
12 5 (18.52%) Apache
12 5 (18.52%) Web Services
12 5 (18.52%) XML
13 4 (14.81%) Subversion
13 4 (14.81%) Linux
13 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) CICS
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) FTP
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (7.41%) DB2
5 2 (7.41%) Easytrieve
5 2 (7.41%) MS Access
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) CSS
2 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) XHTML
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 5 (18.52%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Apache CXF
7 2 (7.41%) ISPF
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) VSAM
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.41%) MVS
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
2 7 (25.93%) Web Design
3 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (11.11%) Microservices
5 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 11 (40.74%) C++
4 9 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (33.33%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.41%) CLIST
6 2 (7.41%) COBOL
6 2 (7.41%) JCL
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) REXX
6 2 (7.41%) VBA
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) CA
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 19 days ago