The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£430 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
370 187 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.36% 92.12% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 80 170
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 26
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.80 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £17.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Developer
North East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £450 - 5
Senior Developer
North East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Scala
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Back Office
8 1 (8.33%) Capita
8 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Capita
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