The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 116 53
Rank change year-on-year +72 -63  
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.28% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +11.53% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.50 £18.66
% change year-on-year +76.47% +36.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 332 1154 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.05% 88.09% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 757 335
Median daily rate £360 £321 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -12.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 64
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.92% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Web 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Web Development
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
4 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
4 9 (69.23%) CSS3
4 9 (69.23%) Front End Development
4 9 (69.23%) JSON
4 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) Ajax
5 7 (53.85%) Web Design
5 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (15.38%) Service Design
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) SignalR
8 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
8 1 (7.69%) OpenLayers
8 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
8 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Node.js
8 1 (7.69%) Degree

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
4 9 (69.23%) CSS3
4 9 (69.23%) JSON
4 9 (69.23%) RESTful
5 7 (53.85%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.69%) Laravel
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) OpenLayers
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) SignalR
7 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Web Development
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Front End Development
3 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (53.85%) Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Service Design
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle