The median contractor rate for a Developer was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport 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.

Developer
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 22 15 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 19.13% 15.31% 33.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 15.31% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 53
Median daily rate £538 £313 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.00% -27.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 110 98 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 95.65% 100.00% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 65 141
Median daily rate £413 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £71.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.91% +408.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £38.14 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £74.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Newport

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Newport.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Newport

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Newport over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Newport

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Newport

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Newport region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (66.00%) Python
3 20 (40.00%) Java
4 19 (38.00%) Cloudera
5 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
6 17 (34.00%) Big Data
7 15 (30.00%) Apache Spark
8 13 (26.00%) Scrum
9 11 (22.00%) Oracle
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 11 (22.00%) Analytics
10 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 10 (20.00%) Microservices
10 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (18.00%) Teradata
11 9 (18.00%) SAP
11 9 (18.00%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (18.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (18.00%) Business Analytics
11 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (14.00%) Scala
13 6 (12.00%) HBase
13 6 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 5 (10.00%) PySpark
14 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
14 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (10.00%) MapReduce
14 5 (10.00%) BDD
14 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
14 5 (10.00%) Jenkins

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 15 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (18.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (18.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.00%) Jupyter
4 3 (6.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (34.00%) Big Data
3 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) HBase
5 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.00%) Ingres
7 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.00%) Ant
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Toad
3 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) PySpark
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) Flask
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) RESTful
3 2 (4.00%) CSS3
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) ODBC
4 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.00%) React
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) Swagger
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) AIX
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Analytics
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.00%) Microservices
5 9 (18.00%) Business Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (10.00%) BDD
7 5 (10.00%) MapReduce
7 5 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) Kanban
8 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Coaching
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.00%) Low Latency
10 1 (2.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) Python
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) Scala
4 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) R
6 3 (6.00%) Go
6 3 (6.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Ingres ABF
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Cloudera
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 9 (18.00%) SAP
3 9 (18.00%) Teradata
4 3 (6.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore