The median contractor rate for a Developer was £511 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 9 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 27 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 28.13% 19.75% 36.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.72% 20.25% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 22
Median daily rate £511 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.54% +12.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £511 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £68.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

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 94 79 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 97.92% 97.53% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 51
Median daily rate £500 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.13% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £43.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +26.08%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (53.62%) Java
3 36 (52.17%) TDD
4 28 (40.58%) Scrum
5 26 (37.68%) Python
6 20 (28.99%) Cloudera
7 19 (27.54%) Hadoop
7 19 (27.54%) Big Data
8 17 (24.64%) BDD
9 15 (21.74%) OO
9 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 15 (21.74%) Apache Spark
10 14 (20.29%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (20.29%) Kanban
11 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
11 12 (17.39%) Low Latency
12 11 (15.94%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
12 11 (15.94%) Analytics
12 11 (15.94%) Algorithms
12 11 (15.94%) Scala
12 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 10 (14.49%) SAP
13 10 (14.49%) RESTful
13 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
14 9 (13.04%) JSON
14 9 (13.04%) Business Analytics
14 9 (13.04%) Web Services
14 9 (13.04%) Teradata

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 (21.74%) Apache Spark
2 14 (20.29%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (15.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (7.25%) Jupyter
5 2 (2.90%) Liferay
6 1 (1.45%) Mule
6 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) SNMP
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) Big Data
1 19 (27.54%) Hadoop
2 12 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.70%) HBase
6 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.45%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.45%) MySQL
8 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Maven
4 3 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.45%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) jMock
5 1 (1.45%) Mockito
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.45%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (2.90%) Games
1 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.45%) Military
2 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) RESTful
2 9 (13.04%) JSON
2 9 (13.04%) Web Services
3 6 (8.70%) REST
4 5 (7.25%) Swagger
5 4 (5.80%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (5.80%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.35%) Spring
7 2 (2.90%) .NET
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.90%) CSS
7 2 (2.90%) Node.js
7 2 (2.90%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.90%) SOAP
8 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.45%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.45%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.45%) Flask
8 1 (1.45%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) User Experience
3 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.17%) TDD
3 28 (40.58%) Scrum
4 17 (24.64%) BDD
5 15 (21.74%) OO
5 15 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.29%) Kanban
7 12 (17.39%) Low Latency
8 11 (15.94%) Analytics
8 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.04%) Business Analytics
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) DevOps
11 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
11 6 (8.70%) Microservices
11 6 (8.70%) Open Source
11 6 (8.70%) OWASP
12 5 (7.25%) MapReduce
12 5 (7.25%) Secure Coding
12 5 (7.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) Python
3 11 (15.94%) Scala
4 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.70%) SQL
5 4 (5.80%) R
6 3 (4.35%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) Go
6 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.45%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.45%) MCITP
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
1 2 (2.90%) HDFS
2 1 (1.45%) vCloud
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Cloudera
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 10 (14.49%) SAP
4 9 (13.04%) Teradata
5 6 (8.70%) Splunk
6 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.45%) RedGate
Newport, Gwent
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day + market rates
Posted: 6 days ago