The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 76 69 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 26.21% 28.40% 41.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.34% 31.51% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 49
Average daily rate
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£335 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £31.29 £175.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% +379.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £175.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.26 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 219 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.86% 90.12% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 110 111
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 29
Average hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £175.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Devon region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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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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
Exeter 0 43 £350 -1.40% 15
Plymouth -12 7 £438 +42.85% 6
Tavistock - - - - 1
Exmouth - - - -
Paignton - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 6
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 51 (46.79%) HTML
1 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
2 43 (39.45%) Java
3 38 (34.86%) CSS
4 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (31.19%) SQL
6 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
6 33 (30.28%) HTML5
7 30 (27.52%) SC Cleared
8 23 (21.10%) CSS3
9 20 (18.35%) PL/SQL
10 19 (17.43%) .NET
10 19 (17.43%) Oracle
10 19 (17.43%) C#
10 19 (17.43%) AngularJS
11 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
12 15 (13.76%) Web Services
12 15 (13.76%) Spring
13 14 (12.84%) XML
13 14 (12.84%) RESTful
13 14 (12.84%) JIRA
14 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
14 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
15 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
16 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
16 11 (10.09%) Apache Camel
16 11 (10.09%) ActiveMQ
17 10 (9.17%) Summit
17 10 (9.17%) ISO 14001
17 10 (9.17%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.83%) IIS
1 2 (1.83%) Drupal
2 1 (0.92%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (0.92%) Node.js
2 1 (0.92%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Summit
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.75%) MySQL
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) MS Access
8 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.92%) Firebird
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (16.51%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.84%) JIRA
3 11 (10.09%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.17%) Spock
5 9 (8.26%) Maven
6 8 (7.34%) Subversion
6 8 (7.34%) Jenkins
7 7 (6.42%) IntelliJ
8 5 (4.59%) Toad
8 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.83%) JUnit
10 1 (0.92%) PVCS
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.92%) Xcode
10 1 (0.92%) Grunt
10 1 (0.92%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (2.75%) Retail
2 2 (1.83%) Marketing
2 2 (1.83%) Back Office
2 2 (1.83%) Electronics
3 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.79%) HTML
2 38 (34.86%) CSS
3 33 (30.28%) HTML5
4 23 (21.10%) CSS3
5 19 (17.43%) .NET
5 19 (17.43%) AngularJS
6 15 (13.76%) Web Services
6 15 (13.76%) Spring
7 14 (12.84%) XML
7 14 (12.84%) RESTful
8 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
9 11 (10.09%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (10.09%) Apache Camel
10 10 (9.17%) jQuery
11 9 (8.26%) JSON
12 5 (4.59%) Dojo
13 3 (2.75%) WCF
13 3 (2.75%) Backbone.js
13 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.17%) Linked Data
3 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.92%) Animation
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.92%) Open Source
6 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) DTV
6 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.92%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) AIX
2 5 (4.59%) Android
2 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.92%) UNIX
5 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
2 9 (8.26%) Automation Testing
2 9 (8.26%) BDD
3 8 (7.34%) Automated Testing
3 8 (7.34%) Web Development
4 6 (5.50%) MVC
4 6 (5.50%) OO
4 6 (5.50%) CRM
5 5 (4.59%) TDD
5 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
5 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (3.67%) Android Development
6 4 (3.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (3.67%) Time Management
6 4 (3.67%) OOP
6 4 (3.67%) ETL
7 3 (2.75%) Project Management
7 3 (2.75%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.79%) JavaScript
2 43 (39.45%) Java
3 34 (31.19%) SQL
4 20 (18.35%) PL/SQL
5 19 (17.43%) C#
6 9 (8.26%) Groovy
7 7 (6.42%) VB
8 6 (5.50%) PHP
9 4 (3.67%) C++
9 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.67%) Python
10 2 (1.83%) Clojure
10 2 (1.83%) XAML
10 2 (1.83%) VB6
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.83%) C
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
2 30 (27.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) Degree
4 4 (3.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) ISO 9001
1 10 (9.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Oracle
2 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.83%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.83%) Zend
3 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.92%) SAP
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe
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