The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South West / Devon
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 80 108 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.74% 40.30% 23.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.89% 41.54% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 87 20
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £303 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £31.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +13.71%

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
259 260 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 96.28% 97.01% 97.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 194 121
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 21 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 51 £425 -1.73% 18
Plymouth -2 23 £339 -11.14% 4
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Devon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 84 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 69 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (35.64%) Java
3 67 (35.64%) C#
3 67 (35.64%) SQL
4 64 (34.04%) .NET
4 64 (34.04%) HTML
5 54 (28.72%) CSS
6 41 (21.81%) Security Cleared
7 40 (21.28%) Spring
7 40 (21.28%) SQL Server
8 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
9 31 (16.49%) Open Source
9 31 (16.49%) REST
10 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
10 30 (15.96%) Oracle
10 30 (15.96%) ASP.NET
10 30 (15.96%) XML
10 30 (15.96%) MVC
11 29 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (14.89%) SC Cleared
12 28 (14.89%) Grails
12 28 (14.89%) Docker
13 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (13.30%) AngularJS
14 25 (13.30%) RabbitMQ
14 25 (13.30%) BPSS Clearance
15 24 (12.77%) WCF
15 24 (12.77%) Migration
15 24 (12.77%) SharePoint

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 24 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.13%) CMS
5 3 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.60%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) Internet
2 7 (3.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.57%) Oracle Database
4 13 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 11 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.79%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.72%) Neo4j
8 7 (3.72%) QlikView
9 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.53%) MySQL
14 1 (0.53%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 30 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.17%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (7.98%) Gradle
4 11 (5.85%) Toad
5 10 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.72%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.60%) JUnit
7 3 (1.60%) Maven
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.60%) Subversion
8 2 (1.06%) JIRA
9 1 (0.53%) Ant
9 1 (0.53%) Grunt
9 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.53%) NUnit
General
1 9 (4.79%) Advertising
1 9 (4.79%) Finance
2 8 (4.26%) Back Office
3 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.04%) .NET
1 64 (34.04%) HTML
2 54 (28.72%) CSS
3 40 (21.28%) Spring
4 31 (16.49%) REST
5 30 (15.96%) ASP.NET
5 30 (15.96%) XML
6 28 (14.89%) Grails
7 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (13.30%) AngularJS
8 25 (13.30%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (12.77%) WCF
10 23 (12.23%) Web Services
11 21 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (10.11%) Hibernate
13 15 (7.98%) CSS3
13 15 (7.98%) HTML5
13 15 (7.98%) jQuery
13 15 (7.98%) JSON
13 15 (7.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.26%) NHS
3 5 (2.66%) Internet of Things
3 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.13%) User Experience
5 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.06%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) Fintech
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.79%) Linux
1 9 (4.79%) Unix
2 8 (4.26%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.06%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.70%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.49%) Open Source
3 30 (15.96%) MVC
4 24 (12.77%) Migration
5 22 (11.70%) OO
6 19 (10.11%) OOD
7 16 (8.51%) Scrum
8 14 (7.45%) SDLC
9 13 (6.91%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (6.38%) Data Modelling
11 10 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.32%) Coaching
11 10 (5.32%) Continuous Deployment
11 10 (5.32%) ERP
11 10 (5.32%) Front End Development
12 8 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.72%) Kimball Methodology
14 6 (3.19%) Configuration Management
14 6 (3.19%) ETL
14 6 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 67 (35.64%) C#
2 67 (35.64%) Java
2 67 (35.64%) SQL
3 18 (9.57%) Groovy
4 15 (7.98%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.91%) Python
6 10 (5.32%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.13%) C++
7 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.06%) C
9 2 (1.06%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) COBOL
10 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (21.81%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (5.32%) Degree
5 8 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.13%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.66%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.60%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (14.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.96%) Oracle
3 4 (2.13%) IFS
4 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.53%) IBM
5 1 (0.53%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.53%) Xamarin