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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.54% 27.38% 38.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.18% 30.26% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 34
Average daily rate
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£323 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £243 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £440 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 15
Average hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
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
271 152 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 94.76% 90.48% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 93 88
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 34
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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 -13 17 £338 - 10
Plymouth -18 4 £290 -12.78% 11
Barnstaple - 3 - -
Kingsbridge - 2 £313 -
Newton Abbot - - - - 1
Okehampton - - - -
Exmouth - - - - 2
Tavistock - - - -
Torquay - - - -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 49 (59.76%) JavaScript
2 47 (57.32%) HTML
3 43 (52.44%) CSS
4 37 (45.12%) HTML5
5 32 (39.02%) CSS3
6 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (28.05%) SQL
8 22 (26.83%) Java
8 22 (26.83%) .NET
9 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
10 19 (23.17%) C#
11 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
12 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
13 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
13 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.41%) jQuery
15 9 (10.98%) Degree
15 9 (10.98%) MVC
15 9 (10.98%) Summit
15 9 (10.98%) ISO 14001
15 9 (10.98%) ISO 9001
15 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
16 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (9.76%) Fireworks
16 8 (9.76%) Scrum
16 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
17 7 (8.54%) Web Development
17 7 (8.54%) Web Design
17 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
17 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (3.66%) Node.js
2 1 (1.22%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.22%) Drupal
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) CICS
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
2 8 (9.76%) Fireworks
3 6 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Summit
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) SMPP
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Extranet
2 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.88%) Grunt
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.22%) NuGet
3 1 (1.22%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
1 4 (4.88%) Retail
2 3 (3.66%) Back Office
2 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (57.32%) HTML
2 43 (52.44%) CSS
3 37 (45.12%) HTML5
4 32 (39.02%) CSS3
5 22 (26.83%) .NET
6 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET
7 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (13.41%) jQuery
9 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.32%) Ajax
11 5 (6.10%) Spring
11 5 (6.10%) Apache Flex
12 4 (4.88%) JSON
12 4 (4.88%) REST
13 3 (3.66%) LESS
13 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 3 (3.66%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
14 2 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) User Experience
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.66%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.66%) GIS
4 2 (2.44%) Animation
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.22%) SCORM
5 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
5 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Android
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.98%) MVC
3 8 (9.76%) Scrum
4 7 (8.54%) Web Development
4 7 (8.54%) Web Design
4 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
4 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.10%) Information Architecture
5 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.10%) Usability Testing
5 5 (6.10%) TDD
5 5 (6.10%) OO
6 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (3.66%) Time Management
7 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.66%) UML
7 3 (3.66%) OOP
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) JavaScript
2 23 (28.05%) SQL
3 22 (26.83%) Java
4 19 (23.17%) C#
5 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 3 (3.66%) Clojure
7 3 (3.66%) COBOL
8 2 (2.44%) VB
8 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.22%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.22%) VB6
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) ISO 14001
1 9 (10.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) WAI
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe
3 2 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.22%) BT
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £225 per day
Posted: 19 days ago