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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 90 106 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 38.14% 39.55% 11.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.13% 41.25% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 93 19
Median daily rate £350 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £280 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.76 £43.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.97% +35.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +13.71%
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
230 257 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.46% 95.90% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 194 174
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £493 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £43.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 62 £423 +13.27% 7
Plymouth -1 14 £273 -27.33% 5
Dartmouth - 2 - -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 75 (40.32%) SQL
2 73 (39.25%) .NET
3 69 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 67 (36.02%) C#
5 66 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 56 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (27.96%) HTML
8 50 (26.88%) Java
9 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
10 42 (22.58%) CSS
11 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
12 29 (15.59%) Spring
12 29 (15.59%) SharePoint
12 29 (15.59%) Git (software)
13 28 (15.05%) Open Source
13 28 (15.05%) XML
14 26 (13.98%) Migration
14 26 (13.98%) Grails
15 25 (13.44%) SC Cleared
15 25 (13.44%) Oracle
16 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET
17 23 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (12.37%) RabbitMQ
17 23 (12.37%) AngularJS
17 23 (12.37%) Docker
18 22 (11.83%) REST
18 22 (11.83%) Scrum
19 20 (10.75%) ERP
19 20 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (10.22%) OO

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 29 (15.59%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.15%) IIS
4 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Drupal
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) HTTP
2 3 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) Intranet
3 1 (0.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (9.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (8.60%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.99%) QlikView
6 12 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (5.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (4.30%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.76%) MySQL
11 7 (3.76%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.23%) Neo4j
12 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (15.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (6.99%) Gradle
3 13 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.38%) NUnit
5 9 (4.84%) Toad
6 8 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.15%) JUnit
7 4 (2.15%) Maven
7 4 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.61%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.08%) JIRA
10 1 (0.54%) Ant
10 1 (0.54%) Grunt
10 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (4.84%) Finance
2 7 (3.76%) Back Office
3 5 (2.69%) Advertising
4 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (39.25%) .NET
2 52 (27.96%) HTML
3 42 (22.58%) CSS
4 29 (15.59%) Spring
5 28 (15.05%) XML
6 26 (13.98%) Grails
7 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 23 (12.37%) AngularJS
8 23 (12.37%) RabbitMQ
9 22 (11.83%) REST
10 18 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (9.14%) Hibernate
12 16 (8.60%) jQuery
12 16 (8.60%) JSON
12 16 (8.60%) WCF
13 15 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (7.53%) HTML5
15 13 (6.99%) Web Services
16 12 (6.45%) CSS3
17 10 (5.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.76%) NHS
4 5 (2.69%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.61%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.08%) User Experience
8 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.54%) Fintech
8 1 (0.54%) iPad
8 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.38%) Unix
2 9 (4.84%) Linux
3 8 (4.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.54%) Windows
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.05%) Open Source
3 26 (13.98%) Migration
4 22 (11.83%) Scrum
5 20 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.75%) ERP
6 19 (10.22%) MVC
6 19 (10.22%) OO
7 16 (8.60%) OOD
8 14 (7.53%) SDLC
9 13 (6.99%) ETL
9 13 (6.99%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (6.45%) Coaching
10 12 (6.45%) TDD
11 11 (5.91%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (5.91%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (4.84%) ETL Development
13 8 (4.30%) Web Design
14 7 (3.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.32%) SQL
2 69 (37.10%) JavaScript
3 67 (36.02%) C#
4 50 (26.88%) Java
5 16 (8.60%) Groovy
6 15 (8.06%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.53%) PL/SQL
8 11 (5.91%) C++
9 10 (5.38%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.30%) PHP
11 3 (1.61%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.08%) ES6
12 2 (1.08%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) COBOL
13 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.44%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (5.91%) Degree
5 8 (4.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.61%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) ISO 14001
1 10 (5.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.44%) Oracle
3 9 (4.84%) IFS
4 3 (1.61%) BT
5 1 (0.54%) IBM
5 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.54%) Xamarin