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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 50 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.83% 28.09% 36.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.49% 30.49% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 29
Average daily rate
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£389 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.28% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £455 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
285 164 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 89.91% 92.13% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 91 72
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 15
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.89 £11.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 0 34 £398 -5.35% 8
Plymouth -8 5 £300 -11.11% 3
Tavistock - - - - 2
Tiverton - - - -
Barnstaple - - - -
Bideford - - - -
Exmouth - - - - 1
Kingsbridge - - - - 1
Newton Abbot - - - - 2
Okehampton - - - -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
2 52 (46.02%) HTML
2 52 (46.02%) CSS
3 35 (30.97%) .NET
4 34 (30.09%) CSS3
5 33 (29.20%) HTML5
6 31 (27.43%) SQL
7 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
8 25 (22.12%) Security Cleared
9 23 (20.35%) C#
10 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
11 20 (17.70%) jQuery
11 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
12 18 (15.93%) Scrum
13 15 (13.27%) Java
14 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
15 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
15 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (11.50%) MVC
16 12 (10.62%) ISO 14001
16 12 (10.62%) ISO 9001
16 12 (10.62%) PHP
16 12 (10.62%) Oracle
16 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.62%) Summit
17 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
17 11 (9.73%) Degree
18 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (8.85%) JSON
18 10 (8.85%) Content Management

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (7.08%) Drupal
2 5 (4.42%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) Alfresco
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.77%) IIS
4 2 (1.77%) Node.js
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) CICS
5 1 (0.88%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Photoshop
1 8 (7.08%) Fireworks
2 5 (4.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.65%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Summit
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) Internet
2 5 (4.42%) Intranet
3 4 (3.54%) Extranet
3 4 (3.54%) HTTP
3 4 (3.54%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.77%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.54%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (5.31%) PHPUnit
4 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.42%) Subversion
5 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.65%) NUnit
5 3 (2.65%) NuGet
5 3 (2.65%) Grunt
6 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.88%) Xcode
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) JIRA
7 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Back Office
2 5 (4.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.02%) CSS
1 52 (46.02%) HTML
2 35 (30.97%) .NET
3 34 (30.09%) CSS3
4 33 (29.20%) HTML5
5 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET
6 20 (17.70%) jQuery
7 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
8 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (8.85%) JSON
10 8 (7.08%) REST
11 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (6.19%) Ajax
11 7 (6.19%) XML
12 6 (5.31%) Dojo
13 5 (4.42%) Apache Flex
14 4 (3.54%) Spring
14 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
14 4 (3.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) GIS
2 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.54%) RIA
3 4 (3.54%) W3C
3 4 (3.54%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.65%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.77%) Animation
6 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.54%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) Scrum
2 13 (11.50%) MVC
3 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
5 10 (8.85%) Content Management
6 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.19%) TDD
8 6 (5.31%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.31%) Web Development
8 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.31%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.31%) Web Design
8 6 (5.31%) OO
8 6 (5.31%) Document Management
9 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.42%) Information Architecture
9 5 (4.42%) Usability Testing
10 4 (3.54%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.33%) JavaScript
2 31 (27.43%) SQL
3 23 (20.35%) C#
4 15 (13.27%) Java
5 12 (10.62%) PHP
6 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.19%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.65%) COBOL
9 2 (1.77%) C++
9 2 (1.77%) Clojure
10 1 (0.88%) VB
10 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (22.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) ISO 9001
1 12 (10.62%) ISO 14001
2 4 (3.54%) WAI
3 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (10.62%) Oracle
2 5 (4.42%) Adobe
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.77%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) BT
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