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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 77 69 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.16% 27.17% 36.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.84% 27.82% 37.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 40
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £284 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.15% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.06%
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
209 248 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.43% 97.64% 98.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 128 118
Median daily rate £330 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £27.50 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 46 £315 -16.00% 4
Plymouth +8 8 - - 1
Barnstaple - 2 £195 -
Exmouth - 2 £338 -
Torquay 0 1 £325 -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 70 (45.16%) Java
2 65 (41.94%) HTML
3 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (33.55%) CSS
5 50 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 48 (30.97%) SQL
7 40 (25.81%) C#
8 33 (21.29%) .NET
8 33 (21.29%) Web Development
8 33 (21.29%) Security Cleared
9 31 (20.00%) Python
10 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 25 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 24 (15.48%) Web Services
11 24 (15.48%) OO
12 23 (14.84%) Git (software)
13 22 (14.19%) Scrum
14 21 (13.55%) ISO 14001
14 21 (13.55%) TDD
14 21 (13.55%) ISO 9001
14 21 (13.55%) RESTful
14 21 (13.55%) BDD
15 20 (12.90%) HTML5
15 20 (12.90%) Ruby
15 20 (12.90%) Degree
15 20 (12.90%) JIRA
16 19 (12.26%) Oracle
17 18 (11.61%) C++
17 18 (11.61%) Unit Testing
17 18 (11.61%) Jenkins

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 9 (5.81%) SAS
1 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.87%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (3.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.58%) CMS
4 3 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.94%) WordPress
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.29%) Drupal
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.29%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Magento
2 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.29%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Intranet
1 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 10 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.16%) MySQL
5 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.58%) Redis
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.29%) Power BI
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.65%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.90%) JIRA
3 18 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.74%) Maven
4 12 (7.74%) Subversion
5 10 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.45%) IntelliJ
5 10 (6.45%) NUnit
6 8 (5.16%) ClearCase
6 8 (5.16%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.87%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (3.87%) Spock
8 2 (1.29%) Toad
9 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (2.58%) Finance
2 2 (1.29%) Advertising
2 2 (1.29%) Marketing
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.94%) HTML
2 52 (33.55%) CSS
3 33 (21.29%) .NET
4 24 (15.48%) Web Services
5 21 (13.55%) RESTful
6 20 (12.90%) HTML5
7 17 (10.97%) CSS3
8 15 (9.68%) jQuery
8 15 (9.68%) XML
9 14 (9.03%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.10%) Spring
11 9 (5.81%) XSL
12 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.16%) Dojo
13 5 (3.23%) Apache Flex
13 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (2.58%) Express
14 4 (2.58%) Node.js
14 4 (2.58%) RAML
14 4 (2.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.87%) User Experience
4 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.29%) iPad
5 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.29%) NHS
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.16%) Unix
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 2 (1.29%) Android
3 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.29%) Web Development
3 24 (15.48%) OO
4 22 (14.19%) Scrum
5 21 (13.55%) BDD
5 21 (13.55%) TDD
6 18 (11.61%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.32%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.39%) Front End Development
9 12 (7.74%) SDLC
10 11 (7.10%) DevOps
10 11 (7.10%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (6.45%) Build Automation
11 10 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (6.45%) Workflow
12 9 (5.81%) Line Management
12 9 (5.81%) Migration
12 9 (5.81%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.16%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.16%) Java
2 50 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 48 (30.97%) SQL
4 40 (25.81%) C#
5 31 (20.00%) Python
6 20 (12.90%) Ruby
7 18 (11.61%) C++
8 13 (8.39%) C
9 11 (7.10%) Delphi
9 11 (7.10%) PHP
10 9 (5.81%) MATLAB
10 9 (5.81%) Objective-C
10 9 (5.81%) Perl
10 9 (5.81%) PL/1
10 9 (5.81%) R
11 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
12 7 (4.52%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.87%) Groovy
14 5 (3.23%) VB
15 4 (2.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (21.29%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 20 (12.90%) Degree
4 5 (3.23%) BC Cleared
4 5 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.55%) ISO 14001
1 21 (13.55%) ISO 9001
2 17 (10.97%) QA
3 5 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 19 (12.26%) Oracle
2 13 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.16%) Apple
4 5 (3.23%) Nintex
5 2 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe