The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 68 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 25.47% 28.67% 31.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.98% 29.05% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £331 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £424 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 148 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 91.01% 98.67% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 84 67
Average daily rate £375 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.70 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
South West

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 49 £375 +7.14% 10
Plymouth -5 4 £300 -14.28% 9
Tavistock - - - - 1
Tiverton - - - -
Bideford - - - -
Kingsbridge - - - - 1
Newton Abbot - - - - 1
Okehampton - - - -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 57 (45.60%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.60%) HTML
2 47 (37.60%) CSS
3 37 (29.60%) .NET
4 33 (26.40%) SQL
5 30 (24.00%) CSS3
6 29 (23.20%) HTML5
7 28 (22.40%) Security Cleared
8 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
9 23 (18.40%) Scrum
10 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
11 21 (16.80%) C#
12 20 (16.00%) jQuery
13 17 (13.60%) PHP
13 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
13 17 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
15 14 (11.20%) Summit
15 14 (11.20%) Java
15 14 (11.20%) ISO 14001
15 14 (11.20%) ISO 9001
16 12 (9.60%) Oracle
16 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
17 11 (8.80%) MVC
18 10 (8.00%) Finance
18 10 (8.00%) JSON
18 10 (8.00%) Content Management
18 10 (8.00%) Automated Testing
18 10 (8.00%) REST
18 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (7.20%) Drupal
2 7 (5.60%) Alfresco
3 5 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.00%) CMS
4 4 (3.20%) Node.js
5 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) CICS
7 1 (0.80%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.40%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Summit
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Office 365
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) Internet
2 6 (4.80%) Intranet
3 5 (4.00%) HTTP
3 5 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.20%) Extranet
5 2 (1.60%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) MySQL
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.40%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.60%) Subversion
3 6 (4.80%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.20%) NuGet
4 4 (3.20%) ReSharper
4 4 (3.20%) NUnit
5 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.60%) Xcode
5 2 (1.60%) Grunt
5 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.80%) Selenium
6 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Back Office
2 5 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.60%) HTML
1 47 (37.60%) CSS
2 37 (29.60%) .NET
3 30 (24.00%) CSS3
4 29 (23.20%) HTML5
5 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
6 20 (16.00%) jQuery
7 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (8.00%) REST
8 10 (8.00%) JSON
9 9 (7.20%) Apache Flex
9 9 (7.20%) XML
10 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (4.80%) Ajax
12 5 (4.00%) Spring
12 5 (4.00%) Dojo
12 5 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (4.00%) Google Maps API
13 4 (3.20%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.20%) W3C
3 4 (3.20%) GIS
3 4 (3.20%) RIA
4 3 (2.40%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.80%) Animation
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Android
2 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Scrum
2 17 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.80%) MVC
4 10 (8.00%) Content Management
4 10 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (7.20%) TDD
5 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.60%) Document Management
7 6 (4.80%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
7 6 (4.80%) Time Management
7 6 (4.80%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.80%) User Stories
8 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.20%) OOP
9 4 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.40%) OO
10 3 (2.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.60%) JavaScript
2 33 (26.40%) SQL
3 21 (16.80%) C#
4 17 (13.60%) PHP
5 14 (11.20%) Java
6 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.40%) C++
9 3 (2.40%) COBOL
9 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.80%) VB6
10 1 (0.80%) Clojure
10 1 (0.80%) VBA
10 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.60%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) ISO 9001
1 14 (11.20%) ISO 14001
2 5 (4.00%) QA
3 4 (3.20%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (9.60%) Oracle
2 9 (7.20%) Adobe
3 4 (3.20%) Google
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.80%) Actuate
5 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.80%) Twitter
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