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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 65 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.95% 26.26% 26.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.66% 27.27% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 44
Median daily rate £300 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £288 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £425 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
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 £41.13 £37.04 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.02% +7.36%
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
212 286 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.70% 96.30% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 150 159
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 44 £300 -20.00% 8
Plymouth +7 8 - - 4
Barnstaple - 2 £195 -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (41.86%) HTML
2 45 (34.88%) Java
3 44 (34.11%) SQL
3 44 (34.11%) CSS
4 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 38 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (24.81%) .NET
7 31 (24.03%) C#
8 30 (23.26%) Web Development
9 25 (19.38%) Python
10 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
12 20 (15.50%) HTML5
13 17 (13.18%) TDD
13 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
13 17 (13.18%) CSS3
13 17 (13.18%) SC Cleared
14 16 (12.40%) OO
14 16 (12.40%) Web Services
15 15 (11.63%) Scrum
15 15 (11.63%) QA
15 15 (11.63%) jQuery
15 15 (11.63%) RESTful
16 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
16 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
16 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
16 14 (10.85%) Ruby
16 14 (10.85%) C++
17 13 (10.08%) Oracle
17 13 (10.08%) Git (software)

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 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.43%) SAS
3 5 (3.88%) CMS
3 5 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.33%) Drupal
4 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.33%) WordPress
5 2 (1.55%) Apache
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.33%) MS Office
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (6.98%) MySQL
3 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.10%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.10%) Redis
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.78%) DB2
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.78%) QlikView
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.20%) JIRA
2 8 (6.20%) Subversion
3 7 (5.43%) NUnit
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.10%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.10%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.55%) Maven
6 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (3.10%) Finance
2 2 (1.55%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) Back Office
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.86%) HTML
2 44 (34.11%) CSS
3 32 (24.81%) .NET
4 20 (15.50%) HTML5
5 17 (13.18%) CSS3
6 16 (12.40%) Web Services
7 15 (11.63%) jQuery
7 15 (11.63%) RESTful
8 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
9 11 (8.53%) Spring
10 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET
10 10 (7.75%) XML
11 8 (6.20%) Dojo
12 5 (3.88%) Apache Flex
12 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (3.88%) XSL
13 4 (3.10%) Ajax
13 4 (3.10%) Express
13 4 (3.10%) Node.js
13 4 (3.10%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.65%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.88%) User Experience
4 4 (3.10%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.55%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Unix
2 3 (2.33%) Windows
3 2 (1.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Android
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (23.26%) Web Development
3 17 (13.18%) TDD
4 16 (12.40%) OO
5 15 (11.63%) Scrum
6 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
6 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
7 12 (9.30%) BDD
8 10 (7.75%) Migration
9 9 (6.98%) DevOps
9 9 (6.98%) Front End Development
10 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (6.20%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (6.20%) Open Source
11 7 (5.43%) Line Management
11 7 (5.43%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (5.43%) SDLC
12 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.65%) ETL
12 6 (4.65%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.88%) Java
2 44 (34.11%) SQL
3 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.03%) C#
5 25 (19.38%) Python
6 14 (10.85%) C++
6 14 (10.85%) Ruby
7 12 (9.30%) PHP
8 8 (6.20%) C
8 8 (6.20%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.43%) MATLAB
9 7 (5.43%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.43%) R
9 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.65%) Delphi
11 5 (3.88%) Perl
11 5 (3.88%) PL/1
11 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.10%) ES6
12 4 (3.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.30%) Degree
4 5 (3.88%) BC Cleared
5 4 (3.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.63%) QA
2 12 (9.30%) ISO 14001
2 12 (9.30%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.10%) SLA
4 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.08%) Oracle
3 6 (4.65%) Apple
4 5 (3.88%) Nintex
5 3 (2.33%) BT
5 3 (2.33%) Sitecore
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