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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South West / Devon
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 108 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.93% 41.38% 14.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.96% 42.86% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 92 14
Median daily rate £375 £381 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
203 252 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.13% 96.55% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 191 131
Median daily rate £330 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +2 50 £400 -7.51% 10
Plymouth 0 15 £335 -12.13% 6
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 76 (38.19%) SQL
2 75 (37.69%) C#
3 73 (36.68%) JavaScript
3 73 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (35.18%) .NET
5 60 (30.15%) SQL Server
5 60 (30.15%) Java
6 52 (26.13%) HTML
7 44 (22.11%) Security Cleared
8 43 (21.61%) Spring
9 42 (21.11%) Microsoft
10 40 (20.10%) CSS
11 32 (16.08%) Open Source
12 31 (15.58%) SC Cleared
12 31 (15.58%) Oracle
13 30 (15.08%) REST
14 29 (14.57%) XML
15 28 (14.07%) SharePoint
15 28 (14.07%) Grails
16 27 (13.57%) Git (software)
17 26 (13.07%) ASP.NET
17 26 (13.07%) Migration
18 25 (12.56%) MVC
18 25 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (12.56%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (12.56%) Docker
19 23 (11.56%) BPSS Clearance
19 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
20 22 (11.06%) ASP.NET Web API
21 21 (10.55%) WCF

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 28 (14.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.02%) HTTP
1 8 (4.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (30.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.05%) Oracle Database
4 17 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (6.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (6.53%) QlikView
7 12 (6.03%) MongoDB
7 12 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (4.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (3.52%) Neo4j
10 7 (3.52%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.02%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (13.57%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (7.54%) Gradle
4 13 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.53%) Toad
6 8 (4.02%) NUnit
7 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.01%) JUnit
8 4 (2.01%) Maven
9 3 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.01%) JIRA
10 2 (1.01%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.50%) Ant
11 1 (0.50%) Grunt
11 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (4.52%) Finance
2 8 (4.02%) Back Office
3 6 (3.02%) Advertising
4 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.18%) .NET
2 52 (26.13%) HTML
3 43 (21.61%) Spring
4 40 (20.10%) CSS
5 30 (15.08%) REST
6 29 (14.57%) XML
7 28 (14.07%) Grails
8 26 (13.07%) ASP.NET
9 25 (12.56%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
11 22 (11.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (10.55%) WCF
13 19 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (9.55%) Hibernate
14 17 (8.54%) Web Services
15 15 (7.54%) JSON
16 13 (6.53%) WPF
17 12 (6.03%) jQuery
18 10 (5.03%) .NET Framework
18 10 (5.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.52%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.02%) NHS
4 5 (2.51%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.01%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.01%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.01%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.51%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.51%) User Experience
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Fintech
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.53%) Unix
2 10 (5.03%) Linux
3 9 (4.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.50%) Windows
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.08%) Open Source
3 26 (13.07%) Migration
4 25 (12.56%) MVC
5 21 (10.55%) Scrum
6 19 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (9.55%) ERP
6 19 (9.55%) OO
7 16 (8.04%) OOD
8 15 (7.54%) Coaching
9 14 (7.04%) SDLC
10 13 (6.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (6.53%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.53%) ETL
10 13 (6.53%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (4.52%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (4.52%) ETL Development
11 9 (4.52%) TDD
12 8 (4.02%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 76 (38.19%) SQL
2 75 (37.69%) C#
3 73 (36.68%) JavaScript
4 60 (30.15%) Java
5 18 (9.05%) Groovy
6 15 (7.54%) PL/SQL
7 13 (6.53%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.03%) C++
9 9 (4.52%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.52%) Python
11 3 (1.51%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) COBOL
13 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (22.11%) Security Cleared
2 31 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 23 (11.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (6.03%) Degree
5 8 (4.02%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.01%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.53%) ISO 14001
1 11 (5.53%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.02%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (12.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (21.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.58%) Oracle
3 9 (4.52%) IFS
4 1 (0.50%) IBM
4 1 (0.50%) Xamarin
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