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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 64 70 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 27.83% 27.89% 46.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.70% 30.57% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 52
Average daily rate
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£358 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.71% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £136 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
223 229 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 96.96% 91.24% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 106 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.69 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -61.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 40 £355 +10.93% 11
Plymouth -14 3 £438 +49.57% 6
Sidmouth - - - -
Tavistock - - - -
Torquay - - - -
Exmouth - - - -
Honiton - - - -
Paignton - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 5
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 39 (36.79%) Java
2 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.91%) HTML
4 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 34 (32.08%) SQL
6 28 (26.42%) CSS
6 28 (26.42%) Security Cleared
7 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
8 25 (23.58%) .NET
8 25 (23.58%) C#
9 21 (19.81%) PL/SQL
10 19 (17.92%) Spring
10 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
10 19 (17.92%) HTML5
11 18 (16.98%) Oracle
11 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET
11 18 (16.98%) XML
12 17 (16.04%) Web Services
13 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
13 15 (14.15%) RESTful
14 14 (13.21%) JIRA
14 14 (13.21%) Maven
15 13 (12.26%) MVC
16 12 (11.32%) JSON
16 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
16 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
17 11 (10.38%) CSS3
17 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
17 11 (10.38%) Apache Camel
17 11 (10.38%) Cucumber

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (2.83%) IIS
2 2 (1.89%) CMS
2 2 (1.89%) Drupal
3 1 (0.94%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Summit
2 3 (2.83%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
3 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.83%) MySQL
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.89%) MS Access
9 1 (0.94%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.21%) Maven
2 14 (13.21%) JIRA
3 11 (10.38%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.43%) Spock
5 8 (7.55%) Jenkins
5 8 (7.55%) Subversion
5 8 (7.55%) JUnit
6 7 (6.60%) IntelliJ
7 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.72%) Toad
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) Xcode
10 1 (0.94%) PVCS
General
1 2 (1.89%) Back Office
1 2 (1.89%) Electronics
1 2 (1.89%) Finance
1 2 (1.89%) Banking
1 2 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.91%) HTML
2 28 (26.42%) CSS
3 25 (23.58%) .NET
4 19 (17.92%) Spring
4 19 (17.92%) HTML5
5 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET
5 18 (16.98%) XML
6 17 (16.04%) Web Services
7 15 (14.15%) RESTful
8 12 (11.32%) JSON
8 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
9 11 (10.38%) Apache Camel
9 11 (10.38%) CSS3
9 11 (10.38%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (9.43%) Spring Boot
11 8 (7.55%) jQuery
12 5 (4.72%) WCF
13 4 (3.77%) Dojo
13 4 (3.77%) REST
13 4 (3.77%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Linked Data
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.83%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.94%) iPhone
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.94%) Animation
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) AIX
2 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.77%) Android
3 4 (3.77%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.94%) UNIX
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.26%) MVC
3 10 (9.43%) Web Development
3 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
4 9 (8.49%) BDD
4 9 (8.49%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (6.60%) TDD
7 6 (5.66%) Automated Testing
7 6 (5.66%) OO
7 6 (5.66%) Mobile Development
8 4 (3.77%) OOP
8 4 (3.77%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.83%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.83%) Android Development
9 3 (2.83%) iOS Development
9 3 (2.83%) CRM
9 3 (2.83%) Data Management
9 3 (2.83%) Scrum
10 2 (1.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.79%) Java
2 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.08%) SQL
4 25 (23.58%) C#
5 21 (19.81%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.49%) Groovy
7 6 (5.66%) VB
7 6 (5.66%) PHP
8 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.77%) C++
8 4 (3.77%) Python
8 4 (3.77%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.83%) C
9 3 (2.83%) Ruby
10 2 (1.89%) VB6
10 2 (1.89%) XAML
10 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.94%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 26 (24.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) ISO 9001
1 10 (9.43%) ISO 14001
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Oracle
2 11 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.83%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.83%) Actuate
3 3 (2.83%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.89%) Adobe
4 2 (1.89%) Zend
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
5 1 (0.94%) Google
Devon
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago