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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 83 73 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 37.22% 22.46% 15.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.90% 23.17% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 31
Median daily rate £300 £369 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £296 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% +6.41%
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
219 315 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 98.21% 96.92% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 183 195
Median daily rate £325 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £485 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 53 £294 -16.07% 8
Plymouth +3 17 £325 -31.57% 8
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 62 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (35.12%) HTML
3 54 (32.14%) Java
4 53 (31.55%) SQL
4 53 (31.55%) .NET
5 52 (30.95%) C#
6 51 (30.36%) JavaScript
7 49 (29.17%) CSS
8 43 (25.60%) SQL Server
9 35 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 31 (18.45%) Security Cleared
11 29 (17.26%) Web Development
12 27 (16.07%) SC Cleared
13 24 (14.29%) TDD
14 23 (13.69%) Scrum
14 23 (13.69%) OO
15 21 (12.50%) Python
16 20 (11.90%) C++
17 19 (11.31%) Web Services
17 19 (11.31%) Spring
17 19 (11.31%) HTML5
18 18 (10.71%) Unit Testing
19 17 (10.12%) BDD
19 17 (10.12%) RESTful
19 17 (10.12%) ISO 9001
19 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (10.12%) ISO 14001
20 16 (9.52%) CSS3
20 16 (9.52%) AngularJS
20 16 (9.52%) Degree

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 13 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.57%) SAS
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.38%) CMS
4 4 (2.38%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Apache
5 2 (1.19%) Drupal
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.19%) WordPress
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.38%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.79%) MS Office
4 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.19%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.79%) Internet
2 2 (1.19%) HTTP
2 2 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
3 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.36%) MySQL
4 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.17%) QlikView
7 6 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.98%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.38%) Redis
10 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.60%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (8.33%) NUnit
2 13 (7.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.17%) JIRA
6 6 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.57%) Subversion
7 4 (2.38%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.38%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.79%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.79%) Maven
9 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.19%) JUnit
10 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (2.38%) Finance
2 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.19%) Back Office
3 2 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.12%) HTML
2 53 (31.55%) .NET
3 49 (29.17%) CSS
4 19 (11.31%) HTML5
4 19 (11.31%) Spring
4 19 (11.31%) Web Services
5 17 (10.12%) RESTful
6 16 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 16 (9.52%) CSS3
7 15 (8.93%) jQuery
8 13 (7.74%) XML
9 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.76%) Dojo
11 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (3.57%) REST
12 5 (2.98%) Apache Flex
12 5 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (2.98%) XSL
13 4 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.98%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.38%) User Experience
7 3 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.79%) NHS
8 2 (1.19%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.19%) iPad
9 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.17%) Unix
2 5 (2.98%) Linux
3 3 (1.79%) Windows
4 2 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.26%) Web Development
3 24 (14.29%) TDD
4 23 (13.69%) OO
4 23 (13.69%) Scrum
5 18 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.12%) BDD
6 17 (10.12%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.52%) SDLC
8 15 (8.93%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.93%) Migration
9 13 (7.74%) ERP
9 13 (7.74%) Open Source
10 12 (7.14%) ETL
11 10 (5.95%) Coaching
12 9 (5.36%) OOD
13 8 (4.76%) DevOps
13 8 (4.76%) Front End Development
13 8 (4.76%) Test Automation
14 7 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.14%) Java
2 53 (31.55%) SQL
3 52 (30.95%) C#
4 51 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 21 (12.50%) Python
6 20 (11.90%) C++
7 13 (7.74%) Ruby
7 13 (7.74%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.95%) PHP
10 7 (4.17%) C
11 6 (3.57%) MATLAB
11 6 (3.57%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.57%) R
12 5 (2.98%) Delphi
12 5 (2.98%) Perl
12 5 (2.98%) PL/1
12 5 (2.98%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.38%) ES6
14 3 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.52%) Degree
4 9 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.98%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.12%) ISO 14001
1 17 (10.12%) ISO 9001
2 13 (7.74%) QA
3 5 (2.98%) SLA
4 2 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 35 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) Oracle
3 5 (2.98%) Apple
3 5 (2.98%) IFS
3 5 (2.98%) Nintex
4 3 (1.79%) BT
4 3 (1.79%) Sitecore
Plymouth, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £185 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £428 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £370 to £494 per day
Posted: 5 days ago