The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 33 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programmer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.16% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 150 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 90.70% 98.68% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 87 66
Average daily rate £375 £330 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £209 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -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 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programmer across the Devon region.

Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programmer across the Devon region.

Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Programmer
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 Programmer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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 - 2 £375 -
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) GIS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Ninject
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) NuGet
5 1 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) Google Maps API
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Ninject
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft