The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter 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 18 April 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 Exeter 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 38 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 36.54% 49.15% 43.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.54% 50.00% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 20
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £369 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £94.00 £38.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.58% +287.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104 116 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 100.00% 98.31% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 75 34
Average daily rate £315 £312 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.39 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.95% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £8.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.00 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Exeter

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
1 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
2 18 (32.14%) HTML
2 18 (32.14%) CSS
3 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
4 15 (26.79%) SQL
5 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) C#
6 12 (21.43%) CSS3
7 11 (19.64%) HTML5
8 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.07%) XML
8 9 (16.07%) Scrum
8 9 (16.07%) Dojo
9 8 (14.29%) jQuery
9 8 (14.29%) TDD
9 8 (14.29%) Summit
9 8 (14.29%) Content Management
9 8 (14.29%) ISO 14001
9 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
9 8 (14.29%) Adobe
9 8 (14.29%) Web Services
9 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.50%) PHP
10 7 (12.50%) MVC
10 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (10.71%) Drupal
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.36%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Summit
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.57%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Extranet
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (3.57%) MS Access
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) DTS
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) PHPUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 2 (3.57%) NUnit
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
5 2 (3.57%) NuGet
6 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
2 18 (32.14%) HTML
2 18 (32.14%) CSS
3 12 (21.43%) CSS3
4 11 (19.64%) HTML5
5 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.07%) XML
5 9 (16.07%) Dojo
6 8 (14.29%) jQuery
6 8 (14.29%) Web Services
7 6 (10.71%) Apache Flex
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (8.93%) WCF
8 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.14%) Google Maps API
9 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) RIA
3 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) W3C
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) AS400
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) Scrum
3 8 (14.29%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) Content Management
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
4 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.71%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.71%) Document Management
6 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) Change Control
8 3 (5.36%) User Stories
9 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) SOA
9 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.79%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.79%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.50%) PHP
6 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.93%) Java
7 5 (8.93%) XQuery
8 4 (7.14%) XPath
9 3 (5.36%) VBA
10 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.79%) RPG/400
11 1 (1.79%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.79%) Python
11 1 (1.79%) C++
11 1 (1.79%) RPG
11 1 (1.79%) VB
11 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCAD
4 2 (3.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 8 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) WAI
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Adobe
2 4 (7.14%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.79%) Actuate