The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Exeter region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 15 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.70% 4.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.89% 4.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £356 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 171 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 97.83% 97.71% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 95 97
Median daily rate £315 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £171 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £35.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.74% +82.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £19.76 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Exeter region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Software 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 Exeter region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) Open Source
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) Dojo
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
6 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
6 5 (35.71%) ISO 14001
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) BC Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) NUnit
9 2 (14.29%) C++
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (14.29%) BDD
9 2 (14.29%) CMS
10 1 (7.14%) R
10 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
10 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) CSS3
3 8 (57.14%) Dojo
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) BC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 14001
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA