The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Devon / Exeter
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 24.16% 34.67% 40.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 35.62% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 16
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £433 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 144 73 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.64% 97.33% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 33
Median daily rate £372 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +19.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £293 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £22.60 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Exeter

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Exeter

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Exeter over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Exeter

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Exeter

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 54 (51.92%) Java
2 48 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 46 (44.23%) SQL
4 41 (39.42%) Spring
5 31 (29.81%) HTML
6 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (25.00%) .NET
8 24 (23.08%) Oracle
8 24 (23.08%) Open Source
9 23 (22.12%) CSS
10 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
11 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
12 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
13 19 (18.27%) XML
13 19 (18.27%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (18.27%) Hibernate
14 18 (17.31%) Groovy
14 18 (17.31%) Grails
14 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
15 17 (16.35%) Customer Requirements
16 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database
16 16 (15.38%) C#
17 15 (14.42%) PL/SQL
17 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
17 15 (14.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
17 15 (14.42%) Gradle
17 15 (14.42%) Docker
17 15 (14.42%) BPSS Clearance
17 15 (14.42%) RabbitMQ

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 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.27%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 13 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.73%) Neo4j
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.92%) QGIS
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (14.42%) Gradle
4 11 (10.58%) Toad
5 7 (6.73%) JUnit
5 7 (6.73%) Maven
6 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.92%) JIRA
8 1 (0.96%) Ant
General
1 6 (5.77%) Back Office
2 5 (4.81%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.42%) Spring
2 31 (29.81%) HTML
3 26 (25.00%) .NET
4 23 (22.12%) CSS
5 19 (18.27%) Hibernate
5 19 (18.27%) XML
6 18 (17.31%) Grails
7 15 (14.42%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (13.46%) REST
9 12 (11.54%) CSS3
10 11 (10.58%) AngularJS
10 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
10 11 (10.58%) HTML5
10 11 (10.58%) jQuery
11 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (6.73%) Dropwizard
12 7 (6.73%) JAX-RS
12 7 (6.73%) SOAP
12 7 (6.73%) Spring Boot
12 7 (6.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
1 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.85%) Cloud Native
2 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (0.96%) Fintech
3 1 (0.96%) iPad
3 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Unix
2 7 (6.73%) Linux
2 7 (6.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) Open Source
3 17 (16.35%) Customer Requirements
4 14 (13.46%) Migration
4 14 (13.46%) MVC
5 13 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.65%) Scrum
8 8 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 6 (5.77%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (4.81%) UML
10 5 (4.81%) Web Design
11 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.85%) Microservices
11 4 (3.85%) OO
11 4 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.92%) Java
2 48 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 46 (44.23%) SQL
4 18 (17.31%) Groovy
5 16 (15.38%) C#
6 15 (14.42%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.81%) Python
8 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.96%) COBOL
9 1 (0.96%) PHP
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.42%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) Mapbox
4 1 (0.96%) Google
4 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin
Exeter, Devon
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