The median contractor rate for a Developer was £432 per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Developer
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 41.71% 32.17% 31.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.51% 34.07% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 30
Median daily rate £432 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £387 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 164 135 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 93.71% 94.41% 98.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 72 84
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -57.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Exeter.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Exeter

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 68 (61.26%) Java
2 40 (36.04%) Spring
3 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
5 27 (24.32%) HTML
5 27 (24.32%) CSS
6 25 (22.52%) SQL
7 24 (21.62%) Maven
8 23 (20.72%) JUnit
8 23 (20.72%) Web Services
8 23 (20.72%) Open Source
8 23 (20.72%) Spring Boot
9 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
10 20 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
11 19 (17.12%) UML
11 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
12 18 (16.22%) CSS3
12 18 (16.22%) MVC
12 18 (16.22%) SC Cleared
13 16 (14.41%) OOA/OOD
13 16 (14.41%) Microservices
13 16 (14.41%) HTML5
14 15 (13.51%) Coaching
14 15 (13.51%) Cloud Native
14 15 (13.51%) Python
14 15 (13.51%) .NET
15 14 (12.61%) C#
15 14 (12.61%) Dojo
15 14 (12.61%) OpenShift

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.60%) CMS
2 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.70%) GlassFish
2 3 (2.70%) JCAPS
3 2 (1.80%) Apache
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.90%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.02%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.61%) OpenShift
3 10 (9.01%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (6.31%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (6.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) SMS
2 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.80%) Power BI
7 2 (1.80%) QGIS
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.90%) HBase
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (21.62%) Maven
2 23 (20.72%) JUnit
3 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.70%) Subversion
6 2 (1.80%) Toad
7 1 (0.90%) Ant
7 1 (0.90%) Gradle
7 1 (0.90%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.90%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.90%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.90%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 2 (1.80%) Advertising
2 1 (0.90%) Back Office
2 1 (0.90%) Banking
2 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.04%) Spring
2 27 (24.32%) CSS
2 27 (24.32%) HTML
3 23 (20.72%) Spring Boot
3 23 (20.72%) Web Services
4 22 (19.82%) AngularJS
5 18 (16.22%) CSS3
6 16 (14.41%) HTML5
7 15 (13.51%) .NET
8 14 (12.61%) Dojo
9 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
9 9 (8.11%) GWT
9 9 (8.11%) Struts
10 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
10 7 (6.31%) REST
11 6 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (5.41%) Struts2
11 6 (5.41%) XHTML
11 6 (5.41%) XML
11 6 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Cloud Native
2 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Android
2 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.72%) Open Source
3 19 (17.12%) UML
4 18 (16.22%) MVC
5 16 (14.41%) Microservices
5 16 (14.41%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (13.51%) Coaching
7 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.01%) DevOps
9 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.31%) Scrum
9 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.41%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.50%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
12 4 (3.60%) Pair Programming
13 3 (2.70%) BPEL
13 3 (2.70%) Time Management
13 3 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.26%) Java
2 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.52%) SQL
4 15 (13.51%) Python
5 14 (12.61%) C#
6 5 (4.50%) Ruby
7 4 (3.60%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (18.02%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (8.11%) Degree
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.80%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.90%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.90%) Kibana
2 1 (0.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) Google
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.60%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.80%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
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