The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.36% 30.89% 36.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 32.76% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 28
Median daily rate £344 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £463
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 £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 116 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 92.56% 94.31% 97.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 69 76
Median daily rate £360 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 20 (39.22%) HTML
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) Java
5 15 (29.41%) .NET
6 14 (27.45%) CSS
7 12 (23.53%) Web Services
7 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
8 11 (21.57%) C#
8 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 10 (19.61%) PHP
10 9 (17.65%) Finance
10 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
10 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
11 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.69%) MVC
11 8 (15.69%) C++
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
12 7 (13.73%) XML
12 7 (13.73%) OO
13 6 (11.76%) Unix
13 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 5 (9.80%) Web Development
14 5 (9.80%) Subversion
14 5 (9.80%) Python
14 5 (9.80%) SOAP

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (7.84%) WordPress
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) MS Access
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.92%) Ant
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.92%) FinalBuilder
4 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.96%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.96%) Hudson
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) JMeter
5 1 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) HTML
2 15 (29.41%) .NET
3 14 (27.45%) CSS
4 12 (23.53%) Web Services
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.73%) XML
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 5 (9.80%) jQuery
8 5 (9.80%) SOAP
9 4 (7.84%) HTML5
9 4 (7.84%) Java EE
9 4 (7.84%) JSON
9 4 (7.84%) Middleware
9 4 (7.84%) REST
9 4 (7.84%) Spring
10 3 (5.88%) EJB
10 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Ergonomics
1 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 8 (15.69%) MVC
4 7 (13.73%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) Web Development
6 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.88%) Release Management
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) OO PHP
8 2 (3.92%) OOD
8 2 (3.92%) Open Source
8 2 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 10 (19.61%) PHP
5 8 (15.69%) C++
6 5 (9.80%) Python
7 4 (7.84%) VB
7 4 (7.84%) VB6
8 3 (5.88%) Perl
8 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.92%) Lua
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.92%) VC++
10 1 (1.96%) Scala
10 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.96%) XPath
10 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.84%) webMethods
3 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.92%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Splunk