The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.00% 29.08% 28.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 29.29% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £540 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
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 Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 140 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 90.00% 99.29% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 101 36
Average daily rate £365 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £10.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.27%) HTML
4 22 (34.92%) C#
4 22 (34.92%) CSS
5 20 (31.75%) SQL
5 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
6 19 (30.16%) .NET
7 18 (28.57%) Java
8 15 (23.81%) DV Cleared
9 14 (22.22%) MVC
9 14 (22.22%) Linux
10 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
10 13 (20.63%) Finance
10 13 (20.63%) jQuery
10 13 (20.63%) HTML5
11 12 (19.05%) CSS3
12 9 (14.29%) Python
12 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.70%) C++
13 8 (12.70%) Web Services
14 7 (11.11%) Node.js
14 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
14 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
14 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (11.11%) TDD
14 7 (11.11%) Java EE
15 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
15 6 (9.52%) Windows
15 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (11.11%) Node.js
2 5 (7.94%) Mule
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) MS Access
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) Maven
3 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.17%) JMeter
4 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) JBehave
5 1 (1.59%) Mockito
5 1 (1.59%) FinalBuilder
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Electronics
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) HTML
2 22 (34.92%) CSS
3 19 (30.16%) .NET
4 13 (20.63%) jQuery
4 13 (20.63%) HTML5
5 12 (19.05%) CSS3
6 8 (12.70%) Web Services
7 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.11%) Java EE
8 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.94%) Spring
9 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.35%) Apache Camel
10 4 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.35%) JPA
10 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.35%) Spring MVC
10 4 (6.35%) WCF
10 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) DTV
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Animation
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX
5 3 (4.76%) Android
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) MVC
2 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.11%) TDD
3 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.52%) BDD
5 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.76%) SDLC
8 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.17%) Web Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) Web Development
8 2 (3.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.17%) SEO
8 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.17%) Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.59%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.92%) C#
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
4 18 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (14.29%) Python
6 8 (12.70%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.17%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) VC++
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) XAML
9 1 (1.59%) VB6
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.59%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) SAP
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Progress
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Sybase
4 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.59%) Sun
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Teradata
4 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.59%) Twitter