The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucester region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 22 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 20.00% 22.43% 31.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.00% 23.08% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 36
Median daily rate £425 £475 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
100 104 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 90.91% 97.20% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 74 101
Median daily rate £360 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £260 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.25 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

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 4 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Gloucester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (50.00%) Oracle
4 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (40.00%) Unix
6 15 (37.50%) J2EE
7 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
8 12 (30.00%) JBoss
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
9 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
9 11 (27.50%) HTML
10 10 (25.00%) DevOps
11 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
11 9 (22.50%) Sybase
11 9 (22.50%) SQL
11 9 (22.50%) Swing
11 9 (22.50%) EJB
11 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
11 9 (22.50%) Eclipse RCP
11 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
11 9 (22.50%) SWT
11 9 (22.50%) GlassFish
12 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 8 (20.00%) Linux
13 7 (17.50%) Python
13 7 (17.50%) CSS
13 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (17.50%) C#
14 6 (15.00%) Scrum

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 12 (30.00%) JBoss
2 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
3 9 (22.50%) GlassFish
3 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
1 9 (22.50%) Eclipse RCP
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Hudson
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) J2EE
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) EJB
3 9 (22.50%) Swing
3 9 (22.50%) SWT
4 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.50%) CSS
6 6 (15.00%) Spring
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
7 5 (12.50%) HTML5
7 5 (12.50%) jQuery
7 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) Node.js
9 2 (5.00%) D3.js
9 2 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.00%) Process Management
7 2 (5.00%) RAD
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) OOP
8 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.50%) C++
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Basel II
1 2 (5.00%) QA
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Sybase
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) Sun